Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus have damaged up after over a 12 months of relationship, a supply tells ET.
“They really tried to make it work and they just couldn’t right now,” the supply says. “Their families came first, but ultimately having a bi-coastal relationship was difficult. They’re amicable.”
The information comes after the 46-year-old actor has been snapped two occasions with 22-year-old Playboy mannequin Shauna Sexton, sparking romance rumors. On Sunday, the 2 had been all smiles going by means of a Jack In the Box drive-thru in Los Angeles, and final Thursday evening, they had been photographed leaving Nobu Malibu collectively.
Another supply, who’s near Sexton, tells ET that Affleck and Sexton are presently “having fun, it’s light,” noting that the couple only recently met.
ET has reached out to Affleck’s rep for remark.
Meanwhile, Shookus has since deleted her Instagram account. Shookus and Affleck had been final noticed collectively in June, after they loved dinner together with her dad and mom in Santa Monica, California.
One month prior, the 38-year-old Saturday Night Live producer opened as much as Elle journal in regards to the scrutiny their relationship confronted after his break up from Jennifer Garner following 10 years of marriage.
“It’s strange to me,” Shookus mentioned of her newfound notoriety. “My whole profession has been behind the digital camera, and that’s positively the place I’m most comfy. I’m a producer, I’m a mother, a buddy. Being thought-about a public determine actually makes me chortle.”
Meanwhile, Affleck and Garner are nonetheless legally married. The two introduced their separation in 2015, and filed for divorce final April. But earlier this month, ET realized that a decide within the L.A. County Superior Court despatched a doc to the actress informing her that the ultimate judgment has not been filed and entered. According to the courtroom doc, it is her third discover of case overview, and if she fails to take motion quick, the courtroom will dismiss the case for delay in prosecution.
Affleck and Garner share three kids collectively — Violet, 12, Seraphina, 9, and Samuel, 6 — and clearly nonetheless stay on good phrases. In June, Garner Instagrammed a candy Father’s Day publish devoted to Affleck, praising him for being a nice dad.
Watch the video beneath for extra on their shut co-parenting relationship: