True love, they say, can transcend any obstacle. When people sincerely love each other, no large age gap, unequal social status, or life trials matter.
The protagonists of this story are extremely fortunate. Despite their circumstances, they found love, and their stories continue to inspire people today.
David Mills and Judi Dench
Judi Dench lost her 30-year marriage to her husband in 2001. The actress remained alone for a long period after the tragedy and stated that she had no desire to meet anyone else.
She found fresh love at the age of 76 with David Mills, a 67-year-old naturalist. The pair has been together for ten years and is considering marriage.
P!nk and Carey Hart
P!nk has been married to motocross rider Carey Hart for almost 20 years. During this period, the relationship has had its ups and downs. They split up in 2008, but with the help of marriage counselling, they were able to get back together. They eventually reconciled and became joyful parents to their daughter Willow and son Jameson.
Jake Gyllenhaal and Jeanne Cadieu
Jake Gyllenhaal, 41, and Jeanne Cadieu, 25, a French model, were originally linked in 2018. Despite their huge age difference, they are a happy couple.
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez
Bennifer’s journey began in 2001, during the filming of Gigli. The couple’s passionate affair began in 2002. They had been dating for two years and had even set a wedding date, but just days before the wedding, they announced that they had postponed the ceremony for an unknown period of time.
J.vLo and Ben Affleck, on the other hand, decided to try again 17 years later, and they married in 2022. We wish them luck in finishing what they started.
Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor
Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor first met while filming a TV show in 1999. They married a year later and lived happily till 2017.
It was revealed at the time that they had split up. However, it appears that they were made for each other. After a few years apart, they were able to find common ground and reconnect.
Stella Arroyave and Anthony Hopkins
In 2001, Anthony Hopkins met Stella Arroyave, his future wife, at an antique shop where she worked. The actor was hunting for some items for his home when he ran into his girlfriend.
Arroyave made an immediate impression on Hopkins. With her enthusiasm and energy, she won his heart. They married two years later and haven’t been apart since. Arroyave is 66 years old, and the actor is 84.
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel have been together since 2007. Despite their ups and downs, they appear to be a genuinely happy couple. In 2019, Justin was photographed holding hands with Alisha Wainwright, his co-star.
Timberlake was accused of infidelity when the pictures went viral on the Internet. The musician did not dispute the charges, but he did admit that the images were of him; nonetheless, there was no relationship between him and his colleague. He eventually apologised to his wife publicly, and she forgave him. The couple welcomed their second kid eight months later.
Christina Sandera and Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood doesn’t think his 33-year age difference from his girlfriend Christina Sandera is a problem. She used to work as a hostess in one of Eastwood’s venues, by the way.
Riko Shibata and Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Cage married for the sixth time in February 2021. Riko Shibata, his 31-year-younger bride, married him. This is just another example of how a large age gap does not have to prevent a happy marriage.
Emma Krokdal and Dolph Lundgren
In 2019, Dolph Lundgren began dating his personal fitness trainer. Despite the fact that he is 64 and she is 25, they were able to establish common ground. In the summer of 2021, the couple announced their engagement.
Mariah Carey and Bryan Tanaka
Mariah Carey and Bryan Tanaka have been friends for a long time, but there was a spark between them in 2016. The singer had recently broken up with James Packer and was now single.
Carey and Tanaka have never been apart since. The singer is now 53 years old, and her partner is 38 years old. But, as we all know, age is just a number.
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