For many celebrity couples, 2016 has not been a great year. From Jennifer Lopez’s split from her dancer turned boyfriend Casper Smart to the recent shocking news of the #Brangelina #Divorce to the untimely Brooklyn Beckham and Chloë Moretz split. #Hollywood sure has had its fair share of A-list heartbreak, divorce and separation and it’s only September! Check out some of 2016’s most shocking celebrity break-ups below.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
Some people have gone so far as saying it’s the breakup to end all breakups and after more than a decade together we can’t help but agree. Hollywood’s #Brangelina as the world once knew them, is headed for divorce court. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were together for 10 years and married for 2 and have six children together.
Brooklyn Beckham and Chloë Moretz
It seems Brooklyn Beckham is back in the headlines regarding his recent split with on-again-off-again girlfriend Chloë Moretz. The adorable couple first met back in 2014 at a SoulCycle class but kept their relationship a secret. The surprise reveal came through Chloë when she made an appearance on "Watch What Happens Live" with Andy Cohen. Unfortunately, it was not meant to be and the doomed couple joined a few other notable celeb couples in Splitsville.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard
Who can forget the day the news broke of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s separation? The actress filed for divorce in May and news of the split took the world by storm. Things only got worse when allegations were flying around of physical abuse and soon Team Depp and Team Heard were formed. The couple went on to reach a settlement out of court and Amber walked away with a $7 million settlement of which she donated to victims of domestic abuse putting to bed any rumours of being a gold digger.
Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris
The year would not be complete without Taylor Swift going through a break-up and sure enough, there was the infamous split between Miss Swift and none other than Scottish DJ Calvin Harris. The couple seemed happy but sure enough things ended in very public split and became the butt of every social media joke and meme.
Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart
Jennifer Lopez and her long-time beau Casper Smart also called time on their relationship and this time the breakup was for good. The singer and actress and her dancer boyfriend have been together since 2011 and after 5 years together have decided to go their separate ways. Rumour has it that the split was amicable but with rumours of infidelity flying around, it's only a matter of time until they make it back into the headlines…