A star-studded romance. Amid her high-profile divorce from Johnny Depp in 2016, Amber Heard made headlines when she began relationship Elon Musk.
On the time, Heard and Musk stored their romance low-key after being noticed spending time collectively. After going public with their relationship in 2017, the pair briefly parted methods earlier than giving issues one other shot.
In February 2018, an insider confirmed to Us Weekly that Heard and Musk had break up for good. “Amber desires her independence and prefers being associates somewhat than romantically linked,” the supply mentioned on the time, with one other insider including, “Elon determined it was time to finish issues, and Amber agreed. They each look after each other, however the timing simply isn’t proper.”
Heard and Musk, for his or her half, addressed their choice months later, telling Us in August 2018, “We want to converse for ourselves. The space has been actually powerful on our relationship, as a result of we haven’t been capable of see one another a lot. All relationships have their ups and downs, after all.”
The joint assertion continued, “We want to state immediately that we now have the utmost respect for each other, and it will be troubling if anybody had the impression that we thought in any other case. As a closing notice, it’s price making an allowance for that occasions are at all times amplified and dramatized in a excessive profile relationship, whether or not the folks concerned prefer it or not (and we positively don’t). The fact is that that is only a regular relationship with a large magnifying glass utilized.”
The Tesla CEO later revealed that he was nonetheless scuffling with the breakup. “I used to be actually in love, and it damage unhealthy. Properly, she broke up with me greater than I broke up along with her,” the South Africa native instructed Rolling Stone in November 2017, noting that he was in “extreme emotional ache” because the break up. “I’m searching for a long-term relationship. I’m not searching for a one-night stand. I’m searching for a critical companion or soulmate, that type of factor. I’ll by no means be pleased with out having somebody.”
The Pineapple Specific star additionally mirrored on her reference to Musk, telling The Hollywood Reporter in December 2018, “Elon and I had an attractive relationship, and we now have an attractive friendship now, one which was primarily based on our core values. Mental curiosity, concepts and dialog, a shared love for science. We simply bonded on quite a lot of issues that talk to who I’m on the within. I’ve a lot respect for him.”
Following their romance, Musk began relationship Grimes later that 12 months. They welcomed their son, X AE A-XII, in Could 2020. The on-again, off-again couple’s daughter, Exa Darkish Sideræl, who goes by “Y,” arrived by way of surrogate in December 2021.
Heard, for her half, was linked to Vito Schnabel, Andy Muschietti and Bianca Butti. The Drive Indignant star welcomed her daughter Oonagh Paige in July 2021.
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