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Less than 24 hours after Giada at Home star Giada de Laurentiis told fans she had split from husband of 11 years, Todd Thompson, he filed divorce papers in Los Angeles. Thompson filed for divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, citing irreconcilable differences and July 15 for the date of separation. E! Online reports Thompson asked the court to deny De Laurentiis spousal support. The former couple share a 6-year-old daughter, Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson. The Food Network star revealed the split on Facebook on Monday, obviously knowing he would be filing the divorce papers soon after. “Although our decision to separate comes with a great deal of sadness, our focus on the future and overwhelming desire for our family's happiness has given us the strength to move forward on separate, yet always connected paths,” she wrote. “Todd and I share a beautiful daughter and a lifetime of great memories that we both treasure more than anything. We are so thankful for our friends and family, and really appreciate the support in this time of change.” image via Jennifer Graylock/INFphoto.com