List of the shortest hollywood marriages, ranked by their duration in hours, days, weeks, and months. Hollywood marriages are known to be notoriously short, but some couples barely made it through the ceremony. Some famous couples had quickie Las Vegas weddings that were easily annulled, and others were unofficially married on tropical beaches, making it especially easy to forget that the union ever took place.
Which couple has had the shortest Hollywood marriage? Britney Spears and Jason Alexander top our list. In 2004, Britney Spears married her childhood friend Jason Alexander in Las Vegas. The marriage was annulled 55 hours later. Spears went on to marry Kevin Federline in September of that same year. Her marriage to Federline ended in July of 2007. Other famous couples who had short marriages, which began in Las Vegas, include Carmen Electra and Dennis Rodman, and Axl Rose and Erin Everly.
Kim Kardashian married NBA player Kris Humphries on August 20, 2011. The marriage lasted 72 days with Kardashian filing for divorce on October 31st of that same year. She is now engaged to rapper Kanye West and the couple have a daughter together.Why do you think that Hollywood marriages are so short? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
- Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY"One Tree Hill" co-stars Sophia Bush and Chad Michael Murray got married on April 16, 2005. The marriage lasted less that five months as they announced their separation in September of that same year. They both continued to work on "One Tree Hill" after the divorce was finalized.
- Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BYIn September of 2001, Jennifer Lopez married backup dancer Cris Judd. The marriage lasted nine months. Lopez went on to marry Marc Anthony in 2004, and they couple have two children together. Anthony filed for divorce in 2012.
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Katy Perry and Russell Brand got married on October 23, 2010. The marriage lasted 14 months, with Brand filing for divorce on December 30, 2011. Perry is currently engaged to actor Orlando Bloom.
- Photo: user uploaded imageCarmen Electra and Dennis Rodman got married in November of 1998 in Las Vegas. The marriage only lasted 9 days, as Rodman filed to annul the union. Electra has said that her marriage to Rodman was a response to the emotional pain of experiencing the deaths of her sister and her mother that same year.