Tom Arnold has filed for divorce from his ex-wife, Ashley Groussman, after 9 years of marriage.
The Roseanne On Wednesday, February 6th, in a Los Angeles court, the alum presented documents that cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for their division, as The Blast. She is demanding the joint custody of her two sons Groussman, her 5-year-old son, Jax, and his 3-year-old daughter, Quinn, and the former couple are attending mediation to work on the financial aspects of divorce.
The divorce request only comes a month after Arnold announced in a statement a Us Weekly that he and Groussman had taken separate paths, explaining that it had been "a long time coming.
"It will be a long time and we have been together for almost 11. And I am very grateful, I have many good years, I have my children because my wife," he said.
"She has a life and she manages to live it exactly like the same … The same thing with everyone, and I think it's difficult," he continued. "Sometimes people put things in our society, especially women, they can feel guilty … And I kept saying," Hey, listen … You did it all. We were together. You were awesome. Be a reason, it does not have to be bad. "
The Real lies The actor added that there was an "unusual" atmosphere in the family home for some time, leading Groussman to relocate.
"In the last two years, a couple of three years, it was very unusual at home, but my children and I have a whole life, a wonderful life, I said to my wife," It's all right. what you have to do. "So she moved," he said.
After the announcement, the couple had confirmed that they had seen a parental advisor called Robin Berman for some time.
Arnold and Groussman had met through mutual friends in April of 2008 and were engaged the following March at Arnold's 50th birthday party.
"I knew that if I could convince Ashley to fall in love with me, I would never have to worry about anything else while I was living," Arnold wrote in the couple's weddingchannel.com in 2009.
The former couple married in November 2009 at Shep's and Renee Gordon's home in Maui, Hawaii. The ceremony was attended by 75 family members and friends, including Dax Shepard, who was the witness.
Arnold had previously been married to Roseanne Barr from 1990 to 1994 and worked as a writer in his former ABC sitcom of the same name, Roseanne. He was also married to Julie Armstrong from 1995 to 1999 and Shelby Roos from 2002 to 2008.