Brian Austin Green and Vanessa MarcellThe journey from co-stars to co-parents hasn’t been easy.
Green and Marcil met on the set of Beverly Hills, 90210 when she joined the show in Season 9. While the two dated for several years, Marcil claimed in 2020 that she “never” was in love with Green.
“[I was] always honest with him about it. … but I felt sorry for him. I still do,” she wrote via Instagram at the time. “He is a very angry/sad person who is still too ashamed to take full responsibility for his actions as a father. I knew consciously that through him I could work through childhood traumas and I have. I have great sympathy for him and for other people who still have pain from their childhood.”
After welcoming son Kassius in March 2002, the two were embroiled in a lengthy custody and legal battle. Marcil first publicly commented on the drama via Instagram in November 2018.
“I never spoke publicly to protect my then young son from paparazzi who used to follow him and scare him,” the former soap star wrote in part before claiming that Green and his then-wife, Megan FoxHe hadn’t seen Kassius for five years.
While Marcil didn’t always have nice things to say about her ex, she wasn’t afraid to praise Fox afterwards transformers star and Green quit for a second time in 2020.
“[She’s] to finally live her life for herself and to keep her children out of her public life at this young age,” Marcil wrote in September 2020, referring to Fox’s relationship Machine gun Kelly (real name Colson Baker).
Green confirmed his split from Fox in May 2020. The exes, who share three sons, married in 2010. Fox wasted no time in moving on with Kelly, her Midnight in switchgrass costar.
“It sucks when life changes and something you’re used to, you’ve been doing for 15 years, you try not to get rid of it, but you change. There’s the unknown aspect… there’s this hole in my stomach… I really don’t want Megan and I to be at odds… she’s been my best friend for 15 years and I don’t want to lose that,” Green said on his podcast after the split -News became known. “She met this guy, Colson, on set. … I trust their judgment; She has always had very good judgment. I don’t want people to think of him or her as villains or that I was a victim in any way.”
Scroll through for a timeline of Green and Marcil’s bumpy past:
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