5 Fast-Paced Celebrity Engagements
Even though most of us get excited about Hollywood celebrity marriages, we do realize the fact that celebrity marriages have a long history of not lasting for a very long time. Some of our favorite celebrity couples including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan, Amber Heard and Johnny Depp, Justin Theroux and Jennifer Anniston, and Chris Pratt and Anna Farris got separated in the recent years.
These famous celebrity breakups and divorces might make you feel that all celebrity relationships are destined to be doomed. However, that is not the case always, because several famous Hollywood celebrity couples such as Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo, Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, and Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, are still together, even after several years.
In fact, some of our most loved Hollywood celebrities do not even have the patience to wait for at least a year or two to get married to the love of their life. Even though some celebrity couples did face backlashes and other issues, they did get married just a few weeks after officially announcing that they are engaged. Below are some of most fast-paced celebrity engagements that have stirred the media and fans all over the world.
Khloe Kardashian and Kris Humphries
It is quite hard to create a list of fast-paced celebrity engagements without mentioning the fan favorite Khloe Kardashian. Khloe got engaged one of the most popular professional basketball players, Lamar Odom, in the year 2009. What’s more, the celebrity couple went on to tie the knot just a few days after they got engaged.
The entire wedding ceremony of Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom was officially broadcasted for her long-running reality TV show, “Keeping up with the Kardashians”. Although the couple got divorced in 2013, the personal struggles Lamar had in the recent years have brought the couple back together once again.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin
It came as a surprise to many fans and journalists when one of the A-list actors in Hollywood, George Clooney announced that he got officially engaged to Amal Alamuddin, a leading human rights lawyer. The famous celebrity couple got engaged just six months after they started dating in the year 2013.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin surprised the media once again, as they got married only six months after confirming their engagement. The wedding ceremony of this celebrity couple was held in Venice by the end of 2014 and many of our favorite Hollywood stars attended the wedding ceremony.
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries
If you take a close look at the relationships of the Kardashian sisters, then you will easily realize that short engagements are not a new thing to them. Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries started dating after they met in New York by the end of 2010, and they got engaged the next year.
What’s more shocking is that her engagement with the basketball player actually lasted longer than their marriage. Three months after getting engaged, the couples got married in California in the year 2011. However, the celebrity couple filed for divorce just after two months. It is also to be noted that Kim Kardashian got one of the most stunning celebrity diamond engagement rings from Kris Humphries, which she still owns.
Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee
The Baywatch beauty, Pamela Anderson, and the Motley Crue drummer, Tommy Lee, got married just a few days after they met. Reports from reliable sources said that the celebrity couple got married just four days after they had met. In fact, both the media and fans are not sure whether Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee even got engaged before they got married.
Anyway, the couple enjoyed a fine relationship for 3 years and they had two kids together. Even though Pamela and Tommy Lee got divorced three years after their marriage, they lived together for ten more years. Pamela Anderson got married three more times after she ended her long-term relationship with Tommy Lee.
Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
One of the most popular actresses in Hollywood, Cameron Diaz, got engaged to the rock star, Benji Madden, just six months after the couple started dating, which was a few days before Christmas in the year 2014. However, the celebrity couple shocked everyone when they got married only 17 days after getting officially engaged.
A source close to the couple said, “Benji tends to fall in love easily, but this time it’s for real and he landed a great girl. They obviously both make each other incredibly happy, and there’s nothing better than that.” One of Cameron Diaz’s bridesmaids was the famous Hollywood actress, Drew Barrymore, while many other Hollywood celebrities also attended the wedding ceremony.