The wife of US TV and stage actor Steven Weber has filed for divorce after 17 years.
The 52 year-old actor is best known role in long-running sitcom Wings but has also appeared in Monk, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and Desperate Housewives.
Weber’s wife, British-born TV presenter Juliettte Hohnen, cited ‘irreconcilable differences’ in documents filed at Los AngelesCounty Superior Court, according to celebrity site TMZ. She has asked for joint custody of the couple’s two sons, Jack Alexander, aged 12, and Alfie James, aged ten. She is also seeking maintenance.
The couple married at Highclere Castle in Hampshire in 1995 and initially separated in October last year.
Weber was previously married to actress Finn Carter, whom he met on the set of legendary soap opera As The World Turns.
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