Scarlett Johansson, Ryan Reynolds breaking up

December 14, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Stars Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds are calling it quits on their marriage.

The two said that "after long and careful consideration" they have decided to end their two-year marriage.

The released a joint statement on Tuesday saying that "while privacy isn't expected, it's certainly appreciated."

The two were wed in 2008.

Johansson, 26, recently appeared in "Iron Man 2," and Reynolds, 34, stars in "Green Lantern," which is slated for release in 2011.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.