Breaking up is hard to do, so it can suck if you run into an ex. But you know what’s even suckier? Having to see that person every day — at work. That’s what happened to these celeb couples. They may have met under a spotlight or in front of the camera but life goes on after relationships end and sometimes they have to continue to share the screen.
There’s a reason people suggest to not mix business with pleasure; it can come back to bite you. Because while some of these stars were able to make it work, others had to grin and bear it.
Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco
Jennifer Carpenter and Michael C. Hall
Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev
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Chad Michael Murray and Sophia Bush
Katie Holmes and Joshua Jackson
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart
Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody
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Diane Keaton and Al Pacino
Charlize Theron and Sean Penn
Sounds like all these couples could use some advice from celeb couples who've stood the test of time.
Blake Lively and Penn Badgley
Sophia Bush and Austin Nichols
Nicholas Hoult and Jennifer Lawrence
Bella Hadid and The Weeknd
We wonder if The Weeknd will have more awkward run-ins with his newest ex, Selena Gomez, from whom he recently called it quits.
Gwen Stefani and Tony Kanal
Michael Vartan and Jennifer Garner
Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak
Jennifer Morrison and Jesse Spencer
Jessica Szohr and Ed Westwick
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