Celebrity couples who split up in 2019

While some celebrity splits end up being very public affairs, other stars manage to keep their break-ups lowkey without any major fallout.

Sometimes there’s trouble in paradise that just can’t be resolved and it’s necessary to put an end to things, as the celebrities on this list of who called it a day in 2019 know all too well.

The '<em>Someone Like You</em>' singer split with husband Simon Konecki earlier this year after three years of marriage. The pair had been dating five years prior to tying the knot and also share son Angelo, who was born in 2012. In October, Adele shared a photo of herself from Drake's birthday party <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/adele-weight-loss-pilates-one-stone-drake-birthday-party-pictures-103408627.html" data-ylk="slk:displaying a new look;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">displaying a new look</a>. (Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
Adele and Simon Konecki
The 'Someone Like You' singer split with husband Simon Konecki earlier this year after three years of marriage. The pair had been dating five years prior to tying the knot and also share son Angelo, who was born in 2012. In October, Adele shared a photo of herself from Drake's birthday party displaying a new look. (Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
Colin Firth and his wife Livia announced they had <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/colin-firth-wife-split-marriage-164340386.html" data-ylk="slk:called it a day on 22 years of marriage;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">called it a day on 22 years of marriage</a> in December. A statement published on behalf of the couple, who share two sons, said they "maintain a close friendship and remain united in their love for their children". (Marco Piraccini/Archivio Marco Piraccini/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)
Colin and Livia Firth
Colin Firth and his wife Livia announced they had called it a day on 22 years of marriage in December. A statement published on behalf of the couple, who share two sons, said they "maintain a close friendship and remain united in their love for their children". (Marco Piraccini/Archivio Marco Piraccini/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)
The very private, and perhaps surprising, pairing of Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes split this year after dating for some time. It came after they attended their first red carpet together at the 2019 Met Gala with reports suggesting it <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/jamie-foxx-and-katie-holmes-reportedly-split-as-hes-photographed-with-21-yearold-singer-213149875.html" data-ylk="slk:ended when Foxx was seen holding hands;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">ended when Foxx was seen holding hands</a> with up and coming singer Sela. Foxx denied their relationship was anything other than platonic. (Kevin Tachman/MG19/Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue)
Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx
The very private, and perhaps surprising, pairing of Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes split this year after dating for some time. It came after they attended their first red carpet together at the 2019 Met Gala with reports suggesting it ended when Foxx was seen holding hands with up and coming singer Sela. Foxx denied their relationship was anything other than platonic. (Kevin Tachman/MG19/Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue)
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After less than a year of marriage, Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/miley-cyrus-and-liam-hemsworth-split-after-eight-months-of-marriage-095133217.html" data-ylk="slk:called quits on their relationship;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">called quits on their relationship</a>. Their <a href="https://uk.movies.yahoo.com/miley-cyrus-liam-hemsworth-appear-just-got-married-155425657.html" data-ylk="slk:secret wedding last December;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">secret wedding last December </a>came after ten years of the pair dating on-and-off. Cyrus went on to date Kaitlynn Carter and is currently seeing Cody Simpson. (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth
After less than a year of marriage, Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth called quits on their relationship. Their secret wedding last December came after ten years of the pair dating on-and-off. Cyrus went on to date Kaitlynn Carter and is currently seeing Cody Simpson. (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
<em>Good Morning Britain</em>'s Susanna Reid parted ways with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish in April after confirming their romance last year. Reid publicly<a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/lets-not-dwell-im-fine-susanna-reid-forced-open-steve-parish-split-live-air-082409926.html" data-ylk="slk:addressed the break-up on GMB;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link"> addressed the break-up on GMB</a>, declaring that the pair were "still friends" but that she was now single. (Marc Atkins/Getty Images)
Susanna Reid and Steve Parish
Good Morning Britain's Susanna Reid parted ways with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish in April after confirming their romance last year. Reid publicly addressed the break-up on GMB, declaring that the pair were "still friends" but that she was now single. (Marc Atkins/Getty Images)
Khloe Kardashian split with the father of her daughter True earlier this year when she and Tristan Thompson <a href="https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/khloe-kardashian-tristan-thompson-split-221116199.html" data-ylk="slk:called time on their relationship;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">called time on their relationship</a>. It had been a difficult year for the pair after their relationship was rocked by rumours he'd cheated on her with little sister Kylie's friend Jordan Woods, which Woods denied. Kardashian and Thompson then split months after. (Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for Remy Martin)
Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson
Khloe Kardashian split with the father of her daughter True earlier this year when she and Tristan Thompson called time on their relationship. It had been a difficult year for the pair after their relationship was rocked by rumours he'd cheated on her with little sister Kylie's friend Jordan Woods, which Woods denied. Kardashian and Thompson then split months after. (Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for Remy Martin)
