Jean-Claude Van Damme and Gladys Portugues love each other so much they married twice. But they almost divorced twice too. The pair remarried in 1999 and things went well for about 15 years.
Then, it almost fell apart. Gladys filed the divorce papers in 2015, but they pulled it together. Van Damme said love won.
Prince William and Kate Middleton
The engagement news lit up the media. Prince William and Kate Middleton’s 2011 wedding was even more spectacular. That is until the royal couple announced the birth of Prince George, and then Princess Charlotte two years later. Baby brother Prince Louis arrived in 2018.
It was also a major news event when William and Kate, who met at the University of St. Andrews, ended it two years after graduating college. It was a brief departure from the romance that kindled in 2004.
The Power Couple John Legend and Chrissy Teigen
But they’ve had some ups and downs. It was on the set of John Legend’s music video “Stereo” where they met. Chrissy Teigen was his love interest and he’s still interested. They started out texting, long-distance, and talking on the phone while Legend toured.
He freaked out for a day, panicking about getting tied down in a relationship, and called it all off. He got his senses back and by Christmas 2011, he surprised a with the ring in the Maldives.
Adam Levine and Supermodel Behati Prinsloo
Behati said, “it was love at first sight.” Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo came out as a couple at a “GQ” event in 2012. It was smooth sailing until springtime. They broke up for a couple of months until they realized that parting was their worst decision. A whirlwind found them making up, engaging, and marrying within a year.
Nestled into the Santa Monica Mountains in the Pacific Palisades, they live happily ever after in a low-key 1930s home owned by a string of Hollywood names before them.
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas
When Catherine Zeta-Jones starred in “Zorro,” Michael Douglas was set on meeting her. Twenty years later, they are married with two kids. After 13 years of marriage, they hit a speed bump that took an eight-month separation to resolve.
Douglas said that he believes relationships can be repaired, but only if both parties are willing. “It can’t be a one-way street,” he shared with Ellen DeGeneres on her show in 2014.