All the Celebrity Breakups of 2017 — So Far
KEVIN MCKIDD & JANE PARKER
The Grey's Anatomy star and his wife have finalized their divorce after separating in October 2015. The couple, who have been married 17 years, will share joint legal custody of their two kids together, daughter Iona, 15, and son Joseph, 17, according to papers filed Dec. 22 and obtained by PEOPLE.
CHRISTIAN & LIZZIE ROVSEK
Lizzie Rovsek has filed for divorce from her husband Christian after eight years of marriage. The former Real Housewives of Orange County star filed a petition for dissolution of marriage back in October, according to court records obtained by PEOPLE.
The couple, who appeared on season 9 of the Bravo reality show, share two sons, Kingston, 5, and Preston, 7.
DANICA PATRICK & RICKY STENHOUSE JR.
NASCAR's power couple is no more. Patrick and Stenhouse Jr. have ended their romance nearly five years after they began dating ahead of their NASCAR Cup Series rookie seasons in 2013, a rep for Patrick confirmed to PEOPLE. A spokeswoman for Patrick confirmed on Dec. 18 that the athletes are "no longer in a relationship."
LARRY & THERESA CAPUTO
In a joint statement to PEOPLE, the Long Island Medium stars, who share two adult children — Larry Jr. and Victoria — said, "After 28 years of marriage, we have decided to legally separate. We will always love each other and our two wonderful children. We are united in supporting each other and our family. Please respect our privacy during this time."
The announcement came three weeks after the medium revealed the pair's relationship had changed in an episode of the TLC show. "We've been there for each other, you know, through thick and thin, you know, good times, and right now are not such great times," she told a friend over dinner. "I don't understand it. I lay in bed, and I say to myself, 'How did this happen? How did I get here?'"
ROSARIO DAWSON & ERIC ANDRE
A source close to the Daredevil actress confirmed to PEOPLE in November that she and the Man Seeking Woman actor have broken up after more than a year of dating.
Earlier this year, Dawson confirmed her relationship with the comedian during a sit-down interview with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show in April. When the late-night television host asked Dawson about their reaction to people not believing the reality of their relationship, she revealed that Andre took to social media to prove it's real after Chance the Rapper texted her in disbelief.
DAVID & CARLTON GEBBIA
After nearly two decades of matrimony, PEOPLE previously confirmed in August 2016 that the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum had separated from her husband, David Gebbia. In November 2017, more than a year after their separation, PEOPLE confirmed that David has filed for divorce from the Bravo personality, with whom he shares three minor children: Destiny, Mysteri and Cross.
JENNIFER LAWRENCE & DARREN ARONOFSKY
The mother! of all relationships is over. Lawrence and director Aronofsky split just before Thanksgiving after over a year of dating, PEOPLE confirmed. The two began seeing each other in September shortly after wrapping mother!, and their relationship continued to blossom despite their 22-year age difference. The private couple kept mum about their relationship while promoting the movie a year later and only posed together at the New York premiere of the film.
BILL HADER & MAGGIE CAREY
Hader and his wife Maggie, a filmmaker, have been separated since July and are in the process of getting a divorce, sources told PEOPLE, with the comedian's rep confirming the split. Hader — best known for his work on Saturday Night Live from 2005-13 — and Carey married in 2006 and have three children together: daughters Hannah, 8, Harper, 5, and Hayley, 3.
JENNIFER HUDSON & DAVID OTUNGA
After nearly a decade together, a rep for Hudson announced the couple's decision to split in a November 2017 statement to PEOPLE. “They have been in the process of ending their relationship for a number of months,” the statement read. “Today, Jennifer requested and received a protective order against her ex-fiancé. Jennifer’s actions are solely taken in the best interest of their son." The two had been linked since 2008; they got engaged that September and the following August, welcomed son David Daniel Otunga Jr., now 8.
LINDSEY VONN & KENAN SMITH
Vonn and the former NFL assistant coach have split after a year of dating, PEOPLE exclusively reported in November 2017.
