Actress Drew Barrymore has called off her close to four years marriage with Will Kopelman ‘to live her own life’.
People and US Weekly reported Friday the couple have separated following three years of marriage and are headed for divorce court.
The 41-year-old actress and her husband, Kopelman, 38, with whom she has two young daughters, were living apart for several months.
The couple got married on June 2, 2012, at Drew’s bequest in California and their daughter Olive was born that September. Olive’s sister, Frankie, born in April 2014.
As per the People, the two confirmed the separation in a joint statement Saturday. They said, however, that it does not take away from them being a family.
The actress, born into one of Hollywood’s most storied families, made her acting debut at four, co-starred in one of the biggest movies of all time, E.T. at six and seemed all washed up by 21.
Barrymore later turned it all around and became not just one of the biggest and most beloved stars on the screen, but also a mother of two, a businesswoman, an author and a producer as well as an actress.Follow @gorkhapost
Nirmala Panta rape, murder case : Locals protest after wrong suspect paraded
BHIMDUTTANAGAR — Locals who were protesting against the rape and murder of Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur’s Bhimdatta Municipality, have enforced shutdown in Bhimduttanagar Bazaar on Tuesday, protesting police’s failure to reveal facts behind the murder of 13-year-old girl and parading wrong suspect on Monday.
The District Police Office, organising a press conference on Monday,had made public Dilip Singh Bista (41), of Baghphanta, Bhimdatta Municipality-19 as Nirmala’s murderer.
Locals have shut down the market area stating that police were not being able to make public the true murderer(s) as they are not convinced by the findings of police citing that Bista was mentally unsound, according to the District Police Office.
Transportation has also been halted.
Bista, a resident of Khanna Chauraha area in Bhimdutta Municipality-19, was apprehended near the scene of crime on Sunday, according to police.
Police making public the wrong suspect has infuriated the locals and fueled the protest.
The agitators including various civil society organisations and human rights defenders have been picketing the District Administration Office and staging rally on the street mounting pressure on the police to reveal the facts behind the heinous crime.
Meanwhile, it had been learnt that police have fired rounds of teargas shells to contain the agitated mob.
Nirmala was found murdered in a sugarcane field on July 27, a day after she had gone to her friend’s home to get a notebook.Follow @gorkhapost