Jake & Maggie Gyllenhaal’s Parents Call it Quits

From left: Stephen, Maggie and Jake Gyllenhaal and Naomi Foner

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updated 10/17/2008 AT 9:00 AM ET

originally published 10/17/2008 AT 10:50 AM ET

Naomi Foner – the mother of Maggie and Jake Gyllenhaal – has filed for divorce from their father, Stephen Gyllenhaal, Los Angeles court papers show.

Married for 30 years, Foner – a Golden-Globe winning screenwriter with credits including Running on Empty and Losing Isaiah – cites irreconcilable differences. She says the couple has been separated since Jan. 1.

Foner isn’t seeking spousal support, and she also asks the court to deny Gyllenhaal – a film director – any support.

The papers were filed Wednesday.
– Ken Lee


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