Hollywood has been a breeding ground for many actors to forge romantic relationships. While some couples have been termed America’s sweethearts for their ideal pairing and chemistry, others have not been so lucky in love. A few other couples have surprised everyone by finding common ground in unexpected places.
Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx were two stars who raised eyebrows when they first started dating. Holmes who had just ended her marriage with Tom Cruise, hooked up with the Mission Impossible star’s good friend and Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx. Despite the Ray actor and the Batman Begins star being termed as one of the most incongruous and unlikely couples in Hollywood, the two celebrities dated for over 6 years before going their separate ways, leading to many speculations about the reasons for their breakup.
Why Did Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx Call It Quits?
Despite not having much in common on paper, Hollywood actors Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx managed to sustain a romantic relationship for 6 years. The pair were also adept at keeping their union under wraps for almost two years before official confirmation of their dating came out in 2015. Holmes and Foxx who rarely made a public appearance as a couple, ultimately separated in 2019.
According to various inside sources, there were multiple reasons for their breakup including managing a long-distance relationship, media scrutiny, and differences in their opinions on family life and commitment. But one of the overarching reasons behind their breakup was given by a source to US Weekly.
“It has been many years of him stepping out with other women. He’s disrespectful and their lives were different. His partying ways don’t fit with hers as she’s focused on raising her daughter and working.”
Other sources claimed that both Holmes and Foxx shared a very deep emotional connection and were in the relationship for the long haul. Unfortunately due to various circumstances, it was not to be.
Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx Have Moved On From Each Other
After a 6 year union, actors Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx officially separated in 2019 and have since moved on from their past with each other to pursue other relationships. The Django Unchained star was romantically linked to singer Sela Vave and Project Power star Dana Caprio after his pictures with both women appeared on social media. Foxx was also linked to Kate Beckinsale after the two actors were seen together at an event. The Pearl Harbor star though debunked the rumors immediately with a statement saying,
“Standing next to someone does not mean I am dating them,”
Katie Holmes meanwhile dated chef Emilio Vitolo Jr. briefly for 8 months in 2020 before breaking up with him. She then began seeing musician Bobby Wooten III in 2021. The pair attended many public events together including the high-profile Tribeca Film Festival before ultimately calling it quits.
Source: US Weekly