[ 2006-11-08 09:49 ]
and her husband Kevin Federline were married in 2004.
Britney Spears filed for
divorce Tuesday from Kevin Federline, officials said. The
Los Angeles County Superior Court filing cites "irreconcilable
differences," said court spokeswoman Kathy Roberts.
24, married rapper Kevin Federline, 28, in 2004. They have a 1-year-old
son, Sean Preston, and an infant son who was born September 12. The
divorce papers identify the baby as Jayden James Federline.
A message left with Spears' attorney, Laura Wasser, was not immediately
Spears married Federline eight months after ending a 55-hour Las Vegas
marriage to her childhood friend, Jason Alexander. Her second marriage has
provided endless fodder for
tabloids, which have speculated frequently that the union was in trouble.
Calls left for Federline's representatives also were not immediately
The filing comes just a day after Spears, back in shape after the birth
of her second child, made a surprise appearance on David Letterman's "Late
Show" in New York by popping up behind him as he was sitting at his desk.
Federline appeared in the movie "You Got Served" and performed as
a backup dancer for singer
Justin Timberlake, Spears' former boyfriend. He was previously involved
with actress Shar Jackson of TV's "Moesha." Federline and Jackson have two
filed for divorce: