Claire Danes & Billy Crudup Split? CelebritiesArticle Jan 5, 2007 Acting couple Claire Danes and Billy Crudup have reportedly ended their three-year romance after splitting just before Christmas. In Touch magazine reports the romance went sour when Danes started talking about marriage. The couple hooked up in 2003 after Crudup left his heavily pregnant girlfriend Mary-Louise Parker to court the Shopgirl star. COPYRIGHT 2007 WORLD ENTERTAINMENT NEWS NETWORK LTD. All Global Rights Reserved.