Halle Berry to divorce husband Olivier Martinez ‘with a heavy heart’

Halle Berry

Hollywood actress Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez are divorcing after two years of marriage.

In a joint statement to American publication US Weekly, the couple said it was “with a heavy heart” they had decided to divorce.

The statement said: “We move forward with love and respect for one another and the shared focus for what is best for our son.

“We wish each other nothing but happiness in life, and we hope that you respect our, and most importantly our children’s privacy, as we go through this difficult period.”

The couple have a son, Maceo, and Halle has a daughter, Nahla, from a previous relationship.

Halle was previously married to baseball player David Justice and singer Eric Benet.