August 12, 2020 | 2: 24pm

Justin Hartley’s ex-wife and their daughter defended the “This Is Us” star after his estranged wife, Chrishell Stause, mentioned he urged her about their divorce by textual content last year.

Lindsay Hartley, who used to be married to Justin from 2004 to 2012, and their 16-year-vulnerable, Isabella, shared their toughen on social media after the most up-to-date season of “Promoting Sundown” featured a clip of Stause announcing Justin urged her of their divorce by textual content message — inflicting backlash from followers.

“In a day when social media must be used for positivity…an inspiration against movement in an upright and deserving manner, I’d steal to affix, by highlighting my appreciation for my family,” Lindsay wrote in an announcement posted to Instagram on Tuesday. “This day, I enjoy my ex-husband Justin for no longer only being [an] exemplification of a solid man nonetheless for being my dear buddy and devoted father to our daughter. Merely put aside; for being family.”

She added, “We earn our accept as true with realizing of of us by experiencing existence and time together, and we enact our only to recall dear those who preserve consistent kindness, love and generosity.”

The actress expressed that although she and Justin had their usaand downs, she stands by him.

“No matter what conflicts Justin and I had within the past, I enjoy what now we gather currently and am grateful for the family now we gather constructed,” she mentioned.

Isabella re-posted her mom’s message to her accept as true with Instagram anecdote.

Justin, 43, and Lindsay, 42, met on station of cleaning soap opera “Passions.”

Stause regarded to acknowledge to Lindsay’s assertion by posting a cryptic message to her Instagram story.

“Be the girl who fixes one other girl’s crown with out telling the sphere it used to be crooked,” the quote be taught. She then added her accept as true with textual content writing, “Women who originate each assorted up are my tribe.”

Late last year, Justin filed to divorce Stause after two years of marriage.

Alternatively it wasn’t till last week when the third season of “Promoting Sundown” premiered that 39-year-vulnerable Stause revealed how their breakup allegedly went down.

“Um, I learned out because he textual content[ed] me that we filed,” Stause had urged her co-star Mary Fitzgerald. “Forty-five minutes later, the sphere knew.”

The converse estate agent mentioned she used to be caught off guard by his decision and wished answers.