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5 surprising celebrity divorces that broke our hearts

Published on Mar 26, 2014 2:57 PM

One moment, they look so in love and happy, and then... Bam! Celebrities. We love them. We love the ones they love. They break up. We are surprised, we wonder what went wrong and, in the end, we are left heartbroken.

In the wake of the unexpected split of Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, we revisit some celebrity break-ups that made us wonder if there really is such a thing as "happily ever after" in Hollywood.

1. Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes

One word: Scientology. Maybe they did have other problems. But at some point in November 2013, Cruise admitted that Holmes ended their marriage to protect their daughter Suri from the religion.

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