JENNIFER Grey and Clark Gregg announced their separation after 19 years together.
The Dirty Dancing star shared the news of her separation from the Agents of SHIELD actor in an Instagram post on Friday.
The former couple posted the same caption and photo of Jennifer embracing Clark as they donned soft smiles.
The caption read: “after 19 years together, we separated in january, knowing we’d always be a family who loves, values and cares for each other.
“we recently made the difficult decision to divorce, but we remain close and are deeply grateful for the life we’ve shared and the wonderful daughter we’ve raised.”
Jennifer and Clark share daughter Stella, who was born on December 3, 2001.
After signing the post from both Jennifer and Clark, the actress added: “p.s. totally crying as we post this.”
The former couple married in 2001 and starred alongside each other in the Lifetime Christmas movie The Road to Christmas.
They recently reunited onscreen in a second season episode of ABC’s The Conners as a married couple looking for a third person to join their “throuple.”
Jennifer is best known for playing Frances “Baby Houseman” in the 1987 romantic drama Dirty Dancing, while Clark stars as Phil Coulson on ABC’s Agents of SHIELD.
Despite splitting back in January, Jennifer shared a touching tribute to Clark on Father’s Day.
She captioned a sweet photo of Clark with Stella: “i love you and am beyond grateful you showed up just in the nick o’ time to make my dream come true. for continuing to show up as a devoted, loving dad and partner to raise this amazing human with.
“couldn’t have done it without you.”
Jennifer has regularly been updating her Instagram account throughout the coronavirus pandemic lockdown and managed to keep the split under wraps until they posted the joint statement.
The actress recently posted an image of herself sporting a mask as she encouraged others to do the same.
She captioned the post: “how bout we show our care for each other’s well-being and safety by wearing a mask when we go out?”
“it’s a pretty simple ask, and it is the most effective way for us to save thousands of lives. the lives of our beloved families and community, our country, and humans all over the globe.
“with the holiday weekend coming up, please stay safe, and if we all commit to this simple practice, hopefully the sooner we can all be close and party and dance and celebrate the way we used to.
“these are hard times… let’s do this.”
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