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Martin Lawrence Divorce: Lawrence Files To Divorce Shamicka Gibbs

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Martin Lawrence and his wife are officially calling it quits.

According to TMZ, Lawrence filed divorce docs on Wednesday, one day after announcing his split from Shamicka Gibbs, his wife of two years. According to the docs, the pair has a prenup.

Last Tuesday, the couple, who were together for 15 years before tying the knot in July 2010, issued a joint statement about their split:

"Out of love and respect for one another we will continue to remain friends and raise our two beautiful daughters together."

The 47-year-old comedian was married once before to Patricia Southall, with whom he has a daughter.

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