The former child star filed for divorce from her composer husband Mike Verta after three years of marriage, citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split. In the papers, she noted that there was a pre-nuptial agreement in place.
McKellar — who grew up to be a mathematician and author of math books for girls — and her husband have a one-year-old son named Draco, who they plan to share custody of. The baby's name generated a lot of buzz when it was announced. It means "dragon" in Latin and is also the name of a constellation. "Harry Potter" fans will remember that it was a memorable character in the J.K. Rowling book series: Draco Malfoy was young Harry's nemesis.
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