Nonetheless the most effective of buddies.
Regardless of asserting their separation final yr, Colin Firth and ex-wife Livia Giuggioli appear to be on excellent phrases.
On Thursday, in honor of the Oscar winner’s 60th birthday, Livia posted a campy photo of the actor wearing one in every of Elton John’s extra flamboyant costumes.
Alongside the image, she wrote: “60th and never feeling it. blissful birthday to the most effective accomplice in crime ever (for the final 25 years and counting) (that is when Colin stole [an] Elton John costume on the Kingsmen set …”
Firth married Italian producer’s assistant turned producer Giuggioli, 51, in 1997. They share two sons, Luca and Matteo. (Firth additionally has a son from a earlier relationship with Meg Tilly).
In December 2019, the couple introduced that they had been splitting after 22 years of marriage.
“Colin and Livia Firth have separated. They keep a detailed friendship and stay united of their love for their youngsters,” the pair stated in an announcement. “They kindly ask for privateness. There can be no additional remark.”
Their breakup got here virtually two years after Livia confessed to having a relationship with a “childhood buddy turned stalker” whereas the couple had been damaged up for a short interval in 2016.
“A couple of years in the past Colin and Livia privately made the choice to separate. Throughout that point Livia briefly grew to become concerned with former buddy [Marco] Brancaccia. The Firths have since reunited,” the couple stated in an announcement in March 2018.
“Subsequently, Mr. Brancaccia carried out a daunting marketing campaign of harassment over a number of months, a lot of which is documented. For apparent causes, the Firths have by no means had any need to make this matter public.”
Brancaccia, an Italian journalist, was investigated by Rome police after Giuggioli alleged that he despatched bare pictures of her to Firth. In July 2018, she dropped the stalking costs and agreed on a non-public settlement.
Reps didn’t remark.