ByKatrina Stagg, writer at Creators.co
Katrina Stagg

When it comes to extreme age gaps in relationships, typically they cause a reaction, whether it's a high-five in favor or a recoiling in horror. Regardless of which side of the age debate you fall, you can't deny that there are some couples with huge gaps who have enjoyed long, healthy relationships.

As the saying goes, the heart wants what the heart wants, and that saying certainly rings true in the case of these 20 celebrity May-December couples, whose love spans decades in both age and togetherness.

So in order of smallest to largest age gap, here are the couples who defy the norm to love their partner, gray hair and wrinkles be damned.

1. Hugh Jackman And Deborra-Lee Furness

Married: April 11, 1996

Ages When Married: Jackman was 28 and Furness was 41.

Age Difference: 13 years

Marital Status: Still married with two kids!

2. Amy Yasbeck And John Ritter

Married: September 18, 1999

Ages When Married: Ritter was 51 and Yasbeck was 37.

Age Difference: 14 years

Marital Status: Married until Ritter's death in 2003, with one child.

3. Jerry Seinfeld And Jessica Sklar

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[Image credit: Baby Buggy]

Married: December 25, 1999

Ages When Married: Seinfeld was 45 and Sklar was 28.

Age Difference: 17 years

Marital Status: Still married, with three kids!

4. Amber Tamblyn And David Cross

Married: October 6, 2012

Ages When Married: Tamblyn was 29 and Cross was 48.

Age Difference: 19 years

Marital Status: Still married, with a newborn.

5. Annette Bening And Warren Beatty

Married: March 3, 1992

Ages When Married: Beatty was 54 and Bening was 34

Age Difference: 20 years

Marital Status: Still married, with four kids.

6. Calista Flockhart And Harrison Ford

Married: June 15, 2010

Ages When Married: Ford was 68 and Flockhart 46.

Age Difference: 22 years

Marital Status: Still married, with one son.

7. Sylvester Stallone And Jennifer Flavin

Married: May 17, 1997

Ages When Married: Stallone was 51 and Flavin was 29.

Age difference: 22 years

Marital Status: Still married, with three daughters.

8. Johnny Depp And Amber Heard

Married: February 3, 2015

Ages When Married: Depp was 51 and Heard was 28.

Age Difference: 23 years

Marital Status: Divorced, very acrimoniously and publicly.

9. Jacqueline Kennedy And Aristotle Onassis

Married: October 20, 1968

Ages When Married: Kennedy was 39, Onassis was 62.

Age Difference: 23 years

Marital Status: Stayed married until his death in 1975.

10. Sam And Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Married: June 21, 2012.

Ages When Married: Aaron was 22 and Sam was 45.

Age Difference: 24 years

Marital Status: Still married, with two daughters.

11. Kayte Walsh And Kelsey Grammer

Married: February 25, 2011

Ages When Married: Grammer was 56 and Walsh was 31.

Age Difference: 25 years

Marital Status: Still married, with three kids together.

12. Lauren Bacall And Humphrey Bogart

Married: May 21, 1945

Ages When Married: Bogart was 45 and Bacall was 20.

Age Difference: 25 years

Marital Status: Stayed married until his death in 1957.

13. Micheal Douglas And Catherine Zeta-Jones

Married: November 18, 2000

Ages When Married: Douglas was 56 and Zeta-Jones was 31.

Age Difference: 25 years

Marital Status: Still married, with two kids, although with a brief separation in 2013.

14. Steve Martin And Anne Stringfield

Married: July 28, 2007

Ages When Married: Martin was 61 and Stringfield was 35.

Age Difference: 26 years

Marital Status: Still married, with Martin becoming a father for the first time at age 67.

15. Alec Baldwin And Hilaria Thomas

Married: June 30, 2012

Ages When Married: Baldwin was 54 and Thomas was 28.

Age Difference: 26 years

Marital Status: Still married, with three young kids.

16. William Shatner And Elizabeth Anderson Martin

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[Image Credit: Germeruda]

Married: February 13, 2001

Ages When Married: Shatner was 69 and Anderson Marton was 42.

Age Difference: 27 years

Marital Status: Still married.

17. Emilie Livingston And Jeff Goldblum

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[Image via Instagram]

Married: November 8, 2014

Ages When Married: Goldblum was 62 and Livingston was 31.

Age Difference: 31 years

Marital Status: Still married, with one young son and another on the way!

18. Clint And Dina Eastwood

Married: March 31, 1996

Ages When Married: Eastwood was 65 years and Dina Ruiz was 31.

Age Difference: 34 years

Marital Status: Divorced in 2014.

19. Woody Allen And Soon-Yi Previn

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[Image credit: Reuters]

Married: December 24, 1997

Ages When Married: Allen was 62 and Previn was 27.

Age Difference: 35 years

Marital Status: Still married, with two daughters.

20. Hugh Hefner And Crystal Harris

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[Image via Instagram]

Married: December 31, 2012

Ages When Married: Hefner was 86 and Harris was 26.

Age Difference: 60 years

Marital Status: Still married!


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