"Debra Messing and Will Chase have ended their two and a half year relationship, but remain close friends," her rep's office said in a statement.
Messing, 46, and Chase, 44, were first linked in late 2011 when they were costarring in NBC's now-canceled musical drama "Smash," according to Us Weekly, which first reported the split.
He was nominated for the 2013 Tony Awards for Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his role as John Jasper / Mr.
Clive Paget in the revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood.
Leading off our wintertime list is.…The Show | NBC’s Smash (Mondays at 10/9c, premiering Feb. Promo Guy makes clear)The Competition | ABC’s Castle, CBS’ Hawaii Five-0 and Syfy’s Lost Girl (which debuts Jan.