It is impossible to live a whole life with a person, never having quarreled with him. Some disagreements can be quickly solved and can only strengthen families, while others lead to a situation where further cohabitation becomes impossible.
Celebrity couples from our article were able to find ways to remain friends for the sake of their children.
1. Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe
Starting from late ‘90s Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe were one of the cutest couples in Hollywood. However, they got divorced in 2006.
Reese and Ryan have two children: daughter Ava and son Deacon. They often spend time together and are present in the lives of their children. Ryan once admitted that children are the most important thing in his life.
2. Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge
Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge were together for about four years before they broke up in 2015. They have a daughter, and that’s why they are good friends.
Sienna has repeatedly said that she is very glad that she and Tom remained close to each other and both are very caring parents for their girl.
3. Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli
Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli got married in 2001 and gave birth to three girls. Their couple broke up in 2013. Despite the divorce, they communicate very closely and respect each other.
Former spouses often rest with their children. Peter often says that their separation should not affect children and they will make every effort to avoid it.
4. Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr
Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr have found ways to maintain friendships for the sake of their child. The actor and the model got married in 2010. A year later Miranda gave birth to a boy.
However, in 2013, the star couple broke up, and Miranda Kerr married Evan Spiegel after a while. Orlando and Miranda live in different cities, but they try to devote the maximum of their time to their son.
5. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore
Bruce Willis and Demi Moore got divorced in 2000. While being married, they welcomed three daughters: Rumer, Scout and Tallulah. After the divorce, Bruce and Demi have maintained a very warm relationship.
At the moment Bruce is again married and have two more daughters. All his five daughters are good friends and like to spend time together. Demi attended the wedding of Bruce and his new wife.
6. Hilary Duff and Mike Comrie
Hilary Duff became the wife of former NHL player Mike Comrie in 2010. In 2012 their son Luka was born. Their marriage was rather short, and they broke up in 2014.
Now Hilary and Mike meet very often and spend holidays together to give the child enough attention from both sides. They are good friends and take care of their child.
7. Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman
Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman got married in 2012 and divorced after 4 years of marriage. The couple has two children: Olive and Frankie. The former spouses spend a lot of time together.
Drew once said:
"My friends are my family my whole life. Will's family is my family, and my daughters are my family. I never thought I'd be so lucky to have so many families!"
8. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were together for ten years and they decided to divorce in 2015. Ben and Jennifer have three children: Violet, Seraphina and Samuel. Even after the divorce, the couple spends holidays with their children.
They even went on trips together. Ben said that he respects Jennifer very much and is very glad that fate connected him to this woman.
9. Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin ended their 10-year marriage in 2014. The actress and the singer have two children: daughter Apple and son Moses. Gwyneth still considers Chris a part of the family.
"Even though we're not in a romantic relationship, we're a true family and we like to do things to reinforce that we're a family for the children and for each other. He's like my brother. I'm very close to him," Paltrow said.
10. Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon decided to divorce in 2014. They both made every effort to ensure that their divorce did not affect children. The couple has twins: Moroccan and Monroe.
In one of his interviews, Nick said that for the sake of the children they had solved all their conflicts and were able to communicate well. Now ex-spouses often spend time together on family holidays.
11. Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony divorced in 2014, but they remained good friends. The couple has two children: twins Maximilian and Emme. Jennifer and Marc try to devote as much time to their kids as possible.
Jennifer repeatedly said that she considered Marc a very good father and an example for their children. "We're just in a really great place and the kids get to spend time with the two of us more together and see us working together," J Lo said.
12. Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have three children, and they were together for almost ten years. However, in 2015 this celebrity couple decided to break up.
"We try to do as much with the kids together as possible. He pretty much comes here every day. Last night, he came over and watched a movie with Mason," Kourtney said in 2016.
13. Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz
Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz have a son named Bronx. Now, the singer is married to Evan Ross, but this fact does not prevent her from remaining in a good relationship with her former husband.
Pete Wentz considers Ashlee a very good and caring mother. He is confident that the singer can always take care of their child, even if she has a new husband and a new family.
14. Heidi Klum and Seal
A few years ago this couple was considered one of the strongest couples in Hollywood. However, they divorced in 2014. Heidi and Seal have four children and remain excellent parents even after the divorce.
"It's never really easy, I guess, when you break up. There was probably a reason for it and it kind of takes its time but then, you know, we're always there for our children and always will be," she explained.
15. Anna Faris and Chris Pratt
Anna Faris and Chris Pratt got married in 2009 and were together for about eight years until they got divorced in 2017. Anna gave birth to a boy, and the couple named him Jack.
For Anna and Chris, their son will always be number one in their lives. They both try to give Jack maximum attention and to make him a happy child.