She played one of the Upper East Side's wealthiest women on Gossip Girl, but sadly life is not imitating art for Kelly Rutherford. TMZ reports the actress has filed for bankruptcy largely in part due to her lengthy custody dispute with ex-husband, Daniel Giersch. Legal documents show that Kelly, who is only earning paychecks a little over a thousand dollars a month, has spent almost 1.5 million dollars in legal fees. Kelly also owes money on income taxes, Amex bills and more. Her children are living in France with their father after a judge reasoned Kelly's work schedule was more flexible for her to travel to see the kids.