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Natalia Vodianova Splits From Billionaire Husband Justin Portman

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Buried near the end of of a fawning profile of supermodel Natalia Vodianova—who famously went from selling fruit at a road-side stand to fronting international campaigns for Calvin Klein in the early-2000s—London's Evening Standard's ES Magazine reveals that Vodianova has split from Justin Portman, her billionaire husband of nine years. The ES Magazine reports:

She is now separated from their father, Justin Portman. While the rumour mill has long whirled with possible reasons (jealousy, infidelity - the usual suspects), Natalia won't be drawn. 'It's really sad. It has been a while. We didn't want to talk about it. We still don't. Our children are very much aware of it. It's OK. We're still in a very sensitive position right now, and trying to do things as amicably as possible, so I wouldn't want to talk about it at all. I don't think I ever will want to, because it's strictly between my husband and me.'
The story goes on to note that Vodianova is currently involved in another relationship, with a man she refuses to name in the press.
· Is there anything Natalia Vodianova can't do? [ES]