Gael Garcia Bernal Separates From Wife of 5 Years

Gael Garcia Bernal and Dolores Fonzi attend the 'Biutiful' Premiere

Another celebrity couples bites the dust. 

After months of speculation, Gael Garcia Bernal and his wife of five years, Argentine actress Dolores Fonzi, have separated. 

Bernal's mother, Patricia Bernal, confirmed the sad news to People en EspañolShe revealed the two "remain great friends," and will continue to focus on the well-being of their two children together, Lázaro and Libertad

Back in 2009, the Mexican actor told us about his commitment to his children. "I think everyone who becomes a father or becomes a mother goes through this change of priorities... finally, there's someone more important tham me that I have to consider. It's incredible."

Bernal, 35, and Fonzi, 36, met on the set of their 2001 film Vidas Privadas, but didn't begin dating until 2008. They married in 2009.