“It was…difficult,” Wright has said of her marriage.(She also subtly insulted Penn last week when she told Vanity Fair of her current love Ben Foster: “I’ve never laughed more, read more or come more than with Ben.”) Despite his lengthy rap sheet — Penn’s domestic misdeeds, assaults and scuffles with photographers have resulted in six arrests — the quarrelsome star has a “passion” (as evidenced in his dogged humanitarian efforts) and “magnetic charm” that his amours have all found irresistible, a friend says.Good news for Theron: it seems the hell-raiser has changed his ways.“He used to drink a lot, and that got him into trouble,” the source reveals.News that the duo had "made a commitment to be together for the rest of their lives"). She also opened up about the possibility of marrying Penn during an interview for"We've been friends for 20 years," she said of the actor.
The pair's split may come as a surprise to many considering the two seemed more in love than ever at the premiere in Los Angeles last month, where an eyewitness said Penn was incredibly attentive to the Academy Award winning actress, even sneaking in kisses with the star at the premiere's after party.
I hardly recognized her…she had obviously been struck.” Penn was charged with inflicting “corporal injury and traumatic conditions” and battery on his wife, but Madonna later withdrew the complaints, and filed for divorce instead.
“May God bless and keep him — but far, far from me,” she said.
If you thought Charlize Theron was just the latest A-list notch on Sean Penn’s bedpost, think again.
“Charlize is not my girlfriend,” Penn, 54, corrected a French reporter who asked about the relationship in February.
Earlier this year, there was even engagement speculation surrounding the pair although Penn dodged questions when probed about their relationship status during an interview with in March.