`Desperate Housewife` star Brenda Strong files for divorce

Updated: Jan 15, 2011, 11:50 AM IST

Washington: `Desperate Housewife` actress Brenda Strong has filed for divorce from her husband of 22 years, Tom Henri, it has emerged.

The star has filed the divorce documents with the Los Angeles Superior Court, reports Radaronline.com.

The actress cited irreconcilable differences as the cause for the split.

The couple has one child and Strong is seeking joint physical and legal custody.