The Oscars Curse!
Tuesday 6:38 PM, 09/03/2010
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck called off their big "Bennifer" wedding after appearing together at the Oscars in the same year!
Bringing supermodel Gisele Bundchen to the Oscars also marked the first time Leonardo DiCaprio has ever appeared at an awards ceremony as a "taken" man. The curse hit a few months later when the couple announced their split!
Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillipe shocked the world by announcing their divorce just months after Reese's Oscar win
Halle Berry decided to dump her serial cheating husband Eric Benet a few months after putting on a very united front on the Oscars red carpet
George Clooney and Sarah Larson, seemed so in love, everyone thought she was such a great match for him. Will the same thing happen with Elisabetta Canalis this year?
Poor Anne Hathaway! Just 4 months after looking so in love with her boyfriend Raffaelo Follieri at the Oscars, he was arrested for fraud, she left him as soon as she found out he had been cheating his charity companies!
After appearing together at the Oscars in 2007 Eddie Murphy and Tracey Edmonds split up just 14 days after their romantic island wedding!
Julia Roberts hardly thanks Benjamin Bratt in her winnning speech at the Oscars, soon everyone realised it was a sign that things were not great between them!
Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer only kept it going for 2 weeks after their Oscars appearance together in front of Jen's ex Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. There is a rumour that Jen just didn't want to be seen at the ceremony alone....so she pretended to be all happy in love with John even though things were already over.
All these couples have broken up soon after appearing together for the first time on the famous Oscars ceremony red carpet! some people say its some kind of curse! It definitely seems to be for George Clooney! Just 3 months after bringing his first girlfriend ever onto a red carpet event, George and Sarah Larson split! Exactly the same thing happened to Julia Roberts and Benjamin Bratt! They ended their 4 year relationship after 3 months after Julia's Oscar win too! Will the curse hit any one of the happy couples at this year's Oscars? We will have to wait and see, in the mean time here is a list of Oscars-cursed couples from the past.