Till death do us part. A phrase that symbolises the eternal union. But it would seem that for certain stars, the binds of mariage are not so sacred, when you look at how quickly they have divorced…and this despite the costly, bling bling weddings and honeymoons !
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries
Do you remember. It was in 2011. The infamous Kim Kardashian got married, with all the frills, to basketball player Kris Humphries. But after 72 days, married life got the better of the couple, driving them to divorce for irreconcilable differences. This is the official version, as the young beauty later admitted to having cheated on the basketball player with rapper Kanye West, with whom she is currently.
Britney Spears and Jason Alexander
In 2004, singer Britney Spears, the idol of all young girls, married Jason Alexander in a Las Vegas chapel open 24 hours. The wedding, which made all the headlines, was to be annuled 55 hours later at Britney’s request despite the amorous feelings of Jason. According to the latter, it was Britney’s team that forced her into tying the knot.
Jennifer Lopez and Cris Judd The singer married her dance coach en 2001. He had directed her on the clip ‘Love Don’t Cost A Thing’. After 9 months, the love story came to an end and divorce ensued in July 2002. It would seem that the latina has some difficulties keeping her husbands. Hard being Jennifer’s other half ? This is what was pretexted by Cris Judd in anay case, for whom it was difficult to manage the media pressure.
Nicolas Cage and Lisa Marie Presley A birthday, a meeting, and a case of love at first sight in 1999, before a wedding between Nicolas cage and the daughter of the King 3 years later. But after 4 months of marriage, the whirlwind romance came to an end with a divorce at the request of Nicolas Cage. The latter, just like Lisa Marie Presley, wasn’t on his first marriage either !
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Esposito The film star heartthrob who melts many a girls heart, proposed to Jennifer Esposito in October 2006. 4 months after the ceremony, the fairytale romance came to an end by joint agreement. Left with a bitter taste in her mouth, Jennifer Esposito had her revenge in her book ‘Jennifer’s Way’ where she writes of her express marriage with the actor and accuses him of being « a distant and cold manipulator » .
Drew Barrymore and Tom Green Drew Barrymore is an expert in short lived marriages ! After just one month of marriage with a barman, 13 years her elder, the star marries Tom Green in 2001, only to seperate 5 months later. Where is the love in all that ?!
Pamela Anderson and Rick Salomon The star of Baywatch can catch many a man in her net, but doesn’t keep them for very long. After 4 months with Kid Rock with whom she had a complicated relationship, It’s Rick Salomon’s turn in October 2007 to be enticed into her net. Well, for 2 months at least before remarrying in 2014 and divorcing in 2015.
Renée Zellweger and Kenny Chesney Does Renée Zellweger resemble the film heroines she incarnates by any chance ? A Bridget Jones, unhappy in love ? 2005, Big showbiz surprise for the star who marries a country music star on the island of Saint John. It would seem though that country music isn’t her thing after all. 4 months later the two lovebirds seperate.
Carmen Electra and Dennis Rodman Pinup Carmen, also heroine of the TV series Baywatch, lived a fairytale romance with Dennis Rodman, the badboy of US basketball. Direction Las Vegas for a n express wedding in November 1998 but the beautiful Carmen is soon fed up with her husband’s escapades. The final bell sounds 5 months later.
Eddie Murphy and Tracey Edmonds After 7 years of marriage to his ex partner Nicole, Eddie Murphy remarries in January 2008 with Tracey Edmonds in Bora Bora. Romantic decor in a paradise setting didnt stop the couple announcing their separation 14 days later ! A shorter than short honeymoon that was !