Actress Ashley Judd and her husband, Indy car driver Mario Franchitti, have decided to call it quits after eleven years of marriage. 

Ashley and Mario released a joint statement this afternoon, announcing their split.  “We have mutually decided to end our marriage. We’ll always be family and continue to cherish our relationship based on the special love, integrity, and respect we have always enjoyed.”

Ashley was always a fixture at Mario’s races and this photo above is of the couple in happier times back in September.  They were married in 2001 and don’t share any children together.

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