Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria ShriverActor and former Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife of 25 years, Maria Shriver, have separated.

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that the couple confirmed the separation in a joint statement released on Monday after questions were raised about their marriage. Shriver was seen residing separately from Schwarzenegger for the last few weeks.

The statement read, "This has been a time of great personal and professional transition for each of us. After a great deal of thought, reflection, discussion and prayer, we came to this decision together. At this time, we are living apart while we work on the future of our relationship."