2018 has been marked by new celebrity couples – like Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger and Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas– but it’s also been quite the year for splits. Some pairs were together for a few months before calling it quits, while others were together for more than 10 years.
From movie stars to reality TV stars, keep reading to see which celebrity couples split.
Julie Bowen and Scott Phillips
“Modern Family” actress Julie Bowen was married to Scott Phillips since 2004, but the couple has decided to divorce. In early February, it was announced that Bowen and Phillips were separating. Days later, Bowen filed for divorce from Phillips citing irreconcilable differences and also asking for joint custody of their three children, Oliver, John, and Gustav.
Lena Dunham and Jack Antonoff
According to E!, the actress and singer broke up in December 2017, but this wasn’t revealed until early January. Their breakup was reportedly “amicable.” In an Instagram live video, Dunham explained why she’s still wearing a ring from the Bleachers musician.
“I’m wearing this ring that Jack gave me and I’ll always wear it, because love is a really cool, powerful, eternal thing and it doesn’t have to be defined the way we in Western culture define it as beginnings and ends,” Dunham said.
Elon Musk and Amber Heard
Amber Heard and Elon Musk first split in 2017 and in an interview with Rolling Stone, Musk admitted that he was “really in love.”
Musk added: “Well, she broke up with me more than I broke up with her, I think.”
He also said that that the breakup lead to “severe emotional pain,” and the couple briefly rekindled their relationship before reportedly breaking up again.
Jesse Williams and Minka Kelly
“Grey’s Anatomy” star Jesse Williams and “Friday Night Lights” actress Minka Kelly started dating in 2017, but the couple broke up a few months later. They began dating shortly after Williams divorced Aryn Drake-Lee (who he has two children with).
When people speculated that Williams cheated on his estranged wife with Kelly, the actress was quick to shut down the idea and told haters to “f— off.”
According to Us Weekly, Williams and Kelly split in January, and the reason for their separation is unknown.
Nicki Minaj and Nas
According to reports that surfaced in early January, Nicki Minaj and Nas broke up after dating for several months. They were reportedly dating since June 2017, and the couple often gushed about each other on social media.
In May 2017, Minaj appeared on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and revealed what she thought of Nas, who she said she wasn’t dating at the time.
“I’m just chillin’ right now,” she said. “I’m celibate. I wanted to go a year without dating any man. I hate men. I might make an exception to the rule for him ’cause he’s so dope.'”
Sarah Silverman and Michael Sheen
Sarah Silverman and Martin Sheen broke up over the Christmas holiday, but didn’t make the news known to the public until early February. According to Silverman, the distance apart contributed to their breakup.
Silverman tweeted: “The great @michaelsheen & I consciously uncoupled over Christmas I mean, not ‘over Christmas’ – like that wasn’t the fight that ended it. No fight. We just live in different countries & it got hard. Felt we should just tell y’all so u stop askin, ‘How’s Michael/How’s Sarah?'”
Tricia Helfer and Jonathan Marshall
Helfer and Marshall got married in October 2003, but after more than a decade together, they decided to get a divorce. According to reports, they actually separated in May 2017, but news of their divorce didn’t spread until early 2018. The “Lucifer” actress also cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for their divorce.
James Tupper and Anne Heche
The “Big Little Lies” actor met Heche on the set of the 2006 TV show “Men in Trees.” At the time, Heche was married to Coleman Laffoon, but the couple got divorced and Heche started dating Tupper. They welcomed a child together in 2009 and the actors continued appearing on shows like “The Brave” and “Aftermath” together.
According to an Us Weekly report from January, the pair split and Heche asked for joint custody of their son, Atlas.
Monica Potter and Daniel Christopher Allison
In early February, it was revealed that “Parenthood” actress Monica Potter and husband Daniel Christopher Allison are getting a divorce. The couple was married for more than 10 years and have one child together, a daughter named Molly.
Kevin Sussman and Alessandra Young
In late January, it was revealed that “Big Bang Theory” actor Kevin Sussman was getting divorced from wife Alessandra Young. According to reports, the couple got married in January 2006 and separated in December 2012. In 2014, they got legally separated and have been estranged since. People reports that Sussman and Young signed divorce papers in late 2017.
Tracy Tutor Maltas and Jason Maltas
News of Tracy Tutor Maltas and Jason Maltas’ divorce spread in early February. The couple was together for 13 years and has two daughters together, Scarlett and Juliet. The “Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles” star filed for divorce and made the news known during an update on an episode of “MDLLA.”
“She recently filed for divorce from her husband Jason,” the news said. “They’re both committed to co-parenting and their primary focus remains their two daughters.”
Brandi Glanville and Donald Friese
The “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star dated Donald Friese for approximately one year before splitting. She revealed the news on Twitter, seemingly blaming social media for the breakup.
“Social media is ruining romance! It ruined mine,” Glanville wrote. She added that she’s “officially single,” and warned women to be nice because “he is lovely.”
Dr. Simone Whitmore and Cecil Whitmore
“Married to Medicine” star Dr. Simone Whitmore was married to Cecil Whitmore for more than two decades before filing for divorce in October 2017.
Their frequent arguments played out on the reality TV show and they went to counseling together, but still couldn’t salvage their marriage.
“It looked like we were improving,” Simone told People. “The problem is we should have continued counseling, and we did not. We let life take over. We were busy over the summer with basketball tournaments, travelling and getting Miles [their son] ready for college. We should have kept marital counseling as a priority, but we let the ball drop.”
