1. Jesse James Cheating On Sandra Bullock
Motorcycle builder and Monster Garage host, Jesse James got married to Sandra Bullock in 2005, In 2009, the year Bullock won the Best Actress Oscar for her role in “The Blind Side”, several women came forward and claimed having an affair with James. He came out with a statement that says, “The vast majority of the allegations reported are untrue and unfounded” and checked himself into rehab to sort out his personal issues. In 2010, however, the couple’s divorce was finalized.
2. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Child With Family’s Housemaid
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver were a match made in heaven. They were married for 25 years when in 2011, they got separated. However, that wasn’t half as scandalous as news that Schwarzenegger had secretly fathered a son with their housekeeper in 1997 was. The couple got divorced in 2017 and the former Governor of California has admitted that he shares a good relationship with his son, Joseph Baena, who is a bodybuilder himself and bears an uncanny resemblance to his father.
3. Kristen Stewart Cheating On Robert Pattinson
Theirs was a fairy tale romance that started on the sets of the Twilight films, but as the popular meme goes, everything is a better love story than Twilight. Fans were obsessed with seeing the two snapped together at events and they never did much to keep it a secret as well. But all that changed when paparazzi pictures of Stewart getting frisky with director Rupert Sanders who directed her in Snow White and the Huntsman got published. Fans were heartbroken and abuses were being hurled at Kristen. She publicly apologized to Pattinson after which they reconciled, but eventually broke up.
4. Jude Law’s Fling With The Nanny
During the filming of a 2004’s Alfie, Jude Law, who had just divorced Sadie Frost, met Sienna Miller and thus began a relationship, which eventually led to quick engagement as well. However, their relationship came under huge trouble when a nanny assigned to take care of his kids went public with their affair. Law published an apology to Miller after which they got together, albeit in an on-off kind of a way, before finally calling it quits in 2011.
5. Morena Baccari’s Sudden Divorce After Pregnancy
Morena Baccarin got married to Austin Chick in November 2011, but filed for divorce in July 2015 citing “irreconcilable differences.” However, while she was getting the divorce finalized, she was already pregnant with co-star Ben McKenzie’s child, meaning that she had cheated on Chick with McKenzie. They both had a daughter in 2016 and eventually tied the knot a year later.
6. Woody Allen’s Relationship With His Partner’s Stepdaughter
The personal life of Woody Allen has been nothing short of shocking. As much as he is lauded for his writing and directing, Allen has had a shoddy record when it comes to relationships. All hell broke loose when it came to the fore that he was in a relationship with Soon Yi Previn while he was also seeing Mia Farrow. And matters were made worse by the fact that Previn was the adopted daughter of Farrow with her ex-husband, Andre Previn. Shockingly enough, Farrow had found out about their relationship when she found nude photographs of Previn in Woody’s home. He was quick to let people know, “I am not Soon-Yi’s father or stepfather” and thus the couple began a relationship that has lasted till now. That’s not the only big blot on Woody Allen’s conduct. Mia Farrow’s daughter Dylan Farrow has repeatedly alleged that Allen had sexually abused her when she was a child.
7. Hugh Grant Cheating On Elizabeth Hurley
Notting Hill star Hugh Grant had been dating Elizabeth Hurley since the late 1980s, but their relationship was tested in 1995 when he was caught getting oral sex from a prostitute in a car. He was arrested for the act, yet Hurley decided to stay with Grant for another 5 years before they called it quits.
8. Tiger Woods And His Multiple Affairs
The sport of golf has never seen a bigger star than Tiger Woods, but his personal life was left in shambles in 2009 when news of a host of women admitting to having had affairs with him came out. Tiger was then married to Elin Nordegren. The news was so damning that he pulled out of several tournaments and even checked himself into rehab. Being a huge sporting star, a bevvy of sponsors has invested huge sums on him, but almost all of them backed out as well, leaving Woods high and dry. The following year, the divorce followed. He has still managed to bounce back in his golfing career though.
9. David Letterman Admitting Infidelity On Air
David Letterman had been together with Regina Lasko for over 20 years and had just been married to her when he admitted to cheating on her on his own show. He said that he had had affairs with multiple women who were working with him on the show. One of them was his long-time assistant, Stephanie Birkitt. Her then-boyfriend had apparently approached Letterman to try and extort $2 million from him in exchange for Halderman’s silence. Instead of doing that though, Letterman chose to go the honest way and that perhaps led to his marriage surviving this storm of a scandal.