Blast From The Past: Former Celebrity Couples

Scarlett Johansson and Sean Penn

NY Daily News

After a mere 5 months of dating, Sean Penn and Scarlett Johansson split in 2011. The couple’s whirlwind romance included a White House correspondents dinner, and of course, a trip to Mexico. Reportedly Sean Penn did not want to be tied down and found Scarlett to be “needy”. Whatever the reason for their split, it cant be easy to navigate a 24 year age difference.

ScarJo and Ryan Reynolds

US Weekly

Prior to her relationship with Sean Penn, Scarlett Johansson enjoyed a three-year relationship with Ryan Reynolds. After marrying in a remote location outside Vancouver, the couple kept their relationship very low-key and private. Commenting on their relationship Reynolds said, “You get to hang out with your best buddy every day,” he said about the best part of marriage. “It’s made me a stronger, better person.” Unfortunately, the flame did not last as the couple divorced, and Reynolds is now happily married to Blake Lively with whom he has two kids.