According to Simone, she and Cecil had an argument after their older son left for college, and they couldn’t get past it.
“My marriage had ended,” she said. “I could no longer deal with the stuff he was dishing.”
Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux separated in late 2017, but announced their parting of ways in February.
Aniston, 49, and Theroux, 46, were married in August 2015. They dated for seven years.
“Normally we would do this privately, but given that the gossip industry cannot resist an opportunity to speculate and invent, we wanted to convey the truth directly,” said the statement from Aniston’s publicist Stephen Huvane.
Aniston was previously married to Brad Pitt for five years before they divorced in 2005.
Claire Foy and Stephen Campbell Moore
“The Crown” star Claire Foy and Stephen Campbell Moore met on the set of the 2011 film “Season of the Witch” and tied the knot in 2014. They also welcomed a daughter in 2015. After being married for four years, the couple revealed their separation, and said that they have been broken up “for some time.”
“We can confirm we have separated and have been for some time,” Foy and Moore said in a joint statement in late February. “We do, however, continue as great friends with the utmost respect for one another.”
Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Jarecki
Alicia Silverstone and musician Christopher Jarecki got married in June 2005 after dating for eight years, but the couple announced their split in late February.
“They still deeply love and respect each other and remain very close friends but have mutually decided to separate after being together for 20 years,”the released statement read. “They have a son together who they will continue to co-parent.”
Silverstone and Jarecki have one son, named Bear Blu, and the “Clueless” star has been spending plenty of time with him following the announcement.She took to Instagram to share photos from their adventures in Kauai, Hawaii and called the trip “amazing.”
Usher Raymond and Grace Miguel
Singer Usher Raymond dated Grace Miguel for several years before the couple quietly got married in 2015. News of their split was revealed in March 2018.
“After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple,” they said in a joint statement shared with Us Weekly. “We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through the next phases of our lives. The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward.”
Since 2012, several women have claimed that they contracted herpes from Raymond. In November 2017, a lawsuit against Raymond was dismissed, but it has been speculated that the accusations and lawsuits against Raymond contributed to his split with Miguel.
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid went public with their relationship in late 2015. Over the course of their high-profile relationship, they attended fashion events together, gushed about each other during interviews, and shared photos of each other online.
“I’m forever grateful for the love, time, and life lessons that Z and I shared,” Hadid wrote. “I want nothing but the best for him and will continue to support him as a friend that I have immense respect and love for.”
Malik shared similar remarks in his statement, calling Hadid “an incredible soul.”
He added: “Gigi and I had an incredibly meaningful, loving, and fun relationship and I have a huge amount of respect and adoration for Gigi as a woman and a friend.”
Anderson Cooper and Benjamin Maisani
Anderson Cooper and Benjamin Maisani have been linked since 2009, so when their split was revealed in March after being together for nine years, it was unexpected. And Cooper said that their separation didn’t happen recently, either.
“Benjamin and I separated as boyfriends some time ago,” Cooper told Daily Mail. “We are still family to each other, and love each other very much. We remain the best of friends, and will continue to share much of our lives together.”
News of Cooper and Maisani’s separation follows speculation that Cooper is dating a doctor from Texas named Victor Lopez.
Chris Evans and Jenny Slate
Chris Evans and Jenny Slate first started dating in 2016, but in early 2017, their first breakup was confirmed. Afterwards, Slate spoke well about her ex.
“He has beautiful, big, strong emotions, and he’s really sure of them,” she said during an interview with Vulture. “It’s just wonderful to be around. His heart is probably golden-coloured, if you could paint it.”
At some point in 2017, they did reconcile and even spent the holidays together. But based on a recent interview with the New York Times, the “Gifted” co-stars have broken up for a second time.
Given their history, it is possible that their breakup may not be permanent.
Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett
For years, Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett spoke openly about their marital problems, and their relationship seemed to take a toll when news spread in 2014 of Baskett’s reported cheating while Wilkinson was pregnant with their second child.
“I messed up,” Baskett told People during an interview. “I put myself in a bad situation. And everything through me brought pain upon this family.”
Prior to their split, there were reports stating that the couple was planning on separating after being married since 2009. Wilkinson seemingly confirmed it on Instagram on Monday, April 2.
Taking to her Instagram story, Wilkinson shared several photos and emotional videos addressing her relationship with Baskett.
“Ten years,” she said. “I did everything I could. It wasn’t good enough. I will always love him and my heart will always remain open for him. I believed in forever, I really did. Guess it’s just not meant to be. I’m so scared, but I have to get strong for my kids – I will.”
She added: “I never thought I’d see the day, really.”
Wilkinson also shared a photo from their wedding day with the words “I believed.”
On her Twitter, she gave further insight into what she’s been experiencing and how she plans to move forward.
She wrote: “Today will be the saddest, scariest day of my life. Today i will have to be the strongest I’ve ever been. Today, my rebirth begins.”
Ruby Rose and Jessica Origliasso
When “Orange Is the New Black” star Ruby Rose took to Twitter to reveal that she was no longer in a relationship with The Veronicas singer Jessica Origliasso, fans thought that it was simply an April Fools’ joke – but according to Rose, the breakup is real.
“I understand it’s ‘April 1’ but I would never use something so personal as an April fools joke,” Rose clarified.
Rose said that although the past two years with Origliasso were a blessing, they decided to split.
