‘Darkest Hour’ director Joe Wright and wife Anoushka Shankar split up -

‘Darkest Hour’ director Joe Wright and wife Anoushka Shankar split up

‘Darkest Hour’ director Joe Wright and wife Anoushka Shankar split up




The highest British movie director behind “Darkest Hour” Joe Wright and his spouse, Anoushka Shankar, have parted methods, Web page Six can solely reveal.

The separated couple’s been collectively for seven years.

Shankar is the attractive sitar participant and daughter of music legend Ravi Shankar, and the half-sister of pop star Norah Jones.

A couple of months in the past in August, she posted an outdated picture of the couple fortunately collectively on Instagram captioned: “Precisely seven years in the past, my great husband requested me to marry him. It was all completely romantic, till my first morning illness signs kicked in and I proceeded to vomit for the remainder of the day 😂😂😂😂 This picture was taken a number of weeks beforehand, on the day we discovered we had been having a child.”

However simply two days in the past, one other submit of Shankar solo added ominously, “I stated I beloved you, and also you heard me say you weren’t sufficient… you requested me to carry you tighter, and I heard you say I used to be not sufficient… how may we be sufficient for one another after we had been by no means sufficient for ourselves? -new album thought scribblings #lyrics #newmusic #latenights.”

Maybe the breakup would be the topic of her subsequent album.

A rep for Wright solely instructed us in a press release from the couple, “I can affirm that Joe Wright and Anoushka Shankar not too long ago ended their marriage. All events are dedicated to the welfare and happiness of their two stunning kids and ask that their privateness be revered. No additional feedback will probably be made on this matter.”

The couple wed at an intimate ceremony in London in 2010 in entrance of shut family and friends. They’ve two kids collectively.

Earlier than that, Wright was beforehand engaged to “Gone Woman” star Rosamund Pike however the wedding ceremony was known as off in 2008.

Wright has been on the awards circuit main as much as the Oscars for his Winston Churchill drama that simply received a Golden Globe on Sunday for Gary Oldman within the lead position. His credit additionally embrace literary movie fare comparable to “Atonement,” “Pleasure & Prejudice” and “Anna Karenina.

Two years in the past he reportedly stated of Shankar in an interview: “We celebrated our fifth wedding ceremony anniversary not too long ago, and it’s superb to look again and see how we’ve developed emotionally and spiritually. I’ve by no means been happier.”