Star Couples Who Called It Quits in 2020

27th July, 2020

2020 has been a tumultuous year for all of us so far. It has been even more stormy for some celebrities who decided to part ways with their partners.

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You think celebrity break-ups hit us hard last year? We're halfway through 2020, and many star couples have announced that they are parting ways. While some relationships have been short-lived, some have lasted over a decade. However, we must say, quite a few break-ups have taken us by surprise. This includes the adorable duo Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson. Read on to find out which couples have joined the broken hearts club and why they called it quits.

1. Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green

During an episode of his podcast in May, Green confirmed the news of him and Megan parting ways following ten years of marriage. After the news broke out, the couple, who have three children, were photographed with their new love interests. Thanks, @enews for the whole story!

2. Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler

3. Jaime King and Kyle Newman

Kyle Newman and Jaime King, who met on the set of Fanboys, called it quits following 13 years of marriage. According to @usweekly, Newman demanded the custody of her two children and filed a domestic violence prevention petition. Since then, they have been quarantining in different states.

4. Armie Hammer and Elizabeth Chambers

5. Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly

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Country Star Kacey Musgraves and Musician Husband Ruston Kelly File for Divorce With heavy but hopeful hearts we wanted to put our own thoughts into the air about what’s happening,” Musgraves and Kelly said in a statement to the Associated Press Friday. “These kinds of announcements are always met with scrutiny and speculation and we want to stop that before it even starts. We believe that we were put into each other’s lives for a divine reason and have both changed each other infinitely for the better. The love we have for each other goes far beyond the relationship we’ve shared as husband and wife. It’s a soul connection that can never be erased.” “We’ve made this painful decision together — a healthy decision that comes after a very long period of trying the best we can,” their statement continues. “It simply just didn’t work. Though we are parting ways in marriage, we will remain true friends for the rest of our lives. We hold no blame, anger, or contempt for each other and we ask for privacy and positive wishes for us both as we learn how to navigate through this.” Via #vulture #attorneys #lawyers #problemsolvers #demetriagraves #womeninradio #dashtalk #womeninlaw #singlemomboss #celebritydrama #lawyersofinstagram #pasadenagirl #mombosses #mompreneuer #dadswincustody #singledads #childcustody #legalish #familylaw #KaceyMusgraves #RustonKelly

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Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly, who first met at the iconic Bluebird Cafe in 2016, revealed that they had filed for divorce after nearly three years of marriage. In a joint statement, the couple said, “We've made this painful decision together." For more details, check out @legalishradio's post.

6. Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy

According to @nickiswiftceleb, Olsen filed for an emergency order requesting a divorce amid the pandemic. The proceedings got ugly after she got a letter from Olivier Sarkozy's lawyer asking her to move out of their apartment.

7. Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson

The news of their break-up took us by surprise, especially after we saw Benson share intimate pictures of her and Cara on social media. We are pretty sure we saw her sporting a tattoo with Cara's initials. According to @enews, weeks after they split up, Benson was rumored to be spending time with G-Eazy.

8. Clark Gregg and Jennifer Grey

The once adorable couple went their separate ways in January but officially announced their divorce on July 3rd on their Instagram profiles. Their posts got a lot of support from their fans and peers alike. We really did love this couple!

9. Dr. Dre and Nicole Young

According to @guardianlifeng, Nicole filed for divorce from Dr. Dre, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their split. Fans are pointing out that since the couple does not have a prenup, the rapper’s $800 million is at stake.

10. Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph

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The last 2 years I’ve been thrust into a spotlight after living a fairly normal life. Since then, I’ve been trying to learn how to navigate my life changes while also trying to cling to who I am. I used to think a platform would give me a voice, but in many ways a platform takes your voice. For someone like me it’s been paralyzing. I can overthink everything. It takes really thick skin to navigate constant drama, fake articles, nasty DMs & comments or rumors started by people who feel entitled to your personal life. It takes incredible mental strength to shrug off strangers who regularly criticize your character based on conclusions they drew while watching an edited tv show (I could say so much here). It can feel like an uphill battle. Sometimes I want to just say what I want & forget my sensitive side that strives to do the “right thing”, be calm & rational, be kind, think of others first etc.. I feel like saying: ok all you mother ffers hating on me for my breakup-please stop. It’s been an awful few months for ME trying to go thru it. I’m STILL going thru it. It’s hard enough w/out your know-it-all comments. You literally know nothing so go away. One minute I feel my rant above & the next I feel selfish thinking about myself when there are truly critical issues in the world right now: BLM, Covid, toxic politics, matters of life and death; social injustice. Kinda puts personal problems in perspective. Hence, the reason I decided (against advice) to cancel contracts & delete IG for 30 days. The break, tho short, was amazing. What did I do? I read a LOT, got a tattoo, caught up with friends, attended 2 protests, finished 60 HOURS OF SIMUCASE, re-evaluated my dreams and goals, went surfing, dyed my own hair, played my guitar, got out my sewing machine...lived in the moment. Life is short. We all have struggles to figure out. All we can do is the best we know in the moment so when we reflect, we don’t feel regret. Always be learning, always be growing. Ok, I’m done. A bit all over the place, but I’m forcing myself not to overthink. Thx to the majority of u who’ve been kind & sent concerned messages. It means more than u know ❤️ ily all (minus the trolls)

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Six weeks after the couple chose to go their separate ways, Underwood took to Instagram to break the news of their split and shared how he really felt about the whole situation. Soon @cassierandolf shared her journey of going through the break-up and addressed some haters in the same post.

11. Ryan Seacrest and Shayna Taylor

The couple has been in an on and off relationship for the past eight years. However, this time, Seacrest and Taylor have chosen to put an end to their romantic relationship. In fact, rumors have it that Seacrest is seeing someone! Check @popculture for more details.

12. Steve Howey and Sarah Shahi

13. Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock

Fans took this couple's breakup rather badly. Kelly and Brandon had quite a few problems going on owing to their busy work schedule. It turns out that quarantining together just aggravated their issues. For more details, check @extratv out.

14. Darius Rucker and Beth Leonard

Who would've thought Darius and Beth would call it quits following 20 long years of marriage! The Hootie & the Blowfish singer (@dariusrucker) took to Instagram to make the news public.

15. Rachel Bilson and Bill Hader

It wasn’t that long ago when we saw Rachel and Bill on a coffee date in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It breaks our heart to see this couple go their separate ways after a year of dating. @popculture shares more details about the breakup.
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