- Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
Fans were thrown for a loop when news broke that Angelina filed for divorce from Brad in September. While the actress cited “irreconcilable differences” as the grounds for the divorce, Brad released a statement of his own to People that read, “I am very saddened by this, but what matters most now is the well-being of our kids.”
- Dakota Fanning and Jamie Strachan
In October, Town & Country magazine revealed that Dakota split from her longtime boyfriend, Jamie. While it’s unclear what went wrong, Dakota told the publication that she isn’t a fan of dating.
- Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart
J LO and her longtime boyfriend split in August. Jennifer and Casper first met in 2011, when he was a dancer on her tour, and dated on and off since 2012.
- Brooklyn Beckham and Chloë Grace Moretz
In early September, Chloë and Brooklyn broke up. The couple first met in August 2014 at a SoulCycle class but didn’t actually go public with their romance until May of this year, when Chloë made an appearance on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen.
- Kat Dennings and Josh Groban
The 2 Broke Girls star split from her boyfriend of nearly two years in early August. According to an insider, “It was a mutual breakup. They are still friends and care about each other, but it’s not the right time for them now as a couple.” The duo first went public with their relationship in October 2014.
- Jana Kramer and Mike Caussin
Shortly after the former NFL star checked himself into rehab for unknown reasons, news broke that the duo had separated in August. The couple first began dating in 2014, and earlier this year, they welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Jolie Rae.
- Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris
The engaged couple officially called it quits at the beginning of June. While many sources cited boredom or jealousy on Calvin Harris’s end, the music producer claimed in a tweet at the time that nothing remained but a “huge amount of love and respect.”
- Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston
Another Taylor Swift break up! Maybe a rebound? Fans were in for quite the shock when Taylor and Tom called it quits in early September.
- Taylor Kinney and Lady Gaga
Reports broke in July that Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney had ended their relationship after dating for five years. Taylor popped the question on Valentine’s Day last year, so the news came as quite a shock.
- Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman
It was announced in April that Drew and her husband of nearly four years, art consultant Will Kopelman, were planning to divorce. They tied the knot in June 2012 and have two daughters together, Olive and Frankie.
- Zac Efron and Sami Miró
In April, Zac Efron split from his girlfriend of nearly two years, stylist and model Sami Miró.
- Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne
In May, a source revealed that Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne are getting a divorce after nearly 34 years of marriage. The source said that the split was mutual and that Ozzy had allegedly moved out of the house for the time being. Ozzy and Sharon tied the knot in 1982 and have three children together.
- Amber Heard and Johnny Depp
In May, it was reported that Amber Heard filed for divorce from Johnny Depp after a year of marriage.
- Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama
After nearly six years together, Demi and Wilmer announced their breakup on Twitter in June 2016. “We have realized more than anything that we are better as best friends,” Demi said in her official statement.
- Ariana Grande and Ricky Alvarez
The singer and her backup dancer called it quits in late July.
- Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna
Are they together or are they not? They’re the definition of on-and-off, and the reason Facebook has an “it’s complicated” option as a relationship status. If they do breakup, it will raise many questions concerning Blac Chyna’s intentions since it is suspiciously right after the birth of their daughter, Dream Kardashian. Was she using him just to be the mother of a Kardashian?