Age is just a number, especially in Hollywood! Many of our favorite celebrities are married to or are dating other celebs that vastly differ in age than they are. Some of these age gaps are pretty shocking and others aren’t necessarily so surprising. Either way, celebrities just keep proving that age really is just a number.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy
Mary-Kate Olsen surprised the media when she went public with Olivier Sarkozy in 2012. The two share a 17 year age difference and were married in 2015 after almost 3 years of dating. Mary-Kate, 29 years old, and Olivier, 46, had an indoor Manhattan wedding that included “bowls and bowls” of cigarettes for their guests. Seems sort odd, right? Olivier has two children from a previous marriage and this was Mary-Kate’s first walk down the aisle.
Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble
After Kris Jenner is 25 years older than her new boy-toy, Corey Gamble. The couple started dating after Kris split from Bruce and have been together for 2 years. This past September, the couple were spotted in Italy showing off some flashy new jewels on their left-hand ring fingers. Kris, 60 years old, and Corey, 35, are rumored to have gotten secretly married but haven’t confirmed or denied the allegations just yet. Allegedly, Corey can’t stand the most popular Kardashian, Kim, but Kimmy K wants them to tie the knot as soon as possible.
Steven Tyler and Aimee Ann Preston
Rockstars get all of the chics, don’t they? Steven Tyler reportedly began a relationship with his longtime assistant, Aimee Ann Preston, back in 2014 when they were spotted in Maui together. Aimee is 40 years younger than Steven- he is 67 years old and she is 28. Rumors have recently began circulating that the surprising couple are engaged, but the Aerosmith rocker denies that these claims are true. Aimee is older than only one of Steven’s children and 11 years younger than his most famous daughter, Liv Tyler. The couple now live together in Los Angeles.
Tony Bennett and Susan Crow
Tony Bennett met New York City schoolteacher, Susan Crow, in the late 80’s. Susan is 34 years younger than the music star and were together for 26 years before tying the knot in 2007. Tony will turn 90 years old next August and Susan, who was initially thought to be only 50, is actually 56 years old. Tony has 4 children, all adults now, from a previous marriage. Susan claims that Tony is the type of partner who is romantic everyday, and you what? We wouldn’t expect to hear anything less!
Mick Jagger and Melanie Hamrick
Mick Jagger always had an eye for the ladies and we certainly see why he chose Melanie Hamrick. 29 year old Melanie is 43 years younger Mick! The rockstar met the prima-ballerina in 2014 and they immediately starting dating. It was recently confirmed that the couple are pregnant and are expecting their new bundle of joy to arrive in January 2017. Mick is currently 73 years old and this will be his eighth child. He also has five grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
Holland Taylor and Sarah Paulson
Sarah Paulson is completely smitten with her partner of over a year, Holland Taylor. The two talented women have an age difference of 32 years – Paulson is 41 and Taylor is 73. Sarah has consistently dated older women before her relationship with the award-winning Holland Taylor. She was engaged to Tracy Letts at one point (who is nine years older than she is), and was in a seven year relationship with actress Cherry Jones (18 years older than she is). The couple met online, over social media.
Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones
Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones have been married for 15 years now. Michael is 25 years her senior and the couple have two children together. Michael and Catherine had stood the test of time in their relationship and have overcome many difficult hurdles that could tear a marriage apart. Catherine was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and Michael survived throat cancer with the help of his wife. According to the inspirational pair, they came Cate’s mental illness and Michael’s health scare brought them closer and stronger.
Melania and Donald Trump
Donald and Melania Trump share an age gap of 24 years. Donald married Melania when he was 58 years old and it was his third marriage. He met Melania when he was still married to his first wife Ivanna, but the two didn’t start dating until 1997 and were than married in 2005. Melania gave birth to Baron Trump a year in 2005 and well, the rest is history. Since the election results, more than 100,000 New Yorkers want Melania to leave the city and cohabitate with her husband in the White House. By remaining in New York, it will cost tax payers $1 million a day to provide her with security.
Richard Sachs and Ashley Olsen
Another Olsen twin is dating a man much older than her! Ashley currently coupled up with Richard Sachs, an international financier, who is 28 years her senior. Ashley, 30 years old, and Richard, 58 years old, currently went on their first holiday vacation together in St. Barts. Their romance is a fairly new one, but Ashley has already introduced Richard to her sister Mary-Kate and had their first double-date at a New York Knicks game. It looks like older men is just one of the many things these fashionista twins have in common.
