From Oscar to Split: 5 months He won the night’s biggest honor in 2013 – Best Picture, for co-producing Argo – but by July, had lost his girlfriend of two years, former wrestler/model Stacy Keibler. While the actor has long had a reputation as a bachelor who just won’t commit, a source told PEOPLE that Keibler was the one who pulled the plug.
From Oscar to Split: 1 year When she won Best Actress in 2009 for The Reader, Winslet thanked her “wonderful husband and two beautiful children who let me do what I love and who love me just the way that I am.” A week after the 2010 Academy Awards, the actress announced the end of her nearly seven-year marriage to the Oscar-winning filmmaker.
From Oscar to Split: 11 months Accepting her second Best Actress Oscar in 2005 for Million Dollar Baby, Swank told Lowe, “You are my everything.” But by January, she had announced her separation from her husband of eight years, citing his “substance-abuse.”
From Oscar to Split: 11 months She was the Best Supporting Actor nominee’s date to the ‘07 show – and on New Year’s Day Edmonds became his bride, marrying on a private island off Bora Bora. Fourteen days later, the couple shockingly called it quits.
From Oscar to Split: 10 months They glowed together at the ‘03 awards, but just days before their September wedding, and called off the big event. By January, not even Bennifer’s 6.1-carat diamond could save their whirlwind engagement.
From Oscar to Split: 9 months In 2005, the Best Actor (for The Aviator) made his red carpet debut as a taken man, with supermodel love . But in November, after nearly six on-and-off years together, they called it quits.
From Oscar to Split: 7 months The Monster’s Ball stood by her man when he sought help for sex addiction, presenting a united front at the 2003 Oscars. But in October, the actress had a change of heart, announcing her separation from her husband of three years.
From Oscar to Split: 7 months Mere months after thanking her “wonderful husband” during her ‘06 Best Actress acceptance speech for Walk the Line, was filing for divorce from and seeking joint custody of their two children, Ava and Deacon.
From Oscar to Split: 6 months When Penn left Wright out of his Milk Best Actor acceptance speech in 2009, no one was shocked since the couple had had an on-again, off-again relationship since 1989. Two months later, Wright got a legal separation and – after a brief reconciliation – filed for divorce in August of that year.
From Oscar to Split: 4 months In 2008, beamed with love while walking the red carpet with her boyfriend of three years. But in June, when the actress learned Follieri’s charitable foundation was under investigation for tax irregularities, she said arrivederci to the Italian businessman.
From Oscar to Split: 3 months The Las Vegas cocktail waitress was the first girlfriend ever to accompany to the Oscars in ‘08 – when the Michael Clayton star was up for Best Actor. By May, the two were flying solo again.
From Oscar to Split: 3 months He cheered on when she was named Best Actress for Erin Brockovich in ‘01 – but she barely acknowledged Bratt in her speech. Was it a sign? That June the couple of nearly four years called it quits.
From Oscar to Split: 47 days “I love you so much, and you’re really hot,” said an emotional to hubby of seven years James upon accepting the Best Actress award for The Blind Side in 2010. After awards season she discovered her beloved had had a string affairs – and before Bullock’s Oscar statuette could collect dust, the marriage was kaput.
From Oscar to Split: 2 weeks provided “”moral to in ‘09 – when she stood as a presenter before ex-husband Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Still, the on-and-off couple’s union was fleeting – days later they were no longer together. Just chalk it up the Oscar curse!