Last year was quite the year for breakups and makeups in Hollywood. Some celebrity relationships were pretty interesting pairings, while others were quite predictable. Fans hoped that their favourite couples would somehow find their way back to each other, and some of them did.
Many celebrity couples decided to put aside their differences and attempt to work on saving their relationships after previously breaking up. They were able to move forward to live happy lives together. Some celebrity couples decided to get married this year, and some even expanded their families!
Other couples took their partners back numerous times after breaking up and ultimately realized that they just weren’t meant to be together, unfortunately. No matter how hard the couples in question tried to work things out, the celebs realized they were better off without their partners.
Let’s take a look at some celebrity couples in 2018 who broke up and got back together to find their happy endings and ones who got back together only to break up again for good.
20 Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Solidified Their Love By Finally Getting Married
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have always had an on-again, off-again relationship. The duo first met when they starred alongside one another in the film The Last Song and began dating after a while, as Cosmopolitan reports.
In 2012, the Miley and Liam became engaged, but it would be a while before they ever walked down the aisle. A year later, the couple called off their engagement, and their relationship altogether.
The two eventually reunited and decided to make their love official by finally getting married in 2018 after having a lot of ups and downs in their relationship. Miley and Liam officially announced their nuptials on their social media pages, leaving their fans ecstatic.
19 Bella Hadid And The Weeknd Fell In Love Again
Supermodel Bella Hadid and award-winning singer and songwriter The Weeknd found their way back to each other last year. Bella and The Weeknd first began dating back in 2015 and instantly become one of Hollywood's hottest couples. They broke up only a year later but still remained friendly with each another.
In 2018, Bella and The Weeknd were spotted together at the Coachella festival, as Elle reports. Fans got confirmation that The Weeknd and Bella had rekindled their love when they posted loving photos of each other on Instagram.
18 Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber Were On and Then Off...Again
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez’s unique relationship has always made headlines. The two have had an on-again, off-again relationship since they first began dating back in 2012. The two continuously spent time together for the first half of 2018. Some fans didn’t want the two together anymore, but Selena and Justin didn’t care what others thought of them rekindling their love.
However, even after the various vacations and dinners Selena and Justin shared in 2018, things just didn’t work out between them. They both chose to finally end their relationship for good.
A source told Us Weekly, "Selena started seeing the bigger picture when it came to their relationship. Like what was more important: her general happiness and her family and friends approval, or her being together with Justin, where no one really supported their relationship."
17 Zayn Malik And GiGi Hadid Took A Hiatus
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s relationship first began in 2015 when they were spotted leaving Justin Bieber's American Music Awards after-party together, Cosmopolitan reports. Their relationship was later confirmed when they were seen holding hands. Zayn and Gigi seemed like they were truly head over heels in love until they announced their split in 2018.
Their breakup didn’t last long. As Cosmopolitan reports, a few months later Gigi and Zayn shared Instagram stories, such as of them chilling together, which showed they were getting back together.
16 Hailey Baldwin And Justin Bieber Surprisingly Tied The Knot
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin’s paths have always crossed in the entertainment industry. The two have known each other since they were kids and were romantically linked in 2014 when Justin and Selena had already broken up, Seventeen reports, although it took until 2016 for Justin to say he loved Hailey. Then, it seemed like Justin and Hailey called it quits, stopped following each other on social media and stopped being friends altogether.
During the summer of 2018, Hailey and Justin were spotted out and about again, which sparked the idea that they could be dating again. In November, Justin confirmed they'd got married, as Seventeen reports.
15 Khloe Kardashian And Tristan Thompson Stuck Together
Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson have made various headlines throughout the duration of their relationship. Things haven't been that easy for them due to Tristan Thompon not being loyal, even during Khloe’s pregnancy with their daughter. Khloe and Tristan's relationship even played out on Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
Khloe, however, stated that she would stand by her man and try her best to make their relationship work, despite Tristan’s wrongdoing. Khloe and Tristan made a pact to work out the complications of their relationship to raise their daughter, although a source told Cosmopolitan it has been very difficult for Khloe.
