Forest Whitaker (57) after 22 years of marriage, a line. How the American media consistently citing court documents, reported, submitted by the Oscar-winner on Thursday to divorce his wife, Keisha Nash-Whitaker (46). As a reason, he cited “irreconcilable differences”.

Whitaker had married his actor colleague in 1996. The two have two common daughters that are already grown up. In the marriage both of them had brought a baby on the way.

On the first day of Christmas, the actor had posted on Twitter: “Christmas is a Festival of devotion – a time of the year, we are reminded that the bonds between our families, friends, fellow citizens and others to Share and give Pleasure are based.”

internationally renowned Whitaker was with films such as “Platoon”, “The color of money” and “Good Morning, Vietnam”. In “The last king of Scotland – In the clutches of Power” was the personal physician of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and was awarded the 2007 Oscar for the best main role. He was also in “The Butler” and “Black Panther”.