Have a look at these celebrity couples you probably forgot were once married. Why some of them got married in the first place is beyond us. Regardless, enjoy your trip down memory lane.
1. Brooke Shields and Andre Agassi
This pairing made no sense to us then and we are still wondering how they got hitched to one another to date. The tennis star, Agassi, and actress, Brooke Shields, tied nuptials in 1997. Unfortunately, two years down the line, they parted ways and got divorced. Currently, Brooke is happily married to producer Chris Henchy. They have two daughters, Rowan and Grier. Meanwhile, Agassi is wed to a former tennis player, Steffi Graf; they have a son, Jaden, and a daughter, Jaz.
2. Nicolas Cage and Lisa Marie Presley
Before her marriage to Nicolas Cage from 2002 to 2004, Lisa was already married twice. Nicolas also had a failed marriage with Patricia Arquette from 1995 to 2001 before tying the knot with Lisa. The actor is currently in a relationship with Alice Kim, the mother of his child, Kal-El.
3. Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Esposito
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Esposito were married from December 2006 to November 2007. It was way before Bradley got his big break in Hollywood. Since then, Bradley has had the distinct honor of dating pretty maidens such as Renee Zellweger, Zoe Saldana, Suki Waterhouse and Irina Shayk. On the other hand, Jennifer settled down with the British model, Louis Dowler, in November 2014.
4. Helen Hunt and Hank Azaria
The pair exchanged wedding vows in 1999. 17 months later in 2000, they decided to part ways. Hank is now happily married to actress, Katie Wright, and they even have a son together named Hal. Meanwhile, Helen has been romantically involved with producer, Matthew Carnahan, since 2001.
5. Jennifer Garner and Scott Foley
The wedlock of Jennifer Garner and Scott Foley lasted for 4 years from 2000 to their split in 2004. Jennifer Garner moved on soon after and married Ben Affleck in 2005. Although they called it quits in 2015, the duo still shares the responsibilities of being parents to three children, Violet, Seraphina and Samuel. Scott Foley would later find his match in Marika Dominczyk. They got hitched in 2007 and are proud parents to three children, Malina, Keller, and Konrad.
6. Elisabeth Moss and Fred Armisen
The actress and the comedian tied the knot in 2009. Unfortunately, their marriage headed for a divorce in 2011. Previously, Fred was married to the songwriter, Sally Timms, from 1998 to 2004. Neither of the duos has remarried since their amicable split.
7. Madonna and Sean Penn
Madonna and Sean Penn were truly a power couple back in the day. They were married from 1985 to 1989. After the split, Madonna wed filmmaker, Guy Ritchie, in 2000, but that marriage too didn’t stand the test of time. Sean Penn was married to Robin Wright in 1996 and they divorced in 2010.
8. Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum
Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum were an item from 1987 till 1990. Before his wedlock to Geena, Jeff was in a marriage with Patricia Gaul from 1980 to 1986. He currently confides in his wife, Emilie Livingston, an Olympic gymnast; they have a son, Charlie Ocean, together. Geena is currently married to the plastic surgeon, Reza Jarrachy, and they are the proud parents of three children, Alizeh and twins, Kian and Kaiis.
9. Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovett
Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovett were married from 1993 to 1995. Their short-lived marriage failed to offer any offspring. The actress is now romantically involved with the cameraman, Danny Moder, and they have three kids together, twins, Hazel and Phinnaeus, and son, Henry. Meanwhile, Lyle Lovett is currently engaged to April Kimble.
10. Jennifer Lopez and Cris Judd
Much to the surprise of many, Jennifer married a dancer, Cris, in 2001. Unfortunately, their relationship wouldn’t last for long; they split by 2003. Jennifer was most recently married to singer, Marc Anthony. They were married from 2004 to 2014. During the marriage, Jennifer bore twins, Max and Emme. Cris is happily married to Kelly A. Wolfe. They even have a daughter together named, Vivienne.
11. Renee Zellweger and Kenny Chesney
Kenny Chesney’s short-lived marriage to Renne Zellweger lasted for a few months. Only three months in on their wedding, the couple parted ways in September 2005. Renee is currently in a relationship with blues musician, Doyle Bramhall II. Kenny has remained unmarried since then.
12. Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson
Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson were the envy of many when they married in 2008. Regrettably, their union was annulled in 2011. Scarlett now shares a child, Rose Dorothy, with her husband, Romain Dauriac. Meanwhile, Ryan Reynolds is married to the gorgeous Blake Lively. They became parents in 2014 when Blake gave birth to their daughter, James.
13. Drew Barrymore and Tom Green
This marriage definitely had us shaking our heads in amusement. Their marriage lasted for only five months from July 2001 to December 2001. Drew Barrymore now lives with her partner, Will Kopelman, and their two children, Olive and Frankie. Tom hasn’t remarried since the split.
14. Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford
Back when they were together, Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford were the favorites of the paparazzi. They were married in 1991. Four years later in 1995, the duo headed for splitsville. Cindy is currently hitched to Rande Gerber. They live together in harmony with their children, son, Presley, and daughter, Kaia.
15. Angelina Jolie and Jonny Lee Miller
Long before marrying the gorgeous Brad Pitt, Angelina was married to Jonny Lee Miller. Their marriage lasted from 1996 to 1999. Jonny is currently married to Michele Hicks and they share the responsibilities of being parents to a son, Buster. Angelina shares six kids with Brad and they are Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, and twins Knox and Vivienne.
16. Dermot Mulroney and Catherine Keener
The pair was hitched from 1990 to 2007, during which, they became parents to a son, Clyde. Dermot is currently married to Tharita Catulle and they have two daughters together, Mabel and Sally. Catherine hasn’t jumped on the marriage bandwagon since her split to Dermot.
17. Tom Cruise and Mimi Rogers
Mimi Rogers has the distinct honor of being Tom’s first wife. Their marriage lasted for three years from 1987 to 1990. After seeing his marriage to both Nicole Kidman (1990-2001) and Katie Holmes (2006-2012) fail, Tom is currently unmarried. Mimi has settled well with Christopher Ciaffa. They are parents to two children, Lucy and Charlie.
18. Uma Thurman and Gary Oldman
Gary Oldman had the pleasure of being married to Uma Thurman for two years from 1990 to 1992. Uma has two children, Maya and Levon, with Ethan Hawke, who she married in 1998. They filed for divorce in 2005. Gary was most recently married to Alexandra Edenborough. Although they filed for divorce in 2015, they continue to raise their two sons, Gulliver and Charlie.