Date: 1st July 2015

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner to divorce.

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner say they have made "the difficult decision to divorce".

The couple have been married since 2005 and have three children between the ages of three and nine.

"We go forward with love and friendship for one another and a commitment to co-parenting our children," they said.

Affleck, 42, plays Batman in the forthcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) film. Garner, 43, has had roles in Juno (2007) and Dallas Buyers Club (2013).

Source: Press Release