and wife Melissa Mathison
have split after 17 years of marriage. "We have been living apart for the past month," the couple said in a joint statement. "We sincerely hope that we can work out our differences." Ford was recently photographed drinking champagne at a New York City club with The Practice
actress Lara Flynn Boyle
, fueling speculation that they were romantically involved. "It had nothing to do with that," Ford's rep tells The Associated Press
. "They separated before that."