LeBlanc Filing for Divorce

3/30/2006 5:24 PM PST
Friends' star Matt LeBlanc is set to officially file Thursday for divorce from his wife, Melissa. The split, first reported by the National Enquirer, comes on the heels of the rumored cancellation of his NBC sitcom, 'Joey.'

LeBlanc's rep issued the following statement: "Melissa and Matt LeBlanc have decided to end their marriage of three years. The dissolution is amicable. They remain devoted parents and friends. For the sake of their family, they ask that their privacy be respected at this time."

The couple has a two-year-old daughter together and Melissa has two children from a previous marriage.