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This list of celebrities caught cheating is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. When famous people get caught cheating it is devastating to their relationships, but very entertaining for gossip hounds. Actors, directors, and athletes have all been busted for having affairs. Many celebrities have even been caught cheating multiple times.

Who is the most famous celebrity who was caught cheating? Jennifer Lopez tops this list. Lopez was married to Chris Judd from 2001-2003... then she met Ben Affleck. Kristen Stewart was caught cheating on her boyfriend, Robert Pattinson, with her married Snow White and the Huntsman director, Rupert Sanders, in 2012.

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Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 50+ Celebrities Who Were Caught Cheating
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Jennifer Lopez was married to Chris Judd from 2001-2003. She met Ben Affleck on the set of the 2003 film Gigli, and the two started dating. Judd and Lopez were quickly divorced. 

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Age: 47

Birthplace: Castle Hill, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, + more

Credits: Out of Sight, Maid in Manhattan, Monster-in-Law, American Idol

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Larry King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 50+ Celebrities Who Were Caught Cheating
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Larry King is old as hell and will die with a wife less than one third his age. I honestly can't believe this happened, but apparently when Larry King was with his wife Shawn Southwick, 26 years his junior, and after having two sons together, she left him for cheating on her... with her little sister.

She'd heard about this in the National Enquirer, but then there was also a rumor going around that Shawn had been cheating on Larry with a baseball coach. Sooo, they eventually made up for the good of the family and never got actually divorced. 

What a happy ending.

Listen to Shawn and Larry discuss making up on the Ranker Podcast here!

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Age: 83

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist, Radio personality, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Larry King Now^! Larry King Live^! We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story^! Larry King TNT Extra 3

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Heidi Klum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 50+ Celebrities Who Were Caught Cheating
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Heidi Klum was married to Seal from 2005-2012. Their marriage ended amongst accusations that Klum was cheating on Seal with her bodyguard. After the divorce was finalized, Klum admitted that she was "seeing" her bodyguard, but claimed she never cheated on Seal.

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Fashion Model, Model, + more

Credits: Project Runway, The Devil Wears Prada, America's Got Talent, Models of the Runway

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Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 50+ Celebrities Who Were Caught Cheating
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There may not be photo evidence of Brad Pitt cheating on Jennifer Aniston with Angelina Jolie, but the timeline pretty much confirms it. Pitt was married to Aniston when he began filming the 2005 film Mr. and Mrs. Smith with Jolie. He divorced Aniston that same year and immediately took up a relationship with Jolie. The British magazine The Sun claimed that Pitt and Jolie had been checking into hotels together while Pitt was still a married man.

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Age: 53

Birthplace: Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Inglourious Basterds, Fight Club, World War Z, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

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