Celebrity breakups from 2010 included some of the most high-profile splits and a few we saw coming as celebrities like Al Gore and Halle Berry said goodbye to their significant others. The celeb couples who split in 2010 are countless, but these few stood out from the pack as the most notable the year had to offer.
From the celebrities splitting briefly for press, like "The Hills" stars Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt, to the couples who we thought would always be together but somehow split, like Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy, 2010 brought us plenty in terms of tabloid headlines.
Al and Tipper Gore Former Vice President Al Gore and his wife, Tipper, decided to separate after 40 years of marriage June 1.
Common and Serena Williams Singer Common and tennis champ Serena Williams reportedly split on May 27 due to their busy careers getting in the way of their relationship.
Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas Teen idols Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas reportedly called it quits on May 24.
Charlotte Church and Gavin Henson Singer-and-TV star Charlotte Church and her rugby player fiance Gavin Henson-who have children Ruby, two, and 16-month-old Dexter together- apparently ended their romance on May 30, just six weeks after announcing their ...
Barbara Hershey and Naveen Andrews Actress Barbara Hershey and "LOST" star Naveen Andrews reportedly ended their 12-year relationship on May 30. However, apparently the relationship quietly ended for Hershey, 62, and Andrews, 41, six months earlier.
Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt As of May 29, Heidi Montag had separated from her "The Hills" costar and husband, Spencer Pratt. The on-again-off-again couple later reconciled, but not of course before calling the paparazzi to cover the whole thing ...
Audrina Patridge and Ryan Cabrera Reports that "Hills" hottie Audrina Patridge and her singer boyfriend Ryan Cabrera have split came out May 19, however, it appears Patridge broke things off a week prior. The pair were together since January 2010.
Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry Actress Halle Berry and model baby daddy Gabriel Aubry broke up after four years together. They reportedly split April 30. The pair have a daughter, Nahla.
Mark-Paul Gosselaarage 43 - After 14 years of marriage and two children, "Saved by the Bell" star Mark-Paul Gosselaar and his wife Lisa Ann Russell reportedly separated on June 3.
Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva Mel Gibson and his Russian singer girlfriend, Oksana Grigorieva ended their year-long relationship on April 15, just five months after the birth of their child.
Leighton Meester and Sebastian Stan "Gossip Girl's" Leighton Meester and her boyfriend (and sometime co-star) Sebastian Stan reportedly split on April 8.
Ed Westwick and Jessica Szohr The "Gossip Girl" costars ended their relationship as of April 8. Apparently Ed Westwick broke up with Jessica Szohr because he heard rumors that she was flirting with one of his friends.
Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller
Tara Reidage 40 - Four months after becoming engaged to Internet entrepreneur Michael Axtmann, actress Tara Reid called it off on April 20. The wedding was scheduled for May 22.
Snooki (aka Nicole Polizzi) On April 20, "Jersey Shore" cast member Snooki dumped her boyfriend, Emilio Masella, because she thought he was using her for fame.
Larry Kingage 82 - Legendary talk show host Larry King filed papers on April 14 in a Los Angeles court to end his marriage to Shawn Southwick King, who filed her own divorce papers the same day. This was Larry King's seventh divorce.
Melissa and Tammy Ethridge Melissa and Tammy Etheridge ended their nearly nine-year relationship as of April 15. The pair have two children together.
Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy Funny man Jim Carrey and former "Playboy" centerfold Jenny McCarthy decided to end their five-year relationship on April 6.
Britney Spears and Jason Trawick Britney Spears and her talent-agent boyfriend Jason Trawick called it quits on March 16 after a year of dating. They couple got back together on a personal level months later with Trawick even quitting as her agent to separate ...
Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes As of March 15, Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes had ended their seven-year marriage. The couple has one son, Joe.
Jennifer Love Hewitt and Jamie Kennedy After a year long romance, actress Jennifer Love Hewwit and comedian Jamie Kennedy broke up on March 12.
Ryan Phillipe and Abbie Cornish Ryan Phillipe and Abbie Cornish called it quits on their relationship on February 21.
Cheryl and Ashley Cole One of England's most popular couples, Cheryl and Ashley Cole, split and were headed for divorce, as reported on February 23.
Charlize Theron and Stuart Townsend Oscar winner Charlize Theron’s nine-year romance with Irish actor Stuart Townsend came to an end on January 31. The actress has stopped wearing the antique ‘commitment ring’ that her partner gave her as a symbol of their ...
Daisy Fuentes and Matt Goss Former Bros singer Matt Goss ended his 10-year relationship with model-turned-actress Daisy Fuentes on January 23. Goss and Fuentes shared a home together in the Hollywood Hills and were engaged in 2003.
Nicole Sherzinger and Lewis Hamilton British racing driver, Lewis Hamilton and pussycat Doll Nicole Sherzinger ended their relationship as of January 11.
Pamela Andersonage 49 - As of January 10, Pamela Anderson and boyfriend Jamie Padgett are no longer together.
Zachary Levi and Caitlin Crosby The title star of "Chuck," Zachary Levi, broke up with his singer girlfriend of two years, Caitlin Crosby, on January 9.