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CONFIRMED: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Split
May 19, 2013 at 5:07 am
In Touch Weekly
can confirm that the
pair have thrown in the towel— at least for now— after three years of dating.
“They’re on a break,” an insider close to the couple tells
. “They had a blowout fight last week and called it quits a few days ago.”
NEWS: Kristen Stewart Barely Hanging On To Relationship With Robert Pattinson
The duo were recently seen together after the Met Gala in New York City before flying back to LA on May 8. They also celebrated K.Stew’s 23rd birthday together and attended Coachella music festival, where they were spotted holding hands.
But earlier this year, the pair spent months apart while Rob filmed
in Australia — and despite Kristin’s pleas to visit, sources tell
that Rob was insistent on keeping his distance.
NEWS: How Kristen Stewart's Trying to Save Her Relationship With Robert Pattinson
“Rob doesn’t want her to visit,” a friend of the troubled couple told the mag in March. “He felt like they needed space. He wants a break.”
But it’s been a long time coming. “Even before he left to film in Australia, Rob told Kristen that he wanted them to spend the time apart,” says the pal.
There’s been trouble in paradise ever since Kristen cheated on Rob with her
Snow White and the Huntsman
, in July 2012. Kristen then publicly apologized to Rob, and Rupert to his wife and kids. In January, Rupert’s wife,
, filed for divorce.
NEWS: Will Kristen Stewart and Rupert Sanders Reunite For Snow White and the Huntsman Sequel?
Their rollercoaster romance has always kept fans guessing, but only time will tell if this is really the end of the ride.
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