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32 Celebrities Who Married the Same Person Twice

Updated November 13, 2020 1.3m views32 items

List RulesCelebrities who married, divorced, and then remarried their own exes

This is a list of celebrities who married the same person twice, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous people have been married multiple times to the same person. Some people took only a short break between marriages, and other Hollywood couples were separated for decades before they reconnected. This list includes many celebrities with the most marriages. One famous comedian even married two different wives two different times each.

Who is the most famous celebrity who married the same person twice? Pamela Anderson announced that she remarried her ex-husband Rick Salomon in 2014. The couple were previously married from 2007-2008. Rodney Dangerfield married, divorced, and remarried Joyce Indig between 1949 to 1970. They share children Melanie Roy-Friedman and Brian Roy. They weren't the only celebrities who were remarrying their exes though.

Comedian Richard Pryor gave love a second chance two times. Pryor first married Jennifer Lee from 1979–1982. The couple remarried in 2001 and were together until Pryor's death in 2005. He first married Flynn Belaine from 1986–1987 and then again from 1990–1991. He was married a total of seven times in his life. Other famous people who married the same person after divorce include Elizabeth Taylor, Melanie Griffith, Marie Osmond, and Eminem.

You might be surprised by the number of divorces that turn into remarriages. Scroll on below for some true Hollywood romantic history.


  • Elon Musk
    Photo: David Livingston / Getty Images

    SpaceX CEO Elon Musk dated English actress Talulah Riley in 2008, and the couple married in 2010. In 2012, they ended their relationship.

    In July 2013, Musk and Riley remarried, but later divorced again in December 2014. 

    • Born: 1971-06-28
    • Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa

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  • Elizabeth Taylor
    Photo: Cleopatra / Twentieth Century Fox

    Elizabeth Taylor was first married to Richard Burton from 1964-1974, and then again from 1975-1976. He adopted her daughters, Liza and Maria Burton.

    Taylor was married a total of eight times in her life, to seven different husbands. Burton was married five times to four wives.
    • Born: 1932-02-27
    • Birthplace: Hampstead Garden Suburb, United Kingdom
  • Eminem
    Photo: @Eminem / Twitter

    Marshall Mathers was first married to his wife, Kim Scott, from 1999–2001. The couple got remarried and re-divorced in 2006.

    These are the only marriages for both parties, and their daughter, Hailie, was born in 1995. They also have custody of Kim's daughter, Whitney, and her niece, Alaina.
    • Born: 1972
    • Birthplace: Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, United States of America, United States, with Territories

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  • Pamela Anderson

    Pamela Anderson remarried her ex-husband, Rick Salomon, in 2014 and then asked for a divorce that same year. . . and then asked the judge to toss out her request. In February 2015, she filed for divorce for a third time. The couple were previously married from 2007-2008.

    Both parties have been married to two other people: Anderson was also married to Tommy Lee (1995–1998) and Kid Rock (2006–2007). Salomon was previously married to Shannen Doherty (2002-2003) and E.G. Daily (1995-2000).
    • Born: 1967-07-01
    • Birthplace: Ladysmith, Canada


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