Breaking up is hard to do, even for celebs. Take a look at the notable celebrity splits of 2012.
Paula Abdul and Jeff Bratton: In January, news broke that Abdul and her boyfriend had split after a year and a half together. Bratton, a record label owner, told People it was an amicable breakup.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
While the child stars whose careers fade seem to get most of the press, plenty of young actors have managed to stay successful into adulthood, including Anna Paquin, who is celebrating her 32nd birthday on Thursday.