“We’ve been blessed to share nearly 3 many years collectively as husband and spouse in a beautiful, loving marriage,” the Australian actors stated Friday in a assertion issued to Folks. “Our journey now’s shifting and we have now determined to separate to pursue our particular person development.”
They continued: “Our household has been and all the time will likely be our highest precedence. We undertake this subsequent chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness. We significantly recognize your understanding in respecting our privateness as our household navigates this transition in all of our lives.”
The pair ― who share son Oscar, 23, and daughter, Ava, 18 ― signed the assertion “Deb and Hugh Jackman.” Additionally they famous, “That is the only assertion both of us will make.”
Jackman met Furness in 1995 once they co-starred on the Aussie tv collection Corelli. They married a couple of yr later in Toorak, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne.
In April, Jackman celebrated their twenty seventh wedding ceremony anniversary in April with an Instagram publish through which he wrote that Furness’ “braveness and loyalty is an unbelievable present to me.”
“Collectively we have now created a gorgeous household,” he wrote. “And life.”
Jackman and Furness attended the Met Gala in New York on Might 1. Their final public look as a pair happened in July, when they attended the boys’s finals at Wimbledon.