Duane ‘Canine’ Chapman and Francie Frane file for marriage license amid household drama
Duane “Canine” Chapman is formally shifting ahead along with his marriage to Francie Frane no matter how a few of his daughters would possibly really feel in regards to the pending union.
The truth star and Frane filed for a wedding license in Colorado on Friday, in response to clerk information obtained by Fox Information. Now, there isn’t something stopping them from exchanging their “I do’s” come Sept. 2.
Regardless of the pushback from members of the family, who declare they weren’t even invited to the ceremony, Chapman, 68, doubled down on his stance to wed Frane, telling Us Weekly on Wednesday, “We’ve spent so lengthy on this to make sure it’s going to be simply good and consider me, nothing goes to get in the way in which of us.”
“I’ve a big household and most of them are going to be right here for it,” added the “Bounty Hunter” star. “I really like all my children and it’s going to be nice to have so many individuals right here to rejoice.”
DUANE ‘DOG’ CHAPMAN’S DAUGHTERS CLAIM HE DIDN’T INVITE THEM TO HIS UPCOMING WEDDING
Cicily Chapman – who’s Duane’s step-daughter with late spouse, Beth Chapman – informed TMZ on Monday that she believes the rationale why she and her sister weren’t invited to see the exchanging of vows subsequent week is the concept she and Bonnie Chapman, Duane’s organic daughter with Beth, bear an excessive amount of resemblance to Beth. Beth died of throat most cancers in 2019.
“My solely guess or concept could be that he’s simply not likely on the identical path as me and my sister,” Cicily informed the outlet. “What I’m seeing personally is simply my dad is having a tough time coping with the truth that perhaps he’s not going to have the ability to change my mother and that me and Bonnie deliver loads out from my mother and he sees our mother in us.”
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“I really feel like that scares him,” she continued. “Sure, he can transfer on. Sure, he can get married once more – that’s not the issue. I simply suppose he’s too scared that we remind him an excessive amount of of my mom.”
Whereas Duane and Beth’s organic son, Garry, was in reality invited to the ceremony, the daughters preserve they haven’t any adverse emotions in the direction of their dad’s new bride-to-be and declare that they’ve at all times been cordial and OK with their relationship.
“She’s an excellent woman and he or she’s by no means achieved something to us,” Cicily defined. “In order that’s why I really feel that that is extra of a private factor with my dad in the direction of us women as a result of we do resemble my mother loads and I really feel that particularly with the place our path goes – Bonnie is doing protests and he or she’s getting on the market and he or she’s being an activist and my mother truly thrilled off that stuff – and should you knew Beth, you knew that she was like that.”
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Duane responded to their claims and informed the Us Weekly it is unhappy his children are attempting to “deliver a cloud over our wedding ceremony.”
“They’re my daughters and I really like them, however they are going to be taught. I’m unhappy they will’t be part of the marriage,” he added.
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The TV character was married to this late spouse Beth from 2006 to her demise in 2019. Since her passing, Chapman has began a relationship with Frane. He popped the query lower than a yr after Beth’s demise.