Celebrity weddings can be flashy, glamorous and extravagant, and sometimes the wedding is more successful than the marriage itself. These failed celeb marriages perhaps show the pressure of the public eye, or that the rich and famous just do things at a faster and more dramatic pace than the rest of us!
Stars like to splash out on their special day, think of Jordan in her Disney dresses, and Victoria and David Beckham in crowns and thrones, although some celebs elope to get married, with Vegas being a special favorite.
Whether a wedding is low key and last minute or flashy and sumptuous, a marriage falling apart is sad, however famous the couple may be. Some celebs get right back on the bicycle, such as Elizabeth Taylor and Lana Turner who chalk up 8 weddings each.
5 Shortest Celeb Weddings:
Zsa Zsa Gabor and Felipe de Alba (1 day) 1983
Way before the noughties and ‘It girls’, Zsa zsa Gabor was the glamorous actress, party girl and serial bride of the day. Number 7 of her 9 husbands was Felipe de Alba, a Mexican movie star. It was annulled the next day when Zsa Zsa was shown to be still legally married to her previous husband.
Britney Spears and Jason Alexander (55 hours) 2004
Back in Britney’s wild child days, she got married to a childhood friend after a crazy night out in Las Vegas. The bride wore jeans and a baseball cap, and the groom was Jason Alexander, who Britney had grown up with back home in Louisiana. After a mere 55 hours of marriage it was annulled.1
Dennis Hopper and Michelle Phillips (8 days) 1970
Michelle Phillips, the singer with California band The Mamas and the papas managed a week with Hopper before she divorced him based on his unreasonable behaviour.
Kim Kardashian and Khris Humphries (72 days) 2011
The most recent failed celeb marriage broke down only 72 days after the widely publicized wedding. Reality TV star Kim shared her love for Kris and her wedding preparations on her TV show, and in various celeb magazines, however just two months into the marriage, she announced the split citing ‘irreconcilable differences’.
Lisa Marie Presley and Nicholas Cage (108 days) 1998
The match of Elvis’ daughter and Elvis fan and actor Nicholas Cage was very Hollywood, but the dazzle didn’t last; they separated just three months after the Hawaii ceremony.
 – news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/3366529.stm
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