“Breakups are always incredibly hard on the people involved,” Rose added. “But I can only be grateful for the experiences we shared. It’s with a heavy heart to share that Jess and I parted ways a few months ago.”
Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum
Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan met on the set of the 2006 film “Step Up” and got married in July 2009. But after being together for more than a decade, the couple announced their shocking split on social media in April.
In a joint statement, Tatum and Dewan said that they wanted the news to come straight from them in order to avoid any false information spreading.
“We have lovingly chosen to separate as a couple,” they said. “We fell deeply in love so many years ago and have had a magical journey together. Absolutely nothing has changed about how much we love one another, but love is a beautiful adventure that is taking us on different paths for now.”
They added that there were no “secrets” or “salacious events” that factored into their decision. Instead, they felt the need to explore different paths and “take some space.”
Eliza Coupe and Darin Olien
“Future Man” star Eliza Coupe was married to SuperLife founder Darin Olien for almost four years, but Olien reportedly filed for divorce in early April.
Dominic Cooper and Ruth Negga
Dominic Cooper and Ruth Negga were dating for eight years, and the news of the split was unexpected.
Though they didn’t make too many public appearances as a couple, but they starred together in the film “Warcraft” and a 2009 theatre production of “Phedre.” They currently star on AMC’s “Preacher.”
In a 2017 interview with Harper’s Bazaar, Negga gushed about the benefit of working with Cooper on the TV show.
“It can be so lonely filming, so it’s like your buddy, and your back-up,” she said. “He’s got my back and I’ve got his. Very much so.”
Brooke Burke and David Charvet
Brooke Burke and David Charvet were together since 2006 and got married five years later in a secret wedding ceremony that no one saw coming.
“We believe in romance,” she said. “We hold hands. We cook together. We still make out. We’re very fiery passionate people, so when we fight, it’s like the 4th of July!”
When news of their divorce was revealed in April after being married for almost seven years, it was shocking.
The couple have two children together: daughter Heaven Rain and son Shaya Braven.
Jennie Garth and Dave Abrams
Garth and Abrams first met in 2014 and tied the knot in July 2015.
“Things just lined up and I was like, ‘I don’t need it, I don’t want it,’ and there it came,” Garth told People. “He completes me.”
However, since late 2017, there were reports that things weren’t going smoothly for Garth and Abrams. In early April 2018, their split was confirmed after Abrams filed from divorce.
Jonathan Scott and Jacinta Kuznetsov
“Property Brothers” star Jonathan Scott was dating Jacinta Kuznetsov for almost three years, but the couple confirmed their breakup on social media. Based on their posts, Scott and Kuznetsov split amicably.
“Sometimes life takes you on unexpected paths and those paths aren’t always in the same direction,” Scott wrote on Instagram. “There’s no drama or negativity; no jealousy or hate. Not even sadness or sorrow. Our memories are filled with joy and we will continue to advocate for each other as friends wherever we go.”
Kuznetsov shared similar sentiments on her Instagram.
“We have deep love and respect for one another but have gone separate ways,” she wrote. “I lovingly reflect on everything we accomplished together and am so proud of who he is and the love we gave each other.”
John Cena and Nikki Bella
WWE stars John Cena and Nikki Bella were dating since 2012, and got engaged in April 2017 at WrestleMania. Since getting engaged, they have talked openly about planning for their wedding and their plans for the future.
It was shocking when Cena and Bella revealed their breakup in April 2018 after being together for six years.
“After much contemplation and six years of being together Nikki Bella and John Cena announced today their decision to separate as a couple,” Bella shared on her Instagram account. “While this decision was a difficult one, we continue to have a great deal of love and respect for one another. We ask that you respect our privacy during this time in our lives.”
Logic and Jessica Andrea
After being married since October 2015, rapper Logic revealed that he and Jessica Andrea were separating because they “are much better as friends.”
“It’s very simple: It just didn’t work out,” they said in a joint statement. “There is no anger involved. No fighting, no cheating, no nothing. We love each other and will continue to support each other for the rest of our lives.”
Miranda Lambert and Anderson East
According to Us Weekly, country singer Lambert and East split after dating since late 2015.
They often attended red carpets together and shared photos of each other online, but fans noticed that they started interacting less on social media.
Their breakup was also suspected when Lambert performed at a concert in March and reportedly spoke about channeling her emotions into her songs.
“I make it my mission every single time I step on the stage that no matter what, no matter where I am, I want to make you feel everything you could possibly feel,” Knox News reported. “I want you to feel sad, mad, happy and nostalgic and really pissed sometimes. That’s my favourite. And part of feelings is also heartbreak unfortunately, but fortunately for me, I can use it for my art.”
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Jen Harley
Shortly after welcoming a daughter together, “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Jen Harley’s relationship turned messy.
In a statement to Us Weekly, the reality TV star apologised for his behaviour.
“I want to apologise to my family, friends and fans,” he said. “This is a private matter that should have never been made public. I remain focused on my daughter and she is my No. 1 priority.”
Ric Ocasek and Paulina Porizkova
Musician Ric Ocasek and model Paulina Porizkova “peacefully separated” after being married for more than 25 years.
Taking to social media, Porizkova revealed that they have been separated for quite some time, but their family remains “a well-built car.”
“The love we have for one another is so wide and deep it’s practically tangible, and that sort of love can never disappear,” she said.
Steven R. McQueen and Allie Silva
The “TVD” star revealed his engagement in January in a now-removed Instagram post. Just a few months later, McQueen revealed that they called the wedding off and he’s “enjoying me time.”
