The couple met in 1987 while filming for the HBO movie Hot Child in the City. The paired married in January 1, 1990. In 1992, the two appeared briefly on-screen together as Shattuck appeared on B&B as a model who helped Ridge plot to get Eric and Brooke together.
Moss and Shattuck have two daughters: six-year-old Creason and three-year-old Calee.
The split is the second high-profile soap opera separation in the past 18 months. In November 2000, Jon Lindstrom (Kevin Collins, Port Charles) and Eileen Davidson (Ashley Abbott, Y&R) announced that they were separating after a little more than three years as a married couple.