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James Van Der Beek and Wife Split Up

James Van Der Beek and his wife, Heather McComb, are splitting up. "They remain good friends," his rep told Us. A source told the magazine that...

Anna Dimond

James Van Der Beek and his wife, Heather McComb, are splitting up.

"They remain good friends," his rep told Us. A source told the magazinethat the pair has been separated for two months.

The former Dawson's Creek hunk and McComb married in Malibu in 2003 — two months after he left the teen drama. He starred as the titular character, Dawson Leery, for six years.  

Van Der Beek most recently played a movie director on One Tree Hill, while McComb appeared on Prison Break this season as Gretchen's mild-mannered sister.