|Filed for Divorce||7/20/2004||--|
Children of this Relationship
|Maya Ray||7/8/1998||18 yrs.||Female||Biological|
|Levon Roan||1/15/2002||14 yrs.||Male||Biological|
Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke meet?
They first met at an ATM machine and again at the opening of 1994's "Pulp Fiction." But it wasn't until they worked together in "Gattaca" (1997) that they began to fall hard for one another.
Why did Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke break up?
They broke up because of Ethan's infidelity and Uma's successful career.
Other Relationship Information about Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke:
Ethan dedicated his novel ("To Karuna"), to Uma. Prior to their engagement, Hawke had proposed twice before she accepted. Thurman herself acknowledged that they married early on because she had become pregnant; at the time of their wedding she was seven months along.
Many news outlets reported that the cause of the divorce was because Hawke had cheated on Thurman with Canadian model Jen Perzow. Hawke denied that the cause of the divorce was infidelity, saying that it was caused by their busy work schedules.
Classic Quotes by Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke about their relationship:
"There was some stuff like that at the end. We were having a difficult time, and you know how the axe comes down and how people behave and how people express their unhappiness." Uma Thurman
"Someone I know wrote this song while shooting a movie in Paris during his divorce. My wife hates me. My wife is a big fat beast...Yeah, I was very upset at the time." Ethan Hawke 3/22/2008
"Blaming anybody doesn't make you feel better and when you have two children, I think, that's such a priority to protect them and to never lose sight of the fact that, even if you're in a fight or even if things are going badly, it's in their best interests that everybody comes out OK, so there's no winning." Uma Thurman 3/22/2008
"It's unfair when one person's career is taking off and the other is really suffering. What happens...it's not that they're jealous of each other...it's that the person you share your life with isn't in the mood to support. You want to have a pity party for yourself, but they're off to the Golden Globes and you don't want to go because everyone is going to think you are jealous." Ethan Hawke 3/22/2008
"If people want to know what I think of my ex-husband having another child, why not just say that I wish the father of my children all the happiness in the world." Uma Thurman