- Kristen Stewart apologised to Robert Pattinson after she cheated on him with a Hollywood director.
- Tiger Woods held a press conference to confess to and apologise for cheating on his wife.
- Beyoncé and Jay-Z both wrote songs about his infidelity.
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Celebrity cheating scandals are so commonplace that we sometimes forget that they’re real people going through real heartbreak.
Whether they came clean on their own or were initially outed by others, some stars have had to publicly confront their infidelity.
Read on for a list of celebrities who have admitted to cheating on their partners.
Kevin Hart confessed to cheating on his pregnant wife.
In a December 2017 interview with “The Breakfast Club” radio show, actor Kevin Hart admitted to cheating on his then-pregnant wife Eniko Parrish.
“I’m gonna address it, I’m gonna make my wife full aware of what’s going on in the situation that I have now put us in,” he said. “And I’m hoping that she has a heart to where she can forgive me and understand that this is not going to be a reoccurring thing and allow me to recover from my f—ing massive mistake.”
He continued, “That’s what I’m trying to do not only as a man but within teaching a lesson to my son.”
The actor had also previously posted a video on his Instagram apologizing to his family for “a bad error in judgment” in September 2017.
Kris Jenner has publicly admitted to infidelity.
On a 2018 episode of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” Kris Jenner admitted that she had a boyfriend when she first got involved with Robert Kardashian.
“I actually had a boyfriend who was always out of town. His name was Cesar,” Jenner said on the episode. “So while he was living on the road, I met Robert Kardashian. Robert came over one day when Cesar was out of town … Cesar came home to surprise me. So, well, it wasn’t pretty. Not proud of it.”
In her 2011 memoir, Jenner confessed to cheating on Kardashian as well – this time with a man who she calls “Ryan” in the book, but according to People, it was professional soccer player Todd Waterman.
“He kissed me and I kissed him back … I hadn’t been kissed like that in 10 years,” she wrote. “It made me feel young, attractive, sexy, and alive.”
Kristen Stewart’s affair was exposed by paparazzi pictures.
“I’m deeply sorry for the hurt and embarrassment I’ve caused to those close to me and everyone this has affected,” she said in the statement, per People. “This momentary indiscretion has jeopardized the most important thing in my life, the person I love and respect the most, Rob. I love him, I love him, I’m so sorry.”
Jay-Z and Beyoncé put their personal relationship struggles into their songs.
With Beyoncé’s “Lemonade” album and Jay-Z’s “Family Feud,” his infidelity was on full display.
Jay-Z further discussed the transgression and how they worked it out in a 2018 interview with Van Jones.
“For us, we chose to fight for our love, for our family. To give our kids a different outcome. To break that cycle for black men and women,” he said. “We were never a celebrity couple, we were a couple who just happened to be celebrities. We are real people.”
Jude Law was caught cheating with the nanny.
In 2005, reports surfaced that Jude Law had been cheating on his fiancée, Sienna Miller, with their children’s nanny, Daisy Wright.
That year, he released a public statement apologizing to Miller.
“I want to publicly apologise to Sienna and our respective families for the pain that I have caused,” he said in the statement, per People. “There is no defence for my actions which I sincerely regret and I ask that you respect our privacy at this very difficult time.”
Eric Benét’s confessed to cheating on Halle Berry when they were married.
After cheating on his wife, Halle Berry, Eric Benét reportedly checked into a rehab program for sex addiction. The couple ultimately split in 2005.
That year he spoke with People magazine about the relationship and his infidelity.
“We all know I cheated,” he told the publication. “It was out there. It’s a betrayal. But I never did have sexual intercourse with anyone while I was with Halle.”
He continued, “Going into rehab was presented to me by her mother that in order for the marriage to have a shot, this is what you need to do … But I’m not a sex addict.”
Tiger Woods blamed fame for his infidelity.
When his affairs were exposed, Tiger Woods held a live press conference in 2010 apologizing for cheating on his wife Elin Nordegren.
“I felt I had worked hard my entire life and deserved to enjoy all the temptations around me,” he said at the time. “I felt I was entitled. Thanks to money and fame, I didn’t have to go far to find them.”
Lamar Odom said he regrets cheating on Khloé Kardashian.
During his marriage with Khloé Kardashian, Lamar Odon engaged in multiple affairs.
In a 2017 interview with Us Weekly, he said that he regrets his infidelity.
“If there is one thing I regret when I was married, it was having multiple affairs with different women,” he said. “That wasn’t the stand-up thing to do. I wish I could have kept my d— in my pants.”
Hugh Grant was caught cheating on Elizabeth Hurley.
Per People, the actor was honest about his mistake in a 1995 interview with Jay Leno.
“You know in life what’s a good thing to do and a bad thing to do,” he said. “I did a bad thing,”
LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian cheated on their partners with each other.
In 2009, singer LeAnn Rimes and actor Eddie Cibrian were married to other people when they began a relationship with each other.
Both of them have publicly admitted to the affair, but Rimes also stands by their love.
“You had two couples whose marriages didn’t work who really stumbled upon each other and fell in love,” she said during a TV special in 2010, per People.
“The truth is that we’re human beings,” Cibrian added. “We make mistakes and we learn from them, but we’re human. We fell in love.”