Gyllenhaal, Witherspoon Call It Quits
Indie fave, Oscar winner dated for about 2 years
By M. Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 29, 2009 3:25 PM CST
U.S. actors Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal pose for photographers during the presentation of the movie "Rendition" at the Rome Film Festival, in Rome, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2007.   (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)
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(Newser) – Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal have split up after about 2 years of high-powered, high-profile coupledom. Walk the Line Oscar winner Witherspoon, 33, and Brokeback Mountain Oscar nominee Gyllenhaal, 28, met while working on Rendition in 2007, People reports. A cynic would expect to see him linked next to Natalie Portman, who co-stars with him—and the married Tobey Maguire—in the forthcoming love-triangle flick Brothers.