Courteney Cox and David Arquette announced their separation

The two met on 1995 and got married in 1999, and are also the parents of daughter Coco.

TMZ reported that the two actors were in fact separated for several months.

“We have agreed to a trial separation that dates back for some time. The reason for this separation is to better understand ourselves and the qualities we need in a partner and for our marriage.”

The statement continued: “We remain best friends and responsible parents to our daughter and we still love each other deeply.”