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Comedian George Lopez's wife files divorce papers

November 24, 2010 |  1:49 pm

George Lopez and Ann Lopez Ann Lopez, wife of comedian and "Lopez Tonight" host George Lopez, officially filed for divorce Tuesday in Los Angeles, making good on the couple's Sept. 27 announcement of a mutual decision to split up.

The filing, first reported by TMZ, indicates she is seeking spousal support, as well as primary physical custody of their 14-year-old daughter Mayan. The Lopezes married in 1993.

No indication of whether there will  be a custody battle over the kidney that Ann donated to George back in 2005.


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The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Photo: George Lopez and Ann at the 10th annual Lupus L.A. Orange Ball in Beverly Hills on May 6, 2010. Credit: Chris Pizzello / Associated Press