We are sad to report that another longtime Hollywood couple has bitten the dust. After five years together, Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy announced their breakup via Twitter on Tuesday night.
Carrey tweeted: "Jenny and I have just ended our five-year relationship. I'm grateful for the many blessings we've shared and I wish her the very best! S'okay!" and later consoled upset fans with "Be of good cheer folks! It's a beautiful world, and we're all gonna get what we need the most!" Celebrity Couples That Should Break Up
McCarthy also took to Twitter, posting: "I'm so grateful for the years Jim and I had together. I will stay committed to Jane and will always keep Jim as a leading man in my heart."
The split comes as a surprise, as it was only two months ago that the goofy couple posted proclamations of love on their Twitter accounts. For Valentine's Day, McCarthy, who is close to Jim's 22-year-old daughter Jane, revealed to fans that she had hired a skywriter to write "J (heart) J" in the sky above their house. Top 7 Rekindled Celebrity Romances
Don't feel too bad for the former Playboy model, however; according to Contact magazine, Carrey reportedly set up a $50 million trust fund for her and her 6-year-old autistic son, Evan, last year to provide for her if they ever broke up.