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Casey Affleck finalises divorce from wife Summer Phoenix

Oscar-winning actor Casey Affleck has called upon his 10-year long marriage with Summer Pheonix. According to the documents, Casey will pay his ex-wife the spousal and child support as agreed in a prearranged confidential settlement. They have two sons Indiana and Atticus to be looked after.

By: PTI | Los Angeles | Published: September 16, 2017 5:35:23 pm
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Actor Casey Affleck has finalised his divorce from Summer Phoenix, after being married for 10 years. A judge signed off on the 40-year-old Oscar-winning actor’s divorce from Summer on Friday, according to court documents obtained by People. Casey and Summer shared a 10-year long marriage. The couple has two sons together Indiana who is 13 years old and Atticus who is 9-year-old.

According to the documents, part of the settlement will see the “Manchester By The Sea” star provide his 37-year-old ex-wife spousal and child support for their two children Indiana and Atticus which was agreed in a prearranged confidential settlement. However, it was recently reported that Casey had originally denied giving his former partner spousal support. But within days of filing for a divorce last month, the pair swiftly came to a financial agreement
This news comes almost two years after the pair first separated in November 2015, although they waited another four months to publicly confirm their break up. They first publicized their separation in last March.

The former couple had been married for one decade, but prior to tying the knot they had been together for 16 years. A model, actor and designer, Summer Pheonix is the youngest sister of fellow actor Joaquin Phoenix. – According to Summer the reason behind her split with husband Casey Affleck is the “irreconcilable differences”. It is same as that of the reason, which Casey also stated when he filed the legal documents for calling time on their relationship.

Casey Affleck is known for his films like ‘Manchester By The City’, ‘Gone Baby Gone’, ‘Interstellar’ and others.

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