Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore
After eight years of marriage, the couple divorced in 2011 but only finalised the settlements in 2013. Demi reportedly received a “very generous” payout from the couple’s enormous $290 million net worth.
Harrison Ford and Melissa Mathison
Their 2004 divorce was estimated at $85 million, but not before three years of trying to reach a settlement. The Star Wars and Indiana Jones star was married to Melissa for 18 years. She sadly passed away late last year at the age of 65.
Mel Gibson and Robyn
The actor-filmmaker split from wife of 26 years, Robyn, cost an estimated $425 million. Robyn filed for divorce in 2009 which was only finalised in 2011, citing “irreconcilable differences”.
Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
The music legend’s marriage to Mills, a media personality, lasted all of six years before ending in a bitter, acrimonious divorce that lasted two years and cost Paul an estimated $48.6 million.
Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren
Who can forget one of the biggest sport scandals in recent history? The ex-golfing champion’s split from Elin Nordegren, after cheating on her with a trail of women, cost him an estimated $100 million.
Madonna and Guy Ritchie
Their marriage crumbled after almost eight years, and the couple separated in 2008. The divorce cost Madonna an estimated $92 million.
Michael Douglas and Diandra Luker
The veteran actor is now happily married to Catherine Zeta-Jones, but Michael Douglas’ divorce from first wife Diandra Douglas cost him an estimated $45 million. They were married for 23 years.
Donald and Ivana Trump
Current US presidential candidate Donald Trump’s turbulent $25m divorce from his first wife, Ivana Trump, was led by reports of his affair with a former beauty queen, Marla Maples. He’s now married to Melania Trump, who’s also a former model.
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Steven Spielberg and Amy Irvine
Their short-lived marriage of four years ended with Amy getting awarded half of the famed director’s fortune – a whopping $100 million. Amy reportedly said of the marriage, “During my marriage to Steven, I felt like a politician’s wife. There were certain things expected of me that definitely weren’t me.”
Kevin Coster and Cindy Silva
They met in university and married in 1978 after graduating. The marriage dissolved in 1994, by which Kevin had shot to fame, having won an Oscar and a Golden Globe. It’s believed that the divorce settlement cost him an estimated $80 million, and the actor was worth about $150 million at the time.
James Cameron and Linda Hamilton
Much like the huge-grossing movies he directed, including Avatar and Titanic, his marriage to Linda involved a large settlement amount of $50 million. Apparently, their relationship was full of strife behind the scenes, and the split was partly caused by James’s obsession with his work.
Lionel Richie and Diane Richie
The soul legend was sued for divorce by second wife Diane after nearly seven years of marriage. The proceedings were estimated at $20 million.