The Most Famous Celebrity Wives-Then And Now

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Celebrities are the beautiful people who seem to have the perfect lives, homes, and even wives. Let’s take a look at some famous celebrity wives from over the years and see just how much Hollywood has taken its toll.

Christine Taylor

Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor were married for 18 years. The couple had two children together, and are remaining positive and supportive together.

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Khloe Kardashian

The famous reality star and basketball star, Cleveland Cavaliers hunk Tristan Thompson, just welcomed their new baby True. Recently rumors came out about him cheating, so we will have to watch this space to see what happens.

Courtney Stodden

Courtney Alexis Stodden is an American reality show contestant, actress, model, singer-songwriter, recording artist, and a national spokesperson for PETA, the animal rights activist organization. After competing in beauty pageants in her home state of Washington, then 16-year-old Stodden came to international attention when she married then 51-year-old actor Doug Hutchison in 2011. The media attention surrounding Stodden and her marriage led to her appearing in numerous reality television series, including Couples Therapy (with Hutchison) and Celebrity Big Brother.

Gisele Bundchen

Hugely famous in her own right as one of the biggest supermodels on the planet, Gisele is married to NFL hunk Tom Brady. The supermodel began dating New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in 2006 and the couple married in 2009. His stunning wife can be seen regularly cheering him on from the stands, and when she’s not watching the game, she’s strutting the catwalks.

Larsa Pippen

Retired 6-time NBA champion Scottie Pippen and his wife Real Housewives of Miami star Larsa, were teenage sweethearts, marrying in 1997 and having four children together. They recently hit headlines after a dramatic argument has resulted in the couple filing for divorce after Scottie allegedly accused her of cheating with the rapper Future.

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Keely Shaye Smith

Pierce Brosnan met Keely shortly after his first wife and mother to his three children sadly had passed away from cancer. She nursed him through the terrible time and through this they fell in love. They got hitched in 1994, and not too long after that they welcomed two more children to the brood. They are still together all these years later and are each other’s best friends and rocks.

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Elin Nordegren

The Tiger Woods cheating scandal will never get old. Who can forget when he was found out to be having multiple affairs with different prostitutes. The couple has a bitter divorce in 2010 when the scandal broke out. Nordegren is now living with her two children.

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Priscilla Presley

One of the greatest stars of all time, Elvis the king met when, Priscilla, when she was only 14 years old, but they waited for another eight years until they got married. A few years later, they had a daughter Lisa Marie. Sadly, the once happy couple called it quits and divorced a few years before Elvis died in 1977. P will always hold the crown as one of the most famous celebrity wives.

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Brigitte Nielsen

Nielsen appeared in Rocky IV as Ivan Drago’s stone cold Russian wife. She met Stallone on set and sparks flew. However, after their marriage lasted as long as her movie career, and the short-lived relationship ended after just two years. She has been married five times and in a desperate bid for celebrity status has appeared on reality tv shows such as Celebrity Big Brother, however, this did not do her many favors.

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Calista Flockhart

Some celebrity wives are even celebrities themselves. Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford locked eyes at the 2002 Golden Globe Awards and it was love at first sight. They ended up getting married in 2010 and adopted a son a year later. The two are still very much in love, which is an incredible feat for celeb couples. They are also both successful in their own right, with Ford recently reappearing as Han Solo in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Flockhart taking a leading a role in the TV series Supergirl.

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Kim Mathers

Kim Mathers has been the subject of many of Eminem’s raps, spitting lyrics about her affair, substance abuse and being the mother of his daughter. The couple had a tumultuous relationship and after getting back together many times, eventually called it quits for good.

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Catherine Zeta Jones

Douglas married Catherine Zeta-Jones in 2000 when she was only 30 years old and he was already in his mid-50s. Age was no barrier for the two actors, they are happily married and they have two children together. After a cancer scare, Douglas pulled through with the support of his wife and kids.

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Lisa Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman and Lisa tied the knot in 1980 and have been happily married for nearly forty years! Lisa is his first wife, they have had four children together and Lisa is a stepmother to Dustin’s two daughters from his previous marriage. By Hook (mind the pun) or by crook they remain a strong family.

