Fans love seeing their favorite actors on and off the big screen, but it’s a sad day when a famous couple with such a promising future decides to call it quits. Often volatile just like their on-screen personas, the rumors that circulate about the relationships and their endings usually involve all sorts of hyperbole and exaggeration. Although the stars themselves sometimes come out with statements of their own on the status of a relationship, a lot of what fans get to hear is from “unnamed sources” and “close friends” that talk to the media.
The following 10 couples once delighted fans with their relationships but eventually parted ways, much to the media’s delight and the disappointment of fans. None of them are married, so if we have our way these couples will once again stand together on Hollywood’s red carpets.
10. Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens
Dated from 2006 – 2010 (4 years)
After they met on the set of Disney’s “High School Musical,” Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens dated for four years. Unfortunately, the spark didn’t last between these two sweethearts and they decided to part ways late in 2010. Reports suggest that the split was amicable.