Most expensive divorces
Mel Gibson and Robyn - After 28 years of marriage, Mel Gibson's wife has filed for divorce. People.com reports that the actor could cough up to USD 500 million as settlement to his ex-wife. This divorce is touted as one of the most expensive Hollywood divorces in recent times.
In Photo: Actor Mel Gibson and his wife attend the 69th Annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, CA.
In photo: Musician Neil Diamond arrives at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.
In photo: Honoree Michael Jordan with wife Juanita.
In photo: Director Steven Spielberg and his wife Amy Irving attend a Starlight Foundation benefit gala in Los Angeles, CA. The Foundation grants wishes and provides diversionary
entertainment services to children who are critically, chronically, or terminally ill.
Harrison Ford and Melissa Mathison - This couple got hitched in 1983 and divorced 11 years later. At the time of their marriage, Ford was making around USD 20 million per movie. They settled their divorce at USD 85 million.
In photo: Actor Harrison Ford and his wife Melissa Mathison attend a benefit screening of 'Six Days and Seven Nights' June 11, 1998 in New York City. Ford and his wife, screenwriter Melissa Mathison, announced that they have separated after 17 years of marriage.
Kevin Costner and Cindy Silva - Theirs is a love story that started in school. After 16 years of marriage, they bid adieu with Cindy walking away with USD 80 Million.
In photo: Academy Award winning actor Kevin Costner poses with wife Cindy Costner March 25, 1991 in Los Angeles, CA. The Academy Awards are the foremost national film awards in the US and are given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for excellence in the creation and production of motion pictures.
In photo: Linda Hamilton with James Cameron arriving at the 55th Golden Globe Awards
Michael Douglas and Diandra - She was 19 and he was in his thirties when they first met. However, love lost its sheen after 21 years of marriage and they went their separate ways. She netted USD 45 million in the settlement.
In photo: Producer Diandra Douglas arrives for dinner in honor of fashion designer Valentino August 8, 2001 at Flanigan restaurant in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
In photo: Singer/composer Lionel Richie and his wife Diane attend the United States Veterans Gala February 22, 2002 in Beverly Hills, CA. The US Veterans Gala honors America's heroes and recognizes the outstanding work of the United States Veteran's Initiative.
In photo: Jerry Hall and Mick Jagger 1983 in Paris. Jerry Hall just gave an interview to a UK celebrity magazine where she reveals that 'Mick Jagger's cheating was painful, she will never have a face lift, is a fan of Ayurvedic treatments and finds reality TV disgusting'.
Sunday, April 26, 2009
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