Chelsea Handler and Joe Koy are going their separate ways. The former Chelsea host, 47, shared via Instagram on Monday that she and Koy have split. Posting a video Which both of them planned to share on their one-year anniversary. Handler wrote in the caption, “It is with a heavy heart to announce that together we have decided that it is best for us to take a break from our relationship.
The relationship changed both of them for the better
A source told PEOPLE that people close to the pair expect this to be a temporary situation. The source says “Their friends are hoping they can still work on it. But if anything, it’s clear that their relationship has changed both of them for the better.”
In a touching Instagram post, Handler told fans,
In her touching Instagram post, Handler told fans, “I know many of you were so invested in our love, and I wanted to express to you how much it means to both of us. It’s still there.” How much it means. And now how much I believe in love for each of us.”
been one of the greatest gifts of my life
She saluted Koy and said that she “opened my heart with love and because of that, my life experience changed forever.” Being loved and loved by Added Handler is one of the greatest gifts of my life. Used to be. He renewed my faith in men, in love, in being 100%, and I have never been more optimistic about the future.”
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In an open message to Coe, Handler told her, “You opened up my creativity. My longing to be on the road again, to work hard again, and you reminded me of who I was and always have been.” | And my feet have never been more planted firmly in the ground.”
Beginning to Buy Filipino Pride Tickets
“It’s not an end. It’s another beginning, and it’s comforting to know that I still love and love this man. Just as the sun loves the moon and the moon loves the sun Your person is coming. Handler wrote, ending with, “So, please keep rooting for both of us. Because you never know what life will bring, let’s get started on August 5th by going to the theaters first to buy tickets to Joe’s new movie Easter Sunday and Filipino Pride! Let’s go!”
Handler and Coe, 51, were introduced by a mutual friend about 20 years ago. Koy then made regular appearances on Handler’s former E! The show, Chelsea Lately, ran from 2007 to 2014. Handler most recently served as a guest host for Jimmy Kimmel Live. Which got fans excited about his possible return to television late at night.
Handler and Coe first sparked dating rumors in September, when they were spotted looking comfortable at a Los Angeles Dodgers game. She then posted about being in love, but at the time she hid Coy’s identity.
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She captioned an Instagram post, “Just sitting here in Mallorca thinking I love so many people in my life to go on tour to do what I do and do what I love How grateful I am.” Displayed a picture of himself while displaying the content.
The comedian continued, “And that I’m finally in love, with the best kind of guy. There’s hope for everyone! Stuff like that.”
“You have a lot of similar qualities that my brother had,” he told Coe, referring to his older brother, Chet, who died in 1984. “So, in many ways, like I just feel totally safe. And I’m like. ‘Oh, this is family,’ like I’ve always felt about you. You’re family. I just Didn’t want to f— you first.”
Said on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Handler said on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in October that she “fell in love at age 46.” As a result, she now has “hope for every person in this world. One day I just looked at Joe and I thought, ‘Oh, he’s my boy!’ “He remembered. “So he’s like my best friend and then I too, you know, to have sex with him… fun time!”