Actress Melissa Gilbert files for divorce in LA

FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2010 file photo, actor Bruce Boxleitner, right, and actress Melissa Gilbert arrive at the premiere of the feature film "Tron: Legacy" in Los Angeles. Court records show Gilbert, the former "Little House on the Prairie" star, filed for divorce on Monday in Los Angeles and seeks to end her marriage to the TV actor after 16 years. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, file)

August 26, 2011 7:13:04 AM PDT
Court records show Melissa Gilbert has filed for divorce after 16 years of marriage to fellow actor Bruce Boxleitner.