Celebrity divorces, separations, and any sort of cheating gets front page media attention. The snowball effect of affairs is mind boggling. As a result, it comes as no surprise that there are dating sites for cheaters that are media darlings. The most popular in this field is Ashley Madison, with over 9 million discreet members. Shocking is it not? Now, if these top 8 celebrity divorces used some sort of discretion, these men (and women) would not be on this list!
#8 – Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
Finalized their divorce in 2008. Heather walked away with $48.6 million
#7 – James Cameron and Linda Hamilton
The couple split and Linda left with $50 million in 1999
#6 – Madonna’s divorce from Guy Ritchie
The cost here is between $76 million and $92 million
#5 – Cindy Silva and Kevin Costner
This divorce happened in 1992. The couple split in 1994 to the tune of $80 million
#4 – Melissa Mathison and Harrison Ford
This divorce occurred in 1998. The couple split in 2004 and Mathison walked away with $85 million
#3 – Amy Irving and Steven Spielberg
Amy and Steven split in 1989 and she left the marriage with $100 million
#2 – Neil Diamond and Marcia Murphey
The couple split in the ‘90s and Marcia left the marriage with $150 million
#1 – Michael Jordan and Juanita Jordan in 2000.
Juanita received $168 million when they split in 2007
Yet, my favorite is Bill Gates. Do you believe with the wealth he has achieved, he doesn’t have a prenup! You do find those rare couples that defy the odds, rare, but does happen!