There is a persistent belief – stretching back to the early days of the Academy Awards – that actresses who win soon end up in Splitsville, U.S.A. The number of women who have broken up with their husbands or boyfriends shortly after winning an Oscar is truly stunning. Check out our list of 20 such popular actresses:
1. Reese Witherspoon
Within months of winning the Best Actress Oscar for her performance in Walk The Line, Reese Witherspoon and her then-husband Ryan Philippe called it quits.