Reese Witherspoon, husband Jim Toth announce they are divorcing

Actress Reese Witherspoon announced Friday that she and her husband of 12 years, Jim Toth, are divorcing, the “Today Show” tweeted.

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In a joint statement posted on Instagram, the couple said, “We have some personal news to share. It is with a great deal of care and consideration that we have made the difficult decision to divorce.”

“We have enjoyed so many wonderful years together and are moving forward with deep love, kindness, and mutual respect for everything that we have created together,” the statement read.

According to People, Witherspoon and Toth, who was a talent agent and producer, wed in March 2011 in Ojai, California. They share a 10-year-old son, Tennessee James, and Witherspoon also shares two children with ex-husband Ryan Phillippe: daughter Ava, 23, and son Deacon, 19.

“Our biggest priority is our son and our entire family as we navigate this next chapter,” the joint statement continued. “These matters are never easy and are extremely personal. We truly appreciate everyone’s respect for our family’s privacy at this time.”

The post was signed, “Reese and Jim.”

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