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Melanie Griffith files for divorce from Antonio Banderas

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In shocking news, Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas are getting a divorce. On Friday, Yahoo shared the news that Melanie actually filed for divorce. She is getting a divorce from Antonio after 18 years of marriage. These two are not sharing at all why they are calling it quits though.

The couple spoke out saying, "We have thoughtfully and consensually decided to finalize our almost twenty years marriage in a loving and friendly manner honoring and respecting each other, our family and friends and the beautiful time we have spent together." She wants joint custody of their daughter but wants to have primary physical custody of her.

Their daughter Stella is just 17 years old. She will be 18 in September and the divorce might not even be over with before she turns 18. At this time, Melanie Griffith has filed for divorce but it is unknown how long it will take or why they are doing it. Things just didn't work out for some reason.


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