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
Two held on charge of girls trafficking
BETRAWATI— Police have arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in trafficking five adolescent girls aged between 13 to 16 — to India.
The arrestees have been identified as Nirmal Biswakarma (23) of Bheriganga Municipality-12 of Surkhet and Bikas Pyakurel (20) of Chaughada in Likhu Rural Municipality-4 of Nuwakot.
The Surkhet Police had arrested Biswokarma from his home while rescuing the captive girls on Friday and produced him before court on Saturday.
Likewise, acting on the statement of the captive girls, police arrested Pyakurel from Battar Bazaar, Nuwakot on Sunday.
According to District Police Office Chief Basanta Kunwar, a case related to human trafficking was registered against them on Sunday and investigation into the case was expedited from the Nuwakot District Court.
It has been learnt that the duo lured the girls, on their way to play Bhailo on Laxmi Puja, by promising them good jobs in India and transported them to Surkhet.
The rescued girls have been kept at a shelter of Women and Children Service Centre of Nepal Police.Follow @gorkhapost