The news of Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber hanging out got people freaking out over #JELENA again. While many also quoted Dua Lipa’s “New Rules,” telling Selena that she broke rule #3 on exes: “Don’t be his friend.”
The argument on whether or not you should befriend your ex still depends on the people involved. Plus, Justin and Selena aren’t the only celebrities who are in good terms with their former flame. Some have even gotten back together.
If you’re someone who supports the idea that exes can be friends, then this list is for you. This might also convince the skeptics out there. (Emphasis on “might.”)
The former Amazing Spider-Man co-stars broke up in 2015 but are reportedly still close. A source told Peoplethat the two “never stopped caring for each other” and believes that they will only date again “when the timing’s right.” To tug at your heartstrings even more, Andrew told The Hollywood Reporterin 2016 that he’d rather be with Emma on a deserted island.
Back in the ’90s, Richard and Dawn were one of the most-talked-about couples. They dated briefly and, according to Dawn, they could’ve ended up together “if he had stayed faithful.” But there’s no bad blood between the two as they starred in the series Walang Hanggan and film The Love Affair, where they portrayed husband and wife in both.
Ogie and Michelle married in 1996 and had two kids together, Leila Alcasid and Sarah Alcasid. They split up in 2007 but continued keeping in touch after Ogie married Regine Velasquez. All of them even went to Paris together earlier this year.