Olivia Wilde and Harry Styles are reportedly taking “a break” from their high-profile relationship.
The split is amicable and the two remain “very good friends,” one source said People: “He’s still touring and going abroad now. She’s focusing on her kids and her work in LA”
Wilde and her children, son Otis, 8, and daughter Daisy, 6, attended the singer’s concert in Los Angeles on Tuesday.
E! News and Page six also confirmed the split.
The breakup marks the end of a relationship that has endured endless speculation from the start, and the release of Don’t worry honeythe high-profile film she directed and they both co-starred.
Wilde and Styles were photographed holding hands in January 2021 — two months after she and fiancé Jason Sudeikis called it quits — as the actress/director and Styles attended an out-of-town wedding together. While they kept largely private about their relationship, they were later spotted at Coachella and in London and New York, cementing their couple status. His latest album, this year’s Harry’s houseis believed to refer to her.
Some of Styles’ fans even lashed out at Wilde, and he spoke about it in an August interview.
“Obviously I don’t feel good about that,” Styles said Billboard. “Can you imagine going on a second date with someone and thinking, ‘Okay, there’s this corner of the thing, and they’re going to say this, and it’s going to get really crazy, and they’re going to be really mean, and it’s not really… Anyway, what do you want to eat?”
In September, when the couple’s movie was released, it had already been rocked by drama. For one thing, star Florence Pugh was reportedly unhappy with the pair’s PDA on set, and it was speculated that she wasn’t always promoting the film along with the rest of the cast because of this.
That same month, Wilde spawned another rumor about her and Styles.
“The complete horse idea I left Jason for Harry is completely inaccurate,” she shared Vanity purse. “Our relationship was over long before I met Harry. Like any relationship that ends, it doesn’t end overnight.”
In October, a former nanny of hers and Sudeikis claimed the music star played a part in the demise of Wilde’s marriage, a premise she shot down again.