Bijou Phillips files for divorce from Danny Masterson after rape sentencing
- Actress Bijou Phillips has filed for divorce from her husband, actor Danny Masterson, after he was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison for rape14.
- Phillips filed for the dissolution of her marriage with Masterson on Monday, listing the date of separation as "TBD"1.
- The couple had been married for nearly 12 years and share a 9-year-old daughter1.
- The filing comes as a surprise, as sources had previously claimed that Phillips had no intention of divorcing Masterson23.
- The incident highlights the impact of criminal convictions on personal relationships and the importance of accountability for criminal behavior17.