After an announcement earlier this year that they were separating, Melissa Gilbert, 47, and Bruce Boxleitner, 61, made their split official by filing for divorce Monday in L.A. The couple has been together since 1995.
Citing “irreconcilable differences,” the petition has the Little House on the Prairie star seeking spousal support from the TRON actor, as well as joint custody of the couple’s 15-year-old son, Michael Boxleitner, the reports. The couple also have children from pervious marriages.
In an unfortunate coincidence, the also reports that Gilbert’s sister, The Talk host Sara Gilbert, announced the end of her 10-year relationship with Allison Adler. The couple will share custody of their two children.