But Richard's celebrity status has also been growing due to all the news about his dating life.
And yet, it was Richard who wanted to try and relax into a relationship with Ellie while the young British model was more and more focused on increasing her own star power.
Even though things ended, the pair have remained quiet about one another.
It's hard to find a more likeable lady in Hollywood than Amy Adams, with the innocent twinkle in her eye and an irresistible charm to her performances, she is perfectly capable here of portraying one half of this twin-bio as Julie Powell.
This tells fans that there was quite a bit of respect between the two after their breakup.
Here she jumps into some big shoes to play the hormonally challenged Julia Child.
This is especially true when the two were caught in.
The pair even went to couple's counseling in order to try and work things out but they found that they were just miles from where one another was at.