“Generally issues do not work out the best way you hope or need them to,” a supply tells the outlet.
The couple married in 1997 and collectively have two kids, Elliott, 20, and 6-year-old, Helen Grace.
The is not the primary time the couple have hit a bump of their marriage. De Niro filed for divorce in 1999, however the two reconciled and later renewed their vows in 2004.
De Niro and Hightower have been final noticed attending the Tony Awards collectively in June.
De Niro was beforehand married to Diahnne Abbott from 1976 to 1988. Collectively they’ve two kids, Drena, 47, and Raphael, 42. The actor went on to have two extra kids, twin sons, Aaron and Julian in 1995 together with his girlfriend on the time, Touki Smith.
CNN has contacted De Niro’s consultant for remark.