Michael Moore divorces wife Kathleen Glynn

July 19, 2013
Moore and Glynn in 2009. (Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images)
Moore and Glynn in 2009. (Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images)

Divorcing: Filmmaker-provocateur Michael Moore, 59, and his wife of nearly 22 years, Kathleen Glynn, 55, the Flint Journal reported. He’s the liberal activist and Oscar-winning director behind “Bowling for Columbine” and “Fahrenheit 9/11″; she was a credited producer on most of his projects going back to 1994′s “TV Nation.” They were together for nearly a decade before their 1991 marriage, having met on the staff of the alt-weekly newspaper in their hometown Flint, Mich., in the early ’80s. No children together, but Moore helped raise her daughter from a previous marriage. No word on what happened, just some legalese about a relationship broken down with “no reasonable likelihood that the marriage can be preserved.” While Glynn pursued some of her own projects, she was best known for her work with her husband, but told the Flint Journal in 2006 she didn’t mind standing in his shadow: “At a certain point, you buy a car from a salesman, and you don’t think about the 200 people who made the car.”

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