Richard Gere and Alejandre Silva
Richard Gere is a stunning 33 years older than his socialite girlfriend, Alejandra Silva. Richard is 66 and Alejandra is 33; the Chicago actor is reported to be rushing his divorce proceedings to Carey Lowell to free to wed his new lady love. The divorce is said to be costing the estranged pair almost $250 million! Silva has also been working on finalizing her own divorce to her estranged husband, and is prepared to marry Richard. The couple are currently shacking up at Gere’s place in New York.
Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall
Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall are the one of the newest celebrity couples to prove age doesn’t matter after all. The couple has a 25 year age gap between them, but that hasn’t stopped them from walking down the aisle. They were married in March of 2016 after a two month engagement and the celebration included all of Murdoch’s children were present. Jerry, the former wife of Mick Jagger, is 60 years old and the media powerhouse is now 85.
Billy Joel and Alexis Roderick
The 33 year age gap between Billy Joel and his new bride Alexis Roderick hasn’t stopped them from boarding the baby train! The couple welcomed a new baby girl, Della rose, in 2015 despite their large age difference. The couple met in 2009 and were married in 2015. They reportedly began a platonic relationship that developed into a romantic one after meeting at a New York restaurant. The ceremony was a grand surprise, that took place at Joel’s private estate on the 4th of July. This is Billy’s 4th marriage.
Ronnie Wood and Sally Humphreys
Sally Humphreys and Ronnie Wood began dating in 2012 and were married that same year. Ronnie is 31 years older than his female counterpart, who owns and operates her own theater production company. At the age of 69, Ronnie is now a new father to twins with his 38 year old beauty this past May. The couple first met when the Rolling Stones guitarist was still married to his second wife, Jo, and Sally was managing Mick Jagger’s son at her production company. It wasn’t until 4 years after his divorce that the lovebirds became a hot and heavy item. Since marrying Ronnie, Sally is now a grandmother to 8 children.
Louise Ford and Rowan Atkinson
English comedian, Rowan Atkinson, and his girlfriend of two years, Louise Ford, have a 28 year age gap between the two of them. Rowan, 60 years old, and Louise, who is 38, just moved in together and are shacking up at Rowan’s London home. The big move comes just a few short weeks after Mr. Bean’s divorce was finalized from his wife of 24 years, Sunetra Sastry. It’s highly suspected that Atkinson and Ford’s romance blossomed while he was still married. The couple only went public with their relationship after the divorce between Sastry and Atkinson was formally announced.
Rose Huntington-Whitely and Jason Statham
Probably the hottest couple on our list, Jason Statham and Rose Huntington-Whitely have an age difference of 20 years. They’ve been dating for 6 years, since 2010, and recently became engaged this past January, in 2016. The pair met by chance – Rosie was supposed to meet Guy Ritchie for an evening out and Jason was invited to tag along. After,Guy decided to bail on the night, Jason and Rosie were left to their own devices and became attached at the hip. Although they haven’t began making wedding arrangements just yet, they are considering starting a family.
Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart
Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford were dating for 8 years before they finally said “I do.” The couple met in 2002 and were married in 2010, with their age difference of 33 years never causing them to think twice. Harrison surprised Calista by proposing on Valentine’s Day in 2009 and planned to marry in New Mexico, where the actor was filming Cowboys and Aliens. Together, they raise Calista’s adopted son Liam. This is Harrison Ford’s third marriage and Calista Flockhart’s first, and she is now step-mother to his 4 children from a previous marriage.
Doug Hutchinson and Courtney Stodden
The Green Mile actor, Doug Hutchinson, met Courtney Stodden over the internet when she was 16… and they were immediately married. The controversial couple have an age gap of 34 years, but that’s least interesting thing about them. Courtney drastically changed her appearance with the help of plastic surgery and Doug’s family has disowned him for marrying the “child bride.” Now, Doug is 55 and Courtney is 21. The couple are reportedly pregnant with their first child. If you haven’t googled these two, we highly suggest you do.
Kelsey Grammer and Kayte Walsh
Kelsey Grammer married his fourth wife, Kayte Walsh, in 2011. Walsh is 25 years younger than Grammer and they are now expecting their third child together. Since the couple’s marriage, Camille Grammer (Kelsey’s third wife and Real Housewives star), has verbally attacked Kayte and her ex-husband in the media. Camille has spoken poorly about Kelsey’s, uh, “manhood” and details the privacy of their finances and divorce proceedings. At least Kayte and Kelsey seem happy!
