Bill Hader Officially Files for Divorce From Wife Maggie Carey

Saturday Night Live alum Bill Hader and his wife Maggie Carey are officially calling it quits after 11 years of marriage.

According to documents acquired by The Blast, Hader filed his divorce petition on Thursday. A representative for the 39-year-old actor and producer did not respond to requests for comments.

In the documents, Hader cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split and is looking to seek joint physical and legal custody of the couple's three children, Hannah, Harper and Hayley.

Hader has also stated that spousal support should be paid to Carey, 41.

As previously reported, the couple have been separated since July of 2017. The two met in 2005 when they met through mutual friends. While Hader joined the SNL cast that same year, the two married a year later.

Carey is a writer and director. She wrote and directed the Aubrey Plaza comedy The To Do List(2013), which also starred Hader. She's also directed episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Last Man on Earth, Making History, Love, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Silicon Valley.

Since leaving SNL, the Emmy-winning Hader has worked as a voice actor on Inside Out, Finding Dory and Sausage Party. He's also made appearances in Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Documentary Now!.


In a 2014 appearance on Conan, Hader said being a parent was "hard," but also "beautiful."

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