Who is Shawn King’s New Affair?

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Shawn King, the actress wife of TV legend, Larry King is being accused of shagging a man who is not Larry King!

The stunning 57-year-old blonde is said to be hooking up with a man who has been described as the former confident to late princess Diana.

The shocking details come via The National Enquirer  which claims to have evidence that Shawn is having an affair with the so called “top confidante” to Princess Diana.

The former Shawn Engemann became Shawn King’s seventh wife in 1997. She was born November 5, 1959 in California. She became known as a singer, actress, and TV host.

Accoridng to info online, she is the daughter of a recording-industry mogul and a vocalist for Hollywood movie studios.

She established a career as a professional singer during early childhood, then at a later age performed backup in recording sessions for such artists as Neil Diamond, Tennessee Ernie Ford, and Bobby Sherman.

After high school, Shawn attended Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, and embarked on a career as a supporting actress and bit player in Hollywood productions; she enjoyed a heightened profile as a guest star on popular mid-’80s prime-time series including The A-Team, Knight Rider, Hardcastle and McCormick, and Riptide, and as host of the USA network’s Hollywood Insider from 1990-1996.


She was first married to Daniel Southwick with whom she became the mother of one son, Arena Football League quarterback Danny Southwick.

From her marriage of nearly 20-years to King, she is the mother of two children: Chance, born March 1999, and Cannon, born May 2000.

Shawn is 26 years King’s junior and is the longest relationship of Larry King. They tied the knot in King’s Los Angeles hospital room three days before he underwent heart surgery.


It is not the first time the couple faces marital problems. Back in 2010 the couple field for divorce amid reports that the 76-year-old cheated on her with her younger sister. The ‘Larry King Live’ host and the willowy blond each cited ‘irreconcilable differences.’ Months later they called off the divorce proceedings and went back to normal married life.

At the time, it was reported the marriage had crumbled after Southwick accused King of having an affair with her younger sister, Shannon Engemann.

Shawn was also accused of cheating by tabloids. She reportedly had an affair with her son’s baseball coach in 2008 – a claim she denied.

Thought it seems things went back to normal for the couple, there is definitely trouble in paradise. This time, Shawn King allegedly exchanged text messages and photos with her younger beau, saying her “sexless” marriage with the 82-year-old, is all but over.

Mrs. King and her lover also communicated through Facebook, at one point she asked him to delete their private videos and photos.

Can you guess who is Shawn King’s new affair?