This year saw the breakdown of Ulrika Jonsson's third marriage as she and Brian Monet separated. Speaking about their relationship after the break-up, Jonsson went on to reveal they had only been intimate once in eight years and that she feared she'd <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/ulrika-jonsson-intimacy-marriage-loose-women-110907598.html" data-ylk="slk:never be physically close with anyone ever again;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">never be physically close with anyone ever again</a>. (Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
Ulrika Jonsson and Brian Monet
This year saw the breakdown of Ulrika Jonsson's third marriage as she and Brian Monet separated. Speaking about their relationship after the break-up, Jonsson went on to reveal they had only been intimate once in eight years and that she feared she'd never be physically close with anyone ever again. (Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
William Shatner <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/william-shatner-files-divorce-fourth-220941219.html" data-ylk="slk:filed for divorce;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">filed for divorce</a> from his fourth wife Elizabeth in December following 18 years of marriage. He was previously married to Gloria Rand from 1956 to 1969, with whom he has three children; Marcy Lafferty from 1973 to 1996; and Nerine Kidd from 1997 until her 1999 death. (Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
William and Elizabeth Shatner
William Shatner filed for divorce from his fourth wife Elizabeth in December following 18 years of marriage. He was previously married to Gloria Rand from 1956 to 1969, with whom he has three children; Marcy Lafferty from 1973 to 1996; and Nerine Kidd from 1997 until her 1999 death. (Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk ended their relationship after four years of dating earlier in 2019. Cooper, who shares a daughter with his former partner, had a huge year as <em>A Star Is Born</em> was nominated for multiple Oscars. He also hit headlines when his emotional performance with Lady Gaga at the ceremony <a href="https://uk.movies.yahoo.com/internet-goes-meltdown-bradley-cooper-lady-gagas-oscars-performance-2-064206517.html" data-ylk="slk:caused a stir;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">caused a stir</a>. (Steve Granitz/WireImage)
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk ended their relationship after four years of dating earlier in 2019. Cooper, who shares a daughter with his former partner, had a huge year as A Star Is Born was nominated for multiple Oscars. He also hit headlines when his emotional performance with Lady Gaga at the ceremony caused a stir. (Steve Granitz/WireImage)
This year, Ron Perlman filed for divorce from his wife of 38 years, Opal Stone, with whom he shares two children. The news came in November, <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/ron-perlman-files-divorce-wife-023007089.html" data-ylk="slk:six months after he was photographed kissing his StartUp costar;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">six months after he was photographed kissing his StartUp costar</a> Allison Dunbar. (Tony Felgueiras/Invision/AP)
Ron Perlman and Opal Stone
This year, Ron Perlman filed for divorce from his wife of 38 years, Opal Stone, with whom he shares two children. The news came in November, six months after he was photographed kissing his StartUp costar Allison Dunbar. (Tony Felgueiras/Invision/AP)
Just six months after they got married <a href="https://uk.news.yahoo.com/ragnbone-man-ditches-suit-tracksuit-marries-fiancee-beth-094200561.html" data-ylk="slk:wearing tracksuits;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">wearing tracksuits</a>, musician Rag 'n' Bone Man and Beth Rouy were said to have split in November. Their pair, who share one son, had been together for 10 years. (Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Rag 'n' Bone Man and Beth Rouy
Just six months after they got married wearing tracksuits, musician Rag 'n' Bone Man and Beth Rouy were said to have split in November. Their pair, who share one son, had been together for 10 years. (Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Lady Gaga and Christian Carino <a href="https://uk.movies.yahoo.com/lady-gaga-fiance-christian-carino-220304455.html" data-ylk="slk:ended their engagement;outcm:mb_qualified_link;_E:mb_qualified_link;ct:story;" class="link rapid-noclick-resp yahoo-link">ended their engagement</a> earlier in the year having begun dating in 2017. The break-up came just ahead of 2019's Academy Awards, where the musician picked up the prize for Best Original Song for <em>A Star Is Born</em>'s '<em>Shallow</em>'. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports)
Lady Gaga and Christian Carino
Lady Gaga and Christian Carino ended their engagement earlier in the year having begun dating in 2017. The break-up came just ahead of 2019's Academy Awards, where the musician picked up the prize for Best Original Song for A Star Is Born's 'Shallow'. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports)
Actor couple Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin went their separate ways this year as they announced their legal separation after six years of marriage. They are parents to two children, Pip and Margot. (Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Sam Claflin and Laura Haddock
Actor couple Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin went their separate ways this year as they announced their legal separation after six years of marriage. They are parents to two children, Pip and Margot. (Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Stormzy and his presenter girlfriend Maya Jama ended things this year, with the rapper referencing the split on his latest album, '<em>Heavy is the Head</em>'. The famous couple had been dating since 2015, with reports suggesting they split due to the demands of their careers. (Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Maya Jama and Stormzy
Stormzy and his presenter girlfriend Maya Jama ended things this year, with the rapper referencing the split on his latest album, 'Heavy is the Head'. The famous couple had been dating since 2015, with reports suggesting they split due to the demands of their careers. (Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

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