“It’s just the way it was,” he told Us Weekly at a gala. “It happened.”
Kimberly Perry and J.P. Arencibia
The Band Perry member Kimberly Perry filed for divorce from her husband of almost four years in March 2018.
“Yes it’s true, my marriage has come to an end,” Perry wrote in a now-removed Instagram post. “I know that beauty will come from these ashes and, as always, I want to thank you all for your love and support.”
Perry and Arencibia first met in 2012 and got engaged the following year.
Common and Angela Rye
In a statement to Page Six, Rye revealed that she and the rapper were no longer together. Despite the breakup, the CNN political commentator had kind words to share.
“We have and will always be friends,” she said. “He is an amazing human being, and I’m a much better person because he’s a part of my life. May we all keep loving and living.”
Considering that they often gushed about each other during interviews and referred to each other as “incredible” human beings, fans were sad that they decided to split.
Olivia Culpo and Danny Amendola
The NFL star and model’s breakup was revealed in late March 2018, and Culpo spoke candidly about how she was dealing with her life as a newly single lady.
“Everyone goes through breakups in life, she told “Access Hollywood Live.” “Everybody has their own way of handling it and it’s something that I definitely am not going to get into at this moment. But I am sure everyone can relate to heartbreak.”
In July 2018, “E! News” reported that the couple got back together.
“They really needed space and to figure things out, but their paths led them to reconnect again and they’re really happy,” an unnamed source told “E! News.”
Four months later, they reportedly split up again.
Chrissy Metz and Josh Stancil
“This Is Us” star Chrissy Metz split with cameraman Josh Stancil, who she met on the set of the NBC show.
During an interview with Wendy Williams in March 2018, Metz said that they were no longer a couple.
“I’m dating myself currently,” she said. She added that prior to their breakup, Stancil switched to work on another series – but there are no hard feelings.
Dan Reynolds and Aja Volkman
Imagine Dragons front man Dan Reynolds and his wife of seven years revealed their split in late April.
“After seven beautiful years together, Aja and I’s marriage has come to an end,”Reynolds wrote on Twitter. “Our children continue to be the most important thing in our lives, and we will continue to co-parent them with all our love. I ask that you please respect our privacy at this time as we work through this as a family.”
Volkman also took to social media to comment on their decision to separate.
“All that I can say is that I am so grateful to have these three girls,” she wrote. “I am grateful for all the abundance I have experienced with Dan. I am grateful that long ago we met in a casino when our dreams were big and full of optimism. Life doesn’t always go as planned, but to live is a blessing.”
Reynolds and Volkman have three daughters together – twins Gia James and Coco Rae and Arrow.
Colton Haynes and Jeff Leatham
In early May, TMZ reported that the “Arrow” star and Leatham split after being married for less than one year. Shortly after, “E! News” reported that Haynes filed for divorce from the florist.
Neither Haynes nor Leatham explicitly commented on their split, but Haynes responded to speculation regarding what might have caused them to part ways.
“Jeff would never cheat,”he tweeted. “He is an amazing man. Please stop being mean to him.”
Fans wondered if Haynes and Leatham got back together after they were seen walking through an airport together in July. Speculation continued after the actor posted photos on Instagram to celebrate their one-year wedding anniversary.
Ariana Grande and Mac Miller
Grande and Miller were going strong for almost two years, but their split was reported by TMZ in early May.
Taking to her Instagram story, the “No Tears Left to Cry” singer referred to Miller as “one of my best friends in the whole world and favourite people on the planet.”
She went on to say: “I respect and adore him endlessly and am grateful to have him in my life in any form, at all times regardless of how our relationship changes or what the universe holds for each of us!”
Miller and Grande first met approximately five years ago, when they collaborated on the song “The Way” from her debut album.
Pete Davidson and Cazzie David
The “SNL” star and Cazzie David also split this year, but it’s unclear when exactly it happened.
During an interview for Complex’s “Open Late With Peter Rosenberg,” Davidson revealed that he and David were no longer dating.
“Very talented girl, she’ll be great and she’ll be fine,” he said. “Yeah, I think she’ll be OK.”
Jack Osbourne and Lisa Osbourne
They are one of many couples that welcomed a new bundle of joy this year. But a few months after giving birth to their third child, Minnie, Lisa filed for divorce.
Jack later shared a lengthy message on Instagram.
“Our family is the most important thing in our lives, and we tried everything we could for many years to make this work,” he wrote. “What’s best for our family right now is that we separate lovingly, and remain best friends who are committed to raising our children together.”
Liza Koshy and David Dobrik
The YouTube stars broke up months ago, but chose to withhold the news from fans and friends in order to heal on their own.
In an emotional video, Koshy and Dobrik revealed their split. They said that they their busy schedules resulted in less time for each other, which is why Koshy suggested that they separate.
When Koshy appeared on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” she added that they wanted to “show the world that you can be friends, that you can still be in love.”
Jillian Michaels and Heidi Rhoades
Michaels and Rhoades got engaged in 2015 after dating for more than five years, but revealed their breakup in June 2018. According to the fitness trainer, they ended their relationship long before the news was made known to fans.
“Heidi and I have been split for a while now,” Michaels shared on Instagram. “We’ve found we’re better friends and parents living apart than staying together. Life and people change but our love for one another and commitment to raising our two kids as an inseparable team remains.”
Michaels and Rhoades share two children – daughter Lukensia and son Phoenix.
