Splits of 2010

UPDATED 12/27/2010 at 01:00 AM EST Originally published 12/27/2010 at 01:00 AM EST

TOGETHER 7 YEARS

Eva Longoria & Tony Parker

THE SPLIT: The Desperate Housewives star, 35, called it quits with San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, 28, on Nov. 17 after allegedly discovering hundreds of text messages from the wife of one of Parker's teammates. THE AFTERMATH: "They remain friends, and everything is amicable," says a source close to the couple, who were spotted having lunch in L.A. in early December. "Eva is a class act. That's how gracious she is."

TOGETHER 5 YEARS

Jenny McCarthy & Jim Carrey

THE SPLIT: In April the couple-she's 38, he's 48-tweeted their breakup news.

THE AFTERMATH: Both are back to dating, and McCarthy published a new book, Love, Lust & Faking It.

Kelsey Grammer & Camille Grammer

THE SPLIT: The Beverly Hills Housewife, 42, who has two kids with the TV star, 55, filed divorce papers in July, citing "irreconcilable differences."

THE AFTERMATH: Grammer is now engaged to flight attendant Kayte Walsh, 29, who suffered a miscarriage in the fall.

TOGETHER 14 YEARS

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CHARLIZE THERON & STUART TOWNSEND

The Oscar winner, 35, and her actor boyfriend, 38, parted ways after nine years.

ELISABETH MOSS & FRED ARMISEN

The marriage between the Mad Men actress, 28, and the SNL comedian, 44, ended after a mere 10 months.

GEORGE & ANN LOPEZ

Ann, 50, who famously donated her kidney to the comedian, 49, in 2005 filed for divorce after 17 years of marriage.

AL & TIPPER GORE

Shortly after marking their 40th anniversary, the couple-both 62-announced that they were separating.

RACHEL WEISZ & DARREN ARONOFSKY

The British Oscar winner, 39, and the Black Swan director, 41, split after nine years together.

NEVE CAMPBELL & JOHN LIGHT

Three years after getting hitched to her second husband, Light, 36, the actress, 37, filed for divorce in June.

TOGETHER 4 YEARS

Halle Berry & Gabriel Aubry

THE SPLIT: News broke in April that the beautiful couple-who have a daughter, Nahla, 2-had ended their romance.

THE AFTERMATH: Berry, 44, has had a globe-trotting romance with Olivier Martinez, while Aubry, 34, briefly dated Kim Kardashian. The two frequently reunite for outings with their daughter.

TOGETHER 8 YEARS

Melissa & Tammy Etheridge

THE SPLIT: The singer, 49, filed to end her partnership with the actress, 35, this past July.

THE AFTERMATH: The split turned bitter over financial support, but a source says, "They are now working it out in a positive way for both them and their kids."

MARRIED 16 YEARS

Billy Ray & Tish Cyrus

THE SPLIT: The singer, 49, filed the papers in October, but Tish, 43, joined in on the announcement, saying they were working on "personal matters."

THE AFTERMATH: Billy Ray is seeking joint custody of the couple's minor children. Their pop-star daughter Miley, says a friend, "is not taking any sides."

MARRIED 11 YEARS

Courteney Cox Arquette & David Arquette

THE SPLIT: The Cougar Town star, 46, and the actor, 39, announced a "trial separation" on Oct. 11, just one day before Arquette called in to Howard Stern's radio show and revealed on-air that Cox had said, "I don't want to be your mother anymore" and that the couple had not had sex in more than four months.

THE AFTERMATH: While Cox has kept a low profile since the breakup, Arquette has been extremely active on the L.A. nightclub scene. Says a friend: "He's hurting, and his answer is to have fun and avoid dealing with his problems."

MARRIED 6 YEARS

Kate Winslet & Sam Mendes

THE SPLIT: In March the Oscar-winning actress, 35, and the Revolutionary Road director, 45, delivered the news that they had split quietly by "mutual agreement."

THE AFTERMATH: Winslet rebounded by dating British model Louis Dowler, 35, for four months, and the exes have been spotted going on friendly family outings in New York City.

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