'Wonder Years' Star Danica McKellar Files For Divorce After Three Years
The actress, who played Fred Savage's love interest Winnie Cooper on the hit '80s show, cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split.
Millions of men’s hearts were broken when Danica McKellar – who played the adorable big-eyed brunette girl-next-door, Winnie Cooper, on the ‘80s sitcom The Wonder Years -- got married.
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And millions of men’s hopes may have been raised today with the news that she’s filed for divorce from her husband, composer Mike Verta, after a three-year and two-month marriage. The couple has a one-year-old son named Draco.
Verta tells TMZ: "I am saddened by the end of my marriage. However, we are committed to raising our son together and we are focused on remaining the best parents we can be."
The pair began dating in 2001 and tied the knot on March 22, 2009 in San Diego, California.
They formally split just last week, and allegedly have a prenuptial agreement which covers all of their property. McKellar cited irreconcilable differences in the divorce papers, which were filed at LA County Superior Court.
McKellar graduated from UCLA and wrote three best-selling math books aimed at young girls, including "Math Doesn't Suck: How to Survive Middle-School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail."
She has been seen at a few LA events recently, including The Big Bang one hundredth episode party, Elton John's Oscar bash in Februrary, and the opening of the hit play Chicago in May.