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20 Famous Celebrities Who Broke Up and Headed for Divorce in 2022

This year, we saw many couples parting ways. Breakups are never easy. Today we are going to tell you about the celebrities who couldn’t keep their relationship afloat and ended up going their separate ways.

Some people are meant to be together but not meant to last. Continue reading further to learn everything about the celebrity couples who headed in the direction of divorce in 2022.

List of celebrities who headed for divorce this year

Let us spill the beans on the celebrity couples who called it quits this year. There is a long list of couples who filed for divorce in 2022. The love of these couples was not meant to last a lifetime.

From Lisa Bonet and Jason Momoa to Lisa and Lenny Hochstein, scroll down to take a look at the celebrity couples who couldn’t make their relationship last forever.

1. Lisa and Lenny Hochstein

Lenny Hochstein filed for divorce from his wife Lisa after 12 years of marriage. The pair confirmed their split in May. In the divorce papers, filed by Lenny, he cited the usual, ‘irreconcilable differences’ as the reason for their separation.

Lisa and Lenny share two children: Logan and Elle. Their kids were welcomed via surrogate when the reality show Real Housewives of Miami went off air. In the divorce papers, he stated that he will “fully provide for all of the children’s needs” and added he’d like “frequent time-sharing” of the children.

2. Candice Accola and Joe King

It was previously reported by Us Weekly that The Vampire Diaries star Candice Accola filed for divorce from her musician husband Joe King in April after 7 years of marriage. As per the reports of the media outlet, the couple called it quits in January due to “irreconcilable differences.”

Soon afterward, the Hollywood actress moved to Nashville, meanwhile, he stays in Brentwood. Candice and Joe walked down the aisle in the year 2014 and they share daughters Florence, 6, and Josephine, 1.

3. Billy Ray Cyrus and Tish

The superstar Miley Cyrus’ parents Billy Ray and Tish have made their way towards divorce filing for a third time now. The couple is getting divorced after nearly 28 years of marriage. Tish filed for divorce from Billy in Williamson County, Tennessee on April 6.

As per the documents obtained by People magazine, Tish cited, “irreconcilable differences,” as the reason for their split. She also stated that the couple has not stayed together under one roof in the last 2 years. The pair tied the knot in 1993 and share five children including Miley Cyrus and Noah Cyrus.

4. Tom Schwartz and Katie Maloney

The Vanderpump Rules stars Tom Schwartz and Katie Maloney confirmed their split on March 15. She filed the divorce papers a week later. The two of them shared the news of their separation on their respective Instagram accounts. They tied the knot in 2019.

Maloney wrote, “After 12 years on an adventure through life together Tom and I are ending our marriage. This ending is not met with resentment or animosity, no sides to choose. We have deep admiration for one another that will always remain and we cherish our friendship.”

Tom expressed his thoughts on the pair’s separation and he stated that he, “fully respect[s] Katie’s decision” and that “it would be far sadder if she decided to stay with me whilst not happy.” He further added, “Always & forever you’ll be in my heart.”

5. Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet

Earlier this year in January, the Aquaman star Jason Momoa shared that he and his wife Lisa Bonet have decided to part ways after 5 years of marriage. At that time, he announced their separation via a joint statement on Instagram.

The joint statement read, “We have all felt the squeeze and changes of these transformational times… A revolution is unfolding and our family is of no exception… feeling and growing from the seismic shifts occurring.”

The statement continued, “And so we share our Family news that we are parting ways in marriage. We share this not because we think it’s newsworthy but so that as we go about our lives we may do so with dignity and honesty. The love between us carries on, evolving in ways it wishes to be known and lived. We free each other to be who we are learning to become…”

The statement concluded, “Our devotion unwavering to this sacred life our children. Teaching our children what’s possible. Living the Prayer. May Love Prevail✨ J & L.” The former couple who tied the knot in 2017, shares two children.

6. Josh Flagg and Bobby Boyd

In March, the Million Dollar Listing: Los Angeles star Josh Flagg announced that he and his husband Bobby Floyd are divorcing after five years of marriage. He posted a heartfelt note on Instagram.

Josh wrote, “Bobby and I are divorcing. This might sound abrupt but I felt I should be transparent from the top rather than bury the headline. This was not a rash or impulsive decision. We have been very thoughtful before coming to this conclusion. It was not a lack of love but rather the two of us growing in different directions and wanting very different things for ourselves.”

7.Julia Haart and Silvio Scaglia

My Unorthodox Life star Julia Haart split from her husband Silvio Scaglia after two and a half years of marriage. As per the reports of TMZ, Julia filed for divorce from her husband in February.

Julia and Silvio first met each other in 2015 when her shoe brand collaborated with Silvio’s fashion label, La Perla. The pair got married in the year 2019. The breakup rumors of the couple began going around in circles last December.

8. Tommy Dorfman and Peter Zurkuhlen

The 13 Reasons Why star Tommy Dorfman and her husband Peter Zurkuhlen called it quits after nearly a decade together. Peter filed for divorce from Tommy in a Los Angeles court on February 1.

Tommy and Peter crossed paths for the first time in 2015. They met through a mutual friend. They got engaged in 2015. They got hitched in 2016 in Portland, Maine. Tommy came out as transgender in 2021. She told more about her transition to Time magazine.

