Henry Cavill, 33, Has Broken Up With His Teenage Girlfriend, Tara King
Actor Henry Cavill, best known for his role as Superman/Clark Kent in Man of Steel and Batman v Superman, has reportedly broken up with his girlfriend, college student Tara King.
The 33-year-old has left the 19-year-old crushed after ending their relationship, according to British tabloid The Sun.
"Henry and Tara have split — it is official," an insider told the paper on Sunday, May 15. "Henry said the two of them could remain friends and he even invited her to his recent birthday party, which she went to, but the relationship is over.
"It has been very difficult for Tara, who has been saying he was the love of her life," the source adds. The breakup comes as a shock, considering the buff actor was singing his young lady love's praises just weeks ago.
"She's there when I need looking after and the world is a little too heavy," Henry said recently of Tara. "Then she will happily take that weight for me and make sure that I am OK."
The relationship didn't come without controversy, however, due to the difference in age between the two.
"People say, ‘Age is just a number,’” the Man From U.N.C.L.E. star told Elle UK. “A lot of times it’s not just a number. It’s actually a real and true sign of someone’s maturity. But in this case, she’s fantastic."