High Profile Celebrity Divorces
Rumours about serious problems in the couple’s relationship have been floating around for a while now. They started when Hrithik’s closeness to his 'Kites' co-star Barbara Mori triggered speculations of an affair, and that Suzanne moved out of
Suzanne has been missing from Hrithik's side for a while now, and even missed the family's Ganeshotsav celebrations.
There were also reports that the duo had filed for divorce and the necessary paperwork was ready. The confirmation came, with
Hrithik and Suzanne fell in love when they were teenagers and married in 2000, soon after the release of his debut movie 'Kaho Na Pyaar Hai'.
The couple have two young sons, Hrehaan, 7 and Hridhaan, 5.
Amrita Singh married actor Saif Ali Khan in October 1991. The couple divorced after 13 years of marriage and two kids, in 2004. The kids live with their mother.
Saif is now married to actress Kareena Kapoor. Amrita was 12 years elder to Saif.
Silvio Berlusconi, the former Italian prime minister, agreed to pay his estranged wife Veronica Lario 36 million euros as part of a divorce settlement reached late last year.
Lario, a former actress who was married to Berlusconi for more than 22 years, asked for a divorce from the billionaire in 2009, accusing him of having an affair with a 17-year-old girl.
News Corp Chief Executive Rupert Murdoch, this year, filed for divorce from his wife of 14 years, Wendi, seeking to end a marriage that had been irretrievably broken for more than six months, according to his spokesman. Murdoch, 82, married the
The divorce filing, which was sealed, comes just days before News Corp is to split into two companies, one containing its entertainment assets and the other holding its publishing business. Murdoch, who Forbes says is worth $9.4 billion, is to be
Supermodel and "Project Runway" TV host Heidi Klum and British singer Seal separated after seven years of marriage, a parting the pair termed amicable in a statement. The German-born Klum and Seal have four children.
"While we have enjoyed seven very loving, loyal and happy years of marriage, after much soul-searching we have decided to separate. We have had the deepest respect for one another throughout our relationship and continue to love each other very much
Jennifer Aniston married Hollywood star Brad Pitt in 2000, but the marriage ended in divorce in 2005 following reports that Pitt had been unfaithful to Aniston with another Hollywood mega-star, Angelina Jolie. Aniston rose to Hollywood stardom while
The separation came 4.5 years after the pair’s storybook wedding. They were married in a lavish wedding on July 29, 2000, on a Malibu estate overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Some 200 people attended the ceremony, which included four bands, a gospel
British actress and model Elizabeth Hurley's four-year marriage to Indian businessman Arun Nayar ended in divorce in 2011. The couple was granted the divorce by a district judge at the High Court's Family Division in London, according to the Press
The grounds given for the divorce was Nayar's "unreasonable behavior." Hurley dated British actor Hugh Grant for more than a decade and has a child from a relationship with film producer Steve Bing.
Denise Richards filed for divorce from Charlie Sheen in 2005. Sheen was accused of assaulting Richards, a former James Bond girl.
Richards divorced the troubled actor in 2005 but says that she has learnt to accept him the way he is, for the sake of their children Lola and Sam. "I keep it about the kids and I think it's important for them to see us get along and I've learned to
Kamal Haasan was first married to Vani Ganapathy and divorced her after a decade to marry Sarika, a popular national award-winning Bollywood actress. Kamal and Sarika together have two children, Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan.
Sarika separated from Kamal after 17 years of being together.
Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise and actress Katie Holmes settled their divorce in 2012, taking less than two weeks to end a nearly six-year marriage that captivated the world and prompted questions about raising their daughter in the Church of
Holmes' marriage to Cruise was her first. Cruise had been married twice previously to actresses Mimi Rogers and Nicole Kidman, with whom he adopted two children. Both those marriages ended in divorce.
U.S. pop star Madonna and British film director Guy Ritchie divorced in 2008, ending nearly eight years of marriage and months of tabloid speculation over their relationship. The couple have a son, Rocco, who was several months old on their wedding
Madonna also has a daughter named Lourdes, born in 1996, from the pop singer's relationship with fitness trainer Carlos Leon. She was married once before, to actor Sean Penn, in the 1980s.
Film star Aamir Khan and his wife, Reena Dutta, divorced in 2002. They decided to separate because of "temperamental differences", the petition said. Aamir and Reena, who got married on April 18, 1986, have been living separately since October 2001
Aamir Khan is currently married to Kiran Rao.
Son of renowned actors Sunil and Nargis Dutt, Sanjay Dutt, married actress Richa Sharma in 1986. She died of brain tumor in 1988 and the couple have a daughter, named Trishala.
His second marriage with model Rhea Pillai in 1998 did not last too long as they divorced in 2005. He is currently married to Manyata and they have twin babies -- a boy named Shahraan and a girl named Iqra.
Arnold Schwarzenegger was recently quoted in an interview in Germany's top-selling newspaper saying he's still in love with his estranged wife, Maria Shriver. Schwarzenegger is cited as saying "we're not fighting any war: I still hope for
The couple separated in May, and Shriver filed for divorce in 2011, after Schwarzenegger admitted to an affair with the family's housekeeper, Mildred Baena, which resulted in a son, Joseph.
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