"Unfortunately, their busy schedules ultimately took a toll on the relationship," a Vonn pal told PEOPLE of the recent breakup. "It was amicable and they are still friends. Lindsey is laser-focused on her training for the upcoming Olympics and is leaving the country for several months to start competing."
JILL SCOTT & MIKE DOBSON
The 45-year-old Grammy award-winning singer has filed for divorce, according to TMZ. Court papers say that Scott cited irreconcilable differences as well as "inappropriate marital conduct that such further cohabitation would be unsafe and improper." Scott and Dobson wed to the surprise of many in June 2016.
SELENA GOMEZ & THE WEEKND
Ten months after first linking up, music's hottest couple have called it quits, multiple sources confirmed to PEOPLE exclusively in October. "She and Abel have been going back and forth for a few months about their relationship,” said an insider. "It’s been hard with him being on tour and her shooting in New York. That wasn’t easy on them."
While Gomez — who was most recently spotted grabbing breakfast with ex Justin Bieber — "always made an effort" to attend his shows when she could, "that played a part in them getting distant," added the insider. "It's over for now, but they’re still in touch."
SHANNON & DAVID BEADOR
Real Housewives of Orange County star Shannon Beador and husband David have separated, PEOPLE exclusively reported. The couple — who have been married for 17 years and share three daughters together: Sophie, 15, and twins Stella and Adeline, 12 — split a little over a month ago.
“It’s heartbreaking for me and my daughters that this is the road that had to be taken but it’s the only way,” Shannon told PEOPLE. “I felt alone in my marriage. You can do what you can to keep your family together, but you have to have willing parties. You need two people to make a marriage work, and that just wasn’t happening in our relationship.”
TAMAR BRAXTON & VINCE HERBERT
Braxton filed for divorce from the music producer in Los Angeles County just one month shy of their nine-year anniversary, TMZ first reported on Oct. 25. Braxton and Herbert share a 4-year-old son, Logan Vincent.
“At this time we can confirm Ms. Braxton has made an extremely difficult decision and has filed for divorce from Vincent Herbert,” her rep told PEOPLE in a statement. “Collectively, their son Logan and his well-being during this extremely unfortunate process is most important. We ask that everyone respects her privacy during this incredibly difficult time. She appreciates everyone’s love and prayers.”
TINSLEY MORTIMER & SCOTT KLUTH
After being set up on a blind date with Real Housewives of New York City star Carole Radziwill, Mortimer and CouponCabin CEO have ended their relationship. “The long distance just became really difficult. Tinsley is focused on reestablishing her life in New York,” a source told E! News. “They had a lot of fun, and who’s to say if it’s definitely over for good? I could see them getting back together at some point.”
SCHEANA MARIE & ROBERT VALLETTA
The actor and Vanderpump Rules star, who began dating in February — following Marie's split from her husband of two years, Michael Shay — called it quits in October, a source close to the couple confirmed to PEOPLE.
“It was a mutual decision. They still really love and care about each other, but right now they have differing schedules. Schedules got hectic and they weren’t able to spend as much time together, so it made the most sense to give each other some breathing room for now,” shared the insider.
EWAN MCGREGOR & EVE MAVRAKIS
After 22 years of marriage and four children together, McGregor and his wife Mavrakis have called it quits. A family source confirmed to PEOPLE in October that the couple has been separated since May — amid news that McGregor was spotted kissing his costar Mary Elizabeth Winstead. McGregor met Mavrakis on the set of the British TV crime series Kavanagh QC and they were married in 1995. The couple have four daughters together: Clara, 21, Jamyan, 16, Esther, 15 and Anouk, 6.
JEANNIE MAI & FREDDY HARTEIS
A rep for Mai, co-host of The Real, confirmed to PEOPLE in October that she and husband Harteis are amicably divorcing after 10 years of marriage. Mai and Harteis, who hosts The Hollywood Hunter, wed in 2007. Mai has always been open about the highs and lows of their relationship on the daytime talk show, telling costars Loni Love, Adrienne Houghton and Tamera Mowry-Housley in 2014 that the couple disagreed about expanding their family. The distance their jobs created could also be tough, though Mai had a solution for closing the gap: "Just some good, old-fashioned phone sex."
