‘s estranged husband is breaking his silence on their split.
One day after the news of the actress’ new romance with Property Brothers star , Jacob Pechenik spoke out about the current state of his relationship with his ex. The pair announced on Sept. 6 they were separating following four years of marriage.
“Everything is amicable and we have two beautiful children together,” Pechenik told . “We’ve been raising them and we’re going to continue to raise them, and take great care of get them… I’m happy.”
Deschanel and Pechenik, who wed in 2015, are parents to 4-year-old daughter Elsie Otter and 2-year-old son Charlie Wolf. Deschanel and Pechenik had been separated for months, according to a source, before announcing the news.