#TheTwentyTens: The Most Heartbreaking Celebrity Splits Of The Decade
The 2010s brought a lot of tears and heartaches! Relationships that we thought was going to last forever, didn’t and well, we sort of lost hope in love – Sort of. We’re breaking down the most shocking international and local celebrity breakups of the last decade. PS Grab a tissue if you must!
Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson
The A-list stars were once upon a time married! However, the two who rarely appear in public together filed for divorce after getting married in 2008, citing irreconcilable differences. Their joint statement read, “We entered our relationship with love and it’s with love and kindness we leave it.”
Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens
Heidi Klum and Seal
All good things must come to an end, and Heidi Klum’s marriage is officially un-Sealed. After seven years of marriage, the supermodel and singer called it quits because they’ve “grown apart” and were as always, amicably separating.
Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom
The two gorgeous-looking pair got married in 2010 and just after three years, the two separated in 2013. Together, they share a son named Flynn. The two were so in love with each other with tons of PDA that their separation shocked many!
Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom
The stars who even had their own reality show, ‘Khloe & Lamar’ decided to go their separate ways after four years of marriage due to her husband’s continual struggles with substance abuse, despite attempts of him cleaning up.
Caitlyn (aka Bruce Jenner) and Kris Jenner
In October 2013, the pair who’s been married for 22 years released a statement to E! News that read, “We are living separately and we are much happier this way.” Not only that, Kris Jenner also reportedly paid Bruce $2.5 Million in the divorce. Ouch!
After being married to Chris Martin for 10 years, Gwyneth Paltrow announced that they would be “consciously uncoupling”. In a new interview with the UK’s Evening Standard, she said, “I think Chris and I were meant to be together and have our kids. But our relationship is much better like this: friends and co-parents and family.”
Katy Perry and John Mayer
The power couple allegedly broke up after getting together in 2012 for being too different. Katy has admitted to loving the person who calls her “Prism,” which is the name of her 2013 album!
Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey
After dating for just six weeks, Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon got married in 2008. The pair then welcomed twins in 2011 but a couple years later, Nick filed for divorce.
Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield
They made us swoon after starring together in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ movie in 2012 and became Hollywood’s cutest couple. That is well until they broke up.
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick
Okay, this was surprise. They met in 2006 and had been dating for nearly a decade when they split up! But in that years together, they’ve shared three children together.
Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney
Confirming the split, Kylie said, “There was no crazy fight. We decided, well, I decided, that I’m really young. I don’t want to look back in five years from now and feel like he took something from me, when he’s really not that type of person.”
Even Channing and Jenna’s love couldn’t break Hollywood’s curse. This was another dream couple that shattered fans faith in true love when they decided to call off their nine-year marriage. The two announced their breakup on Instagram, explaining that they’d “lovingly chosen to separate.”
Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande
It was whirlwind romance for these two. Fans were confused when Ariana Grande started dating Pete Davidson, suddenly getting engaged and then splitting up! his news comes shortly after Grande’s team announced the singer would be taking time away from the public eye after an especially difficult year and the sudden death of Mac Miller, her ex. .
Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber
We thought they were going to make it despite the ups and downs. They even got married in December 2018! But a few months later, the IT couple announced that they had separated in August.
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik
According to E! News, sources said that they have “both been really focused on themselves and their separate careers,” hence the time apart. Zayn has been “in the studio recording new music and pushing out his new album” whereas Gigi has been focusing a lot of time on herself.
The Weeknd and Bella Hadid
Well you can see why we’ve begun to lose faith in love, at least in Hollywood. This off-again-on-again couple pumped the breaks once again in 2019, but have stayed friends.