TYRA BANKS & ERIK ASLA
Though they kept their relationship largely out of the public eye, the America’s Next Top Model creator and America’s Got Talent host had been dating Asla, a Norwegian photographer, since 2013, before calling it quits in 2017. The two share 20-month-old son York Banks Asla.
A source told PEOPLE that Asla has moved out of the former couple’s Los Angeles home. The two remain friendly and will continue to work together professionally. (Asla is slated to shoot the opening credits of the upcoming cycle of ANTM.)
KELLY & MICHAEL DODD
The 42-year-old Real Housewives of Orange County star decided to divorce her husband of 11 years, telling The Daily Mail, “Our marriage is over, I’m out of there! We’ve have problems for years and I’ve had enough. I’m done with our marriage.”
HEIDI KLUM & VITO SCHNABEL
The supermodel and art dealer officially called it quits at the end of the summer, after three years of dating. Klum told PEOPLE: “I believe that it is important to take time to pause and reflect.” Earlier this month, a source told PEOPLE that Klum and Schnabel were “taking time apart.” “Things have been difficult recently, they live on opposite coasts,” the source said at the time. “And it’s the start of a school year and Heidi has to concentrate on the kids.”
AUDRINA PATRIDGE & COREY BOHAN
The Hills alum filed for divorce from Corey Bohan in September due to an alleged domestic violence incident, according to TMZ. Patridge reportedly filed for a temporary restraining order against the professional BMX dirt bike rider, as well. “These problems have existed their entire relationship,” a source told PEOPLE. “They broke up and got back together, and she really thought things would be different when they got married, but she’s realized things had to change before it got even worse, and she had to get her and her daughter out of the situation.” Patridge and Bohan welcomed daughter Kirra Max in June 2016 before tying the knot in Hawaii in November. They had been dating on and off since 2008 before their engagement in November 2015.
RACHEL BILSON & HAYDEN CHRISTENSEN
The stars, parents to 2½-year-old daughter Briar Rose, split in September after nearly 10 years together, according to The Blast. Bilson and Christensen met on the set of their 2008 film Jumper and got engaged later that year. The couple called off their engagement in August 2010 but reconciled just three months later.
LAURENCE FISHBURNE & GINA TORRES
Black-ish star Fishburne and his wife Torres split in the early fall of last year – after 14 years of marriage – the actress confirmed to PEOPLE in a statement. “With heavy hearts, Laurence and I quietly separated and began the dissolution of our marriage in the early fall of last year,” said Torres. “There are no bad guys here. Only a love story with a different ending than either one of us had expected.” Torres and Fishburne married in 2002 and share one daughter, Delilah Fishburne. The Oscar-nominated actor also has two children from a previous marriage: Montana and Langston Fishburne.
BILLY BUSH & SYDNEY DAVIS
After almost 20 years of marriage, a rep confirmed in September that the pair "separated for the moment to evaluate their life together. They love each other and their children deeply and are committed to a bright future." A lawyer confirmed the news, calling it a "short-term break." The former Today show co-host and Davis married in April 1998 and share three daughters: Josie, 18, Mary, 16, and Lillie, 12. Their split comes nearly a year after Bush parted ways with the Today show in the wake of his controversial, leaked 2005 conversation with Donald Trump, which came to light in a Washington Post article published in October 2016.
FERGIE & JOSH DUHAMEL
After eight years of marriage, Fergie and Josh Duhamel are going their separate ways, they confirmed to PEOPLE exclusively in September. “With absolute love and respect we decided to separate as a couple earlier this year,” the couple said in a joint statement. “To give our family the best opportunity to adjust, we wanted to keep this a private matter before sharing it with the public. We are and will always be united in our support of each other and our family.” The couple share 4-year-old son, Axl.
