Age is just a number! These star couples have surprisingly big age gaps of more than a decade. See just how many years are between
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo, Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds and more celebrity pairs.
Sir Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell: 38 years
The Star Trek actor and Ozell have been married since 2013. Stewart — who is also five years older than his wife’s dad — once joked that his father-in-law “rings me up and says, ‘Hey son, it’s your father here!’”
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Sam Taylor-Johnson and Aaron Taylor-Johnson: 23 years
Dating his boss worked out just fine for the Avengers actor: he met Sam when she directed him in 2009’s Nowhere Boy. They now have two children.
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Solange Knowles and Alan Ferguson: 22 years
They might be two decades apart, but Knowles and her director husband are on the same page creatively: the couple have worked together on her music videos
Camila Morrone and Leonardo DiCaprio: 22 years older
The Wolf on Wall Street star is known for dating younger women, however, Marrone is not just another fling. A source told Us on April 5, 2018 that they’re “getting really serious.”
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Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo: 10 years
She will be loved. The Maroon 5 frontman and the Victoria’s Secret model tied the knot at Flora Farms in Los Cabos, Mexico, in 2014.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds: 11 years
Costar couple! The spouses met while filming the 2011 superhero movie
Green Lantern, and married in 2012 on a gorgeous South Carolina plantation. The Deadpool actor was previously married to another much younger actress, Scarlett Johansson, who was eight years his junior.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt: 12 years
Mr. and Mrs. Pitt. The A-list couple, who married in France in August 2014 after nearly a decade together, share six children: Maddox, Zahara, Pax, Shiloh, and twins Vivienne and Knox.
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Beyonce and Jay Z: 12 years
Beyoncé and Jay Z have collaborated on hits such as “Bonnie & Clyde,” “Crazy in Love,” “That’s How You Like It,” “Deja Vu” and “Upgrade U.” Music’s power couple tied the knot in a lavish New York City ceremony in 2008 after several years together, and have one daughter, Blue Ivy.
Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves: 13 years
Alright, alright, alright! McConaughey has said that Alves had to push him to propose, but they finally wed in 2012 after six years together. The couple share sons Levi and Livingston and daughter Vida.
Brian Austin Green and Megan Fox: 13 years
90210 alum and the Transformers actress became engaged in 2007, but split two years later. Just a few months after calling it quits, they were back on and married in Hawaii in 2010. They share two sons, Noah and Bodhi.
Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin : 13 years
Love at first bite. The onscreen couple fell in love just days into shooting their hit HBO vampire show,
True Blood, and married in August 2010. They’re now parents of twins Charlie and Poppy.
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Dr. Reza Jarrahy and Geena Davis: 15 years
Davis married her fourth husband, Jarrahy, on Sept. 1, 2001.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy: 17 years
The French banker, who has two children from a previous marriage, first wooed the
Full House alum in 2012. Three years later, they exchanged vows in an intimate ceremony at their New York home.
Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart: 18 years
“I don’t feel older, and I don’t feel like I look it, either, so I am just acting the same way I have always acted,” the stunning singer has said of passing age 40 and dating her younger on-off beau.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Jason Statham: 19 years
It just works! Despite the age gap, the Victoria’s Secret model has said that she and The Expendables actor are “best mates.” The pair are also parents of 1-year-old son Jack.
Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart: 22 years
Indiana Jones actor and the Ally McBeal alum met at the 2002 Golden Globes. The pair married in New Mexico in 2010.
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Donald Trump and Melania Trump: 24 years
The outspoken billionaire businessman met his third wife at a Fashion Week party in 1998 — while he was on a date with someone else. They eventually wed in a star-studded ceremony at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, in January 2005.
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Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas: 25 years
When Douglas met wife Zeta-Jones, he said, “I’d like to father your children.” They now have two: Dylan Michael and Carys Zeta.
Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Baldwin: 26 years
“I didn’t expect to fall in love with somebody who was 26 years my senior, but you cannot help who you fall in love with,” Hilaria told
Hello! after the couple’s 2012 wedding. They share children Carmen and Rafael.
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Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor: 31 years
“What I can say absolutely is that I am in love, and that person happens to be Holland Taylor,” Paulson told
The New York Times in March 2016 of their relationship, which began in 2015. “There’s a poignancy to being with someone older. I think there’s a greater appreciation of time and what you have together and what’s important.”
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Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchinson: 35 years
The duo’s 2011 nuptials caused quite a controversy since Stodden was only 16 years old at the time, while the
Lost actor was 51. They briefly split in November 2013, but reunited in August 2014.
Reese Witherspoon, 32, met current beau Jake Gyllenhaal, 27, (at a press conference in Rome Oct. 21, 2007), while filming their flick
Rendition. They didn’t appear publicly as a couple until Witherspoon’s divorce from ex Ryan Phillippe became finalized in October.
Scarlett Johansson, 23, went to Vancouver last September – the hometown of husband Ryan Reynolds, 31.
Madonna, 49, and Guy Ritchie, 39, (at the
Revolver screening in New York City Dec. 2, 2007) got married at Scotland’s Skibo Castle in Dec. 2000. They filed for divorce in 2008.
Milo Ventimiglia, 30, revealed his crush to his
Heroes co-star Hayden Panettiere, 18, (at the Governor’s Ball following the Emmy’s in L.A. Sept. 16), “the minute she broke up with Stephen Colletti,” a source close to the actress tells Us. The pair called it quits in February.
Donald Trump’s ex Marla Maples, 44, and former
Bachelor Andy Baldwin, 31, went public with their romance while ice skating at the Trump Wollman Rink in New York’s Central Park Dec. 30, 2007. They split in May 2008.
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Melissa Etheridge, 46, and Tammy Lynn Michaels, 33, (at the Oscars on Feb. 25, 2007) wed in a 2003 commitment ceremony. Their twins Miller Steven and Johnnie Rose were born on Oct. 17, 2006.
Demi Moore, 45, and Ashton Kutcher, 30, (at the Hollywood Domino Tournament hosted by De Grisogono at the Beverly HIlls Hotel on Feb. 21) tied the knot in Sept. 2005.
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Tom Cruise, 45, and Katie Holmes, 29, (at the Madonna and Gucci Host “A Night To Benefit Raising Malawi and Unicef” in New York City Feb. 6) tied the knot at a castle in Bracciano, Italy.
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T.R. Knight, 35, and Mark Cornelson, 19, debuted their relationship at the 16th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood, California, Feb. 24.
Nicolas Cage, 44, met wife Alice Kim, 23, (at the Japan premiere of
National Treasure</i> Dec. 6, 2007) at restaurant Le Prive in L.A. in Feb. 2004, when she was his waitress. On Oct. 3, 2005, their son Kal-El – named after Superman’s birth name – was born.
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Kim Cattrall, 51, and Canadian Chef Alan Wyse, 28, (at the opening night of play
Frost/Nixon in New York City April 22, 2007) began dating in the summer of 2004.
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Days after Mel Gibson’s wife of 28 years, Robyn, filed for divorce in April, 24-year-old Russian pop singer Oksana Pochepa came forth, claiming that she had a romantic relationship with the 53-year-old actor and has now fallen in love.
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Piano man Billy Joel, 59, married third wife, celebrity chef Katie Lee Joel, 27, in 2004. In April, the couple made headlines when Katie Lee was photographed cozying up to fashion designer Yigal Azrouel on a dance floor. The chef tweeted the rumors were “mean-spirited and untrue.”