Colin Firth and wife Livia Giuggioli’s marriage is solid despite last week’s revelation that Giuggioli had a romance with another man during a recent separation, sources tell PEOPLE.
“These two have a solid commitment, are on the same level, and worked through it,” says a source. “They got back together, and things are fine. They have a good marriage.”
“It’s not uncommon for a marriage to go through periods where it seems stale, especially with children involved,” adds the source.
The couple, who wed in 1997, have two sons, 16-year-old Luca and 15-year-old Matteo.
They “have a committed relationship,” says another show business source.
The rocky period in their marriage was revealed last week, when news broke that Oscar-winning actor Firth, 57, and Giuggioli, 48, a film producer and environmental activist, accused Italian journalist Marco Brancaccia, 55, of stalking Giuggioli after she ended a relationship with him while she and Firth were separated in 2015 and 2016.
In a statement obtained by PEOPLE, the couple confirmed the relationship, saying, “A few years ago Colin and Livia privately made the decision to separate. During that time Livia briefly became involved with former friend Mr. Brancaccia. The Firths have since reunited.”
The statement continued, “Subsequently, Mr. Brancaccia carried out …read more