Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Split

jennifer lopez and marc anthony divorcing

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony sent shockwaves through Hollywood today, calling it quits after 7 years of marriage.

Lopez, 41, and Anthony, 42, issued a statement, saying, "We have decided to end our marriage.  This was a very difficult decision.  We have come to an amicable conclusion on all matters."

"It is a painful time for all involved," the statement continues, "and we appreciate the respect of our privacy at this time."

The couple have two children together, three year old twins, Emme and Max.

This is the third divorce for Lopez and the second for Anthony.

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