Breaking up with someone you love isn’t easy, we all know that. Imagine how much worse it would be though, breaking up with someone if you’re constantly in the public eye. With your every move scrutinised and photographed by the vultures that are the paparazzi, it must be harder than ever to be newly single.
We’re here to bring a bit of sunshine however, because there are some lucky celebrities who have managed to make breakups work. Here are some very famous celebrity couples that have managed to stay friends despite deciding to undergo a “conscious uncoupling”.
1. Sean Penn & Madonna
2. Ryan Phillippe & Reese Witherspoon