Sonni Pacheco is known as the former wife of Oscar-nominated Hollywood actor Jeremy Renner -best known for his role in the Avengers films.
Sonni and Renner had a brief marriage but the ex’s are still throwing major shade at each other with the black haired beauty recently accusing the 48-year-old actor of wanting to kill her. Check out some interesting facts about the former Mrs. Renner.
#1 The two had a short lived marriage
Though the couple dated for years prior to their 2014 nuptials, Sonni Pacheco and Jeremy Renner were only married for less than a year. They quietly tied the knot in 2014, and Pacheco filed for divorce later that year. She cited “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for the split.
#2 They share one child together
The couple share a 6-year-old daughter named Ava Berlin -who was born in March of 2013.
When they split, the duo agreed to share custody of Ava, with Renner set to pay child support of $13,000 per month. Pacheco is now seeking sole legal and physical custody of Ava.
#3 She accuses Renner of being abusive and having a history with drugs
Pacheco has accused Renner of threatening violence against her and that he has a history of abusing drugs and alcohol. TMZ reported that, according to the recently-filed court documents, Pacheco alleges that Renner threatened to kill both her and himself. The document reportedly adds that Renner fired a gun into the ceiling of Ava’s bedroom while she was sleeping and once left drugs sitting out within reach of their daughter.
In the past she also accused him of being several months behind on child support payments and that he had failed to contribute to his daughter’s school fees.
#4 She pursued acting for a while
28-year-old Sonni Pacheco is originally from Vancouver, Canada. She pursued a modeling and acting career in Hollywood. She met Renner on the set of Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, which was released in 2011.
The Vancouver Sun reported Pacheco was working as a model and spokesperson for Monster Energy Drinks in early 2013.
According to her IMDB, she had a role for the movie American Pie Presents: The Book of Love. Pacheco also appeared in the 2012 movie Wingman starring Peter Benson and Geoff Gustafson.
#5 She is also an artist
Most recently the former actress and model has turned her focus to artwork. She now has her own social media page showing some of her sculptures. Her pieces include several featuring the nude female form. Her profile on the Saatchi Art website, states that Sonni began working with sculptures since she was pregnant. In the past she also worked as a real estate agent with KW Beverly Hills.
Find her on Instagram here.