Sometimes in Hollywood, famous guy meets girl. Guy becomes serious about girl or marries girl. Guy improves her quality of life, she improves him, and they live happily ever after. But other times, a famous guy meets a girl, they get serious, they break up, and then the woman becomes the star. To be honest, that’s actually happened often. Here are nine examples of women who became successful businesswomen, movie and TV stars and a wealth of other major things after dropping their dead weight, aka, their exes.