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Exes Charlize Theron & Sean Penn Reunite At Cannes After Actress' Infamous Ghosting

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May. 20 2016, Published 4:03 p.m. ET

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Yikes! After their very public breakup last summer, Charlize Theron and Sean Penn gave one another the cold shoulder during a press event in Cannes for their new movie, The Last Face.

“The Last Face” Photocall – The 69th Annual Cannes Film Festival

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Well, this is uncomfortable.

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Photocall for film ‘The Last Face’ in Cannes, France

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Charlize Theron and Sean Penn were forced to attend a Cannes event together this week, and it did not seem to go well .

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Charlize Theron and Sean Penn attend ‘The Last Face’ Photocall – 69th annual Cannes Film Festival

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As Radar readers know, the pair suddenly split last summer, with sources saying Theron "ghosted" poor Penn.

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Charlize Theron and Sean Penn attend ‘The Last Face’ Photocall – 69th annual Cannes Film Festival

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But during a recent interview with WSJ magazine, the 40-year-old explained that she didn't "ghost" her former flame, and in fact, she didn't even know what "ghosting" was !

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Photocall for film ‘The Last Face’ in Cannes, France

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Still, their encounter, though cordial, seemed less than friendly.

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Photocall for film ‘The Last Face’ in Cannes, France

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Still, their encounter, though cordial, seemed less than friendly.

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Charlize Theron, Sean Penn and Adele Exarchopoulos attending the photocall for the film “The Last Face” at 69th Cannes Film Festival

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According to the magazine, the duo avoided all interaction during the event.

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Charlize Theron, Sean Penn and Adele Exarchopoulos attending the photocall for the film “The Last Face” at 69th Cannes Film Festival

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"There was always someone in between them – at least one person. It was like they were on two separate orbits," another source shared.

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Charlize Theron, Sean Penn and Adele Exarchopoulos attending the photocall for the film “The Last Face” at 69th Cannes Film Festival

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As for the split, Theron offered a simple explanation of where it all went wrong.

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“The Last Face” Photocall – The 69th Annual Cannes Film Festival

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"We were in a relationship and then it didn't work anymore," she added plainly during her tell-all interview. "And we both decided to separate. That's it."

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