Brian Austin Green and Megan Fox are going their separate ways after nearly 10 years of marriage.
Green, 46, confirmed his split with Fox, 34, in Monday’s episode of his …With Brian Austin Green podcast titled “Context,” during which is addressed photos of the Transformers actress out with Machine Gun Kelly that surfaced last week.
The actor began the episode by revealing that he started to feel distant from Fox since late last year when she left the country to film Midnight in the Switchgrass.
Green also explained that he have Fox a few weeks to think about the breakup.
“She said, ‘I realized when I was out of the country working alone that I feel more like myself and I liked myself better during that experience and I think that might be something worth trying for me,'” he recalled what Fox told him during the conversation. “I was shocked and I was upset about it but I can’t be upset at her because she didn’t ask to feel that way. It wasn’t a choice she made, that’s the way she honestly felt. We talked about it a little more and said let’s separate for a bit… and so we did.”
“We’ve had an amazing relationship and I will always love her and I know she’ll always love me,” Green — who share sons Journey River, 3, Bodhi Ransom, 6, and Noah Shannon, 7, with Fox — said.
“As far as a family, what we’ve built is really cool and it’s really special. So we decided let’s make sure that we don’t lose that. Let’s make sure that we’re always friends with each other and we’re a united front with the kids. We’ll do family vacations and holidays with the family and really make that a focus with the kids.”
He continued, “Since the end of the year, we’ve really been trying to be apart and figure out what life is now. It’s a big change for both of us.”