Joe and Tina Simpson File for Divorce: Other Long-Time Couples Who Called it Quits

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Joe and Tina Simpson File for Divorce: Other Long-Time Couples Who Called it Quits

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Jessica Simpson, 2008

Jessica Simpson may be basking in the glory of her new family, but her parents have thrown in the towel on their marriage which has spanned three decades.

Joe and Tina Simpson, parents of Jessica and 'lil sister Ashlee Simpson, released a statement regarding their plans to divorce saying, "It is an amicable split and there is no third party involved. Any other related allegations are completely false. The family appreciates your respect for their privacy at this time."

The couple have two children together and two grandchildren.

With the news of this latest divorce filing, it has officially become the season of shocking splits. Here are some of the couples who have called it quits after many years of marriage:

Russell Crowe and Danielle Spencer: The Aussie hottie has reportedly separated from his wife of nine years, Danielle Spencer. They are parents to two sons, Charles, 8, and Tennyson, 6. While the couple has opted to stay mum on the split reports, they are currently living separately with Spencer staying in Australia with the boys and Crowe currently residing in New York while he films the movie "Noah".

Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman: The long-term couple decided to call it quits early this month after more than thirty years together. Perlman launched to fame in the role as the sharp tongued waitress Carla Tortelli on the 80s sitcom "Cheers." DeVito is currently starring in the hit sitcom "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia". The couple have three children together.

Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis

: They may have never been married, but it looked like these kids were in it for the long haul when they called it quits in June after fourteen years together. The couple have two children together - Lily-Rose, 13, and Jack, 10.

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