Gina and Pat Neely shocked fans this weekend by announcing that their 20-year marriage is over. The cooking couple released a joint statement declaring their continued respect for each other despite the split. “This was a tough decision, but we believe it is the best decision for us,” they said. The Neely’s join a list of high-profile celebrities whose breakups have surprised fans. From Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa, to Paula Patton and Robin Thicke, take a look at the most surprising celebrity splits.
The high-profile couple announced their separation in a joint statement on January 22, 2012. “We have had the deepest respect for one another throughout our relationship and continue to love each other very much,” they said.