This at least provides some nice symmetry for newly single Gwyneth Paltrow. Her ex-husband, Chris Martin, has reportedly called it quits — again — with girlfriend Jennifer Lawrence, according to Us Weekly. “Jen has been working nonstop and they never saw each other,” a source explains of the couple, who previously broke up for a month or so last December. The relationship, as they say, “ran its course.” Oh, and Martin was recently spotted out for a late-night stroll around London with Kylie Minogue, which I’m all for.
Now, there are a number of factors at play here. First, there’s the whole post-divorce rebound thing, so Martin and Paltrow shouldn’t have expected much in the way of longevity from these pairings. Then there was Paltrow’s reported insistence that all four of them go on vacation together this summer with their kids in tow, a prospect that would’ve understandably sent Lawrence and Brad Falchuk running for the exits. But let’s not also forget that Lawrence is currently filming another “X-Men” movie — supposedly her last for the franchise — and every time she makes one of those she ends up back with ex-boyfriend and co-star Nicholas Hoult. It’s tough to argue with a franchise.
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