Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily

SUBMIT

Rosie O'Donnell's 'Friendly' Ex Michelle Reunites With Daughter Dakota

//rosie odonnell michelle rounds reunite custody battle pp
Source: Splash

Oct. 28 2015, Updated 3:13 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

After finally settling their nasty custody battle, Rosie O'Donnell's former flame has an amicable exchange of the couple's daughter Dakota. See photos of their reunited afternoon!

Article continues below advertisement
//rosie odonnell michelle rounds reunite custody battle pp
Source: Splash

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds Meets Up for a Baby Exchange with Daughter Dakota O’Donnell

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

Rosie O'Donnell got some good news Wednesday when she settled her divorce proceedings with ex-wife Michelle Rounds in New York City.

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds Meets Up for a Baby Exchange with Daughter Dakota O’Donnell

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

The talk show queen, according to the NY Post, told reporters following the hearing at Manhattan Supreme Court: "We're both very happy about the outcome … there's peace in the Middle East — it's done, we've settled."

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

Peace indeed! The two mothers proved their amicability, meeting up to exchange daughter Dakota.

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

Rounds said she felt "great" after the former couple spent three hours working out the deal, the result of which leaves both with "joint legal custody" of the 2-year-old they adopted together, according to her attorney, William London.

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

It's a welcome development for both parties, after Rounds was taken to the hospital in a suicide scare last month, while O'Donnell has been dealing with a public falling-out with her estranged daughter Chelsea.

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

As Radar previously reported, insiders revealed Wednesday that Rosie's ongoing issues with Chelsea were behind her abrupt exit from The View, as while "she said it was for personal family issues, the reason was Chelsea."

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

A separate source told the paper of the split: "Chelsea had been going to a special school. But she refused to go back and wanted to stay home and go to school here. Rosie had to make a decision."

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

Meanwhile, the comedienne has reportedly been sued for slander by a former producer on The View.

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

Jennifer Shepard-Brookman spent nearly 15 years as a producer on the show, but she alleges that she lost her job after Rosie O'Donnell slandered her name—and she's got a lawsuit to back it up!

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: INF – Michelle Rounds and Daughter Dakota O’Donnell Spend Time at the Playground

Rosie ODonnell Michelle Rounds Reunite Custody Battle
Source: INFphoto.com

In response to the suit, O'Donnell's attorney Nicolle Jacoby said, "The allegations that have been made by Jennifer Brookman against Rosie O'Donnell are baseless and Ms. O'Donnell will defend herself vigorously in court."

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.