Actress Jane Lynch has officially filed for divorce from her wife Dr. Lara Embry.

According to, Lynch cited “irreconcilable differences” in filing for divorce in a Los Angeles County Court. The documents state that the women separated in February.

The couple married in a private ceremony in Sunderland, Massachusetts in 2010, a year after they had met at a fundraiser held in Embry's honor in San Francisco. Among those in the wedding party was Embry's daughter, Haden.

Lynch, 52, who is best known for playing coach Sue Sylvester on the Fox musical-comedy Glee, announced the split in June.

“Lara and I have decided to end our marriage. This has been a difficult decision for us as we care very deeply about one another. We ask for privacy as we deal with this matter.” reported that the couple did not have a prenuptial agreement and that Lynch is seeking to terminate the court's jurisdiction to award Embry, 44, spousal support.

Lynch is currently starring as Miss Hannigan in the Broadway production of Annie: The Musical.

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