14 Offset Attempted To Win Cardi B's Heart Again
2018 was such a phenomenal year for rap star and former reality tv star, Cardi B. Her relationship with Migos member, Offset, made multiple headlines. After constantly trying to make their marriage work, Cardi B announced on her Instagram page that she and Offset were no longer together and would continue to work together to co-parent their daughter, Kulture.
Offset wasn't done yet. He crashed the set of Cardi B’s Rolling Loud performance in an attempt to win her back, even pushing three bouquets with the words "Take Me Back, Cardi" out on stage, Complex reports.
Since then, Cardi explained to UPI that they were truly done. "We just grew out of love," she admitted.
13 Halsey And G-Eazy's Break Didn't Last Too Long
Singer Halsey and rapper G-Eazy were first confirmed as a couple when Hasley posted a loving photo of the two artists on her social media pages. Halsey and G-Eazy collaborated on a song together that possibly sparked their budding relationship. They started dating in 2017, but have been in an on-off relationship.
Are they still together? That's the question Bustle posed, and it seems that they're not. According to the website, Halsey's new song "Without Me" is about bad breakups, and she cast a guy in the vid who resembles G-Eazy, so maybe that's a no...
12 Katy Perry And Orlando Bloom Made A Red-Carpet Statement
Katy Perry coyly confirmed her relationship with Orlando Bloom in 2016 by posting a photo of the both of them enjoying themselves at a film festival. They were spotted together at various entertainment industry events, but then their split was confirmed in November of the same year, as Cosmopolitan reports.
However, in 2018 Katy confirmed that she and Orlando were indeed back together by hinting that she wasn’t a single woman anymore. Orlando and Katy confirmed their relationship again by gracing the red carpet together in September.
11 Hilary Duff And Matthew Koma Expanded Their Family
Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma hit it off in 2015, about a year after Hilary split from her husband, Mike Comrie. As Us Weekly reports, they got closer while collaborating on a Lizzie McGuire album. After walking the red carpet together in 2017, they split a few months later. However, a few months after that and Hilary was posting pictures of them together on Instagram.
Earlier this year, Hilary and Matthew had exciting news that they would be expecting their first child together. Their daughter, Banks Violet Bair, was born in October 2018, as Us Weekly reports.
10 Kendall Jenner And Ben Simmons Are Still Holding On
Kendall Jenner and NBA player Ben Simmons have been cozy with one another and often look as though they're madly in love. Kendall and Ben have had an on-off kind of relationship, though. They started dating in September 2018 but then split four months later, as Us Weekly reports.
It seems it's going to stay that way. Us Weekly reported in November 2018 that even though they've been having fun together, they're not exclusive.
Recently, though, Kendall has been seen cheering Ben on from the sidelines of his games, so we'll have to see...
9 Sofia Richie And Scott Disick Are Very Much In Love
Many people were confused about the relationship between Sofia Richie and Scott Disick due to their huge age difference - Scotts's 15 years older than Sofia. They started dating in 2017 and confirmed their relationship by posting photos on their Instagram pages, as Seventeen reports. During the first few months of their relationship, Scott and Sofia would vacation together, and Sofia even spent time with Scott’s children.
Things seemed uncertain for a while when Scott was non-existent on Sofia's Instagram for an entire month, the website reports. But then they were seen spending lots of time together again, so this relationship is definitely still on.
8 Mariah Carey And Bryan Tanaka Are Still Going Strong
Mariah Carey began dating her backup dancer Bryan Tanaka in 2016 and she finally confirmed it to People magazine in 2017. After Mariah broke up with her fiancé James Packer in October 2016, it was learned that Packer had had issues with her relationship with Tanaka, who was a dancer on her world tour. Hmm, it seems things were probably already brewing between the two?
Mariah and Bryan have encountered some obstacles, though, with one of them being Mariah's ex-husband, Nick Cannon. He commented that he didn't "buy" the relationship between Maria and Bryan as it had been displayed on her reality show, Mariah's World.
