15 Hollywood Couples Who Have Stayed Married For Above 12 Years Despite a Huge Gap
It is said marriages are made in heaven, while in today’s age, that may be an overstatement, there are several couples who have shown marriages do work. There is still a commitment and the long-lasting promise to the words, “To have and to hold, in sickness and in health”. If you thought marriage means little to celebrities who change their partners at the drop of a hat, there are quite a few celebrity couples who will prove you wrong even more so because of their huge age gaps. Take a look at these 15 celebrities with large age gaps who are still committed to each other through the bond of marriage.
1Beyoncé and Jay-Z, age gap-12 years
These two famous singers don’t need any introduction. Everyone knows Beyonce from her days with Destiny’s Child. When Jay-Z was 33, Beyonce was only 21. The couple began dating in 2002 and married in 2008. Even after 17 years together, the couple is still going strong and has three kids together.
2Donald and Melania Trump, age gap-24 years
Well, you have to give this couple their credit due. President Donald Trump met Melania when she was working as a model. He was 52 and she was then Melania Krauss and just 28. The age gap of 24 years didn’t bother them much and they married in 2005. They have been together for 20 years and good for Melania for sticking on because today she is now the First Lady.
3Warren Beatty and Annette Bening, age gap-21 years
Warren Beatty has dated many women in his time, but it seems he met his lifelong partner in Annette Bening whom he met in 1990. The couple got married a year later and though there is an age gap of 21 years, they are still going strong even after 29 years.
4Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness, age gap-22 years
Hugh Jackman our very own favorite X-man met his lifelong partner in Deborra Lee who was 13 years older than him. Hugh was just 23 when Deborra was 40 but he didn’t seem to mind. They met in 1995 and have been married ever since. They are undoubtedly one of the strongest married couples in Hollywood being together for 24 years.
5Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart, age gap-22 years
Here is another Hollywood couple that really deserves credit for being together for 16 years. They met in 2002 at the Golden Globe Award ceremony and after an 8-year courtship married in 2010. Their marriage has been going strong for 17 years.