Armie Hammer and Elizabeth Chambers Hammer have split following 10 years of marriage. Hammer, 33, Elizabeth, 37, declared the split on their individual Instagrams with a legacy image of the two. The former couple wedded in May 2010. They have two children together: girl Harper Grace, 5, and child Ford Douglas Armand, 3.
"Thirteen years as closest companions, perfect partners, accomplices, and afterward guardians. It has been an incredible journey, yet together, we've chosen to turn the page and proceed onward from our marriage. As we go into this next part, our kids and relationship as co-guardians and dear companions will remain our need. We understand this news lends itself to public dialogue, but in the interest of our children and our family, we’re asking for privacy, compassion, and love during this time," the post read.
Hammer posted a shot of the L.A. horizon on Thursday night. The post uncovered that he was back in the states spending months on the Cayman Islands with his family. It shows up Elizabeth remained at the Cayman Islands with their children. She posted an image of their child drinking out coconut on the seashore minutes before the declaration.
Updates on their split come just under two months after the actor, 33, and the entrepreneur, 37, praised a time of marriage. "TEN years wedded, twelve together, thirteen years as closest companions. Happy Anniversary, my love," Elizabeth wrote in an Instagram post. " I'm past thankful for you, this decade, our family, and the dreamiest Friday night anniversary sunset."
Elizabeth additionally honored Father's Day a month ago by sharing a photo of the entire group of four. "Happy Father's Day to the master bedtime singer, omelet maker, steak griller, “water pusher,” snorkel instructor, storyteller and so much more," she wrote. "Our infants couldn't request a more entertaining and adventurous father and we're fortunate that you're our own. We love you."
Lately, the family had been self-isolating in the Cayman Islands in the midst of the COVID pandemic. It wasn't something they had at first moved toward doing. "We're right now isolated in the Caymans, which wasn't arranged when we left LA 5 weeks back for NYC," Elizabeth clarified in April. "Because of movement limitations, school terminations, and the way that we were wanting to be here with our more distant family fourteen days after the fact for spring break, we settled on this choice for the wellbeing and security of our family."
In September 2017, the actor told PEOPLE at the Toronto International Film Festival about how he kept things romantic in his marriage. "My better half and I generally attempt to do sweet things for one another, that consistently sorts of the mode," he said. "I figure the most romantic thing you can do is attempt to accomplish something romantic constantly. So that you can't resemble, 'goodness I was sentimental that one time.' Consistency, consistency."
Talking with Town and Country in June 2013, Elizabeth opened up about how the actor persuaded her to get married once upon a time. "At the point when we, at last, got together, Armie truly needed to get married," she said. "He sat me down and stated, 'Look, we don't need to do this. We could simply head out in a different direction, and afterward one day you'll be 40 and separated and we'll run into one another. We'll chuckle and go out for supper and have this equivalent association, and we'll ask why we burned through the entirety of that time. Or on the other hand, we could take care of it now and appreciate the ride.'"
A source tells PEOPLE, "The two of them despite everything love each other definitely. They've generally been such an affectionate family. I realize their primary concentrate right presently is their children and ensuring nothing changes for them."