Thursday 19 July 2018

Actors Chris Pratt and Anna Faris breaking up after eight years of marriage

Chris Pratt (R) poses with his wife Anna Faris as they attend a premiere of the film
Chris Pratt (R) poses with his wife Anna Faris as they attend a premiere of the film "Guardians of the galaxy, Vol. 2" in London April 24, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo
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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris have announced they are separating after eight years of marriage.

The actors announced their break-up on social media on Sunday night, writing that they tried to make their marriage work for a long time and are disappointed they could not succeed.

Pratt, who stars in the Guardians Of The Galaxy franchise and Faris, who appears in the US TV show Mom, were married in 2009. They have a four-year-old son.

Their statement said they wanted to keep their break-up as private as possible for his sake.

The actors also wrote that they love each other and have deep respect for one another.

Anna and I are sad to announce we are legally separating. We tried hard for a long time, and we’re really disappointed. ...

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