While Hollywood is widely known for its fleeting romances and dramatic divorces, friendships between celebrities can also be a bit… complicated, to say the least. Sure! There are enviable bromances like Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake’s and epic womances like Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s—but that’s more like the exception to the rule.
Those who once were friends (even best friends!), today are closer to being archenemies—even though they keep smiling in front of the cameras and denying all feud rumors. Hence the word frenemies: an enemy disguised as a friend.
You know the saying—keep your friends close and your enemies closer!
And since there probably isn’t another place in the world with more of these toxic relationships than Hollywood, here are 20 of your favorite celebs who went from being friends to being the epitome of frenemies.