Riverdale Star Cole Sprouse Confirms “Permanent” Split With Co-Star Lili Reinhart

Finally removing the air of uncertainty !

Riverdale Stars Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart’s relationship has long been surrounded with speculations of break-up although nothing official ever came from the actors themselves. But removing the air of uncertainty around their relationship, Cole Sprouse recently took to his Instagram and confirmed that he and Lili Reinhart have indeed parted ways.

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart were first linked together back in 2017. The duo made their relationship red-carpet official at the Met Gala in 2018.

This public statement by Cole, addressing the split, comes as a surprise because both Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart have always been exceptionally tight lipped about their relationship.

In the post that Sprouse uploaded on his Instagram, the actor addressed the split alongside a rather sweet picture of Reinhart in sun kissed forest backdrop.

The 28 year-old wrote: “Lili and I initially separated in January of this year, deciding to more permanently split in March,” he added. “What an incredible experience I had, I’ll always feel lucky and cherish that I had the chance to fall in love.”

The Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart play love interests Jughead Jones and Betty Cooper in CW’s teen drama series Riverdale.

He continued the statement saying, “I wish her nothing but the utmost love and happiness moving forward. All I’ll say about it, anything else you hear doesn’t matter.”

Sprouse ended the note with: “Also her movie comes out soon! I’m sure she’s just as incredible in it as everything else she does. Thanks guys”, referring to Reinhart’s upcoming movie Chemical Hearts based on a novel from Krystal Sutherland. releasing on 21st August on the streaming giant Amazon Prime Video.

Cole’s addressing his split comes just a day after Reinhart opened up about her struggle with depression and the same taken out of context.

In a recent interview, Lili opened up saying she felt like she was in a “black tunnel [that] was never going to end…I couldn’t see the light. I was like, I feel like I’m dying. It was f_____ing rough, and there’s no other way through it than just through it…” she added.

The 23 Year-old, talking about her struggle added: “The last couple of months have probably [been] the most emotional few months of my entire life and my therapist [told] me, ‘Your body’s going through withdrawal from love,” she said. “You’re used to having this exchange of happy chemicals between you and the person that you’re with.’ In moments of my life, I have dropped every ounce of pride that I had just to be like, Love me. Please take the pain away for a day, a second, an hour, just so I can feel that fix again.” 

Later the star clarified on Twitter that her statements were not about her split from Sprouse.

Lili recently came out as bisexual, saying, “Although I’ve never announced it before, I am a proud bisexual woman…”

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart’s split has sure broken quite a few hearts but the fact that the duo’s relationship will forever remain as sweet becomes evident with Cole’s address and fans are nothing but all hearts for this classy former couple.

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