At that time, Tommy said, “I was in a nine-year relationship in which I was thought of as a more male-bodied person, with a gay man. I love him so much, but we’ve been learning that as a trans woman, what I’m interested in is not necessarily reflected in a gay man.”

9. Princess Cristina and Inaki Urdangarin

Princess Cristina, King Felipe of Spain’s younger sister opened up about her personal life this year. Then, she announced that she and her husband Inaki have decided to go their separate ways after 24 years of marriage on January 25.

As per The Times, the pair issued a joint statement that read, “By mutual agreement we have decided to break off our marriage. Our commitment to our children remains intact. Since this is a private decision we ask the utmost respect of all those around us.” The former pair shares four children.

10. Rosanna Arquette and Todd Morgan

Rosanna Arquette and Todd Morgan are getting divorced after more than eight years of marriage. As per the documents obtained, Todd has cited ‘irreconcilable differences’ as the reason for their split.

The separation date mentioned in the divorce papers of the duo was January 1, 2022. Todd and Rosanna got engaged in 2011 and the couple exchanged their vows in a romantic private Malibu ceremony in August 2013.

11. Kelsea Ballerini and Morgan Evans

The Miss Me More singer Kelsea Ballerini filed for divorce from her husband Morgan Evans on August 26 after 5 years of marriage. Ballerini married the Australian singer in the year 2017.

Ballerini talked about her split on Instagram nearly three days later. At that time, she  wrote, “I feel extremely grateful for the many years of marriage to Morgan and hopeful for the next seasons.” She also went on to say that she and Morgan were “fragile” and “actively healing.”

12. Emma Slater and Sasha Farber

Emma Slater and Sasha Farber pulled the plug off their marriage after four years together. On August 24, a close source told Page Six, that the Dancing With The Stars pros have been spending time for a few months now.

Around the same time, an insider told Us Weekly, “They both have not been wearing their wedding rings and are each leading a single life.” Emma and Sasha dated on and off throughout the course of their relationship since the year 2011 until Farber popped the big question to Slater live onstage during DWTS in October 2016. They got hitched in 2018.

13. Sylvester Stallone and Jennifer Flavin

Sylvester Stallone and Jennifer Flavin are divorcing after 25 years of marriage. Jennifer filed for divorce from her husband Stallone on August 19 in Palm Beach County. The couple tied the knot in 1997 and share three daughters.

Right before the news of their split started swirling in the air, The Expendables star made headlines for covering a tattoo of Jennifer’s face with that of Butkus, the dog from the Rocky films.

14. Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser

The Mad Men star Vincent Kartheiser filed for divorce from his wife Alexis Bledel on August 17, 2022. These two got engaged in March of 2013 and they tied the knot in 2014.

Alexis and Vincent welcomed their first and only child, a son in the fall of 2015. They have not revealed the name of their child in public. The two of them met each other on the set of Mad Men in 2012.

15. Michelle Branch and Patrick Carney

Michelle Branch and Patrick Carney called it quits after three years of marriage. On August 15, Michelle Branch revealed that she and her husband Patrick Carney were parting ways. They share a 4-year-old son Rhys and a 7-month-old daughter Willie.

The All You Wanted singer told TMZ, “To say that I am totally devastated doesn’t even come close to describing how I feel for myself and for my family. The rug has been completely pulled from underneath me and now I must figure out how to move forward. With such small children, I ask for privacy and kindness.”

16. Mackenzie and Josh McKee

In July, the Teen Mom OG star Mackenzie stated that she and her husband Josh McKee split after 9 years of marriage. At that time, she expressed her thoughts on the pair’s separation on Instagram.

Mackenzie wrote, “Somtirmes [sic] things work and sometimes, no matter how hard you fight, it just doesn’t work out. I am breaking my silence about Josh and I being done. I will always respect him as the father of my children but it’s time for me to find my happy.” The pair walked down the aisle in 2013 and share sons Gannon and Broncs and daughter Jaxie.

17. Rob and Eryn Marciano

The Good Morning America meteorologist Rob Marciano and his wife Eryn pulled the plug on their marriage after 11 years together. As per the Westchester County Supreme Court records, Eryn filed for divorce from Rob on June 18, 2021. They have two children: Madelynn, 10, and Mason, 4.

18. Johnny Knoxville and Naomi Nelson

In June, the Jackass alum Johnny Knoxville filed for divorce from his wife Naomi Nelson after 12 years of marriage. As per the documents obtained by TMZ, Johnny cited “irreconcilable differences” as the cause of their separation.

According to the filing acquired by the media outlet, the stunt performer and his second wife Naomi have been separated since September of last year. The pair share kids Rock and Arlo.

19. Dr. Jen Armstrong and Ryne Holliday

The Real Housewives of Orange County star Dr. Jen Armstrong filed the papers of divorce for legal separation from her husband Ryne Holliday in May after 8 years of marriage.

At that time, Jen cited, “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for the split. The separation date enlisted in the legal documents of the pair was September 8, 2021. They have three children: twins Vera and Vince, 10, and son Robert, 9.

20. Valerie Bertinelli and Tom Vitale

Valerie Bertinelli filed for divorce from her estranged husband Tom Vitale in May of this year after 10 years of marriage. Like many, the Food Network star stated “irreconcilable differences” as the cause of the split.

Tom and Valerie met each other in 2004 and they got engaged in March of 2010. The pair exchanged their vows in January of 2011. They do not share any children.

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Meenal Mehta
Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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