#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!

Year 2010 

Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson 

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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

Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore

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After meeting at a “casual dinner” back in 2003, the two tied the knot in 2005. But six years later, in 2011, they decided to split due to rumours of Ashton’s infidelity. In a statement released by Demi, “It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I have decided to end my six-year marriage to Ashton.”

“As a woman, a mother and a wife, there are certain values and vows that I hold sacred, and it is in this spirit that I have chosen to move forward with my life. This is a trying time for me and my family, and so I would ask for the same compassion and privacy that you would give to anyone going through a similar situation.”

Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz 

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Pop singer Ashlee Simpson and Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz split in 2011 after nearly three years of marriage and one son together.

Heidi Klum and Seal 

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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.

Year 2013 

Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom 

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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 

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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

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 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!

Year 2014

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin

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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 

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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 

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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.”

Year 2018
Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan 

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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 

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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 

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth 

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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 

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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.

Tristan Thompson and Khloe Kardashian 

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Ya’ll already know what happened! #CheatingScandal #KylieBFF #JordynWoods