"Conventional wisdom told me that if you want to work on your marriage, you should stay in your marriage. For once, I didn’t follow what I’d been told."
The actor and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin famously used the phrase to describe their divorce.
"Divorce is the last thing Shannen wanted," publicist Leslie Sloane said in an emailed statement Saturday.
The actor-musician claimed on Twitter that he found out by reading TMZ — and then promoted a new song with the title "Going Away."
The Marvel star has been divorced twice, but one ex is still in her good book.
Maggie Smith's book "You Could Make This Place Beautiful" explores the meanings behind womanhood, gender roles, family and jobs.
News of the split comes days before the couple's 12th wedding anniversary.
The former supermodel said headlines about her split from the famed NFL quarterback were "very hurtful."
The model split from Sebastian Bear-McClard last year and shares a 2-year-old son with the movie producer.
The former Trump adviser and the frequent Trump critic have expressed contrasting political views in recent years.