They tied the knot in 2015 and share two children.

By Kimberly Truong
Sep 06, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik have split up after four years of marriage, E! News reports. 

Deschanel and Pechenik, a film producer, got engaged in 2015 and got married later that year. They also welcomed their first child that year, a daughter named Elsie Otter Pechenik, and in 2017, they welcomed a boy named Charlie Wolf Pechenik.

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"After much discussion and a long period of contemplation we have decided we are better off as friends, business partners and co-parents rather than life partners," they told E! News in a joint statement. "We remain committed to our business, our values and most of all our children. Thank you for respecting our privacy at this time."