She was arrested on two charges of misdemeanor spousal abuse after she allegedly physically assaulted Finley during an argument.
Kitaen tried to resurrect her career by appearing on a reality television series in 2006.
She joined the cast of The Surreal Life for its sixth season.
Kitaen had a lot of television work, starring in the comedy series with Dave Coulier. The couple already had a daughter, Wynter, before tying the knot.
They soon expanded their family with the birth of another girl, Raine, in 1998.
Kitaen's big break came in 1984 with the film .
She starred opposite Tom Hanks as his bride-to-be in this raunchy comedy.
That same year, Kitaen was arrested for cocaine possession.
The charge against her was dismissed after she competed a six-month rehabilitation program.
Tawny Kitaen is best known for appearing in music videos in the 1980s, including Whitesnake's "Here I Go Again" video.
She later starred on reality televison series like The Surreal Life and Celebrity Rehab.
That September, Kitaen reached a settlement in the case.