'Shark Tank' star Robert Herjavec reveals he almost committed suicide
"Shark Tank" star Robert Herjavec is now dancing up a storm on "Dancing with the Stars," but Herjavec is revealing that last summer after his marriage of 24 years ended he thought about taking his life."I just wanted to end it," the 51-year-old multimillionaire tech mogul told People magazine, which is out Friday. Of his wife, he said: "It's been a terribly difficult years. We were great parents and a great team, but over time we drifted apart."
He also says he thought about jumping off a hotel balcony and said, "I was hollow and broken."
Herjavec became stronger with the help of his pastor and after volunteering at a Seattle homeless shelter.
When the "Shark Tank" star got the call about joining "Dancing with the Stars," he was ready for a new chapter. He told People, "I'm just super excited. because it's a different experience, one that's definitely out of my comfort zone."
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