For the celebrity couples of Hollywood, 2016 was undoubtedly a bad year as the year saw the much-celebrated couples calling it quits.
Hollywood saw plenty of splits and heartbreaks ruled the roost. Many relationships of tinsel town that once stood for "happily-ever-after" bit the dust, reports US Weekly. So, here is taking a look at the couples who decided to call it quits.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
Also known as Brangelina and as the "Golden couple of Hollywood," Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt split after Jolie filed for divorce in September this year, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for separation. This one was hurtful as it came after 12 years of togetherness and after sharing six children together.
Rihanna and Drake
After wooing her publicly and dating for a few months, Drake split from RiRi. Though not dramatic, it did hurt the fans as everyone was speculating that they would eventually marry.
Mariah Carey and James Packer
Romance went kaput between the songstress and the billionaire after their Greece getaway. Packer called off their engagement in October.
Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney
This five-year-romance came to an end in July after their February 2015 engagement. Distance was attributed to be the reason for their breakup.
Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris
After dating for around a year, the Bad Blood singer split from Harris. The surprising thing was that she soon took off with Tom Hiddleston.
Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart
For Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart, things were going well after a brief breakup in 2014 but the five-year-relationship finally came tumbling down in August.
Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama
After staying together for six long years, this relationship came to an end. Both announced the end on Instagram and also said that they will always remain supportive of each other.
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp
This one was ugly as nasty allegations were levied against Depp. The 15-months marriage ended with a divorce that saw Heard getting $7 million in settlement, which she said she would donate to a charity.
Zac Efron and Sami Miro
The two-year relationship ended in a bitter breakup and saw Efron unfollowing Miro on Instagram and also deleting her presence completely.
Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber
Though Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber never confirmed they were married, they announced the end of their 11-year relationship publicly.