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Shakira Cain

Radiant beauty Shakira Caine, married Michael Caine in 1973, with a strong foundation of love that has weathered the years. Caine has reached incredible success as an actor, going on to win a couple of Academy Awards and through the trials and tribulations of Hollywood, they have remained each other’s best friend.

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Annette Benning

Bening has been married to Warren Beatty for 15 golden years, which is more than a lifetime by Hollywood standards. The couple has four kids and is an example to all famous couples of how marriage can be.

Cindy Crawford

Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford were an item, who knew? They were quite the power couple in the early 90’s. At this time, Crawford was in her early 20s and at the top of her modeling career. However, their marriage turned gray early like his hair. Gere remarried later with Carey Lowell another model, but he clearly didn’t have much luck with beautiful women as they also separated. Crawford married Rande Gerber in 1998, and they are still together. Crawford is one of the most well-known models of all-time.

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Maggie Johnson

Maggie married Clint Eastwood in 1953, and the two remained loyal for 31 years, after sadly separating in 1984. They have two children, Kyle and Alison Eastwood. During their marriage, Maggie was a successful model and Eastwood was a young hunky actor.

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Madonna

This Material Girl is the celebrity of all celebrity wives. Sean Penn and Madonna tied the knot in 1985 and were married for four years. The two remained friends ever since. Madonna most notably married Guy Ritchie with whom she had a son, Rocco, but they also separated.

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Susan Geston

Susan married Jeff Bridges in 1977 when she was working as a waitress where Bridges was filming Rancho Delux. The two love birds have remained happily hitched ever since and have three daughters together. Bridges won an Academy Award in 2010 for Crazy Heart.

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Kay Robertson

Duck Dynasty rose to the top of reality television ratings as soon as it hit TV screens. Not only did the show reach success, but the Robertson clan became famous overnight and so did their wives. Kay looks like she certainly enjoyed the perks of fame and looks very made up with her hair and makeup done and luxury dress on for a swanky awards show, compared to her swamp outfit.

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Lisa Robertson

Along with fame and fortune, comes scandal and straying and sadly Al (the one none bearded Robertson brother) admitted to cheating on his wife Lisa with a married woman, and she revealed that she also had an affair in the 90’s. They worked it all out and even wrote about it in a book, about the turbulent rollercoaster of their marriage and working to get it back on track.

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Korie Robertson

Willie is now an entrepreneur, CEO of Duck Commander, an author and successful business man. Safe to say he isn’t doing too bad for himself. His wife Korie has definitely aged well over the years, but we think that the rise to fame has definitely helped somewhat.

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Kim Basinger

Kim met Alec Baldwin on the set of The Marrying Man (appropriate title). The two hit it off and married in 1993, they then later had a daughter, Ireland. As most celebrity marriages do, theirs hit the rocks after nine years.  She was and still is a beauty.

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Brooke Shields

Another power couple from the 90’s popped up when tennis pro-Andre Agassi married actress Brooke Shields in 1997. However, Agassi struggled with substance abuse problems which led to the breakdown of their marriage after just two years.

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Joanne Woodward

Woodward was the second wife of the gorgeous heart-throb and Oscar-winning actor Paul Newman. They met in 1953 after acting together in The Long Hot Summer. Their marriage lasted for an incredible fifty years until Paul passed away in 2008. They had three children together and a wonderfully happy marriage.

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Diandra Luker

 

Michael Douglas and Diandra got married when he was 32 and she was only 19. Their marriage lasted a long time for Hollywood, and only after 23 years together they got a divorce. They share a son, Cameron. Diandra seemed to have benefitted from their divorce as she walked away with a whopping  $45 million.

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Talia Balsam

 

George Clooney was actually a married man before he claimed his status as Hollywood’s favorite bachelor. He and Talia Balsam got married in 1989, but the relationship ended after only four years. She remarried actor John Slattery (Mad Men), in 1998, and George Clooney famously finally gave up his bachelor title to marry human rights lawyer, Amal Clooney.

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Nicole Kidman

 

Before she married country music star Keith Urban, her and Tom Cruise were one of the hottest celeb couples. They met on the set of Days of Thunder, fell in love, got married and adopted two children together. Unfortunately, they parted ways in 2001. Tom Cruise went on to marry (and divorce) Katie Holmes, having a daughter, and Kidman married Urban and has two children with him.

