They’ve denied it for weeks, but it looks like Katy Perry and Russell Brand are in fact headed for a divorce.
Russell Brand has filed divorce papers in Los Angeles citing “irreconcilable differences”, TMZ has learned. In an official statement he says, “Sadly, Katy and I are ending our marriage. I’ll always adore her and I know we’ll remain friends.”
The rumor mill was kicked into over drive when the couple, married for a little over a year, spent Christmas 7000 miles apart and have been photographed without their wedding bands. While Katy was soaking up the sun on a Hawaii beach, Russell was in spotted in London.
After meeting at the 2009 MTV VMA’s, and dating for a year, the couple were married in India on October 23rd.