Legendary actor, James Caan, has filed for divorce from his estranged wife, Linda Caan. The 75-year old, best known for his role in “The Godfather,” was reported to saying that his divorce was causing him great financial burden. According to representatives, the actor had to take “low-rent” roles that he did not want in order to make money. In his court papers, Caan states,
<blockquote cite="http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2016/01/05/james-caan-reportedly-strapped-for-cash-amid-messy-divorce/?intcmp=hpffo&intcmp=obnetwork">I am no longer willing to take parts in films and/or television shows which detract from the 50 years I have spent building my reputation.</blockquote>
In addition to the divorce payments, Caan also noted the burden of paying for his medical bills. The actor states he suffered numerous medical ailments over the last year and a half. In addition to his financial stresses, Caan is also seeking shared custody for his youngest son, Jake, who is 17. According to reports, he is spending $60,900 on his son and is able to provide for Jake.
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