Blac Chyna and YBN Almighty Jay
In a now-deleted Instagram story post, the rapper said that he was no longer in a relationship with Blac Chyna.
According to a source that spoke to “Entertainment Tonight,” Chyna was “doing really well” post-breakup.
“She is focused on her children, her health and her fitness,” the source told “Entertainment Tonight.”
Tinsley Mortimer and Scott Kluth
“Real Housewives of New York City” star revealed that she and Kluth broke up again – but there’s a good chance they will probably get back together at some point.
“We are on a break right now,” she said on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live.”“Look, it’s so hard to be in a relationship, particularly when we don’t live in the same town. He’s in Chicago, so busy with CouponCabin.”
She added that she still works for his company, and fans are “just going to have to wait and see” where their relationship is headed.
Christian Siriano and Brad Walsh
Designer Christian Siriano and Brad Walsh were married for almost two years, but decided to end their relationship.
Taking to his Instagram story,Walsh addressed their status.
“Bit more than a month ago my husband and I separated,” Walsh wrote. “I was contacted by a writer for a website who somehow found out, so rather than let them break it, I’m telling you myself.”
He added: “It’s nobody’s business and I don’t want to discuss, but that’s what’s up.”
Taylor Nolan and Derek Peth
“Bachelor in Paradise” stars Nolan and Peth called it quits after being engaged for almost one year.
“We put everything we could into our relationship and are heartbroken to go forward separately, but we know this is the best decision for the both of us,” they told “E! News” in a statement. “We will still be present in each other’s lives with support, admiration, and respect for each other.”
Daniel Franzese and Bradley Phillips
After being engaged for nearly two years, “Mean Girls” star Daniel Franzese and Bradley Phillips ended their relationship.
“Sometimes shooting stars shine so brightly that they burn out and now we must go separate ways, but I hope my path always crosses with his,” Franzese told People in a statement.
The actor added: “We cared so much for each other that we ignored things that were important to our individual personal growth.”
Liam Payne and Cheryl Cole
Payne and Cole took to Twitter to reveal their split.
“Cheryl and I are sad to announce that we are going our separate ways,” the One Direction singer wrote. “It’s been a tough decision for us to make. We still have so much love for each other as a family.
They have one child together, son Bear who Cole gave birth to in March 2017.
“Bear is our world and we ask that you respect his privacy as we navigate our way through this together,” Payne added.
Halsey and G-Eazy
After dating for approximately one year, the “Closer” singer said that she and the rapper “are taking some apart.”
Halsey revealed the news on her Instagram story, saying: “I’m eager to continue the upcoming passage of time dedicating myself to my art and career, and the duration of my tour. I wish him the best. Thanks for respecting our privacy at this time.”
In September, they got back together and resumed posting photos together online. The couple also walked the red carpet together at the 2018 American Music Awards on October 9, 2018.
The following month, they unfollowed each other on social and broke up again.
Lucy Hale and Riley Smith
Lucy Hale was dating her “Life Sentence” co-star and on-screen love interest Riley Smith for a few months. But according to “Entertainment Tonight,” the couple called it quits. Moreover, the actress was recently spotted holding hands with actor Ryan Rottman.
Nia Vardalos and Ian Gomez
After being together for more than 20 years, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” stars Nia Vardalos and Ian Gomez revealed that they were divorcing.
“We’ve been respectfully separated for a lengthy period of time,” the actors told “E! News” in a statement. “Our relationship became a friendship so the decision to end the marriage is completely mutual and amicable.”
They added: “It is our hope that decency will prevail on the reporting of this story which will soon be yesterday’s news. Thank you for respecting our privacy.”
Vardalos and Gomez share one child, an adopted daughter named Ilaria.
Theresa Caputo and Larry Caputo
“Long Island Medium” star Theresa Caputo has been outspoken about her tumultuous relationship with Larry Caputo, so it wasn’t surprising that she officially filed for divorce in 2018.
According to Us Weekly and Radar Online, Theresa filed the paperwork in April. This follows the news of their separation, which was revealed in December 2017.
Josh Duhamel and Eiza Gonzalez
According to People, the two actors have called it quits after being together for a few months. They reportedly split due to their busy work schedules.
Brooklyn Beckham and Chloë Grace Moretz
Beckham and Moretz have a history of being on-and-off again, so when it was revealed that they couple once again split, fans probably weren’t surprised. It’s unclear when they called it quits, but in early April, Beckham was photographed kissing model Lexi Wood.
In May, the 19-year-old was reportedly in a relationship with musician Lexy Panterra and in early August, he was linked to a model named Alex Lee Aillón.
Kevin Connolly and Francesca Dutton
Dutton and the “Entourage” actor reportedly broke up after dating for one year. Us Weekly first confirmed their relationship in April, stating that Connolly and the actress met in California in 2017.
Harry Styles and Camille Rowe
Styles, known for keeping his private life under wraps, never commented on his relationship status – but multiple outlets (The Sun, Page Six, and People) reported that the singer split with model Rowe after his recent tour wrapped.
Hayden Panettiere and Wladimir Klitschko
The Nashville actress was dating Klitschko for almost a decade and got engaged in 2013. Panettiere welcomed the couple’s first child, daughter Kaya in late 2014, and openly discussed her experience with postpartum depression during interviews.
Travis Wall and Dom Palange
Emmy nominated choreographer and dancer Travis Wall took to Instagram to reveal that he and fiancé Dom Palange broke up.
