News Clint Eastwood Separates from Wife of 17 Years By Robert Pace 12:54 PM PDT, August 29, 2013 Getty Images After almost 17 years of marriage, actor Clint Eastwood and his wife Dina have separated. Us Weekly cites Dina as having confirmed the news and revealing that "she and Eastwood remain close but have been living separately for some time." PICS: They Dated?! Surprising Celebrity HookupsEastwood and his reporter wife (née Dina Ruiz), who is 35 years his junior, married in March 1996 after dating for a few years. The two met during an interview in 1993. The two have one child together, their 16-year-old daughter Morgan.