When asked about the breakup, Sarandon mentioned that starring in the Broadway show Exit the King was what led her to make this decision. The show and her role made her question her mortality and even pushed her to question her relationship with Robbins. The couple has two sons together. Both eventually went on to date and marry other people. So, irrespective of if we’re crying by the bucket, if the two of them are happy, so are we!
Theron has continued to achieve new heights of success in terms of her career. She was also nominated for two more Oscars under the Best Actress category, in 2006 and in 2020. In 2006, she was nominated for her role in North Country and in 2020 for Bombshell. Over her long career, Theron has had almost 70 nominations for her exceptional work. After her split with Townsend, the actress went on to date superstar Sean Penn. The pair were together until 2015.
The duo was seeing each other for almost four years before they called it quits in 2001. While the reasons behind this were unknown, some think it may have something to do with the Oscar love curse. Others think it was caused due to their hectic schedules. Roberts then went on to marry Daniel Moder in 2002. The pair are still together. Bratt also went on to marry Talisa Soto.
The two first met on the sets of the horror flick Transylvania 6-5000 back in 1985. While their love was ‘attraction at first sight,’ it takes a lot more to keep a marriage going. Theirs lasted for only three years before they split in 1990. While there are many speculations about the real reason for the divorce, we don’t know the actual cause for their split. Most believe it may just be a result of the Oscar love curse, we will never know!
In 1993, Emma Thomspon took home the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Howards End. Could the Oscar love curse have been the reason for their separation or was it the cheating scandals that took the British tabloids by storm? Despite all of this, her career has never faltered and we’re glad that a talented actress like her is still making movies that leave a mark on the audience.
While there were rumors of them getting back together after merely a month of separation, the couple eventually broke up for good. Hudson eventually married David Otunga who she also met in 2007. The couple was together for 10 years and have a son together. Hudson who is a singer, actor, musician, and artist has had a long career despite her difficult personal life. As of 2020, her net worth is a whopping $25 million.
Why did this happen? Witherspoon and Phillippe both admitted that it could have resulted from getting married at such a young age. They also mentioned that being in the spotlight due to their high-profile careers in Hollywood had nothing to do with the split. The actress has had some iconic roles ever since, bringing her a lot of critical acclaim, and is now married to Jim Toth.
Unlike many other romances on this list, the couple did not hit it off immediately. Instead, they found love in each other after they had been exchanging emails for almost a year. Berry and Benét got engaged and tied the knot in January 2001. After her Oscar win, rumors of Benét being unfaithful started making headlines. The couple stuck together through these trying times but ended up finalizing their divorce in 2005.
Close sources and family friends apparently saw this coming from a mile away. Before she hit the big screen, Basinger had a successful modeling career in New York. She began her acting career with a guest role in the TV series Gemini Man and went on to star as the Bond girl opposite Sean Connery in Never Say Never Again that was released in 1983.
While she was succeeding on the career front and taking on movies such as The Sound of Music, her personal life was taking a hit. Andrews then followed a singing career, but even that took a setback after her voice became hoarse due to surgery. She has also lent her voice in movies like Shrek Forever After and Despicable Me. Now, here’s a woman who doesn’t give up in the face of adversity!
This meant she more often than not put up with his affairs, paid off all his debts, and even subjected herself to an open marriage. But all this came to a tumultuous end when the actress went on air to mention that she was thinking of getting a divorce. She was done playing the passive wife. This decision came just a year after she had won the Academy Award for her role in the 1971 film Klute.
While some rumors suggest cheating, some attribute the divorce to Winslet’s close friend, Leonardo DiCaprio, and some simply think of it as the seven-year itch. Winslet found love again when she married her third husband, Edward Abel Smith, in 2012. The couple is still together. Winslet has a slew of critically acclaimed works on her resume. Her more recent works include Blackbird, Black Beauty, and Ammonite.
The couple met in 1992 at a party that she attended with her Growing Pains co-star, Leonardo DiCaprio. They dated each other for five years before tying the knot in 1997. But after nearly nine years of marital bliss, they called it quits in 2006. In 2018, the actress married social venture entrepreneur Philip Schneider in a private ceremony. The couple had been engaged for two years before they tied the knot.
Bullock’s acting stint began with a small role in the thriller Hangmen, and ever since, she has achieved critical acclaim for various roles that she has aced. Her most notable movies have been Gravity, Bird Box, Speed, Miss Congeniality, and The Proposal. The veteran actress has also received multiple nominations for her top-notch acting. She played the lead role in the 2018 movie Ocean’s 8 that had an all-female cast.