Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth have spent “less time together” over recent months due to the actress’ work schedule.
said an insider the people On Tuesday, they said they “did not come to the decision to divorce easily and in a hurry.”
The source added, “It’s been taking a long time. This is very hard for both of them. There is no drama. These decisions are very difficult when there is so much friendship and love involved.”
This comes after a source said PageSix That they had been a “terribly bad secret” in Hollywood for months had they come to an end. This means that the split occurred sometime in the year 2022.
It was also shared this week that the star is “upset” that the marriage is over.
The 47-year-old movie icon and Jim, 52, announced their split last week. Reese and Jim married in March 2011 and soon after they welcomed their son, Tennessee, who is now 10 years old.
They talked about ending in 2022: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth have spent “less time together” over recent months due to the actress’s work schedule. An insider told People on Tuesday that they “didn’t take the decision to divorce lightly”; Seen in a new photo shared this month
VERY DIFFICULT: “It took a long time,” added the source. This is very difficult for both of them. There is no drama. These decisions are very difficult when there is so much friendship and love involved. Seen in 2015
Reese and Jim recently announced their separation in a statement posted on Instagram.
The Big Little Lies actress and talent agent explained that despite their breakup, they are “moving forward with deep love, kindness, and mutual respect.”
The statement read: “We have some personal news to share… We have made the difficult decision to divorce with a great deal of care and attention.
We have enjoyed many wonderful years together and move forward with deep love, kindness and mutual respect for everything we have created together.
Our biggest priority is our son and our entire family as we move into the next chapter.
These things are never easy and they are very personal. We really appreciate everyone’s respect for our family’s privacy at this time.
The Oscar-winning actress has Tennessee, with Jim, as well as Ava, 23, and Deacon, 19, with ex-husband Ryan Phillippe.
It’s no longer a secret: This comes after a source told PageSix that it was a “very bad secret” in Hollywood for months after it ended. Seen in february
Children: The 47-year-old star and 52-year-old Jim announced their separation recently. Reese and Jim married in March 2011 and soon after they welcomed their son, Tennessee, who is now 10 years old. Seen with Ava and Deacon in 2019
Rhys is now determined to “amiably co-parent” with Jim. The source added, “They love Tennessee and that’s their focus. They’ll continue to parent amicably. There’s no drama.”
Reese is clearly disappointed and upset. A source told the site that she did not see herself getting another divorce.
The source added, “It has been very difficult for Reese to get to this point. They both concluded that this was right for them.
Reese is a self-proclaimed Type A while sources say Jim is more ‘laid back’, and that’s likely the problem.
Even though they are two completely different people. Reese is stubborn and focused. Although he works hard, Jim is more laid back,” the source said.
But there is no chaos: “There is no drama,” the insider insisted. And the residents of Los Angeles will be there for the baby. They love Tennessee and that is their focus. They will continue parenting amicably.
The source also provided some basic information about the marriage. After being set up with Jim, their relationship moved quickly. Reese was happy with his interest and excited to marry him,” the source added.
But in recent months, Reese has been working a lot. She not only acts in movies like Your Place Or Mine with Ashton Kutcher. But she also produces a lot of projects; Next Daisy Jones and the Six with Riley Keough. She has also worked on Jennifer Garner’s series The Last Thing He Told Me, a thriller set in Sausalito, California.
There is also Reese’s Draper James brand that sells clothing and accessories.
Her divorce from Ryan in 2008 was hard on her, she said, but they seem to have had a good relationship.
First Husband: Added, the 47-year-old mother of two never thought she would get divorced again after ending her marriage to Ryan Phillippe in 2008. Seen in 1999 with Ryan in Cruel Intentions
An insider reportedly told US Weekly in 2021 that the couple had been quietly working out their joint assets for a few years before taking the final step to dissolve their marriage.
“They’ve decided that their marriage won’t last forever, and that they should have a plan to divide up their assets so that it doesn’t destroy what they built together,” the source told the media at the time.
Reese sold a large portion of her production company, Hello Sunshine, for $900 million in August 2021. Jim served as one of the founding board members.
Reese has reportedly retained his interest in the company and has continued to work with Hello Sunshine as a producer on several projects including Where the Crawdads Sing and the Prime series Daisy Jones and the Six.
“Instead of having to break up a huge company with dozens of employees and many departments, they have a big pile of money — and there’s plenty for everyone,” the insider explained.
The couple has reportedly sold several of their homes, including a ranch in Malibu in 2020, an English country-style mansion located in Los Angeles and a six-bedroom, eight-bathroom mansion in Nashville.
A separate property in Malibu, believed to belong to the two, has been put up for sale, according to Redfin, for $8 million.