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Zooey Deschanel and Ben Gibbard Split

Death Cab for Cutie frontman, She and Him singer separate after two years of marriage

November 1, 2011 5:45 PM ET
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Zooey Deschanel and Ben Gibbard attend the premiere of Disney's "Winnie The Pooh" at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.
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Zooey Deschanel and Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard have separated after two years of marriage. "It was mutual and amicable," a source told Us Weekly, who confirmed the split with a representative for the couple. "There was no third party involved."

Gibbard, 35, and Deschanel, 31, married near Seattle in September 2009. The two met after their mutual manager introduced them three years ago. "I was just awestruck that she was even talking to me," Gibbard told New York Magazine in a recent cover story about the singer/actress.

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