10 Movies That Ruined Celebrities Relationships
On 22nd August 2015
Show business is a business where personal relationships go through daily strain of tabloids publishing reports of affairs of the actors or actresses with their co-stars. Starring in a big film guarantees bigger opportunities and maybe even a higher pay.
But at the same time, there is the chance of reel relationships turning into real relationships. When two people of opposite sex work on a project for a long period of time, there is bound to be some kind of bond developing between the two. Sometimes it’s just friendship; but sometimes the bond becomes something more than friendship and then there is a possibility of a ruined relationship in real live.
Here are 10 such movies which resulted in affairs between co-stars or people involved in the filming and those resulted in those celebrities breaking off their relationships with their spouses or partners.
#1 Snow White and the Huntsman
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson were one of the most famous couples in movie world who gained prominence as stars of hit vampire movie franchise The Twilight Saga. Stewart then decided to have an affair with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders. Both were photographed holding hands, hugging and kissing in a gated community. All the while Sanders was married to Liberty Ross.
When the photos were published, the after math caused 2 relationships to break. Pattinson ended his relationship with Stewart and Ross divorced Sanders. The sad part is that the relationship of Sanders and Stewart ended shortly after due to the backlash both faced for their affair.
#2 Gone Girl
Ben Affleck had a history of falling in love while filming for a movie. This time it was doubted that Affleck had fallen for her smoking hot co-star of his hit movie Gone Girl, Emily Ratajkowski, who played his mistress in the film. Several tabloids speculated that Affleck had fell for Emily by the time shooting was finished for the movie.
Affleck's wife for a decade, actress Jennifer Garner incidentally announced that the couple were getting divorced after 10 years of marriage, a year after the film's release. Insiders however speculate that Garner knew something about Ben cheating on her with Emily and hence she filed for divorce.
#3 The Rum Diary
Johnny Depp co-starred with Amber Heard in this 2011 movie. It was the same year when he ended his two decade long relationship with partner Vanessa Paradis. The interesting thing to note here is that even after having two children with Paradis, Depp never married her or even proposed to her.
The grapevine was that Depp was smitten with her co-star Heard. It was confirmed when Depp and Heard formalised their relationship by getting married in early 2015.
Ben Affleck was in a relationship with singer/actress Jennifer Lopez when he starred in the critically panned Daredevil. During the shooting of the movie, Affleck fell in love with his co-star Jennifer Garner. In 2003, Affleck broke off his relationship with Lopez, which was on the brink of engagement.
Ben Affleck then went on to marry Jennifer Garner.
#5 The Breakup
Jennifer Aniston had just gone through her divorce with Brad Pitt and was searching for a new man. She starred in the romantic comedy Break up with Vince Vaughan. The two started seeing each other during the movie. But the relationship ended as soon as the shooting ended. Reports say that Aniston thought that she was moving too fast and rushing into things.
#6 Northern Lights
LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibran starred in a low budget flick called Northern Lights and fell for each other during the shooting. This was despite the fact that both were married during the fling. Rimes was married to Dean Sheremet and Cibran was married to Brandi Glanville.
The twist in the tale came when Rimes cheated on Eddie with her ex-husband Dean and served him with divorce papers, in addition to leaving him.
#7 The Green Lantern
Green Lantern was a god awful movie with Ryan Reynolds playing the titular role wearing a CGI costume and face mask. He was married to the hottest woman in the world Scarlett Johansson at the time. But soon romance developed between Reynolds and his leading lady in the movie Blake Lively. The two got so serious that Reynolds divorced Johansson in order to get engaged to Lively. A few months later, they confirmed that both had got married in secret and were expecting their first born.
#8 The Last Face
The Last Face was a movie directed by Charlize Theron and starred her and Sean Penn. But by the time the movie finished, both Penn and Theron decided to end their relationship as well. According to reports, both had got tired of continuously being with each other.
#9 Bad Teacher
Cameron Diaz and actor/singer Justin Timberlake were the hottest couple in Hollywood when they started working on the comedy Bad Teacher. But during the production stage of the movie, as reports suggest the relationship started to deteriorate big time.
Diaz who had been happy with Timberlake ended the relationship after two years and shot for the movie Bad Teacher after their relationship had ended.
#10 Mr and Mrs Smith
The most famous or infamous case of a celebrity husband leaving his wife for his co-star can be this case. Brad Pitt had been happily married to Jennifer Aniston when he starred in Mr and Mrs Smith with Angelina Jolie. As evident from the sizzling chemistry between the on screen couple, Pitt and Jolie fell in love with each other and Pitt ended his marriage to be with Jolie.
Angelina Jolie received a lot of flak and was called a home wrecker, because Aniston was very loved all over the country for her portrayal as Rachel in the hit TV series Friends (in which Pitt guest starred, while he was married to Aniston). Pitt and Jolie decided to be together and last year in 2014, both got married to each other after 10 years as couple.