Actress,Nia Vardalos,55 filed for divorce from actor, Ian Gomez on Tuesday in Los Angeles County, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their split. The My Big Fat Greek Wedding star and the 53-year-old said in a joint statement;
“We’ve been respectfully separated for a lengthy period of time. Our relationship became a friendship so the decision to end the marriage is completely mutual and amicable. It is our hope that decency will prevail on the reporting of this story which will soon be yesterday’s news. Thank you for respecting our privacy.”
Hmm,yesterday’s news…Like why do they even bother staying this long only to divorce? I don’t get it. The couple wed in September 1995 and share an 11-year-old daughter, Ilaria Vardalos Gomez, whom they adopted in 2008. Nia is asking for joint legal and physical custody of their daughter. She also revealed that they have been separated over a year ago,June 29 ,2017.