Casey Affleck Officially Divorced from Summer Phoenix, Know about their Relationship

Updated On 21 Sep, 2017 Published On

Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix are no more together as the couple has already called off their relationship. Phoenix filed for a divorce against her husband Affleck last August, and their divorce got finalized just a few days back.

The youngest sibling of actors Rain PhoenixJoaquin PhoenixLiberty Phoenix and River Phoenix, Summer Phoenix is an American actress, model, and designer. Her ex-husband Casey Affleck, meanwhile, is a popular American actor and director who has won more than 40 awards including the Golden Globe, BAFTA and Academy Award for Best Actor and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. He is the brother of the Batman star, Ben Affleck

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Affleck and Phoenix's Marriage Ends As The Divorce Is Finalized

Summer Phoenix and Casey Affleck have now finalized their divorce. On Friday, September 15, the judge signed off the finalized divorce papers.

Though Casey previously refused to pay his ex-spousal and child support, he now has to pay it, according to court documents.

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Divorced Husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phonix

Divorced Husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phonix

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The former married couple who were married since 2006 had already split in March 2016 after a decade of their wedding. But Phoenix officially filed for divorce only in last August, and Casey recently responded to her filing, and now they have already come to a financial agreement. 

The divorce settlement was easy as the couple had already signed a prenuptial agreement.

Divorced husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix

Divorced husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix

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According to TMZ report, although Casey's documents included a request to deny Summer spousal support, he now will pay his ex-wife the money under their promised agreement.

The documents revealed the reason for their split as 'irreconcilable differences'. Both Casey and Summer has asked for joint legal and physical custody of their two sons Indiana and Atticus.

Casey And Phoenix's Married Life: Parents of Two Children

Affleck was first introduced to the gorgeous actress Phoenix by her brother, Joaquin, in the mid-1990s after which they eventually started an affair. They began dating in 1999. The pair has also appeared together in the 2000 film Committed, and a 2002 stage production of This is Our Youth.

Video: Casey Affleck and his wife, Summer Phoenix

After working together in some movies, the couple engaged on 25 December 2003. Affleck was the one who proposed to Phoenix, and after a year of their engagement, they welcomed their first son, Indiana on 31 May 2004 in Amsterdam.

Casey Affleck with his adorable son

Casey Affleck with his adorable son

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Couple of year after Indiana's birth, Affleck and Phoenix finally married as they tied the knot on June 2006 in an intimate wedding ceremony in Savannah, Georgia

Divorced husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix who were wed since 2006

Divorced husband and wife: Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix who were wed since 2006

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After a year of their marriage, they welcomed their second son Atticus on 14 December 2007. Unfortunately, the parent of two children could not save their marriage. They separated since early 2015, but only announced the separation in March 2016.

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