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Catherine Zeta-Jones is an Academy Award-winning Welsh actress known for such films as Traffic and Chicago. She's married to actor Michael Douglas.
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She won a Tony Award for her performance in the revival. The following year, Zeta-Jones put work aside to support her husband through a difficult time: He successfully battled throat cancer, but the family crisis put a strain on them all.
In 2011, Zeta-Jones sought treatment for biopolar II, a type of manic depression, also publicly acknowledging that she had been diagnosed with the mental health disorder. At the time, she told InStyle magazine,
"I'm not the kind of person who likes to shout out my personal issues from the rooftops but, with my biopolar becoming public, I hope fellow sufferers will know it is completely controllable." In April 2013, Zeta-Jones again checked into a treatment center for help with her illness.
That August, it was revealed that she and her husband were going through a difficult time. The pair, last seen together publicly in April 2013, decided to take "some time apart to evaluate and work on their marriage," according to a statement given to The Huffington Post by their spokesperson.
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