“As the dust settles, there are so many great memories to hold on to,” he wrote. “I will never forget us, but in this moment in time, us is no longer him and I forever. Please respect our privacy during this transition.”
Kourtney Kardashian and Younes Bendjima
After dating for almost two years, Kourtney Kardashian and Younes Bendjima called it quits. They were often photographed hanging out in public and posing on red carpets. But after their split, things turned messy.
Amid speculation that Bendjima cheated on Kourtney and quickly rebounded with another woman, Khloe Kardashian and Kim Kardashian both came to the defence of their sister. Bendjima later slammed reports, stating that people “really want me to be the bad guy.”
Iggy Azalea and DeAndre Hopkins
Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus
Jaclyn Schwartzberg and Ryan Buckley
The news was first revealed by People and Schwartzberg confirmed the breakup after 10 months of marriage.
“We have split and trust me we are both much happier and healthier this way,” she wrote on Instagram. “Thank you so much for all the love and support. We ALL deserve a good love story, whether you find it in high school, tinder, out dancing, on vacation or a show. Love is love, and it certainly doesn’t judge. This was a fabulous bunch and I’m always grateful for learning experiences, especially when they involve self-growth.”
Sam Smith and Brandon Flynn
In June 2018, The Sun reported that Smith and the “13 Reasons Why” star split after dating for less than a year. Fans also noticed that the two stars removed photos of them together on Instagram.
Smith later addressed the split during an interview with The Times, saying: “I’m still trying to figure out what I took from that relationship and what it meant to me. It’s still quite raw.”
Bristol Palin and Dakota Meyer
According to TMZ, the couple separated in February 2018 and Meyer filed for divorce. Palin confirmed the news on her Instagram story in early August, saying that she was “freshly divorced and single forever.” Days later, Meyer addressed the split on his Instagram and said that Palin “wasn’t happy with me so it’s for the best.”
Speaking to People, he added: “Our relationship has had struggles from day one, I think we tried our best,” he says. “I can definitely say that I tried in this relationship.”
Palin and Meyer have two children together, daughters Sailor Grace and Atlee Bay.
Lauren Bushnell and Devin Antin
Bushnell, who dated Ben Higgins after winning season 20 of “The Bachelor,” was with Antin for more than a year before the pair called it quits.
Bushnell previously told “Entertainment Tonight” that she wishes she waited a bit longer before jumping into a relationship with Antin after her breakup with Higgins.
“In hindsight, I wish I would have taken a little bit more time, but that’s the way it went,” she said.
Miranda Lambert and Evan Felker
Lambert and the lead singer of the Turnpike Troubadours met when his band opened for the country music star’s tour.
According to People, they started dating in February 2018. News of their speculated relationship didn’t surface until two months later, as reported by Us Weekly. February was also the month that Felker’s estranged wife, Staci Nelson, reportedly filed for divorce. Their divorce was finalised in August 2018.
Lambert and Felker’s breakup was confirmed when the “Tin Man” singer said that she was “happily single” during an interview with the Tennessean.
Camila Mendes and Victor Houston
The actress confirmed their relationship in June 2018, and “E! News” reported that they previously attended high schools near each other in Florida.
In August, an unnamed source reportedly told “E! News” that Mendes broke up with Houston “after ComicCon, when she realised she wasn’t ready to be in this relationship anymore.”
Lily McManus and Courtney Dober
McManus and Dober met on “Bachelor Winter Games” and revealed their “mutual” breakup on their Instagram accounts in August 2018.
“We’re best friends and its become clear to both of us that the emotional side of our relationship just doesn’t allow us to be the best versions of ourselves,” Dober wrote.
McManus shared similar comments on her account, calling Dober a “bloody good man” who “will be a part of my life for a very long time.”
Sadie Robertson and Austin North
The “Duck Dynasty” star and the actor started communicating through Twitter DMs and eventually text messages in 2016, but didn’t actually meet in person and start dating until April 2018. By August, the couple split.
“He’s an amazing guy and I wish him all the best,” Robertson told Us Weekly. “We’re friends. It just didn’t work out.”
Noah Cyrus and Lil Xan
The couple’s relationship started after Lil Xan, whose real name is Diego Leanos, DMed her. They began dating a few months later and made their red carpet debut at the MTV VMAs in August 2018.
Weeks later, they had a very public and messy breakup that played out on Instagram. It began when the rapper accused Cyrus of cheating on him in a now-deleted post on his story. She then addressed the allegations on her account. They continued taking shots at each other, and Cyrus accused him of cheating on her. Lil Xan also alleged that their relationship was a PR stunt led by their record label, Columbia Records, which Cyrus denied.
Danielle Staub and Marty Gaffrey
Months after getting married, Gaffrey reportedly filed for divorce from the “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star.
“It’s funny how I saw certain things happening, but you just believe, especially with the perception around us, getting engaged would make it better … getting married would make it better,” Staub said during an appearance on “The Wendy Williams Show.” “It doesn’t get better, ladies. If it’s falling apart, it’s broken. You can’t fix that.”
Dylan O’Brien and Britt Robertson
The “Teen Wolf” star and “For the People” actress dated for more than five years. It’s unclear when they broke up, but O’Brien mentioned Robertson during a January 2018 interview while discussing the beard he grew out for the 2017 movie “American Assassin.”
“Sometimes I look back and I’m like, ‘Man, I actually lived with that for more than half a year of my life. And my girlfriend did not leave me.’ It’s great,” he told HeyUGuys.
