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This weekend the marriage of Priyanka Chopra, 36 and Nick Jonas, 26, took place. We introduce you to other happy couples that are around a decade apart.
Age has never been an impediment to love, although many believe it. Despite the difference in age sometimes gives the public and the press something to talk about, these happy couples of celebrities show that you can be happy even with a generational difference.
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1. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas
On Saturday, December 1, the couple got married with a traditional ceremony in India, where she is from. In August of this year, the singer belonging to the Jonas Brothers band, who he had with his brothers Joe and Kevin, announced with an Instagram post his commitment to the Indian actress and singer.
She, 36 years old, is ten years older than him, 26. Her first public appearance as a couple, according to Harper's Bazaar, was on the red carpet at the Met Gala last year. However, both assured that they were going as friends. They unleashed a wave of rumors regarding their romance until it became official with publications that both made on social networks. The design house Ralph Lauren was in charge of dressing the bride and groom on the day of their wedding, which was also very ostentatious.
2. Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones
To contrast with the newlyweds, this marriage is already 18 years old. They are Catherine Zeta Jones and Michael Douglas, who have been married since 2000. Currently she is 49 years old, while her spouse is 74. That is to say, there are 25 years of difference between the two.
The couple met in 1996 during the season of international film festivals. She is the actor's second marriage, who was previously married to Diandra Luker, with whom she had her first child, Cameron. The couple has had to overcome many situations that have been in the mouth of the press: the sex addiction of Douglas, her bipolar diagnosis, and a cancer that afflicted the actor. During 2013 they separated for a season, but the following year they announced their reconciliation. They have two children, Dylan, 18, and Carys, 15.
3. Holland Taylor and Sarah Paulson
Taylor, known for her role as Evelyn Harper in the series Two and a Half Men, came out of the closet to the public light in 2015. It turned out that what prompted her to do so was the romance she had with actress Sarah Paulson, known for her diverse roles in the series American Horror Story and in The People vs. OJ Simpson.
Taylor's declaration of homosexuality surprised many since she was 72 years old. Now the actress is 75 years old, while her partner is 43. They have a 32 years difference. They have been together since 2015 and although they are not married yet, their age difference and their happy relationship makes them enter our list.
4. Shakira and Gerard Piqué
The Colombian singer and the Spanish soccer player have been exact for ten years. They were both born on February 2. She will turn 42 next year while he will be 32. The couple made their romance official in March 2011, a year after the singer ended a ten-year relationship with Antonio de la Rua, son of the then president of Argentina.
A year later, Shakira and de la Rúa would be denounced for bad professional practices during their relationship, since he was their representative. Shakira and Pique have two children together: Milan, 5, and Sasha, 3.
5. George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin
He was considered for a long time the gold's bachelor, as he remained single for a long time. However, in 2014 he announced his commitment to the Lebanese lawyer Amal Alamuddin. The first wedding was in Venice and the second in the United Kingdom. Currently, he is 57 years old and she is 40.
They are the parents of the twins Ella and Alexander. Both share their humanitarian interests. Clooney has been arrested for protesting in front of the Sudanese embassy denouncing the humanitarian crisis, and she is an advocate for Human Rights. They were married in September and October 2014.
LatinAmerican Post | Juliana Rodríguez Pabón
Translated from "5 felices parejas de celebridades sin importar su diferencia de edad"