In this post, you will read about celebrity couples and their marriage stories.
The divorce rate among the celebrities is nothing to write home about: just turn on your radio, your television set even the newspaper and the first news you will see is the news of one or two celebrities divorce.
Why is it so? Do they usually plan to marry and divorce so that people can add it to their celebrity profile? I guess no.
Just like every other couple, the celebrity couples also want to have a sweet and successful marriage too, they have dreams to marry and spend the rest of their lives together; they want to have children and see their children grow too, but circumstances would not just allow them to enjoy their marriage.
Although not all the celebrities are divorced, but the number of divorce is far more greater than those still living together.
Today, you are going to learn of some secrets of a happy marriage from 7 celebrities who will not let anything come between them and their marriage; maybe you can learn something from them.
I decided to write about the celebrity couples and their marriage stories, water because I know that many people’s faith in marriage have grown so cold due to the news about the break ups and sex scandals of these celebrities.
Now here are thing you will learn from these celebrities and their marriage.
7 Celebrity Couples And Their Marriage Stories
– You must understand what empowers your marriage and what destroys it:
One important thing that makes a marriage succeed is your ability to understand those things that will inspire your marriage, and devote yourself to it, and overlook those things that brings fight and quarrels.
1) Support each other:
Every couple must be supportive to each other. Make yourself available when you are needed. Nothing brings confidence than knowing that your spouse is there at your back.
2) Don’t underrate sex:
Infidelity is one of the very factors that cause divorce among the celebrities. That is why you should not play with sex in your marriage. It helps to keep the connection among couples.
3) Have and keep your private time private:
It is good to share time together as couple, but it is also good to have a private time. This will give you room to think and work on your individual careers and dreams.
4) Make time for your marriage:
It doesn’t matter how busy you are, always know that your marriage should be your priority. You cannot maintain a strong marital connection without creating time for your marriage.
Now let’s move on :
Celebrity Couples And Their Marriage Stories
1 Angelina Jolie and Brat Pitt:
First in my list is the lovely Hollywood celebrities Angelina Jolie and Brat Pit. These two love birds got married to each other on August 2014 after living together for a long time (10 years). They have six children who they adore so much and try everything they could not to let their carrier take away the love the have for them.
Just like every other couples, they had their own fair shares of troubles, just as Jolie admitted, and after their wedding in 2014, there was a rumor that these two are getting a divorce, but that was just a lie as the two just celebrated their one year wedding anniversary.
Here is the secret to their happy marriage:
The two understood so well that when they spend much time together, it makes their tension rise; and so they usually create a way to avoid this.
They choose to stay apart for 48 hours after spending five days together. This little time of separation make them appreciate one another and that has helped them transform their marriage.
2 Rita Wilson and Tom Hank:
Thomas Jeffery Hank was born on July 9, 1956 (59 years) in California. He is a successful film actor, director, and Rita Wilson born Oct 26, 1956 at Myriads Ibrahim off Log Angeles.
She is also an American Singer, actress and producer. The two met on a set (Tom television show) named Blossom Buddies and became attracted to each other.
They became more romantically involved after walking together on a film called volunteers and got married in 1988. Since then, they are still enjoying their marriage.
They gave God glory for their marriage
They attributed the success of their marriage to God and their ability to create enough time to do little things for each other, as well as sharing quality time together when it is possible. And Tom said that right from the day he met Rita, that he felt that “this is how marriage should be”.
They are 25 years in marriage now and are blessed with two children (Chester and Truman.
Lately, Hank has been sharing marriage success advice and officiating marriages. If you want Him to officiate your marriage then get in touch with him.
3 Beyonce and Jay Z:
These two are among the celebrities who refused to have anything come between them and their marriage. Beyoncé Giselle Knowles was born in September 4, 1981 (34 years) in Houston Texas U.S. She is a singer, song writer, record producer, actress, dance and a business woman.
She got married to Jay Z, Whose real names are Shawn Corey Cartner on April 4, 2008.
Though these two are known for their inseparable nature, yet they have gone through rough times in their marriage too.
At a time in their marriage, these two had to be separated for a year, when a rumor came that Jay Z cheated with Rhianna.
Here’s their secret.
Beyonce told Oprah that the secret to their happy marriage is having a balance between her independence and the love for the husband. She described foundation as an important factor in having a perfect marriage.
5 Sarah Michelle Gellar and FrieddiePrinzeJr:
Sarah Michelle ( Nee Gellar) was born on 14 April, 1977 (38) and young and handsome Freddie Prinze was born on march 8 19 76 (39 years) Both successful American actors were born in Los Angeles California got married on Sept 1 2002 in Puerto Vallarta Jalisco, in western Mexico.
They both met when working on a movie called (what you did last summer) and started dating in 2000, but became engaged the early 2001; just one year courtship before getting married in 2002.
Both are happily married, and are known for being fond of each other. They are successful on films and television programs, even as they raise their children.
Here’s the secret of their success
As for what made their marriage successful, Here is what Sarah Michelle said “ We communicate and that’s my secret. It is also how I handle all my good relationships, whether they are male or female. If you bottle things up, it will explode on you”.
That is wonderful isn’t it? Communication helps our marriage succeed big time.
6) Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith:
Quote by smith“Marriages go through shifts. And relationship go through shifts because in life, things shifts” That was a quote from The Hollywood actor, film producer and rapper.
Willard Carroll Smith, Jr was born in September 25, 1968 (47 yrs) in Philadelphia, Penn Sylvia,U.S and Jada Koren Pinkett Smith was born on September, 18, 1971 (44) in Baltimore Maryland.
The duo met in early 90’s when Jada was playing a role in his film (The fresh prince of Bel Air). They later fall in love and after a little friendship relationship in 1995, they got married in 1997.
“I have no worries” says Jada
They are happily married and have two children together and a son from Wills first marriage.
Although there has been rumors of divorce, but Jada say’s “ I know who I am married to and has no worries”.
She also said that marriage is a journey and takes real strength and work. She pointed out that marriages fail because couples never realize that marriage is not just about flowers and heart. There must be hard times, but just believe you will come out stronger.
That was all Jada said; I hope you were able to grasp something from that.
7 Tim McGraw and Faith Hill:
Finally in my list of celebrities that have happy marriage is Tom McGraw and Faith Hill.
This two love birds married on October 1996 and have been staying together happily too.
They are both country music singers and have done so many duets together. Their music has dominated the chart for so many years now. They also have their individual songs too.
They joy of the whole thing is they did not let their career take away the love they have for one another.
Faith who divorced her first husband in 1994, met Tim in 1996. Tim was also engaged at the time they met, but that didn’t stop them from falling in love with each other, and they got married immediately when they realized that Hill was pregnant. Now they have 3 wonderful children together.
Their secret is
When Tim was asked about the secret of their successful and happy marriage, here is what he said. “ I don’t think there is a secret”. “You just have to love the skin you are in, basically; you have to walk this life together, there will be times, ups and downs, but you have to essentially like the person you like”.
“I think it is important to laugh a lot and have good time, life is too short, it sound contrived but it is the truth”.
I hope those words inspired you?
Tim and Faith had their marriage anniversary on the 6th, October 2015
I am not writing about these celebrity couples and their marriage stories just to excite you.
I just thought you could know that successful marriage is for everyone. If they could have a strong marriage, then it is possible for you too. Just think about the ways to follow and get down to work immediately.
You will suddenly see things working out for good for you and your family.
I am still your friend,