The Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco splits with husband of less than two years Ryan Sweeting
Published 26/09/2015 | 10:01
Actress Kaley Cuoco has split with her husband of less than two years, Ryan Sweeting.
The Big Bang Theory star (29) is one of television's highest paid actresses, earning an estimated $1m per episode of the popular series.
The couple, who wed on New Year's Eve 2013, issued a statement last night confirming the news and asking for privacy.
"They ask for privacy at this time. No further statement will be issued regarding this matter," it said.
The pair were dating for just three months before they wed.
In April, Kaley addressed rumours their marriage was on the rocks, saying: "I have never been more proud of anyone on this planet – this guy is fighting back from a whirlwind of injuries and not to mention constant 'conversation' regarding our marriage and basically any daily decision we decide to make."
She has since removed all references of him from her Instagram account.
News of the split comes just days after she gushed about her husband in an interview with, saying there's no awkwardness with Ryan and ex-boyfriend (and co-star) Johnny Galecki.
“We dated like five years ago, so I think everyone’s moved on. Johnny’s actually one of my best friends. It’s a situation that ended well, I understand sometimes it doesn’t. Ryan loves him, Johnny loves him. It’s been a long time, so it’s great. I got lucky. It could have been horrible.”