Rocky fame Sylvester Stallone and his better half Jennifer Flavin have decided to go separate ways after 25 years of marriage. According to the latest reports, Flavin filed for a dissolution of marriage and other relief at a court in Florida on Friday. For the unversed, the celebrity couple tied the knot in 1997 after dating each other since 1988. Talking about the pair, they also had a significant age gap between them. As for Stallone, he recently turned 76, while Jennifer Flavin is 54 years.
The official statement
While giving a statement to People, Jennifer Flavin said, “I love my family. We are amicably and privately addressing these personal issues.” As of now, the couple shares three daughters, namely Sophia (25), Sistine (24), and Scarlet (20). Sylvester Stallone also has a son from his previous marriage. His oldest son is Sage, whom he shared with his late partner Starlin Wright. The rumors about the couple’s split were already spreading like wildfire all over the internet some time ago. It was after fans noticed that the Rocky star had covered up the tattoo on his bicep that featured his wife’s face.
The earlier anniversary celebration
Sylvester Stallone and Jennifer Flavin also celebrated their 25th marriage anniversary a few months ago. The two of them also wrote loving messages to each other via Instagram. Talking about Stallone, he wrote a tribute for his wife that reads, “Happy 25th anniversary to my amazing wife. There is not enough words to describe what this incredibly selfless dedicated , patient, woman has meant to our lives and I only wish they could be another 25! Thank you sweetheart!”
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On the other hand, Flavin also took to her social media handle and wrote a post that reads, “Happy 25th wedding anniversary to us! Thank you for always keeping me laughing, loving and protecting our beautiful family! Our marriage keeps getting better every year! I can’t wait to spend the rest of our lives together!” However, the said post has now been deleted.