Christina Hendricks and husband Geoffrey Arend announce separation after 12 years and pledge to "work together to educate our beautiful dogs" 2009 in New York and no common children
Christina Hendricks and Geoffrey Arend have announced the end of their ten-year marriage Their 41-year-old husband shared an identical post and confirmed that she
"Today we are taking our next joint step, but on our separate paths," they said. "We will always be grateful for the love we have shared and will always work together for our two Bringing Beautiful Dogs. "
The way they were: Christina Hendricks announces the separation of actor Geoffrey Arend after 12 years of marriage. The couple is seen at a Pacific Palisades event a year ago.
"So much love": Geoffrey with the couple's two dogs in July of this year
They started the post: "Twelve years ago we fell in love and become partners, and we joined our two great families, have had countless laughs, found wonderful friends, and had incredible opportunities. "
And the couple asked for room to rediscover us during the breakup.
" We'll take the time to discover us in this transition, and we thank you for the patience and support you have given us. "
Split: On Instagram, d He mailed Mad Men-Star and her husband an identical post confirming that they had gone their separate ways.
The two married in 2009 in New York. They do not have children together.  In 2012, Christina remembered freaking out Arend when she told the 500 Days Of Summer actor she wanted a family with him shortly after they met in 2007.
Hendricks and Arend were introduced by their Mad Men Co. star Vincent Kartheiser – and she said she immediately felt attracted to him.
Christina told the British edition of Cosmopolitan in an interview: "Geoffrey came in and I thought, 'Who is this guy?' He had amazing hair and was completely disheveled – he was late and everyone was waiting for him. He just came in with that very high energy.
Wedding Anniversary: Christina and Arend are on their Il pictured Buco Wedding in October 2009
& # 39; He was just adorable, funny and very attractive. I got his number that night under the pretext, "We could only be friends." And of course I went home immediately and googled him.
After a few weeks of partnering as part of a group, they finally had a date, and then it was Hendricks who first said the L-word.
She said, "I cracked it so much. I said, "You make me have a family." I freaked him out a bit … Thank God I did not scare him enough to let him go.
In an interview in 2014, Toy Story 4-star Christina said the couple had turned against children.
She told Health Magazine, "We have decided that we are not really interested in children. It seems like you expect to have children, it's just normal for people to say, "Well, if you have children …"
"And when I say," Actually, I do not have any "I do not think we'll do that," people will say, "Oh, that's what you're saying now …" It does not bother me.
Soon to marry: The couple kisses in January 2009 at the SAG Awards