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Drew Barrymore Announces She’s Getting Divorced

Kaitlan Collins White House Correspondent

Drew Barrymore is getting divorced.

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The 41-year-old actress announced she was separating from Will Kopelman, her husband of four years, in a statement to People over the weekend. (RELATED: Ben Affleck Has Late Night Meetup With 28-Year-Old Nanny)

“Sadly our family is separating legally, although we do not feel this takes away from us being a family,” Barrymore wrote. “Divorce might make one feel like a failure, but eventually you start to find grace in the idea that life goes on.”

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“Our children are our universe, and we look forward to living the rest of our lives with them as the first priority.”

The two began dating in 2011 and got married in 2012. They have two young children together, Olive and Frankie. (RELATED: Jennifer Garner Reveals Whether Ben Affleck Cheated On Her With Young Family Nanny)