After dating for a year, Hollywood actor Chelsea Handler has announced her split from comedian Jo Koy.
On the one-year anniversary of their split, Handler, well known for her late-night talk programme “Chelsea Lately,” wrote a lengthy, tearful statement on Instagram.
In addition, she posted a video of herself and her ex-boyfriend Koy along with a statement announcing their decision to “take a break” from dating.
Along with a video that the comedian had planned to share for the couple’s forthcoming one-year anniversary, Handler, 47, posted on Instagram on Monday, July 18. “It is with a heavy heart to report that we have decided mutually that it is best for us to take a break from our relationship right now.
We have mutually determined that the wisest course of action for us at this time is to take a break from our relationship, Handler wrote.
The ex-couple also spoke to their followers, telling them that many of them were “involved” in their relationship and that it “meant” a lot to them.
“I wanted to let you know how much it meant to both of us that so many of you were engaged in our relationship. how much meaning it still has. And how strongly I now believe in love for each and every one of us,” the actor said.
The 51-year-old celebrity, Who acknowledged that She (Chalsea Handler) and Jo Koy are still in love, pleaded with viewers to “continue to root” for them both.
“This is not the conclusion. It gives me comfort to know that I am still loved and that I still love this man in the same way that the sun and moon do. It’s a new beginning. You never know what life will bring, so please keep rooting for us both. Handler wrote.
People report that Handler and Koy met almost 20 years ago through a mutual friend. Following their introduction, Koy frequently appeared on Handler’s talk show, which ran from 2007 to 2014.
Additionally, Handler recently appeared as a guest host on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” which spurred rumours that the actor will return to “Chelsea Lately.”
After being observed hanging together at a Dodgers game in Los Angeles in September of the previous year, Handler and Koy fuelled dating rumours. Even so, she shared her affection for him in an Instagram post. However, Handler had already hidden Koy’s identity at that point.
Given that Chelsea hinted in her message that this might not be the end, after all, fans had been hoping that Chelsea and Jo’s breakup was only temporary.
Nearly 20 years ago, a mutual friend initially acquainted Handler and Koy. Additionally, Koy made cameos on Chelsea Lately, which Handler hosted from 2007 to 2014.