Demi Moore Divorcing Ashton Kutcher "With Great Sadness"

Demi Moore Divorcing Ashton Kutcher "With Great Sadness"

The cougar just released a statement announcing her divorce plans.

Breaking news is confirming the expected: Demi Moore is divorcing Ashton Kutcher.

In a statement just obtained by E! News, the 48-year-old actress says, "It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I have decided to end my six-year marriage to Ashton."

"As a woman, a mother and a wife there are certain values and vows that I hold sacred, and it is in this spirit that I have chosen to move forward with my life. This is a trying time for me and my family, and so I would ask for the same compassion and privacy that you would give to anyone going through a similar situation." 

Within the last hour, Ashton confirmed the divorce by Tweeting: "I will forever cherish the time I spent with Demi. Marriage is one of the most difficult things in the world and unfortunately sometimes they fail. Love and Light, AK"

Breakup rumors have been swirling around the famous couple ever since news broke that Ashton, 33, reportedly cheated on Demi with a 23-year-old blonde coed — a claim Ashton tried to backhandedly deny. But, the evidence mounted as sources claimed he moved out of the home he and Demi had shared as husband and wife. Ashton Kutcher Moves Out—But Is Demi Moore To Blame?

"It was definitely a long time coming, but they're finally done for good," an insider recently told Star magazine.

According to the New York Post, this will be a very expensive split, since the couple may have to fight over their combined worth of approximately $300 million. Big News: Ashton Kutcher & Demi Moore May Divorce

We're sorry to hear that they couldn't work things out... and that another Hollywood power couple has bit the dust.

Tell us: did you expect Ashton and Demi to divorce?

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