12 most expensive divorce cases of world-famous couples
Prince Charles and Princess Diana
Everyone around the world thought that this was a fairy tale that came true, but it was completely different for Prince Charles and Diana. Both of them were unfaithful during this marriage and separated in 1992. There were talks for both parties to reconcile, but after Diana's famous Panorama interview in 1995, it seemed like it was a predetermined marriage to end. The royal marriage was officially divorced in 1996, just a year before Diana died.
Harrison Ford and Melissa Mathison
This was also one of the noisy divorce cases. Actor Harrison Ford divorced his wife, the screenwriter in 2004, after 21 years of marriage. The wife Melissa Mathison later left with a large sum of money that Harrison Ford earned - an estimated 85 million dollars, according to Forbes.
Donald Trump and his first wife Ivana Trump
Donald Trump once had a divorce not only expensive but also a lot of dramas with his first wife - Ivana. Donald Trump deceived Ivana and went to his second wife Marla Maples in a scandal that cost a lot of ink. Marla Maples frankly told Ivana in Aspen: "I'm Marla and I love your husband. So what?" The divorce then took place quickly and the amount of settlement was $ 25 million.
Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen
A divorce from another famous couple that struck in 2006 belonged to Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards. In the archives, Denise Richards alleged that Charlie had abused and slept with prostitutes and tried to prevent her daughter from being vaccinated in the usual way. In the published emails, Charlie Sheen called Denise Richards the "sadly unemployed pig". They announced their divorce plan only three years after they got married.
Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin
Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin's divorce case lasted for 4 years, mainly due to the battle for their rights to raise their daughter. The way they parted was also put in a lot of different names such as "black widow" or "tyrant marriage." Kim Basinger also said that she once dreamed about her husband's death. However, after that, everything between the two became better since 2002 and until recently when they shared with the press, their relationship is now cooler.
Madonna and Guy Ritchie
They broke up in 2008 and according to estimates, Madonna had to give Guy Ritchie between $ 76 million and $ 92 million. However, the persistent drama between the two has only just begun, lasting until the two of them enter the war to raise their son Rocco.
Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore
One of the biggest divorce payments in Hollywood ever revealed was the divorce between Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore. They broke up after nearly 30 years of marriage. In 2011, they broke up and split their $ 850 million worth of assets, so after the settlement, Robyn Moore received $ 425 million.
Steven Spielberg and Amy Irving
Steven Spielberg's first marriage was to his wife, Amy Irving, which lasted only four years. However, the amount of their divorce settlement was up to 100 million dollars - the largest amount in Hollywood at that time.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard
Amber Heard filed for divorce with Johnny Depp in 2016 after 15 months of marriage. She received $ 7 million after settling her divorce, and she donated this money to charity. However, the couple's divorce process did not seem obvious: the couple's court battles turned bad, Amber Heard accused Johnny Depp of violating her and Johnny also made the same accusation for his ex-wife. The last two people signed an agreement on proceedings and continued their own lives.
Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
Paul McCartney, a member of the legendary band The Beatles, divorced his ex-wife Heather Mills and the divorce became one of the most expensive divorces ever: $ 50 million. Paul McCartney did not forget to say that his marriage with Heather Mills was "the thing he regretted most of the decade".
Michael and Juanita Jordan
Basketball superstar Michael bid farewell to his wife Juanita after 17 years. Juanita and Michael had repeatedly filed for divorce since 2002, but in 2006, the couple officially broke up and Juanita received $168 million.
MacKenzie and Jeff Bezos
MacKenzie S. Bezos, born in 1970, is a novelist. She was known as the wife of Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and the richest man on the planet. They had lived together for 25 years.
On January 9, they announced their divorce through a joint announcement posted on Jeff Bezos's Twitter. This is a decision made after a long time this couple lives separated. The huge founder of the Amazon founder after the divorce was forced to split equally and his wife received $ 137 billion.
By: Grace White