Vanilla Ice & Wife Divorcing After 20 Years of Marriage: Report

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Vanilla Ice and his wife Laura Giaritta attend the screening of 'That's My Boy' on June 11, 2012 in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Vanilla Ice's wife Laura Van Winkle has reportedly filed for divorce after nearly 20 years of marriage. 

According to TMZ, Van Winkle filed paperwork in Florida on Tuesday. The site also reports the two have been separated for a few years. 

The couple have two daughters together, aged 18 and 16. 

Despite nearly two decades of marriage, the couple have not had an easy marraige. Ice (real name Robert Matthew Van Winkle) was arrested on domestic battery charges in 2001 and 2008. In 2011, the Huffington Post reported Ice moving out of their family home due to alleged cheating. 

Ice recently appeared on season 23 of Dancing With the Stars, competing with dance pro Witney Carson. They were eliminated after the fourth week.