There is a massive amount of separation in the entertainment industry. Fans are left shocked with the news of couples having their divorce and pairs deciding to separate ways. But with all that is happening, which couples could be tagged as the biggest breakup this year?
Here are the pairs that made it to the headlines this 2016:
1. Dakota Fanning And Jamie Strachan
Late this year, news publication revealed that Dakota and Jamie ended their longtime relationship. Though it was unclear why the two led to that decision, Dakota in an interview admitted that she would never be mesmerized by dating stuffs. She said: "The way I prefer to meet someone is through a friend . . . [They're] most likely not a freak."
2. Taylor Swift And Tom Hiddleston
A relationship tagged as a whirlwind romance. Taylor and Tom called it quits after three months of publicly displaying their affections with one another. According to ET Online, Taylor, after breaking-up with Calvin Harris, was seen going out with "Thor" star, Tom Hiddleston. The romance started in June and the two were caught kissing on a beach in Watch Hill, Rhode Island. The two were first spotted dating at Hillstone restaurant and ended being silent after that. Fans were left questioning what happened to them. Now, the Hollywood singer is being romantically linked to Drake.
3. Jennifer Lopez And Casper Smart
Jennifer and Casper decided to call it quits last August. The two met each other when Lopez was doing her tour and Casper was her dancer. The two dated each other since 2012. Sources told that the decision was mutual and both parties decided to stay as friends.
"It wasn't anything dramatic and they were on good terms - it just came to a natural end. They will remain friends and they see each other, but they are not together. It was very amiable."
4. Demi Lovato And Wilmer Valderrama
The singer and the Hollywood star released a statement that they were parting ways last June. The two called it an end after six years of being together. The two realized that they were good to remain as best friends and it would be best not to go beyond it. The statement includes:
"This was an incredibly difficult decision for both of us, but we have realized more than anything that we are better as best friends,"
"We will always be supportive of one another. Thank you to everyone who has offered us kindness and support over the years."
5. Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt
Perhaps the most controversial pair that has ever separated ways this year is Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. The two decided to have their divorce after two years of marriage last October 15. The two met each other when they filmed the movie Mr. & Mrs. Smith. During that time, Brad was still married to Jennifer Aniston.
According to Pop Sugar, the two cited 'irreconcilable differences' as the reason for divorce. Brad, in a recent interview, told that he prioritizes the kids this season. Brangelina had six children together: Maddox, Shiloh, Zahara, Vivienne, Pax, and Knox.