** FILE **Actor Johnny Depp arrives at the premiere of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" in Los Angeles in this Dec. 5, 2007 file photo. Depp, star of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films and "Sweeney Todd," has nabbed the No. 1 spot in an annual survey by Quigley Publishing Co. for the second year in a row. (AP Photo/ Matt Sayles,File)
(CBS News) Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis are parting ways after 14 years together.
Depp's publicist confirmed the news to "Entertainment Tonight": "Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis have amicably separated. Please respect their privacy and, more importantly, the privacy of their children."
The announcement comes after months of tabloid reports, noting how the longtime couple have been living separate lives.
They have two children together: Lily-Rose, 13, and Jack, 9.
Depp, 49, first met the 39-year-old French actress-singer in 1998. He previously dated Winona Ryder and Kate Moss.