11 Biggest Celebrity Breakups of 2011

Truth rating: 10

By Michael Lewittes


1. Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries: After just 72 days of marriage, Kardashian filed for divirce from Humphries. The move resulted in a massive public backlash against the Kardashian brand, with many speculating the whole marriage was a money-making farce. In the end, it seems the couple was just ill-matched and rushed into things.

2. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver: Shriver filed for divorce from her husband of 25 years after learning he had fathered a child out of wedlock with their housekeeper thirteen years ago. The couple has managed to maintain a friendship despite the scandal.

3. Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher: Moore attempted to reconcile with Kutcher after he allegedly cheated on her the night of their sixth wedding anniversary, but in the end, she could not forgive him for the betrayal and humiliation.

4. Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony: The couple announced their split in July, after seven years of marriage. Lopez is now dating her 24-year-old back-up dancer, Casper Smart.

5. Bradley Cooper and Renee Zellweger: The camera-shy pair called in quits in March after two years together.

6. Hugh Hefner and Crystal Harris: The former Playboy model hitched Hefner just four days before they were due to tie the knot. The “runaway bride” later auctioned off her engagement ring, and claimed to Howard Stern that Hefner lasted “like two seconds” in bed.

7. Derek Jeter and Minka Kelly: The actress and the Yankees slugger have remained friends since their August split.

8. Jesse James and Kat Von D: Von D and Sandra Bullock‘s cheating ex-husband called off their engagement in September. Later, the former “L.A. Ink” star revealed James had also cheated on her, with at least 19 different women.

9. Cameron Diaz and Alex Rodriguez: The couple broke up in September, citing distance as the reason for the split.

10. Leonardo DiCaprio and Bar Refaeli: DiCaprio and Refaeli split in May after six years together. He then had a summer fling with Blake Lively.

11. George Clooney and Elisabetta Canalis: The eternal bachelor broke things off with the Italian beauty in June. He is now dating former WWE wrestler Stacy Keibler.

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