CARRIE ANN INABA & ROB DERRINGER
The Dancing with the Stars judge and her fiancé have quietly split nine months after announcing their engagement, a source told PEOPLE exclusively.
Derringer proposed to Inaba in December and as recently as early August it appeared planning for their Hawaii wedding was moving along. But in September, Inaba hosted an event for Olympic figure skater (and DWTS alum) Kristi Yamaguchi in Hawaii and wasn't wearing her ring and had her mother — who was to serve as her maid of honor — by her side instead of Derringer.
EVAN RACHEL WOOD & ZACH VILLA
The Westworld star and her fiancé and bandmate have ended their engagement. A source confirmed to PEOPLE that the pair called it off in August.
Wood's rep confirmed the engagement to PEOPLE back in January after the duo was spotted wearing silver bands on their left ring fingers on the 2017 SAG Awards red carpet. Later in the night, Wood was overheard introducing the musician as her "fiancé" to Mr. Robot actor Rami Malek.
AMANDA STANTON & ROBBY HAYES
Stanton tried to maintain a relationship with Hayes after a summer of fun and plenty of PDA in Mexico during Bachelor in Paradise — but the pair eventually ended their union due to differing personalities.
"I'm the kind of person, when I'm into someone, I put all my effort into that," she exclusively told PEOPLE at the show's reunion taping. "So we tried it out, and I think we just have different ideas of what a relationship is like. Like, certain things that just come naturally in a relationship, like checking in with that person, answering when I call. There were photos of him with another girl. It became too much for me."
NICK VIALL & VANESSA GRIMALDI
The Bachelor star and his fiancée ended their engagement, five months after their proposal aired on ABC, PEOPLE confirmed on Aug. 25. “It’s with a great amount of heartbreak for the both us as we have decided to end our engagement,” the couple, last pictured together on Instagram Aug. 15, said in a statement obtained by PEOPLE. “We gave this relationship our all and we are saddened that we did not get the fairytale ending we hoped for. We will continue to be there for each other no matter what. This hasn’t been an easy decision, however, as we part ways, we do so with lots of love and admiration for each other.”
SARAH HYLAND & DOMINIC SHERWOOD
The actors have called it quits after two years of dating. "They aren't dating anymore but they both have mutual respect for one another and remain friends,” a source told PEOPLE.
Hyland previously dated actor Matt Prokop for five years. Their relationship ended in 2014 when Hyland obtained a temporary restraining order against him amid allegations that he physically assaulted her and threatened her life.
HELEN HUNT & MATTHEW CARNAHAN
The actress and her writer-producer boyfriend split after 16 years together. They share a 13-year-old daughter, Makena Lei, born in 2004. A source told PEOPLE the former couple, who started dating in 2001, have broken up before in the past and “have had trouble getting along for several years.”
STASSI SCHROEDER & PATRICK MEAGHER
Just one day after posting a now-deleted post about her love for her on-again, off-again boyfriend Patrick, the Vanderpump Rules star shared that he called it quits. “Broken up with on our anniversary after I planned a trip for us to Mexico. Call me Carrie Bradshaw,” she wrote on social media in August. “@rachaelnobrien you’re coming w me now.”
Schroeder also posted an image from the Sex and the City movie where Bradshaw lashes out at Mr. Big after he starts to get cold feet on their wedding day. In the film, her honeymoon turns into a trip for the four friends where Bradshaw sulks through most of the vacation.
CHRIS PRATT & ANNA FARIS
After eight years of marriage, Pratt and Faris told fans via social media they are calling it quits. "Anna and I are sad to announce we are legally separating," Pratt, who shares son Jack with Faris, wrote in a joint statement shared on Facebook. "We tried hard for a long time, and we’re really disappointed."
"Our son has two parents who love him very much and for his sake we want to keep this situation as private as possible moving forward,” he continued. “We still have love for each other, will always cherish our time together and continue to have the deepest respect for one another.”
