The 33-year-old actor had been dating Wakefield since last year, but it's now being claimed the couple have parted ways due to their hectic work schedules (via A friend told the newspaper: "Things were great for a time and they were getting serious - but it just wasn't to be and busy schedules drove them apart."They've drifted and things have cooled off but there are no hard feelings.
Aidan's incredibly busy with his career and Nettie's art is really taking off so they had a lot on their plates.
Nettie is a rising star in the art world having previously collaborated with Banksy and Damian Hirst.
She reportedly splits her time between London and Los Angeles, and was previously romantically linked to Robert Pattinson.
Harry Richardson plays Demelza's brother Drake in continuing to draw millions of viewers on BBC1.
The period drama, set on the Cornish moors in the 18th century, follows miner Ross Poldark and his romantic woes with his first love Elizabeth Chynoweth and wife Demelza, as well as his attempts to restore his own fortunes by reopening a derelict mine.
The pair reportedly “drifted”, but ended their six month relationship ‘amicably’.
“They’ve drifted and things have cooled off but there are no hard feelings.
The newspaper also added that people who claim to be close to the couple are “convinced” an engagement is inevitable. Fans were simultaneously mourning and celebrating the news. Many other fans were crushed because they hoped to marry him... The source went on to tell The Sun: “They’ve drifted and things have cooled off but there are no hard feelings.“Aidan’s incredibly busy with his career and Nettie’s art is really taking off so they had a lot on their plates.It’s all very amicable.”The former couple were last seen together while hand-in-hand at Scott’s restaurant in the capital in December.Sources have claimed that she and Harry made little attempt to hide their feelings from passers-by during their recent outing.It follows reports that the actress had grown close to her on-screen husband Aidan Turner, who recently parted ways from girlfriend of eight months, artist Nettie Wakefield.
It's all very amicable."29-year-old Wakefield is becoming a well-known talent in the London art scene; she recently collaborated with Banksy and Damien Hirst, specialising in detailed pencil drawings.