15 Celebrity Couples Who Love to Break Up & Make Up (PHOTOS)

Laura Anastasia | Nov 17, 2015 Celebrities

Love in the spotlight isn't easy, as these 15 celebrity couples know all too well. Tabloid rumors, ever-present paparazzi, and jam-packed work schedules can turn even the most solid of relationships into a hot mess. Still, these famous duos are not ready to give up on love — yet. 

Some reconciled just a few months after nasty splits. Others spent years apart before kissing and making up. And still others are currently on their latest round of splitsville (with reconciliations soon to follow, we hope!) Find out which of your favorite on-again-off- again couples are making it work. 


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  • Hayden Christensen & Rachel Bilson


    Christensen proposed to Bilson in 2008, just one year after meeting her on the set of Jumper. They never married, splitting up instead two years later. The actors reconciled a few months later, and have been solid since. They welcomed daughter Briar Rose in November 2014.  

  • Prince Harry & Chelsy Davy


    Prince Harry recently reunited with Davy, his college sweetheart, sparking rumors that a royal wedding may soon be in the works. The royal redhead and his South African beauty have been meeting up secretly since February 2015. They previously dated from 2004 to 2011. 

  • Kourtney Kardashian & Scott Disick


    These two have been breaking up and making up for almost a decade. The reality stars met at a party in Mexico in 2006. They were broken up in 2009, when Kardashian found out she was pregnant. They reconciled before son Mason was born that year. Since then, they've split numerous times, usually over his partying, and had two more kids — Penelope in 2012 and Reign in 2014. Kardashian kicked Disick to the curb in July 2015, saying it was the last time, but once her wayward beau entered rehab for addiction, they appeared to be back on again

  • Emma Stone & Andrew Garfield


    The couple met in 2011 on the set of The Amazing Spider-Man and dated for years, despite never publicly acknowledging their relationship. Stone and Garfieldreportedly broke up in April 2015, reunited, and then split again a few months later. Here's hoping this adorable pair is ready for a sequel soon. 

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  • Chris Evans & Minka Kelly


    It looks like this famously on-off duo might be back on. Fright Night Lights's Kelly and Captain America's Evans got chummy again in September 2015 while walking their dogs. The pair dated briefly in 2007, got back together in 2012, and split in 2013. Only time will tell if their latest go-round will go to the dogs. 

  • Hayden Panettiere & Wladimir Klitschko


    Panettiere met her Ukranian boxing beau at a party in 2009. They dated for two years before splitting in 2011, reportedly because of long distance woes. They jumped back into the ring in 2013, got engaged within six months, and had baby daughter, Kaya, in 2014. Klitschko has hinted the happy couple have no plans to rush down the aisle

  • Demi Lovato & Wilmer Valderrama


    Lovato and Valderrama post cutesy made-for-each-other pics on Instagram now, but their relationship hasn't always been smooth sailing. The on-off couple of five years most notably hit the brakes in 2012. The now sober Lovato, who struggled with addiction when they first started dating, has said their breakups coincided with her relapses. 

  • Emma Roberts & Evan Peters


    Roberts and Peters started dating in 2012 while making the indie film Adult World. They had their fair share of spats, including a doozie in July 2013 that ended with Roberts arrested for domestic violence. The young lovers got engaged around Christmas 2013, then called the whole thing off in June 2015. The American Horror Story costars changed their minds soon after, reuniting two months later

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  • Fabolous & Emily Bustamante


    Rapper Fabolous and longtime love Emily B. met back in 2001, but their 14-year relationship has been full of very public ups and downs. Despite the troubles, Fabolous and the former Love & Hip Hop star recently welcomed their second son in June 2015. 

  • Lily Collins & Jamie Campbell Bower


    British actors Collins and Campbell Bower got hot and heavy in 2012 while filming The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. The Love, Rosie star and Twilight hunk split in August 2013, but delighted fans by getting back together nearly two years later, in May 2015. The couple's current status is up in the air

  • Jennifer Lawrence & Nicholas Hoult


    JLaw and her on-again, off-again boyfriend met in 2011 while working on X-Men: First Class. They dated on and off for years following, most notably splitting for a few months in 2013. They reunited but split again in summer 2014, allegedly for good. Who's ready for an X-Men reunion? Wink, wink. 

  • Enrique Iglesias & Anna Kournikova


    The singer and his tennis ace love got together way back in 2001. The super-private couple reportedly split back in 2013, but they didn't stay apart for long. Iglesias and Kournikova were still going strong in November 2015. Game, set, match!

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  • Audrina Patridge & Corey Bohan


    The Hills alum and her Australian BMX biker beau have been dating on and off for years, with their biggest breakup in 2014. The split appears to be over, however. Patridge started posting sweet Instragram pics of her and Bohan again in May 2015. 

  • Aubrey O'Day & Travis Garland


    O'Day and Garland may get lovey-dovey on Instagram, but the pair are better known for their crazy fights on Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars. The ex-Danity Kane singer and her music biz beau, dating since 2013, allegedly split in June 2015 while the show was still airing. Their song isn't finished yet though. The duo reportedly reunited in July and were still going strong a few months later.  

  • Gretchen Rossi & Slade Smiley


    The Real Housewives of Orange County star and her longtime boyfriend started out with drama. Smiley was engaged to RHOC original castmate Jo De La Rosa, but they broke it off in 2007. Two years later, he started dating Rossi, De La Rosa's good friend. Rossi proposed to Smiley in 2013, but they called off their May 2015 wedding at the last minute. The pair is still together and says the wedding will happen ... some day.  

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