Celebrities are always getting divorced. Or that’s how it seems. The limelight shines bright, their lives are under abnormal scrutiny, and the nature of their business drives them apart. It also provides a much higher degree of freedom. Getting divorced doesn’t come with common folk barriers. The rest of us have about a 40 percent divorce rate, while famous people probably have a 50 percent rate of divorce. But then non-celeb marriage is, more often than not, cash strapped; resulting in one out of five average American married people saying they would opt out of marriage, if only it wasn’t financially debilitating.
And sometimes couples defy the odds and live happily ever after. Most marriages aren’t fairy tale endings. Here are some high profile matches to celebrate. Some through thick and thin and others through happiness, actually.
Let’s see how they looked then – and get a peek at how they look now.
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick
Aww! Sarah Jessica Parker and Mathew Broderick looked absolutely adorable then.