Dayanara Torres: Ex 'Will Always Be a Dear Friend'

Just a day after announcing her breakup from boyfriend Amaury Nolasco, Dayanara Torres tells PEOPLE she and the Prison Break actor are trying to remain friends.

“Absolutely, he will always be a dear friend, I love him to death,” Torres told PEOPLE at a Hot Moms Club launch party in West Hollywood, to benefit the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.

Dayanara Torres & Boyfriend Break Up

Former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres has split from her boyfriend, Prison Break’s Amaury Nolasco, according to a statement released Monday to Peopleenespanol.com.

“After being together for a year, we have decided to end our relationship. We will always have a lovely friendship and share great love and respect for each other,” the couple announced.

Dayanara Torres on Her Prison Break Relationship

Dayanara Torres is beaming these days. Not only is she starring in the FOX series Watch Over Me, she is in a steady, happy relationship with Prison Break’s Amaury Nolasco.

In an exclusive interview with People En Español the actress chats about her new “friend” Nolasco, Marc Anthony, and Jennifer Lopez.

Marc Anthony, Wife Officially Divorced

It’s officially over between crooner – and current Jennifer Lopez squeeze – Marc Anthony and former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, after a judge in Santo Domingo approved their divorce on Tuesday.

“It’s fitting to accept this divorce by mutual consent,” Judge Maritza Capellan said, reports the Associated Press.

Anthony, 35, was present during the hearing last week on the divorce motion filed by both him and Torres, 29. (The Dominican Republic offers expedient divorces to foreigners so long as one of the spouses is present.)

Marc Anthony's Wife Files for Divorce

The on-again, off-again marriage of Latin singer Marc Anthony and former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres appears to have wrapped up for good.

Torres, 29, filed for the dissolution of her three-and-a-half year marriage to Anthony, 35, on Jan. 20 in Miami-Dade County, Fla., PEOPLE reports in its upcoming issue.

Calling their union “irretrievably broken,” Torres is seeking alimony and child support for the couple’s two sons, Cristian, 2, and Ryan, 5 months. (Anthony also has a daughter, Arianna, born in 1994, whose mother is his former girlfriend Debbie Rosado.)

Anthony, Torres to Renew Vows Saturday

Love is lovelier the second time around, according to the old Frank Sinatra song – which is maybe a number Marc Anthony ought to sing.

The Latin singer and his wife, former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, are planning to renew their wedding vows Saturday at Puerto Rico’s San Juan Cathedral, in the old part of the city, Anthony’s publicist, Jennifer Neiman, tells the Associated Press.

WEEK IN REVIEW: Anthony, Wife Split

SINGER SPLITS: Marc Anthony and his wife of 26 months, former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, have broken up, the singer’s production company confirmed to the Associated Press Tuesday. The two had married in May 2000 in Las Vegas and have a 16-month-old son, Christian Anthony Muniz. Anthony, 33, also has a daughter, Arianna, born in 1994, whose mother is his former girlfriend Debbie Rosado. No further details regarding the marital breakup were reported.

Marc Anthony, Miss Universe Wife Split

Marc Anthony and his wife of 26 months, former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, have split, the singer’s production company confirmed to the Associated Press Tuesday. The two had married in May 2000 in Las Vegas and have a 16-month-old son, Christian Anthony Muniz. Anthony, 33, also has a daughter, Arianna, born in 1994, whose mother is his former girlfriend Debbie Rosado. No further details regarding the marital breakup have been reported.