ELON MUSK & AMBER HEARD
The actress and the tech mogul called it quits after a little more than a year of dating in August. But Musk is assuring the public that there’s no bad blood between the stars — and he even hinted at a possible reunion.
“Although Amber and I did break up, we are still friends, remain close and love one another,” Musk commented on one of Heard’s Instagram posts. “Long distance relationships, when both partners have intense work obligations are always difficult, but who knows what the future holds.”
LUANN & TOM D'AGOSTINO
The Real Housewives of New York star announced on Twitter that she and her husband, Tom, called it quits after just seven months of marriage. "It's with great sadness that Tom & I agreed to divorce," she wrote. "We care for each other very much, hope you respect our privacy during this sad time!" Luann previously told PEOPLE that they argued, saying the couple had a "passionate love affair" and were "working through problems."
BEN STILLER & CHRISTINE TAYLOR
After almost two decades together, Stiller and Taylor announced their separation in May. The actors, who costarred in Zoolander, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Tropic Thunder and Zoolander 2, are parents to daughter Ella, 15, and son Quinlin, 11. "They are a very loving family," a source, who doesn't expect a messy uncoupling, told PEOPLE. "[Christine] and Ben respect each other and will do anything to make sure their kids are happy."
AARON CARTER & MADISON PARKER
Carter and girlfriend Madison split up in early August — days before the singer revealed he's bisexual — the singer’s rep confirmed. "Aaron and Madison love each other and respect one another dearly,” Carter’s rep told PEOPLE in a statement. “It was a mutual decision and Aaron’s personal statement released speaks for itself. Now back to the music.”
PAULY D & AUBREY O'DAY
Following a tumultuous on-and-off relationship, Paul "DJ Pauly D" DelVecchio and Aubrey O’Day — who met while filming Famously Single — split in July, PEOPLE confirmed. "They’re definitely broken up,” a source close to the couple told PEOPLE. “It was a long time coming — they were always on and off. But it seems like it’s done for good now.”
CASSADEE POPE & RIAN DAWSON
The Voice alum and the All Time Low drummer called off their engagement and are no longer together, PEOPLE confirmed in July. "They have amicably ended their relationship, but remain friends, supportive of each others’ careers, and maintain the utmost respect for one another,” a rep told NashvilleGab, which first confirmed the news.
NATALIE MAINES & ADRIAN PASDAR
Citing irreconcilable differences, Maines filed for divorce from her husband of 17 years, actor Adrian Pasdar, in July, TMZ reported. A rep for the Dixie Chicks musician told PEOPLE the split is “a private family matter” and declined to comment.
HAYLEY WILLIAMS & CHAD GILBERT
The Paramore frontwoman and New Found Glory musician announced their separation in a joint Instagram post in July on their respective accounts. Williams and Gilbert married in February 2016 after nearly eight years together and over a year of being engaged.
In the since-deleted note posted on Instagram, the duo said that “marriage is not for the faint of heart.”
“The two of us have been together for the better part of 10 years. We’ve grown up together and we’ve been beside each other through a lot of goodness and a lot of challenges,” they said. “There is a challenge to trying to understand your own heart in the context of a relationship… and there is goodness in considering another heart, even in spite of your own. Marriage is not for the faint of heart. Love is an absolute risk. And it’s up to each of us to stay hopeful even when the outcome isn’t what we’d originally hoped for.”
AMY SCHUMER & BEN HANISCH
Schumer and Hanisch called it quits in May after dating for nearly a year and a half. "Amy and Ben have ended their relationship after thoughtful consideration and remain friends,” a rep for Schumer told PEOPLE.
BEN HIGGINS & LAUREN BUSHNELL
The couple, who met on Higgins' season of The Bachelor, ended their engagement in May. “It is with heavy hearts that we announce our decision to go our separate ways,” they told PEOPLE in an exclusive statement. “We feel fortunate for the time we had together, and will remain friends with much love and respect for one another. We wish nothing but the best for each other, and ask for your support and understanding at this time.”
