Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have officially filed for divorce. This is the first step taken by the couple to end their marriage after announcing the split. The 44-year-old actor married Jennifer in the year 2005. And after spending more than 11 years, the couple has taken this step.
The Oscar award winning actor and his wife have three kids together. The couple has been seen together many times after announcing the split, but now they have decided to convert that split into divorce.
Let us know more about the couple and their life together.
Ben and Jen announced their split in 2015.
The couple announced the end of their fairytale romance on 30th June 2015, a day after their 10th marriage anniversary.
The couple first met on the sets of ‘Daredevil’.
Both met as co-stars on the set of ‘Daredevil’ and began dating after the movie. During that time Garner was married to Scott Foley. She filed for divorce and then married Ben in 2005.
He spoke about his marriage in 2013.
While accepting an Academy Award in 2013 for Best Picture, Affleck talked about his wife and marriage. He said, “I want to thank you for working on our marriage for 10 Christmases.”
The couple recently announced their divorce.
Both Jen and Ben filed for the divorce petitions in Los Angeles Superior Court. The filing was done without the lawyers.
The couple has agreed to share the custody of children.
They have three kids together, daughters Violet Anne and Seraphina ‘Sera’ Rose Elizabeth and son Samuel ‘Sam’ Garner. They both want the joint and physical custody of their children.
The couple has been through a lot after announcing their split.
Despite that, the couple has done a good job parenting their children and have gathered for family reunions and vacations. They both have done many things during this time.
Take a look at their journey after 30th June 2015.
The tour to the Bahamas.
After announcing the split up on 30 June 2015, the couple reunited on July 3 for their trip to the Bahamas. They both also share a house in the Bahamas.
Ben Affleck with his wedding ring at the premiere of Project Greenlight.
Ben was seen with his buddy Matt Damon on the red carpet at the premiere of Project Greenlight on August 10, 2015. The Batman v Superman star was seen wearing his wedding ring.
They both were spotted at the marriage counselling centre.
Ben and Jen raised the hopes of many fans regarding their reconciliation in September 2015. The couple was spotted sharing a laugh at a counselling centre in Los Angeles.
In 2016, they even spent their valentine’s week together.
Both of them made valentine’s week as the family vacation week. They took their kids to Montana where they own a condo (private residence).
Jennifer Garner’s interview with Vanity Fair.
Garner talked about her relationship with Ben Affleck and his affair with their nanny. The interview was fiery, and she also spoke about their failed marriage. It took place in February 2016.
Affleck reacted to Jennifer’s interview.
After one month, Ben finally reacted to the interview. He said, “We’re good friends, and we’re doing our best.”
Ben Affleck gives the biggest compliment to Jen.
During his interview with The New York Times in December 2016, Ben called Jennifer the world’s best mother.
Last month, Ben took to Facebook to reveal his problems.
The star took to Facebook and mentioned his problem with alcohol addiction, and also mentioned that he is undergoing treatment for the sake of his children.
The final call.
After being separated for nearly two years, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced that they have filed for divorce.
Many fans are heartbroken after seeing the adorable couple’s final split.
That’s all, folks