Sean Penn officially divorced: the actor has separated from his wife, Leila George

It’s official: Sean Penn and Leila George are definitely separated. Indeed, the couple who was already floundering saw their divorce proclaimed by a judge.

In July 2020, Sean Penn and Leila George said ‘yes’ to life. But unfortunately, the engagement was short-lived. The couple have just separated.In October 2021, it was she who filed for divorce. It was not until April that the judge finally recorded the separation, which according to Sean Penn, would indeed be his fault. Indeed, in an interview with Hollywood Authenticthe comedian explained: “There’s a woman I’m so in love with, Leila George, who I only see day to day now, because I screwed up the marriage.”

Very private confidences for those who consider be the cause of his divorce : “We were technically married for a year, but for five years I was a very neglectful guy.” According to the actor, his depressive episodes and his alcoholic tendencies did not help matters at all. Sean Penn is definitely single. It must be said that their relationship has always been chaotic. Indeed, a close friend of Leila George had then confided in the subject of their couple: “Leila has been in Sean’s life for a while. They met, then they broke up, and Sean won her back.”

Sean Penn, already divorced multiple times

According to this same source, the actor was clearly playing fire : “He realized he had made a mistake and when he felt he was in danger of losing her, he worked hard to get her back.” But it seems that their story is well and truly over. This isn’t the first time Sean Penn has split from his wife. Indeed, he was previously married to Robin Wright, with whom he has two children Dylan and Hopper. In 1985, he said ‘yes’ to Madonna. But their love story will only last four years. Finally, he found love in the arms of Charlize Theron from 2013 to 2015. But the actor is now once again on the singles market.


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