Katie Holmes has filed for divorce from Tom Cruise.
According to TMZ, Holmes filed court papers in New York on Thursday. The couple married in November 2006 and has a 6 year old daughter (Suri).
Holmes is seeking sole legal custody and “primary residential custody” of Suri.
Source: TMZ.com, “Tom Cruise Divorce – Katie Filed, Wants Sole Custody,” June 29, 2012
According to TMZ, Halle Berry has been ordered to pay $20,000 per month in child support to Gabriel Aubry by a California family law judge.
Berry and Aubry have a four year old daughter (Nahla). Since their split in 2010, they have been bitterly fighting over child custody.
Berry is currently seeking an order from the court to allow her to move with Nahla to France.
Source: Fox News.com, “Halle Berry ordered to pay ex $20G per month in child support, report says,” June 21, 2012
David Arquette has filed for divorce from Courteney Cox. According to TMZ, Arquette filed papers in Los Angeles Superior Court last Friday.
The couple has been married for 13 years. They have one daughter, Coco (age 7). Arquette is seeking joint legal and physical custody of Coco.
Cox and Arquette announced their separation in October 2010.
Source: TMZ.com, “David Arquette Files for Divorce from Courteney Cox,” June 12, 2012
Actress Danica McKellar has filed for divorce from her husband Mike Verta.
McKellar played Winnie Cooper on the “The Wonder Years” and Verta is a composer. The couple married in March 2009 and has a one year old son.
McKellar is seeking joint custody of their son and alleges that the couple signed a prenuptial agreement.
Source: TMZ.com, “Winnie From ‘Wonder Years’ Files for Divorce,” June 6, 2012
“Will and Grace” star Debra Messing has filed for divorce.
Messing and Daniel Zelman have been married for over 11 years. They have an 8 year old son. Messing is seeking joint custody of their child.
The couple announced their separation last year. Messing is represented by LA celebrity attorney Neal Hersh.
Source: TMZ.com, “Debra Messing Files for Divorce,” June 5, 2012
Hutton Gibson, the father of Mel Gibson, has filed for divorce from his wife.
The elder Gibson (age 93) and Teddy Joye Gibson (who is reported to be in her 70s) have been married since 2002.
Hutton has 11 children with his first wife, Anne (who died in 1990), and more than 50 grandchildren.
Source: TMZ.com, “Mel Gibson Dad Files for Divorce,” June 4, 2012