4 Celebrity Couples with surprisingly large age gaps
It has recently come out that 55 year-old former England Footballer Gary Lineker and his 36 year-old wife Danielle Bux are getting a divorce after being married for 6 years. He was reported saying that he was too old to start another family. This can often be the case when there is a significant age gap between partners. Here is a list of 7 celebrity couples that despite having a large age gap have decided to expand their families.
The 68 year-old rock n’ roll musician Ronnie Wood and his 37 year-old theatre production company owner wife Sally Humphreys married in 2012. Wood has 4 children from his previous two marriages, and announced that Wood and Humphreys will be expanding their family with twins in June of 2016.
Another well known musician, Billy Joel, is also married to a wife that is significantly younger than himself. Alexis Roderick, who is 33 years younger than himself, were married in 2015 having been together since 2009. While this is Joel’s 4th marriage, the couple have recently become parents with the birth of their first child together, Della Rose.
In 2012, 30 Rock actor Alec Baldwin married yoga instructor Hilaria Thomas. Even though there is a 26 year age gap between the pair, they seem to take no notice. In July of 2015 they welcomed a 4th addition to their family, Rafael.
Jurassic Park star Jeff Goldblum married Olympic gymnast Emilie Livingston in 2014 who is 30 years younger than him. They welcomed their son Charlie Ocean in July of 2015 making Park a first time father.