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Rita Wilson

 

Tom Hanks is an Oscar-winning Hollywood favorite, always starring in one incredible movie after another. Rita and Tom have been happily married since 1988, sharing two sons together. Rita is known for her role in Brady Bunch. Since then she has worked in movies with hubby Hanks, and behind the scenes as a producer.

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Emma Thompson

Emma was once married to Kenneth Branagh! They were married from 1989 till 1995, and word on the street is that he cheated on her with Helena Bonham Carter. Ooh, the scandal! Today she’s married to Greg Wise, who you might recognize from The Crown, playing Prince Philip’s uncle. Emma has had a very successful career.

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Sarah Jessica Parker

Carrie is everyone’s favorite character in Sex & The City, but she actually got her big break in Footloose. Matthew Broderick known for Ferris Bueller and Parker have been happily married since 1997 and they have three children together.

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Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins rose to the top as Hollywood’s most politically active power couple. Both of them have had a string of box office smashes including The Client and Mystic River. The couple were together from 1988 until 2009 and have two sons together. Today, Sarandon is still very much involved with her political activism and acting.

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Demi Moore

Demi Moore is famous enough on her own, but her celebrity relationships are definitely noteworthy. She first married Bruce Willis and had three daughters. However, even though the pair split in 2000, they remain very close still today.  She was also married to hunky heart-throb Ashton Kutcher, who is now married to Mila Kunis and has two daughters. They were married in 2005 and divorced in 2013.

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Halle Berry

Halle Berry has had her fair share of films and fellas. She has appeared in a Bond movie, Swordfish, and X-Men. Her first marriage was to Atlanta Braves player David Justice but that broke apart after four years. In 2001, she married singer-songwriter Eric Benet. That also lasted for four years. She was in a long-term relationship model Gabriel Aubry with whom she had a daughter, and her most recent marriage was to Olivier Martinez which lasted just three years.

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Kelly Preston

John Travolta and Kelly Preston found love in 1987 when they starred alongside each other in The Experts. They married four years later and never looked back. They experienced a true tragedy when their son Jett, died in 2009.

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Livia Giuggioli

Livia met Colin Firth in 1997 and they were married shortly after. They had two sons, Luca and Matteo. After all this time, the couple is still going strong. She was right by his side when his lifetime of acting resulted in an incredible Oscar win for The King’s Speech in 2010.

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Melanie Griffith

Antonio Banderas married Melanie Griffith in 1996, just one year after meeting one another. Their marriage was famous for its ups and downs after it finally came to an unexpected end in 2015. They share a daughter together, Stella.

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Diahnne Abbot

Diahnne and Robert acted with each other in the well-loved film Taxi Driver. They got married in 1976 and lasted for 12 years. Diahnne also acted again with Robert in the 1983 film The King of Comedy, but after their divorce, she took a step away from acting.

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Camille Grammar

Kelsey Grammer was receiving acclaimed success from his TV show, Frasier when he married Playboy model Camille in 1997. They had two children together,  however, sadly their marriage came to an end in 2011. Camille is now notably a cast member of the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

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Maria Shriver

Maria Shriver was famously married to beefcake Arnold Schwarzenegger. She is also an Emmy award winner, served as the first lady of California and now she often presents the Today show.  Her marriage to Schwarzenegger famously broke down after news leaked that he had an illegitimate child with his cleaning staff.

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Lori Anne Allison

Lori only recently popped up out of the woodwork, when she testified for Johnny recently when he was accused of domestic violence against now ex-wife, Amber Heard.

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Robyn Moore

Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore met before fame and fortune got the better of him. He was an unknown actor and she was a struggling dental nurse. The couple has seven children together and were married for twenty-six years until they decided to divorce.

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Meg Ryan

Meg Ryan was the royal of romantic comedy and Dennis Quaid was a heart throb. The two actors fell in love on set in while shooting D.O.A. and got married in 1991. Ryan was his second wife. They sadly divorced ten years later. Dennis married again and had twins with Kimberly Buffington, but later they also divorced. Meg adopted a baby girl from China.

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Marilou York

Luke Skywalker met and married Marilou York, a doctor. The adorable couple has three children together. They have been happily married for over 38 years. Recently, Mark has returned as Luke Skywalker in the 7th installment of Star Wars.

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Elizabeth Shatner

William’s wife number four is Elizabeth Shatner, whom he married in 2001. Elizabeth and William co-wrote the song “Together” on his album Has Been.

