There are plenty of celebrities who have married their fans. Some people might think that it is a strange thing to do, but for these celebrities, it was the perfect choice. They fell in love with someone who appreciated them for who they are, and not for their fame and fortune. Here are some of the most famous celebrities who married their fans.
1. Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin famously married his biggest fan, Hilaria Thomas, in 2012. The two met when Hilaria was working as a yoga instructor in New York City and Alec was a client of hers.Despite their 26-year age difference, the two hit it off and got married just six months after they started dating. They now have four children together.
2. Charlie Sheen
Charlie Sheen married his fan, Brooke Mueller, in 2008. The two met at a club in Los Angeles and got married just a year later.However, their marriage was plagued with drug abuse and domestic violence issues. They divorced in 2011 and have joint custody of their twin sons.
3. Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley married his fan, Priscilla Beaulieu, in 1967. The two met when Priscilla was just 14 years old and Elvis was 24. They started dating when she was 16 and got married six years later.They had one daughter together, Lisa Marie Presley, but divorced in 1973. Elvis died just four years later.
4. Jerry Lee Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis married his fan, Myra Gale Brown, in 1957. Myra was only 13 years old at the time and Jerry was 21. They kept their marriage a secret for nearly 10 years.They eventually divorced in 1970 after 13 years of marriage. Jerry went on to marry six more times.
5. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp famously married his fan, Amber Heard, in 2015. The two met while filming the movie “The Rum Diary” in 2011 and got married just three years later.
However, their marriage was plagued with allegations of domestic violence and they divorced in 2017.
6. Kanye West
Kanye West married his fan, Kim Kardashian, in 2014. The two met in 2003 and started dating in 2012. They have four children together.
7. Kevin Bacon
Kevin Bacon married his fan, Kyra Sedgwick, in 1988. The two met when Kyra was just 16 years old and Kevin was 23. They got married four years later.They have two children together and are still married today.
8. Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey married his fan, Camila Alves, in 2012. The two met at a bar in 2006 and started dating shortly after. They have three children together.
9. Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Cage married his fan, Alice Kim, in 2004. The two met when Alice was working as a waitress in Los Angeles and Nicolas was a customer. They got married just three months after they started dating.They have one son together and divorced in 2016.
10. Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds famously married his fan, Blake Lively, in 2012. The two met while filming the movie “Green Lantern” in 2010 and got married just two years later.They have three children together and are still married today.
11. Vince Vaughn
Vince Vaughn married his fan, Kyla Weber, in 2010. The two met at a friend’s wedding and got married just a year later. They have two children together.
It seems that for some celebrities, marrying their fans is the ultimate way to show their appreciation. While it’s not a route everyone should take, these stories prove that love can conquer all – even when there are thousands of miles between two people.