Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro Confirmed His Split With Wife Grace Hightower

After a long time, Robert De Niro has broken his silence related to his separation. The news was out last week on the internet that De Niro has ended 21 years of marriage.

De Niro and Hightower started their relationship back in 1987. And after 10 years the couple tied the knot. The word is around that the couple split for a small period of time in 1999 only to get back together in 2004. But this time the couple finally splits.

Robert De Niro said the following in a statement to CNN and ET.

Grace and I have two beautiful children together. We are entering a period of transition in our relationship which is a difficult but constructive process. I honor Grace as a wonderful mother and ask for privacy and respect from all as we proceed to develop our roles as partners in parenting.

They both shares two children together, their names are Elliott(20) and Helen Grace(6).