Kristen Stewart Scandal: Snow White Director Rupert Sanders Apologizes to Wife and Kids

Director issues a statement saying he is "utterly distraught" for being unfaithful

By Peter Gicas Jul 25, 2012 7:07 PMTags
Kristen Stewart, Rupert Sanders, Liberty RossKevin Winter/Getty Images, Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

Another apology has come in.

Shortly after Kristen Stewart expressed how "deeply sorry" she was to her boyfriend Robert Pattinson for her indiscretion with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders, the 41-year-old filmmaker himself has issued his own statement of regret.

"I am utterly distraught about the pain I have caused my family," Sanders said in a statement to People. "My beautiful wife and heavenly children are all I have in this world. I love them with all my heart. I am praying that we can get through this together."

The spouse and kids, or course, are actress Liberty Ross (who played Stewart's mother in Snow White) and the couple's two kids, 7-year-old daughter Skyla and 5-year-old son Tennyson.

Ross, meanwhile, has so far kept pretty tight-lipped. Her last tweet came just hours before all this went down.

She simply wrote: "Wow."