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Melanie Griffith


Antonio Banderas

6/6/2014 8:15 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas DivorceMelanie Griffith has filed for divorce from Antonio Banderas ... TMZ has learned.

Griffith's legal docs cite irreconcilable differences as the reason for ending her 18-year marriage.

In the docs -- filed by disso-queen Laura Wasser -- Griffith is asking for child support and sole physical and joint legal custody, although it's pretty much moot -- Stella, their only child together, turns 18 in September.

Griffith is also asking for spousal support.

The legal docs do not list the date of separation.

Sources connected with the couple tell TMZ ... the divorce is amicable.  As for dividing property, we're told it's a little complicated ... they have lots of real estate, both in the U.S. and Spain.

This is Griffith's 4th divorce.   She was twice married to Don Johnson and also married to Steve Bauer.

It's Banderas' second divorce.



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Donald Gorobegko    

It makes me have to wonder. How many times does a woman have to fall in love, before they are in love, how many kids with different last names does it take, how many marriages, before they get it right and you have to wonder why I stayed single.

103 days ago


I'm actually surprised they lasted 18 years. I remember the turmoil when they first got together.

103 days ago


I'm trying to recall ANY Hollywood marriage that's lasted.

103 days ago

I'm surprised it lasted this long.

103 days ago

paul a.    

he has aged nicely, her not so much

103 days ago


OMG Melanie you look awful. Why dont you get some more work done. That man stayed with you looking like that. He is probably thanking his lucky stars to be rid of you.

103 days ago


So sad they were together for a long time! Good luck to them! Please visit my facebook page for this worthy cause to help my friend and her daughter move into a new home. Seeking donations and likes! or

103 days ago


I don't see why she needs spousal support. She has her own money. It's a shame. He stood by her through all her addictions.

103 days ago


She has the most agitating, squealing voice I've ever heard. But she is a humble doll, in person.

103 days ago

Ming the Merciless    

Translation: He's been dying for a divorce from this scary witch for years. She finally agreed to it, as long as he would let her say that it was her idea... Antonio is a very nice guy, but she's always been a crazy nutcase and now she's an old and ugly crazy nutcase. Time for her to buy a dozen cats and become a crystal healer.

103 days ago


He can do so much better . She hit the wall 20 years ago.

103 days ago


Good move, that woman is a mess

103 days ago

SGT. Ryan Anderson USMC    

Maybe she shouldn't be so picky, looking like a stretch-Armstrong doll left out in the sun.

103 days ago

Gustav LaFong    

Melanie gets to be single again. Antonio gets back his dignity.

103 days ago


she so old now she won't be abl to get married and if it happens it will be for any money she has left.she will be so alone as she gets old.

103 days ago
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