Celebrities spend their lives in the limelight. And this involves otherwise private things like dating and marriage. So when a celebrity starts dating someone a lot younger or a lot older than themselves the internet stops and gapes for a while. But, love doesn’t stop for age differences.
Here are 10 married celebrities with huge age gaps.
1. Jeff Goldblum and Emily Livingston – 31 year age difference
Everyone knows actor Jeff Goldblum. With movies like Jurassic Park, Jurassic World, and The Grand Budapest Hotel under his belt, Goldblum is a huge Hollywood star. But in recent years the actor has been gaining notoriety for his personal life. In 2014, the 62-year-old married 31-year-old Emily Livingston. The 31 year age gap between the two created huge ripples in the media.
2. Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy – 17 year age difference
When young women marry older men society assumes it’s for their money. But that isn’t always the case. As a child actor and current fashion mogul, Mary-Kate Olsen is independently wealthy. She and her sister have a net worth of $400 million. Not to mention a fashion empire worth $1 billion. So when 28-year-old Mary-Kate married 45-year-old Olivier Sarkozy in 2015, fans were shocked at the 17 year age difference.
3. Sam Taylor-Wood and Aaron Johnson – 24 year age difference
Despite the stereotypes, it isn’t always older men chasing after younger women. They were first introduced on set when she was 42 and he was just 18 years old. In case you’re wondering that’s a 24 year age gap. The couple tied the knot in 2013 4 years later. And while they have to put up with a lot of criticism from the media the two are still happily married and in love.
4. Ellen Degeneres and Portia De Rossi – 15 year age difference
Actor Portia De Rossi is most famous for being married to comedian and television show host Ellen Degeneres. One of the first LGBTQ couples to get married in the United States Ellen was 50 years old at the time while Portia was 35 years old. The two are continually in the spotlight and after 10 years of marriage still deeply in love.
5. Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Baldwin – 26 year age difference
Alec Baldwin is popularly known for his roles in The Cooler and Glengarry Glen Ross. But heads turned when he married his 28-year-old partner in 2012. The actor was 54 years old at the time. While his wife has spoken out about how the 26 year age difference bothered her at the start of their relationship the two have since been happily married.
6. Matt Bomer and Simon Halls – 13 year age difference
The handsome actor and model has starred in hit films like American Horror Story and Magic Mike. As well as, played the lead as Neal Caffrey in the popular series White Collar. While Bomer kept his marriage on the down low for over 6 years since he was in the closet. He went public in 2017. And fans were surprised to know his husband – Simon Halls – was 13 years his senior.
7. Hugh Jackman and Deborra Lee Furness – 13 year age difference
Hugh Jackman aka Wolverine and Australian actress Deborra Furness have been married for over 2 decades. And Hugh happens to be 13 years younger than his wife.
8. George Clooney and Amal Clooney – 16 year age difference
The internet went crazy when the 52-year-old Clooney proposed to his 36-year-old girlfriend in 2014. And from her fashion looks to her success as a lawyer and humanitarian – the public has been obsessed with Amal Clooney since.
9. Donald and Melania Trump – 26 year age difference
The President and First Lady share a 26 year age gap. The two first met at a nightclub in 1998, tying the knot in 2005.
10. Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo – 10 year age difference
Victoria Secret Model Behati Prinsloo and singer-actor Adam Levine have been married since 2014 with him 10 years her senior.