Marcia Gay Harden files for divorce from Thaddaeus Scheel
Published Feb 17 2012, 15:31 GMT | By Justin Harp Marcia Gay Harden
has filed for divorce from husband Thaddaeus Scheel.
The couple - who are splitting after 15 years together - are parents to 13-year-old daughter Eulala Grace Scheel and 7-year-old twins Julitta Dee Scheel and Hudson Scheel Harden.
A rep for Harden said in a statement: "For the sake of the couple's three children, Harden would like to request that the family's privacy be respected at this time.
"No further comments will be made on this matter, and we thank you for your understanding."
Harden won a 'Best Supporting Actress' Academy Award in 2001 for her portrayal of Lee Krasner in Pollock
She has starred in the critically-acclaimed films Mystic River
, Casa de los Babys
, Mona Lisa Smile
Harden, Michael Keaton and Jason Lee voice characters in the animated film Noah's Ark: The New Beginning
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