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Geena Davis

Jeff Goldblum and Geena Davis met on set and even worked alongside each other on three different films. There was definitely sparks on set, and they pursued their attraction for one another. They got married in 1987, but unfortunately, their marriage only lasted three years. They both got remarried and are very happy.

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Micheline Roquebrune

The pair met in Morocco and got married in a wonderful ceremony in Casablanca. Both had been married before and had kids from their previous marriages.They are still happily married today. In 2008, Micheline said about her marriage in The Daily Mail, “When I met Sean, I knew I was taking on the whole package. Everyone wants him and I have to accept and understand that.”

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Lola Van Wagenen

Robert and Lola met in 1957 and married shortly after in 1958. They had four children together. Sadly their marriage lasted until 1985, and Redford got remarried to another woman in 2009. Robert later spoke about their divorce: “It was really hard. We were very young. I had my first theater job, which didn’t pay much.” Redford has stated that despite the split, they remained close and respect one another.

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Cindy Silva

Cindy Silva married Kevin Costner in 1978. However, the couple divorced in 1994, as fame got the better of him some have said. In 2004, Costner remarried model and handbag designer Christine Baumgartner.

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Pamela Anderson

Pam made it big with her red bathing suit in Baywatch. She has been married four times. First to Tommy Lee, who is the father of her two sons, then her next victim was Kid Rock, and then Rick Salomon twice for good luck. Even though her relationships don’t have much luck, she features in the latest remake of the Baywatch film alongside Zac Efron.

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Laura Deibel

Did you know that before Tim Allen met his first wife, Laura Deibel, he actually served 2 years in prison for drug trafficking? Shortly after being released for serving his time, he met Laura. They were together from 1984 until  2003 after 19 years of marriage. Even though they actually separated in 1999, the divorce was not finalised until 2003. Tim  remarried and had another child. Laura kept out of the public eye.

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Jenna Dewan Tatum

Jenna was backup dancer, and the two met in 2006 while filming the hit dance movie Step Up. The pair fell in love on set and said “I do” in 2009. Since marrying they have had a baby girl,  and she now has the starring role in TV show Supergirl. they sadly just split up, breaking everyone’s hearts.

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Elsa Pataky

Pataky  is most well known for acting in The Fast and the Furious movies. Hemsworth appeared in the Australian television show Home And Away. The two married during vacation in Indonesia in 2010 and are still going strong. Since getting married, Chris has starred in blockbusters such Thor, and Star Trek. Chris and Elsa’s daughter India Rose was born in 2012 and their twin sons, Sasha and Tristan, in 2014. Hemsworth relocated his family to his home country of Australia.

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Beth Ostrosky

 

Howard Stern made the romantic gesture of proposing to on Valentines day to Beth Ostrovsky in 2007 during his radio show. The two had been dating for 7 years. They tied the knot in October 2008 in New York City. Since marrying Ostrosky has written children’s books and focuses on volunteering for different organisations.

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Sinead Cusck

Jeremy Irons and  Sinéad met and married in 1978. Sinéad is Jeremy’s second wife, they have been married for almost 40 years and are happily in love. Sinead has received two Tony Award nominations, for Best Leading Actress in Much Ado About Nothing, and also for Best Featured Actress in Rock ‘n’ Roll. 

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Betsy Arakawa

Gene Hackman and his wife Betsy Arakawa are one of Hollywood’s greatest love stories. Betsy is Gene’s second wife. After Gene met Betsy they dated for seven years before officially getting married in 1991. They are still happily married and love their quiet life out of the limelight. Gene stated in an interview that he chose to not live the life of a movie star.

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Antonella Roccuzzo

Messi is said to have been besotted with Antonella from a young age. Antonella’s relationship with Leo blossomed after Messi returned to Rosario to console her following the death of a friend in 2007, but they kept their relationship private for years. Leo and Antonella famously married in June 2017 have two sons; aged one and four years. She recently launched her own line of footwear with Sofia Balbi, the wife of Luis Suarez.

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Georgina Rodriguez

Cristiano Ronaldo’s girlfriend met the superstar footballer in a Gucci store in Madrid in 2016, after working as a nanny. She is now expecting her first child with him and is launching her modeling career.

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