Will Arnett and Amy Poehler Split
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WILL Arnett and Amy Poehler have split after nine years of marriage, Us Weekly reported Thursday.
The pair — who are parents to sons Archie, 3, and Abel, 2 — wed on August 29, 2003,
The couple have frequently appeared onscreen together, in both TV and film. Their joint credits include Arrested Development, Blades of Glory, Horton Hears a Who!, On Broadway, Spring Breakdown and Monsters vs. Aliens. Arnett also guest starred in an episode of Poehler’s NBC smash comedy Parks and Recreation in 2010.
In 2005, Parks and Recreation star, 40, gushed about her husband.
“He makes me feel very safe. You can have a lot of adventures if you have someone by your side,” she said.
Arnett, 42, who currently stars on NBC’s Up All Night, said that he “immediately had a talent crush” on Poehler.
“The first time I saw her onstage, I said, ‘I’m gonna marry that girl,’ ” he said in 2009.
This was the first marriage for Poehler and the second for Arnett, who was wed to actress Penelope Ann Miller, 48, for one year until divorcing in 1995.