06/14/2013 05:58 pm ET

Rupert Murdoch Divorce Settlement: How Much Will It Cost Him?

News Corp chairman Rupert Murdoch announced his divorce earlier this week, and now the question on everyone's mind is: how much will the split cost him?

After all, Murdoch's second wife, Anna Murdoch, was reportedly awarded $1.7 billion in their 1999 divorce -- which is believed to be one of the most expensive divorce settlements in history.

In the video above, a seasoned divorce attorney weighs in on how he thinks the divorce will play out. Watch the video above for his take -- including speculation on a possible prenup -- then click through the slideshow below for more on Murdoch's second split and other expensive divorce settlements.

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