MARY ELIZABETH WINSTEAD & RILEY STEARNS
Winstead announced she was splitting with her husband, writer Riley, on her Instagram back in May. "Sitting here with my best friend who I love with all my heart. We have spent our lives together and it has been full of joy and warmth every day," the Fargo actress wrote, accompanying the post with a photo of her kissing her now-ex on the cheek. "We’ve decided to move on from our marriage, but we will stay best friends and collaborators for all our days. We are still ride or die, just in a different way now. I love you always, Riley."
ARTEM CHIGVINTSEV & TORREY DEVITTO
A source confirmed to PEOPLE that the Dancing with the Stars pro and Chicago Med actress split in April after being together for nearly a year. "It happened about a month ago,” said the source, who adds that the former couple met on the dating app, Raya.
JOANNA KRUPA & ROMAIN ZAGO
After nearly four years of marriage, the former Real Housewives of Miami star and Zago separated, a source close to Krupa confirmed to PEOPLE. Not long before reports began to surface that Krupa and Zago were splitting, the former RHOM alum issued an encouraging note to her followers on social media to “never be afraid of failure.”
JESSE WILLIAMS & ARYN DRAKE-LEE
Williams and his wife, Aryn, are amicably divorcing, PEOPLE has confirmed. The Grey’s Anatomy star filed for divorce on April 11, according to documents obtained by PEOPLE. Williams wed his longtime girlfriend, a real estate broker, in Los Angeles in September 2012. At the time, they had been dating for over five years. They first met while Williams was working as a schoolteacher in New York.
AARON RODGERS & OLIVIA MUNN
After three years of dating, the duo announced in April that they had decided to go their separate ways. The breakup came just two months after the duo sparked engagement rumors after Munn was spotted wearing a diamond ring on her left ring finger.
“It wasn’t dramatic,” a source close to Rodgers said of the pair's split. “It simply came to an end. Aaron is happy and doing well, and he hopes that she is doing well, too.”
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JANET JACKSON & WISSAM AL MANA
The legendary singer and youngest sibling of late pop superstar Michael Jackson split from her husband three months after giving birth to their first child together, PEOPLE confirmed in April. Page Six reported that while one source said it was an amicable split, another source said that Jackson felt that Al Mana had gotten too controlling during her pregnancy.
WILLIAM MICHAEL MORGAN & JENNIFER WAYNE
The couple ended their engagement, announcing on April 7 via their respective social media sites that they had gone their separate ways. “William and I have called off our engagement,” Wayne tweeted. “We came to the mutual agreement that this is what’s best for both of us right now. Thank you for your support and respecting our privacy during this time.”
KYLIE JENNER & TYGA
What's happening with Kyga? Multiple sources confirmed to PEOPLE in April that the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star and the rapper are currently in an off phase of their on-and-off relationship. "They tend to take little breaks all the time and then get back together,” said one insider. “It’s definitely possible they’ll work things out again.”
MICHELLE KWAN & CLAY PELL
Kwan‘s husband of four years filed for divorce from the iconic Olympic figure skater in March, PEOPLE confirmed.
Clay Pell filed the divorce documents in Los Angeles Superior Court, a court spokeswoman tells PEOPLE. "It is with deep regret that I share that Michelle and my marriage is coming to an end,” Pell said in a statement obtained by PEOPLE. “This is a sad and difficult turn of events for our family. I love Michelle, and wish her the very best as her life takes her in a new direction.”
RONNIE MAGRO & MALIKA HAQQ
The Jersey Shore alum and Haqq, Khloé Kardashian‘s BFF, met while filming season 2 of E! relationship rehab series Famously Single, confirmed they were dating last December — and called it quits by February.
“I feel like with me and Malika … we had a connection,” Magro said of the split. “When you meet somebody, you’re super attracted to them and you’re like: ‘I want to sleep with you.’ And with Malika it was like: ‘I want to get to know you.’ I feel like we had more of a friendship.”
