The Real Reason ‘Riverdale’s Madelaine Petsch and Boyfriend, Travis Mills, Called It Quits

by Jeremy Spirogis
Madelaine Petsch and Travis Mills

Riverdale‘s Madelaine Petsch is formally a single girl.

The actress, who performs Cheryl Blossom within the hit C.W. sequence, and her boyfriend, Travis Mills, not too long ago referred to as it quits after being collectively for 3 years.

Madelaine Petsch and Travis Mills
Travis Mills and Madelaine Petsch | Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic

While their break up took many followers without warning, others have been speculating that there was hassle in paradise for a while now.

Though the couple has determined to go their separate methods, Mills not too long ago addressed their break up, revealing that there’ll all the time be love between them.

The couple not too long ago break up after three years of courting

On Feb. 19, information broke that Petsch and Mills broke up after spending three years collectively.

Though sources didn’t go into particulars on why the couple break up, they did, nevertheless, reveal that the 25-year-old actress had allegedly “moved her stuff out of his Los Angeles place,” earlier than their breakup was even confirmed.

The couple sparked breakup hypothesis earlier this month after Petsch attended a number of Oscars events with out her 30-year-old beau.

Additionally, Us Weekly identified that the pair had posted much less of one another on their social media pages as of not too long ago and additional fueled hypothesis once they didn’t post about one another on Valentine’s Day.

Petsch and Mills started courting in 2017 after the Ghosted host reached out to her on Facebook following the premiere Riverdale, which aired in January of that 12 months.

“He congratulated me on the show. He had auditioned for Jughead. I think we just randomly had mutual friends, so we added each other,” she instructed Us Weekly in October 2017. “We kept in touch very rarely, not even that much, from January to February, and then the day I got back from season one in February I was bored in L.A., believe it or not. I was like, ‘What am I gonna do?’ I got my hair cut and he texted me like, ‘Let’s go to a movie!’ We hung out and spent every single day together that I’ve been in L.A. since then, since February.”

Though the couple shared a lot of their relationship on social media, at first, they beforehand determined to post much less of one another to maintain their relationship out of the general public eye.

“I used to share a lot about [my relationship Travis Mills] online, and now that I don’t, people just assume we’re no longer together,” the actress instructed Nylon in August 2019. “But in reality, I realize that it’s so much more special and safe if I don’t share a lot of it.”

Mills says he couldn’t be extra grateful for this relationship

A day after a number of retailers reported the couple had gone their separate methods, Mills took to Instagram to substantiate his break up from Petsch in a prolonged post outlining their relationship.

“Been writing, and re-writing this the last few days,” he started. “I’ve had to accept there’s no possible way to capture a love of this scale or its significance to me, in a few paragraphs. That said, I’ll try, because so many of you supported us over the years like a family would. So here it goes.”

Mills goes on to describes his romance with Petsch to be the “most non-superficial and grounding experience,” regardless of their relationship all the time being within the public eye.

He then calls the actress a “compassionate, smart & wonderful” particular person and shares that he’s “incredibly grateful” for having spent the final three years together with her.

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Been writing, and re-writing this the previous few d⁣ays⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ I’ve needed to settle for there’s no attainable option to seize a love of this scale or its significance to me, in a number of paragraphs. That stated, I’ll strive, as a result of so lots of you supported us over time like a household would. So right here it goes-⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ Our relationship has been within the public eye for the final three years. What’s ironic about my most public relationship is that behind the scenes it was essentially the most non-superficial & grounding expertise in my life. While it pains me our journey has come to a detailed, I imply it once I say I’m so extremely grateful to have shared the final three years with somebody as compassionate, sensible & great as Madelaine. The private development made attainable by our time collectively I wouldn’t commerce for something.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ Red carpets, events, photoshoots, TV and many others create this alternate actuality the place we’re one-dimensional folks, freed from actual world challenges, kicking our toes up, ready for the following huge job. I want our lives actually seemed like a google picture search of our names.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ In actuality we’re bold & hard-working people, coping with rejection, in several states/international locations, questioning what the following greatest transfer is, making an attempt to see pals/household, handle our canine, answering an ocean of e-mails, balancing REAL LIFE & doing all of it whereas being separated by it.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ There’s a ton of privilege having the ability to do what we do, however there’s a mountain of challenges. That stated we had been in it collectively. It challenged me, stored me trustworthy, made me extra compassionate, and helped me do some very mandatory rising up. The highest highs had been made higher, the bottom lows had been livable, due to her. I’ve discovered a lot about myself & life from that unconditional love and help.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ While I’m holding again tears I’m excited to see what you do subsequent. I’ll all the time have your again.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ Trying to seize the gratitude, love & ache in a number of paragraphs, is unattainable.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ I’m not deleting any of our photographs, I remorse nothing.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ It’s a tragic world when websites, blogs, & media attempt to revenue off our ache. Please be respectful.⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣⁣ Thank you from the underside of my coronary heart for the help

A post shared by Travis Mills (@travismills) on Feb 20, 2020 at 9:16am PST

“The personal growth made possible by our time together I wouldn’t trade for anything,” he wrote.⁣”⁣⁣⁣ Red carpets, events, photoshoots, T.V. and many others create this alternate actuality the place we’re one-dimensional folks, freed from actual world challenges, kicking our toes up, ready for the following huge job. I want our lives actually seemed like a google picture search of our names.”

He then reveals that although his time with Petsch was best, the fixed separation was one thing they’d been coping with for a while now.

The actor continued, “In reality we’re ambitious & hard-working individuals, dealing with rejection, in different states/countries, wondering what the next best move is, trying to see friends/family, take care of our dogs, answering an ocean of e-mails, balancing REAL LIFE & doing it all while being separated by it.”

The actor doesn’t remorse something about his romance with Petsch

Though it pains him that their “journey has come to a close,” the actor says he appreciates all the pieces this relationship has taught him, not solely about himself however life typically.

“It challenged me, kept me honest, made me more compassionate, and helped me do some very necessary growing up,” Mills shared. “The highest highs were made better, the lowest lows were livable, because of her. I’ve learned so much about myself & life from that unconditional love and support.”⁣⁣⁣⁣

He concluded his post by sharing that he has no regrets being with Petsch and can proceed to care and help her shifting ahead.

“While I’m holding back tears I’m excited to see what you do next,” he expressed. “I’ll always have your back.⁣⁣⁣⁣ Trying to capture the gratitude, love & pain in a few paragraphs, is impossible.⁣⁣⁣⁣ I’m not deleting any of our images, I regret nothing.⁣⁣⁣⁣”

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