10 Famous Couples Who Prove That Even a 30+ Year Age Gap Can’t Stop True Love

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Many Hollywood couples are proving to us that age doesn’t really matter when it comes to matters of the heart. Because despite being 3 decades or more apart in age, some famous lovebirds are living the ideal fairytale romance. After all, we can argue that it is perfectly possible for 2 hearts and minds to complete each other and connect on a deep level, regardless of the generations they belong to.

Stephen Fry and Elliott Spencer

Age gap: 30 years

The 65-year-old multi-talented actor met the 35-year-old comedian at a house party in 2012. The couple got married 3 years later, and it seems that the union of these 2 artists is a match made in heaven. Elliott has noted, “Humor is the key to everything. We laugh all the time.” He also admitted that their age gap doesn’t cause them any problems, saying, ’’I don’t care what people think. Stephen is the love of my life, the light of my life."

Marc Anthony and Nadia Ferreira

Age gap: 31 years

The 54-year-old famous singer, who has been previously married 3 times, and the 23-year-old former Miss Universe Paraguay first sparked rumors that they were together in early 2022. In March, they made their relationship publicly official and got engaged in May.

Jeff Goldblum and Emilie Livingston

Age gap: 31 years

The 70-year-old actor and the 39-year-old Olympic gymnast met at the gym and got married in 2014. The couple, who are parents to 2 sons, are madly in love and can’t stop gushing about each other. Emilie once shared on her Instagram ’’Jeff Goldblum always makes me feel loved from the first day we met.’’ She added ’’I hadn’t experienced such innocent, passionate, tender, honest love before so quickly."

Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor

Age gap: 32 years

47-year-old Sarah and 79-year-old Holland first met at a party back in 2005, but their romance started a decade later when they reconnected on social media. In 2016, Sarah recalled that she thought Holland was “the most exquisitely beautiful woman” she had ever seen. And Holland, in her turn, described their relationship as ’’the most wonderful, extraordinary thing that could have ever possibly happened in my life."

Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva

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Age gap: 34 years

The 73-year-old actor and his 39-year-old publicist wife, who met in 2014, tied the knot 4 years later and are now parents to 2 kids. Silva has noted, ’’I feel like I am in a true fairytale. Without a doubt, I feel like the luckiest woman in the world.’’

Mel Gibson and Rosalind Ross

Age gap: 34 years

The 66-year-old actor and the 32-year-old writer have been together since 2014, and have a child together. Their son Lars is the actor’s ninth child. When the couple was expecting in 2016, a friend close to them noted, ’’Mel loves being a dad and he and Rose can’t wait to be parents together.’’ Adding, ’’The last 2 years have been some of the happiest years he’s ever had."

David Foster and Katharine McPhee

Age gap: 34 years

McPhee first met Foster back in 2006, when she was a contestant on American Idol. They started dating 11 years later and ended up tying the know in 2019. Today the 72-year-old music producer and his 38-year-old singer/actress wife are parents to a baby boy.

Speaking about their big age gap, Katharine had once admitted, ’’I was very concerned with what people would think," but she also added ’’I’m in love with our love story, and that’s all that matters."

Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell

Age gap: 39 years

The 82-year-old actor and his 43-year-old jazz singer wife met in 2008 when as he says, ’’She was working as a waitress in a restaurant in Brooklyn." The couple wed in 2013. Regarding their almost 4 decade age difference, Sunny explained, “He is so youthful, and I guess I’m kind of an old worrywart, so we bridge the gap.”

Robert Duvall and Luciana Pedraza


Age gap: 41 years

The 91-year-old legendary actor and his 50-year-old actress wife wed in 2005. The pair who met on the streets, as Duvall recalled, "...if the flower shop had been open, I wouldn’t have met her. I was going to the bakery, but everything closes on Saturday afternoon, and I came out, and we started talking, and we met there.’’

Dick Van Dyke and Arlene Silver

Age gap: 46 years

The 96-year-old actor and his 51-year-old make-up artist wife got married in 2012, 6 years after the first meeting. Speaking of their 46-year gap, the veteran actor explained, “She’s very mature for her age, and I’m very immature for my age, so it’s just about right.”

Do you agree that age isn’t really that important when 2 people are deeply connected and in love? Do you think there is a perfect age difference for a couple?


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