has filed her own papers seeking to split from the singer, TMZ reported.Dern reportedly filed legal documents Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court seeking primary physical custody of their two children -- son Ellery, 10, and daughter Jaya, 7 -- and joint legal custody.Respect for Harper as a musician and entertainer was further bolstered when he won three Grammy Awards.Below you’ll find five facts you may or may not have known about Harper.He’s also highly respected because of his performance versatility — Harper sings and is a highly-accomplished guitar player.In addition, his live performances are generally energetic and memorable.Though Laura Dern, 45, and Ben Harper, 42, decided to give their relationship another go, the pair have split again, Life & Style can reveal."They've called it quits for the second time," a friend of Laura's tells Life & Style. It was handled with the utmost respect and love; there were no crazy fights." Ben, who married Laura in 2005 after dating her for five years, filed for divorce in October 2010.
Dern and Harper married in 2005 after dating for five years.
"There's a lot of love there, and they both really wanted it to work, but they just couldn't work out their differences.
They couldn't meet in the middle." The duo have two children together: son Ellery, 10, and daughter Jaya, 7.
Sources tell us that the reconciliation was “very rocky” and Dern now wants out.
FYI – Dern is already the primary caregiver for the couple’s two kids.