Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Jarecki divorcing after 20 years of marriage

Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Jarecki divorcing after 20 years of marriage

The 41-year-old actress has filed for divorce from her husband of 20 years three months after announcing their separation.

Alicia Silverstone has filed the documents in court on Friday, as per The Blast. In a statement to PEOPLE, Alicia’s representative has revealed that the couple still profoundly love and respect each other as well as remain very close friends but have mutually decided to separate after being together for 20 years, will continue to co-parent their son. The “Clueless” star and the musician Christopher Jarecki share one child together, 6-year-old son Bear Blu— born in 2011. The couple has been married since June 2005, when tied the knot in a lakeside ceremony in Lake Tahoe.

During the pair’s intimate wedding, Alicia and Christopher exchanged vows while barefoot on the beach and at midnight, the pals of the two and family gathered around a campfire for the celebration of the happy day by singing Beatles songs and eating vegan hamburgers.

Later that month, Alicia opened up to PEOPLE and explained that her husband Christopher had popped the question a year earlier and that was the “most beautiful proposal” she could have asked for.

She has said that he was waiting for their old wicker love seat, ring in hand, with the most beautiful proposal any best friend could ever give. The star has also revealed that waiting to kiss him until the end of the ceremony had been a big struggle for her. Alicia has admitted that it was so hard not to kiss him during the ceremony and she was going out of her mind, so the kiss at the end was amazing. Recently, the actress has documented her vacay to Hawaii with her son in February. At the time, she wrote on Instagram: “So fun playing in the water with Bear. Swimming, boogie boarding and just savoring. We’ve been staying at my friend’s home while he is away.”

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