Stephen Fry and Elliot Spencer
Stephen Fry and Elliot Spencer are match in made in celebrity Heaven. The two men share an age difference of 30 years and were married in January of 2015. Stephen has opened up about his 28 year old husband stating that he “saved his life” and made him a “changed man.” The couple has addressed the public’s disapproval of their age gap and replied with the equivalent of a middle finger. They were engaged for 11 days before deciding on a private, civil ceremony. They now live in Norfolk together.
Aaron and Sam Taylor-Johnson
Aaron and Sam Taylor-Johnson met on the set of Nowhere Boy in 2009 and have been together ever since. The couple have a 23 year age difference; Aaron is now 25 years old and Sam is 49. They were married in 2012 and have two daughters together. Aaron says about their relationship, “I don’t notice it now – we just instinctively gel … People who know me call me Benjamin Button – they think I’m an old soul and she’s a young soul.” Sam Taylor-Johnson is now the most commercially successful director in Hollywood, thanks to a little film Fifty Shades of Grey.
Woody Allen and Soon Yi Previn
We’re sure you’ve heard this tale to the point that it’s a broken record, but let’s frank. Woody and Soon Yi have the most infamous age gap story on this side of Mars! In case you’ve been living under a rock, Soon Yi was the adopted daughter of Mia Farrow, Woody Allen’s partner for over 10 years, and when the two split Soon Yi and Woody got together. The couple are 35 years apart and have been married since 1997. But hey, they’re still going strong!
Dick Van Dyke and Arlene Silver
Arlene Silver is 46 years younger than television legend, Dick Van Dyke. Arlene is a Hollywood make-up artist who first met Van Dyke at the 2006 SAG Awards; he simply walked over to his future wife and introduced himself. It was immediate fireworks, despite the age difference. Dick Van Dyke is now 90 years old and Arlene is 44, and she claims everyday with her older husband is like having a “second childhood.” The couple were married in 2012 after considering how the age gap would effect the success of their union. They just celebrated their 4th anniversary this past May.
Paige Butcher and Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy first went publc with Australian actress, Paige Butcher, in 2012. Paige is 18 years Eddie’s junior and gave Eddie his 9th child this past May. It’s the first baby for the couple who have yet to announce if they have plans to marry. Since Eddie’s last media scandal, concerning Scary Spice and a paternity test, the comedy actor has kept a low profile and a laid-back personal life. Paige refrains from using social media platforms in order to secure the couple’s privacy.
Jeff Goldblum and Emilie Livingston
For Jeff Goldblum, maybe third time really is a charm? The Independence Day actor is 30 years older than his gymnast wife, who he married in 2014. Jeff was 62 and Emilie was 31 at the time of their nuptials, and the couple have one child together, a boy named Charlie Ocean. The couple are occassionally spotted out in public together, keeping a low profile. One thing is for certain though, when they are spotted out in the streets they still can’t keep their hands off of each other.
Annette Benning and Warren Beaty
Annette Benning and Warren Beaty have been together so long, that we’ve forgotten they even have an age difference! The power couple met on the set of Bugsy back in 1991 and have been inseperable ever since. Their 21 year age gap hasn’t become between them yet, and it probably never will (knock on wood). After 25 years, the couple have 4 children together. Warren Beaty is the ultimate bachelor who got swept off his feet by one special woman.
Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Thomas
Alec Baldwin married his yoga instructor, Hilaria Thomas, after just one year of dating. The couples have an age difference of 26 years. Hilaria and Alec moved in together after 6 months of dating, but the former yogi admites that their courtship wasn’t a whirlwind romance. The couple didn’t kiss until they had been seeing each other for 6 weeks! All is well that ends well though, and the beautiful couple now have three children together. Hilaria is now 32 and Alec turned 58 this past April.
Bruce Willis and Emma Heming
Emma Heming and Bruce Willis have been married since 2009. Bruce is 23 years her senior and Emma is his second wife. The English model met the Die Hard actor at the gym and fell in love immediately after their first date. Emma and Bruce had two wedding ceremonies; a civil ceremony to make it legal and a spiritual ceremony with family and friends at Willis’ home in Parrot Cay. Emma is now 37 and Bruce is 60. The couple have two children together, Evelyn and Mabel.