couple Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola have broken up — for good, he tells Us Weekly.
"Me and Sammi aren't together anymore," Magro told Us Wednesday, Aug.
20, at the premiere of his former costar JWoww's new movie,in theaters on Friday, Aug. The couple split about two months ago, but still remain amicable.
PHOTOS: More recent celeb splits "We just grew our separate ways," the 28-year-old MTV star explained of his ex, 27. I love her as a person and I care about her but we went our separate ways.
The couple celebrated Giancola’s 29th birthday together on Saturday, March 12, at Bounce Sporting Club in New York City. The MTV reality stars have been dating on and off since first meeting in 2009.
Their volatile breakups and makeups were documented on the hit reality series until the season 6 finale aired in December 2012.
Not only did the two clowns amaze onlookers by simply still being together, looking incredibly happy and in love (yeah, we can't believe it either), but they astounded many as they appeared to be practicing their parenting skills!
That's it." Magro and Giancola split and reconciled numerous times on the popular reality show, which chronicled their tumultuous romance from 2009 to 2012.
PHOTOS: Jersey Shore's wildest moments "At the end of the day, we went through a lot of stuff together," Magro said of his ex-love. Just sticking to being an Uncle [to Snooki and JWoww's kids, Lorenzo and Meilani]." Proud "Uncle Ronnie" further gushed about JWoww's newborn daughter to Us. ' And I'm looking and playing." (The star still remains close to his castmates, although he isn't actually related to them by blood.) PHOTOS: Hot bodies of the Jersey Shore Aside from being an uncle to moving on from his ex, Magro has been "sharpening" his skills as an actor.
The former reality couple called it quits last year after five years together, and Sammi confirmed the news during the CC Sabathia and Robinson Cano's Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game in NYC."It's true.
We are no longer together," she told reporters at the time.
Sammi Giancola is currently dating Ronnie Ortiz-Magro .