Awkward run-ins with your ex—yet another reason for celebrities to date someone outside the entertainment industry. Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal learned that lesson Sunday at the Vanity Fair Oscar's after-party. And according to People.com, the former couple looked like they were having more than just a friendly chat.
"They were outside near the restroom having a discussion," a guest at the Vanity Fair bash tells People. "It seemed a bit more serious—it certainly wasn't a 'Hi, how are you?' talk." Jake Gyllenhaal & Taylor Swift Break Up
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Although some are saying Jake and Taylor's meet up was coincidental, others, like Celebitchy.com, are speculating the blonde singer knew Jake was going to be at the party and wanted to confront him about their relationship. After all, they point out, why else would Taylor, a musician, be at an Oscar party? Granted, one would think Taylor had ample opportunity to say how she felt during their recent post-breakup date in Nashville. What Is Jake Gyllenhaal Doing Dining Out With Taylor Swift?
Accidental or otherwise, the pair who first started dating in the fall clearly had more to talk about than who was the best dressed celeb that night.
"It seemed like they were catching up," says a source, "sorting something out."
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A Washington Post insider shared her insights. "Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal, recently broken up, huddle in a nook by the bathrooms, under the forlorn gaze of a portrait of Greta Garbo. Gyllenhaal is using words like 'care' and 'feel.' It is not a good spot to linger."
But whether Taylor was hoping to reconcile or not, by the end of the night the two were keeping their distance. While Jake's night out was short lived, Taylor stayed to party with Selena Gomez and Emma Stone.