Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman were one of Hollywood’s most beloved couples, having been married for over 40 years. However, their relationship wasn’t always smooth sailing. In 2012, the couple announced their separation, shocking their fans and the entertainment industry.
Despite their separation, they remained on good terms and were often spotted together. However, in 2017, it was reported that DeVito and Perlman were officially divorced.
Rhea Perlman was born on March 31, 1948, in Brooklyn, New York. She comes from a family of entertainers – her father was a TV repairman and her mother worked in a perfume factory, but they were also part-time actors. Perlman attended Hunter College, where she studied drama, and began her career in the early 1970s with small roles in various TV shows and movies.
Perlman met Danny DeVito in 1971 when she went to see a friend in a Broadway show that he was acting in. They began dating shortly after and eventually got married in 1982. They have three children together – Lucy, Grace, and Jacob.
However, their marriage was not always smooth sailing. In 2012, they announced that they had separated after 30 years of marriage. Despite rumors of a reconciliation, they never officially got back together and eventually filed for divorce in 2017.
Perlman has since opened up about the struggles in their marriage, including DeVito’s infidelity and their busy work schedules. However, she has also expressed her love and respect for him as a friend and father to their children. She continues to work in the entertainment industry, with notable roles in TV shows like “Cheers” and movies like “Matilda.”
After their separation in 2012, Perlman and DeVito reconciled in 2013 and worked on repairing their marriage. In a 2017 interview, DeVito expressed his love and admiration for Perlman, saying, “We’re really close. Actually, still together, just separate, but together.” However, in 2020 it was reported that the couple had split for a second time and were getting a divorce. Despite the challenges in their relationship, both DeVito and Perlman have remained supportive of each other and continue to co-parent their three children together.
Their separation and divorce were surrounded by rumors of infidelity and personal struggles. However, both DeVito and Perlman have kept the details of their relationship private and have never publicly spoken about the reason for their split.
Despite their separation, DeVito and Perlman have remained close and continue to co-parent their three children together. They are often seen attending family events and spending time together, showcasing a strong and supportive co-parenting relationship.