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Michael Skloff and his writer wife Marta Kauffman are divorced after 31 years of getting married

News by Clarence Published on 24 Oct,2016 Updated on 24 Oct,2016

We all know Marta Kaufman as an independent, self-established writer-producer and mother of three, who is best known for her popular sitcom Friends.  What we don't know well is she her divorce case. It is reported that the writer is getting a divorce from her husband Michael Skloff after thirty-one years of marriage.

Marta who is known for plenty of hit TV series other than Friends like "Along with Kevin Bright" and "Veronica's Closet", surprised her fans with her divorce issue, in 2015,  after thirty-one years of their marriage.

Marta and her former husband Michael Skloff, a resident of Hancock Park, were married for thirty-one long years. Skloff is a musical composition graduate from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, best known for writing the theme song for the famous Netflix comedy "Friends". 

Marta, on the other hand, is one of the most celebrated show producers in Hollywood Television entertainment business. In fact, this year her  hit series "Grace and Frankie" is set to return to the network for the second time. However, in real life, the duo who is famous for romantic comedy and melodic song composition has separated without any sign of getting together in future.

The Divorce was Dispute Free and Friendly:

The couple got a dispute free and friendly divorce surprising many of their fans. They were together for more than thirty years and have given birth to three children named Hannah, Sam, and Rose. All of their children are of adult age. So, the couple had more stress-free divorce as they had no issues related to the custody of their children. 

The couple tied the knot in 1984 and they ended their thirty-one year's marriage in 2015. 

The End of Thirty-one Years of Happy Married Life 

Despite The Friends finale being all about true love, there may not be a happy ending for Friends co-creator Marta Kauffman and Michael Skloff. Our sources tell us that Kauffman and Skloff filed for divorce and settlement paper on the same date, which shows us that the split was free from dispute. The reason of Divorce is not clear yet but it looks like Marta Kauffman is tired of carrying her composer husband around where he does not show interest in any hard work other than cursing The production members of Friends for giving him fewer credentials and less money for his theme song work.

Recently divorced Producer and director, Marta Kaufman has the net worth over US $200 million. Michael, on the other hand, has not revealed his net worth as a songwriter and band promoter but the composer may hit the rock bottom after the divorce. The well-known composer from 70's has worked with some big bands but it looks like the divorce will make his economic position lot more vulnerable compared to his former wife Martha.

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