• Brendan Fraser once found love
  • However, the marriage did not last a lifetime 
  • This is his ex-wife Afton Smith

In the late 90s and early 2000s, Brendan Fraser was one of the biggest actors in Hollywood. He starred in many movies such as George of the Jungle, The Mummy and Journey to the Center of the Earth.

After that, he withdrew from the public eye for many years due to many reasons. Among other things, the divorce from his wife Afton Smith put him under a lot of stress.

Afton Smith: This is Brendan Fraser's ex-wife

Brendan Fraser and Afton Smith first met in 1993 at a barbecue hosted by Winona Ryder at her home. After a five-year relationship, the couple married in 1998.

In 2002, Brendan and Afton became parents for the first time, and their son Griffin Arthur was born. Two years later, Holden Fletcher was born, and their third son, Leland Francis, followed in 2006. But their happiness together did not last forever.

In December 2007, Brendan Fraser and Afton Smith announced their separation."They continue to maintain a close and loving friendship," Brendan's publicist told Fox News in a statement at the time. And in 2009, the two got divorced.

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Brendan Fraser had to cope with many strokes of fate: the divorce from his wife, medical problems, the loss of his mother, and coming to terms with his sexual assault. 

But it seems things have been looking up for him. The actor received a minute-long standing ovation at the 2022 Venice International Film Festival for his big comeback role in The Whale. His ex-wife Afton Smith accompanied him to Venice - it seems that the two still get along very well.