Actor Joe Manganiello has filed for divorce from his wife Sofía Vergara just two days after they announced their split. The divorce documents cite “irreconcilable differences,” and the couple had a prenuptial agreement. Sources suggest that conflicting opinions on having children caused problems in their relationship. They also had different approaches to dealing with fame and personal interests.
The couple confirmed their split in a joint statement, asking for privacy as they navigate this new phase of their lives. A source revealed that they had been facing ups and downs for a long time but maintained a positive image publicly.
Notably, the news of their separation emerged shortly after Sofía Vergara celebrated her 51st birthday in Italy without Joe Manganiello or her wedding ring. However, Manganiello shared a birthday tribute on Instagram for his estranged wife.
The couple last posted photos together in June, enjoying a fine-dining experience in New York. They were last seen together at a red carpet event in March 2023.
Sofía Vergara and Joe Manganiello got married in November 2015 in Palm Beach, Florida. When they celebrated their seventh anniversary in 2022, Vergara shared throwback photos of their wedding day on Instagram.
In August 2020, Joe Manganiello expressed his trust in their relationship and their ability to put each other first.
In brief, Joe Manganiello is seeking a divorce from Sofía Vergara, citing “irreconcilable differences” after seven years of marriage. They had conflicting opinions about having children and faced challenges in dealing with fame and personal interests. Despite their split, they have asked for privacy and have shown mutual respect for each other.