Although the couple split in April 2017, they were soon spotted together again and have recently been seen out and about. Going strong!
7 Olivia Culpo And Danny Amendola Tried To Work Things Out
Miami Dolphins player Danny Amendola and Miss Universe 2012 winner Olivia Culpo have had an on again, off again situation throughout the duration of their relationship. Amendola and Culpo’s relationship first started in 2015, but broke up. Olivia was seen dating another football player, as Heavy reports.
However, after many starts and stops, they got back together. On 1 January 2019, a source told E! News that they were officially a couple again, saying:
"Olivia and Danny are exclusively back together and are in a great place since splitting.
They really needed space and to figure things out, but their paths led them to reconnect again and they're really happy."
6 Ryan Cabrera And Audrina Patridge Reconnected After Almost A Decade
Audrina Patridge is famously known for starring on the MTV reality series The Hills, and Ryan Cabrera is a famous singer and songwriter. Audrina and Ryan became a couple for the first time in 2010, while Audrina was still starring on The Hills. They broke up in 2010, and got back together in 2018, almost a decade after their first break up, as People reports.
Both Audrina and Ryan were excited about being back together after spending so many years apart. Their relationship excitement didn’t last too long, unfortunately. They eventually broke up again in 2018, but still remain great friends.
5 Emma Watson And Chord Overstreet Briefly Made Up
Actress Emma Watson has always been keen on keeping her personal life private. So it was surprising when she and former Glee actor Chord Overstreet were spotted out looking like a loving couple. After just six months of secretly dating, Chord and Emma ended their relationship, as Cheat Sheet reports.
However, a few weeks after the news of their breakup, the two were spotted together again, and it looked as though they were going to give their relationship another try. But speculation of their relationship finally came to an end when Emma was spotted with a new man, as Extra TV reports.
4 Danny DeVito And Rhea Perlman Won't Let Go
In 2017, news broke that actors Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman were ending their 46-year long marriage by separating. Since the announcement, Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman have had quite the on-again, off-again relationship.
They officially decided to call off their divorce in early 2018 and wanted to work on saving their nearly 50-year marriage. However, after a brief reunion, they broke up again, as New York Post reports. But interestingly, Rhea says she won't divorce Danny. The website reports her saying,
“We’ve been together a very long time, so there’s a lot of love and history.
We agree on enough things, so why [ruin] that with the yucky things that come with a divorce?”
3 Blac Chyna And YBN Almighty Jay Broke Up A Few Times
Many people were surprised when they learned that Blac Chyna and rapper YBN Almighty Jay were actually in a relationship due to their age difference - Blac is 11 years older than Jay. They started dating in early 2018. There were soon rumours that Jay wasn't being faithful to her, as Your Tango reports.
After three months of dating, they broke up. They ended up in an on-off relationship until they ended things for good.
2 LaLa And Carmelo Anthony Took Time To Work Things Out
Actress and TV personality LaLa Anthony and NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony surprised fans in 2017 when they announced they were separating after nearly eight years of marriage.
LaLa and Carmelo first began dating in 2004, when LaLa was an MTV VJ and Carmelo was just getting his start in the NBA. During the announcement of the couple’s separation, LaLa stated that she and Carmelo were still trying to figure things out regarding their relationship, as TMZ reports.
It seemed to work because LaLa and Carmelo decided to reconcile after being separated for almost two years.
1 Colton Haynes And Jeff Leatham Are Back Together
Arrow star Colton Haynes and writer Jeff Leatham were married in 2017, but split after six months of marriage, as E! News reports.
Just a few months after the divorce filing, Jeff and Colton were spotted together. As a source told E! News, "They aren't officially back together but they are trying to figure things out and headed in that direction. They are spending time together and really want it to work out. They love and care about each other immensely and would love to find a way to make it work."
Then, in October 2018, the couple confirmed they were back together! Great news for their fans.
References: Cosmopolitan, Elle, Us Weekly, Seventeen, TMZ