Tobey Maguire and Wife Jennifer Meyer Separate | NBC Bay Area

Tobey Maguire and Wife Jennifer Meyer Separate

The couple had been together for nine years and have two children.



    File photo of Jennifer Meyer (L) and actor Tobey Maguire attending the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

    Tobey Maguire and Jennifer Meyer are breaking up after nine years of marriage.

    "After much soul searching and consideration we have made the decision to separate as a couple," Tobey and Jennifer told People in a joint statement Tuesday.

    "As devoted parents, our first priority remains raising our children together with enduring love, respect and friendship," the statement read. The former couple met in 2003 and are parents to daughter Ruby Maguire, 9, and son Otis Maguire, 7.

    The actor, 41, and the jewelry designer, 39, are based in California.