MEL B & STEPHEN BELAFONTE
Melanie “Mel B” Brown filed for divorce from her husband Stephen after nearly 10 years of marriage. In divorce papers obtained by PEOPLE, Brown listed the date of separation as December 28 and asked for joint legal and physical custody of their daughter, Madison Brown Belfonte, 5.
BLAC CHYNA & ROB KARDASHIAN
The couple called it quits — for the second time — in February, with a source telling PEOPLE then that “the wedding plans are off.” The pair seemed to be on good terms for a while before Kardashian embarked on a social media rampage, posting explicit pics of his former fiancée on his Instagram and Twitter accounts. The incident led Chyna to file restraining orders against the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star — which she was granted.
SCARLETT JOHANSSON & ROMAIN DAURIAC
Johansson filed for divorce from her French husband Romain, officially seeking the end of their two-year marriage. The actress’ attorney, Judith Poller, served the divorce filings to Dauriac’s lawyer, Hal Mayerson, in March, PEOPLE confirmed. In the divorce papers, Johansson asked for primary physical custody of their 2-year-old daughter Rose Dorothy Dauriac.
ALEX RODRIGUEZ & ANNE WOJCICKI
Rodriguez and Wojcicki are no longer an item. In a statement to PEOPLE, Wojcicki confirmed the split, calling the retired Yankees legend a “wonderful guy.”
“He’s a wonderful guy. I adore him and his friends and his family, but cross country relationships are hard,” she said. Sources confirmed to PEOPLE that Rodriguez — who is now dating Jennifer Lopez — and the 23andMe cofounder and CEO began dating earlier last year.
LAUREN POTTER & TIMOTHY SPEAR
Potter’s fairytale ending is on hold – for now. The Glee actor – who accepted a promise ring in August from childhood friend–turned–boyfriend Timothy during a beachside proposal – told PEOPLE that she’s single again.
“It hurts,” admitted Potter, who had been talking to TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress and a wedding dress designer when Spear ended their relationship over the holidays. “After we got married I wanted to wake up and see him make breakfast for me. I loved him so much.”
“He did not like the publicity,” said a sympathetic Robin Sinkhorn, Potter’s mom. “It was overwhelming.”
AMBER ROSE & VAL CHMERKOVSKIY
It takes two to tango, but unfortunately this dance has ended: Rose and Chmerkovskiy called it quits in February. Multiple sources confirmed to PEOPLE that Rose and the Dancing with the Stars pro have ended their nearly five-month-long romance.
“(Val) and I broke up due to our own personal reasons but we still care about each other tremendously and we love each other’s families even more,” Rose wrote on Instagram a few days after calling it quits. “So please understand that we are all human and we have feelings too. Nobody got dumped and nothing we do over here is malicious it’s just how life works sometimes.”
CHRIS EVANS & JENNY SLATE
After less than a year of dating, Evans and Slate decided to end their relationship. The former couple met on the set of their upcoming drama Gifted earlier this year, where sources told PEOPLE their connection was undeniable.
“We’re not on bad terms, but we haven’t really seen each other, spoken a lot,” Slate told Vulture of their breakup. “I think it’s probably best. I’d love to be his friend one day, but we threw down pretty hard. No regrets, though. Ever.”
LEA DELARIA & CHELSEA FAIRLESS
In January, Orange Is the New Black star DeLaria announced that she and her longtime girlfriend called off their engagement and broken up just days after their scheduled wedding date.
The actress shared that the couple’s split was “amicable” and made light of the situation by posting their engagement photo, which showed the duo superimposed next to Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor, all wearing wedding attire.
NICKI MINAJ & MEEK MILL
Minaj broke the news that she and rapper Meek Mill ended their relationship in a tweet on January 5, writing: “To confirm, yes I am single. Focusing on my work & looking forward to sharing it with you guys really soon. Have a blessed New Year. Love u.”
Months later, in July, the rapper opened up about the split during an interview with Philadelphia radio station Power 99. “I always wanted Nicki my whole life.” Mill said. “Of course breaking up with anybody you love is a loss, period.”