Megan Fox has called it quits with husband Brian Austin Green.
According to a story by PEOPLE magazine, the couple’s official date of separation is June 15, ending a five-year marriage between the two and a more than 10-year relationship that began when the couple started dating in 2004.
Unnamed sources close to the magazine offered a bit of insight into the events leading up to the divorce.
The source was quoted as saying that Megan is “young and hot and sought after for work” and portraying Green as a homebody who wanted Fox to spend more time with him and their two boys, Noah and Brodhi.
With her career blossoming and the demands of her family increasing, the source was quoted as saying the actress was “overwhelmed” and that her family’s “expectations” impeded her work.
She was overwhelmed with the children and her husband’s expectations, which got in the way of work responsibilities. They had many disagreements and arguments about her time at home, which led to problems.
The break-up, the source was quoted as saying, was a “classic Hollywood story of two people in different stages of life and career.”
Another unnamed source close to the couple was quoted as saying that Fox’s career has taken off because the actress’ talent “is being recognized.”
Megan has always been career-oriented and noted because she was so beautiful. Now she is being recognized for her talent … The timing just wasn’t working for her relationship.
An Associated Press story about the divorce gave insight into the details of the divorce.
Court documents say that the divorce is based on “irreconcilable differences” and that the actress want’s joint custody of the two boys.
The PEOPLE magazine story garnered more than 580 comments, with a few people offering condolences and many offering sarcastic comments about Fox’s acting ability.
“What talent? Since when is looking good … considered a talent? LOL article writer clearly is an idiot,” one user wrote.
Another user named “John Weierbach” said that he “always liked both of them and sad that they are separating.”