Speculation that the actors were no longer together began when a producer named Brett Hedblom posted a photo of Robertson in August 2017 with the caption “Missing every single thing about this view.”
Robertson commented and called him her “favourite photographer,” and he wrote, “You make it so easy” in response.
In August 2018, fans also wondered if O’Brien and Chloe Grace Moretz and were in a relationship after they were seen leaving a Hollywood nightclub. Neither star commented on the speculation.
Brandon Jenner and Leah Jenner
The couple split after more than a decade together and shared the news with a joint statement.
“After celebrating 14 beautiful years together, we have lovingly come to the decision to end the romantic aspect of our relationship,” they said. “We are deeply proud of the life we’ve cultivated together and are truly grateful for the bond of friendship we hold and cherish today. It is stronger than ever.”
They added: “There has been no lying or cheating or fighting that prompted this change, just an expansion of our individual evolution which has inspired us to support each other in a new way.”
Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella
“First and foremost, we are forever partners and parents to two beautiful children [daughter Rainbow and son Forest], and are fully committed to raising them in an environment filled with love and positivity,” Rotella wrote.
He added: “We remain the best of friends while co-parenting and continuing to support one another in our respective passions in life.”
Shia LaBeouf and Mia Goth
“Shia and Mia have filed for divorce. The separation is amicable and all details pertaining to the divorce proceedings will remain private,” a representative for the couple told “E! News.”
Jeff Garlin and Marla Garlin
The “Goldbergs” star and his wife of more than 20 years reportedly split. According to Us Weekly, Jeff filed for divorce and cited irreconcilable difference as the reason for their separation.
Zac Brown and Shelly Brown
“We have led a whirlwind life together growing into a beautiful family with five amazing children [a son named Alexander and daughters Joni, Georgia, Lucy, and Justice] and while life will be rearranging a bit, our love and commitment to our family will always be there,” the couple said in a joint statement to People. “This was a difficult decision, but we’ve done plenty of tough things together and this is our next venture – love, mutual respect, and care for each other are what we are moving forward with.”
Ben Affleck and Shauna Sexton
According to Us Weekly, the actor and the model broke up after less than two months together. The couple never confirmed their relationship, but they were photographed dining together and Sexton visited Affleck while he was seeking treatment for alcoholism at a Malibu treatment center.
Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson
Grande and Davidson had a whirlwind romance that fizzled out after a few months. They started dating in May 2018, got matching tattoos (many of which have now been covered), and didn’t hold back from PDA-filled social media posts. By June, news spread that the pair got engaged and they moved in together. They also got a pig, named Piggy Smallz.
In October, it was revealed that Grande and Davidson broke up. Since then, the singer and her manager have come to the defence of the comedian after her fans wrote negative comments about him online.Grande also said that she was “thankful” for Davidson in her recent song, “Thank U, Next.”
Logan Paul and Chloe Bennet
The controversial YouTube star and “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” actress broke up in October, as reported by Just Jared.
The couple confirmed their relationship in July 2018 and Bennet defended Paul after a fan asked why she was dating him.
“He’s kind, creative, funny, vibrantly curious about life, weird as f— in all the best ways, a big dork, and he’s one of my best friends,” she wrote on Twitter. “It doesn’t make sense to a lot of people, but it doesn’t have to. He’s changed my life for the better and I’ve done the same for him.”
Paul also stood up for Bennet, saying: “She never turned her back on me, she didn’t publicly shame me and she didn’t hop on the ‘I hate Logan Paul’ bandwagon.”
“Instead, she stuck her neck out for me, risked her career and personal friendships, and chose to help me grow as a human being.”
Sean “Diddy” Combs and Cassie Ventura
Diddy and Cassie were reportedly on-again, off-again for more than a decade, and didn’t share too many details about their relationship with the public. In October 2018, People reported that the hip-hop stars amicably split.
Emma Watson and Chord Overstreet
Watson and the “Glee” star’s relationship seemingly came out of nowhere. They were reportedly spotted together in February and early March, but split after four months, according to Us Weekly. Weeks after their reported breakup, Watson and Overstreet were photographed kissing in Los Angeles.
By October, fans suspected that they broke up again, as Watson was seen kissing tech CEO Brendan Wallace in Mexico.
Leah Messer and Jason Jordan
In late October, Us Weekly reported that the “Teen Mum 2” star and Jordan split after dating for six months.
Antoni Porowski and Joey Krietemeyer
The “Queer Eye” star and Krietemeyer broke up after seven years together.
“It was very amicable,”a source told Us Weekly. “They’re still friends. It was a clean split.”
Previously, Porowski described himself as a “basically married male,” during an interview with Vulture.
Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth
Bristowe and Booth were the longest-engaged “Bachelor” couple.
“After three incredible years, we have decided to go our separate ways,” they told People in a statement. “This difficult decision comes after thoughtful, respectful consideration. Even though we are parting as a couple, we’re very much committed to remaining friends and we will continue to support each other.”
Jake Paul and Erika Costell
The couple’s breakup was revealed through a note that Paul shared on Twitter in early November.
“After many discussions and some serious soul-searching, it became apparent to us weeks ago, that we could no longer be boyfriend and girlfriend,” he wrote.
Paul added: “Erika is such a beautiful soul and she truly changed my life. She is a powerful, smart, and independent woman, who has such a bright future ahead of her and has helped me become a better person on multiple levels.”
