Piegate: Wendi Deng's moment of fame

Wendi Deng gained popularity for springing to her husband's aid when a protester threw a custard pie at him as he appeared before MPs to answer questions about phone hacking in 2011.

At 44, Ms Deng is 38 years younger than Mr Murdoch, who is 82.

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Rupert Murdoch files for divorce

News Corp chief executive Rupert Murdoch has filed for divorce from his wife Wendi, the company has confirmed. He married his third wife in 1999.