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Melanie Griffith divorcing Antonio Banderas after 18 years

Melanie Griffith filed for divorce from Antonio Banderas on Friday morning in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. The couple was married for 18 years. Griffith, 56, seeks spousal support from Banderas, 53, as well as physical custody for their 17-year-old daughter, Stella, with visitation rights. The pair co-starred in the 1995 romantic comedy Two Much together.

This is the Working Girl actress’ fourth divorce. She married Miami Vice star Don Johnson twice; Griffith and Johnson have a daughter, 24-year-old Dakota Johnson, who stars in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie. She was also married to Scarface actor Steven Bauer, with whom she has a 28-year-old son, Alexander Bauer. This is the second divorce for Banderas. The Desperado actor divorced his first wife, Ana Leza, in 1996 after nine years of marriage.

Cuba Gooding Jr. and wife split after 20 years of marriage

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. and his wife, Sara Kapfer, have called it quits after 20 years of marriage. Though reps for the actor have yet to comment, People has learned that Kapfer filed for legal separation from the actor in L.A. Superior Court on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences.

Gooding and Kapfer, who met and began dating in high school, have three children together; Kapfer is currently seeking joint legal and physical custody of their two minor children as well as spousal support.

Uma Thurman ends her engagement

Uma Thurman has ended her six-year engagement to financier Arpad Busson, People reports.

The pair have a nearly 2-year-old daughter together, Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence. Thurman has two other children with ex-husband Ethan Hawke, while Busson has two children with supermodel Elle MacPherson.

'Scandal' star Columbus Short accused of threatening to kill his wife

The wife of Scandal star Columbus Short has received a temporary restraining against the actor and filed for divorce after he allegedly threatened to kill her and himself.

Tuere Short has accused her husband of holding a knife to her throat and making death threats during an altercation on April 7. According to the restraining order, the incident started when Columbus, who appeared intoxicated, lunged at Tuere with a wine bottle as if he was going to hit her. He verbally abused her and dumped the wine on her.

When Tuere attempted to get away, Columbus followed her downstairs and grabbed a knife from the kitchen, according to the documents filed April 15. He pinned her on the couch and held the knife near her throat, threatening to kill her and himself. Columbus demanded they play a game he called “Truth or Truth” and named several men that they knew, asking if she had affairs with any of them. She denied infidelity and was able to escape with the couple’s 2-year-old daughter. Columbus allegedly slashed her tire as she drove away. READ FULL STORY

Will Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehler, years after separation

Nearly two years after they separated, Will Arnett has filed for divorce from Amy Poehler, People reports. The couple — who have two sons together, Archie and Abel — announced their separation in September 2012. They married in 2003.

Arnett has asked for joint legal and physical custody of their two sons. This was Poehler’s first marriage, while Arnett was previously married to actress Penelope Ann Miller.

Andrew Dice Clay and wife filing for divorce

Actor Andrew Dice Clay (born Andrew Silverstein) and Valerie Silverstein, his wife of four years, are getting a divorce, according to People.

Though the two separated March 18, things have been going well for them since they parted ways. “The word ‘marriage’ was putting a pressure on our relationship, and since we filed, we’ve been more in love and have had more respect for each other than ever before,” Clay said in a statement to People. 

 

Singer Richard Marx and 'Staying Alive' actress Cynthia Rhodes split

Pop singer Richard Marx and his actress/singer wife, Cynthia Rhodes, are calling it quits after 25 years of marriage. People confirmed the news and spoke to reps for the 50-year-old singer, who confirmed that the pair had been separated since July and are currently in the process of divorcing. READ FULL STORY

David Guetta and his wife get divorced

David Guetta and his wife are divorced after 22 years of marriage, People reports.

The French music producer wed Cathy Guetta in 1992, and the couple have two children.

'Real Housewives of New York' star Ramona Singer files for divorce

Ramona Singer of Real Housewives of New York City filed for divorce from husband Mario Singer this week, according to People.

There are reports that Ramona caught Mario at their Hamptons home cheating on her with a mistress recently. But she hasn’t publicly confirmed the separation, instead calling the situation “a personal and private matter for our family.” The couple has been married for 27 years.

Josh Lucas and Jessica Ciencin Henriquez to divorce

After two years of marriage, actor Josh Lucas and his wife, writer Jessica Ciencin Henriquez, are getting divorced, People reports. “She filed for divorce in New York this month,” a source told People; no reason has been given.

Lucas, 42, star of such films as Sweet Home Alabama and J. Edgar, and Henriquez, 28, married in March of 2012 at a ceremony in Central Park. They have a one child together, son Noah Rev, born in June 2012.

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