Nastia Liukin and Matt Lombardi
Drew Carey and Amie Harwick
Marisol Nichols and Taron Lexton
The “Riverdale” star and the director got married in 2008 at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Center in Los Angeles. They also welcomed a daughter named Rain that year. After 10 years of marriage, TMZ and The Blast reported that the actress filed for divorce.
Paris Hilton and Chris Zylka
In January 2018, Hilton showed off a $US2 million engagement ring that she got from the actor while on a ski trip.
Over the course of their relationship, the heiress gushed over Zylka, calling him her “best friend and soulmate.” Both stars also said that they were a “perfect couple” because they never fought.
In November, People reported that Hilton and Zylka broke up and ended their engagement.
Hilton also seemingly addressed the split by sharing a quote from Marilyn Monroe about things happening for a reason.
Robert De Niro and Grace Hightower
“Grace and I have two beautiful children [named Elliott and Helen Grace] together,”De Niro told the “Today” show in a statement. “We are entering a period of transition in our relationship which is a difficult but constructive process. I honour Grace as a wonderful mother and ask for privacy and respect from all as we proceed to develop our roles as partners in parenting.”
Taron Egerton and Emily Thomas
The “Robin Hood” star and Thomas were last publicly seen together at the Argento Ball for the Elton John AIDS Foundation in June 2018.
Egerton reportedly discussed his experience working with Kevin Spacey on the movie “Billionaire Boys Club,” and shared his thoughts on the Me Too movement.
“I have just become single again and I’m not in a place where I’m thinking about dating, but when I am, it will probably affect my thinking a bit,” Egerton reportedly said. “There are certainly situations where I avoid being alone with certain people, definitely.”
Natalie Dormer and Anthony Byrne
According to the New Statesman’s interview with Dormer, the “Game of Thrones” actress and Byrne broke up after being together for 11 years. Recently, the pair teamed up for the movie “In Darkness,” which they co-wrote, Dormer starred in, and Byrne directed.
Ross Mathews and Salvador Camarena
Matthews revealed that the pair split after almost 10 years together.
“This split is amicable and filled with kindness, compassion and a genuine love for one another,” he wrote on Instagram. “As we go forward, each of us feels as if he has a cheerleader in our corner – a family member for life. We are happy. Thank you all for your well wishes and love.”
Margo Harshman and Austin Hooks
According to TMZ, Harshman (who fans might recognise as Tawny from “Even Stevens” and Alex Jensen on “The Big Bang Theory”) filed for divorce from her husband.
Cardi B and Offset
Cardi B addressed the speculation that their relationship was on the rocks by posting a video on Instagram.
“I’ve been trying to work things out with my baby father for a hot minute now and we’re really good friends and you know we’re really good business partners,” Cardi B said. “He’s always somebody that I run to to talk to and we got a lot of love for each other, but things just haven’t been working out between us for a long time and it’s nobody’s fault.”
The rapper added: “I guess we grew out of love, but we’re not together anymore. I don’t know. It might take time to get a divorce and I’m gonna always have a lot of love for him because he is my daughter’s father.
Alan Bersten and Alexis Ren
Bersten and Ren’s relationship began after they were paired up for “DWTS” and admitted their feelings for each other.
“I’m in a place where we worked so hard for this amazing journey together, and I’m afraid I will mess that up in some way,” Bersten said during one episode. “But I’ve never had an experience like this. “
Their romance was short-lived. According to Us Weekly, the pair split due to their conflicting schedules.
Michelle Williams and Chad Johnson
In December, the singer took to her Instagram story to say that the couple broke up.
“I still remain fearless,”she wrote. “I guess I still remain single! Things didn’t work out. The healing that needs to take place is a must! I don’t wanna destroy another relationship. Blessings to him, his family and ministry.”
According to People, she deleted the post.
Hailee Steinfeld and Niall Horan
The “Bumblebee” star and the singer never publicly confirmed their relationship, but they were romantically linked in February, after being seen together at a concert and a nightclub.
Photos of the pair kissing in public surfaced in August, and Horan also spent Thanksgiving with Steinfeld and her family.
Previously, Horan also referred to Steinfeld as “the loveliest person on the planet and one of my best friends” in December 2017.
In early December, People reported that the couple broke up after 10 months of dating.
Forest Whitaker and Keisha Nash
Whitaker and Nash tied the knot in Montego Bay, Jamaica in May 1996. They have two daughters, Sonnet and True, together.
Michael Fishman and Jennifer Briner
Fishman, who’s known for his role as D.J. Conners on “Roseanne” and the reboot, was married to Briner since 1999 and the couple welcomed two children together.
According to TMZ, Fishman and Briner were in the process of separating in 2017, but it was delayed after ABC canceled “Roseanne” following a racist tweet from Roseanne Barr.
Jonathan Van Ness and Wilco Froneman
The “Queer Eye” star and the rugby player dated for a few months before calling it quits.
Van Ness revealed the split with a photo on Instagram, which he captioned with lyrics from Ariana Grande’s song “Thank U, Next.”
“She taught me love, she taught me patience, how she handles pain, that s***s amazing. I’ve loved and I’ve lost but that’s not what I see because look what I found ain’t no need for searching, rounding out my 2018 with a very gorg THANK U NEXT. #selflove.”
He also urged his followers not to send Froneman any negative messages.
“Please don’t go in on Wilco, he doesn’t need the anger & I don’t want to see him suffer so just know I’m all good & sometimes people break up – Love you all so much.”