Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner had officially ended their relationship and marriage as they filed for divorce lately. The couple cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for the separation after several failed reconciliation.
Reports were telling that Jennifer Garber was the one who filed for divorce and Ben Affleck immediately filed his response. Moreover, the two filed 'pro per' which means that they filed a divorce without any lawyer. It was also noticed that Jen's petition matched that of Ben's response which only means that they had coordinated things well and ahead of time.
With regards to the filing of the divorce, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner also agreed to have a joint and legal custody of their three children. Further, they also left spousal support open which could indicate an amicable separation as reported on TMZ.
It can be recalled that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced their separation last 2015 but no official filing of divorce after that. People were left wondering if the two were trying to reconcile and to fix things regarding their marriage. However, with the latest report, it looks like that has failed completely. It has been reported too that Jen had already given Ben several chances but she finally reached the end of the rope.
When the soon-to-be divorced couple announced their separation way back 2015, some hoped that they would get back together but that reports were called off right away. Meanwhile, after the separation, another speculation emerged and that Jennifer Garner would already file for divorce but it was called off again.
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner's separation went something like that as no one could predict where the relationship is really heading. But they would often go out together sometimes with the kids. They would go on vacations together and would even take the kids for s stroll together still. Apart from these reports, the two managed to keep everything from the media and the public.
Despite the filing of divorce, some are still telling that there is still hope as Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have not negotiated yet their final settlement. Some are hoping that the two might have a sudden change of heart while the divorce has been filed.