After people get famous, they win over entire fanbases spanning the globe. Within these fanbases are a whole lot of secret admirers including other celebrities. Eventually, famous people and their fans connect. Sometimes they fall in love. In most cases, the love doesn’t last too long. The problem with a fan falling in love with the person he or she idolizes is the fact the person isn’t the same in real life. In some cases, the fairytale love story does end well. Get ready to see which love affairs did and didn’t last. Number 11 had no chance!
1. Russell Brand photo source: bulhufas.com
Russell Brand’s 15 minutes of fame seems to have already expired. He did have a nice run of it and put out some funny movies along the way. His biggest reward was having Katy Perry in his life for a short time. He somehow managed to marry her after she became his fan. Perry had a brief cameo in Get Him to the Greek. It was enough for her to later fall in love with Brand.
The next relationship had disaster written all over it!
2. Mariah Carey photo source: jjcabeleireiros.com.br
Nick Cannon was head over heels for Mariah Carey. She was the apple of his eye. He had grown up a fan of her work. The age difference eventually caught up to their love. He had to have the giant “Mariah” tattoo on his back altered after their divorce. Carey is now married to a billionaire and seems much better off than Nick.
Click next for an unforgettably embarrassing moment!
3. Tom Cruise photo source: squareeyes.blinkx.com
Remember when Tom Cruise began jumping up and down on Oprah’s couch while declaring his love for Katie Holmes? Well, the taller Holmes was a fan of Cruise. She probably isn’t a fan anymore after living under his roof for enough time. Cruise put her on a very limited diet during her pregnancy. The best thing that came out of their relationship was their daughter.
The following person may have made the right choice…
4. Matt Damon photo source: geolocation.ws
Damon has had one heck of a career. He seems to be at the top of his game right now. The Martian was a huge success and a new Bourne movie just came out. He married his wife, Luciana Barroso, all the way back in 2005. She was bartending when Damon happened to walk in during a break from the set of Stuck on You. It looks like she got stuck on him.
A rather odd couple up next!
5. Fergie photo source: au.anygator.com
The Black Eyed Peas haven’t been in the spotlight for awhile, but that doesn’t seem to have affected the love between Fergie and her husband, Josh Duhamel. Before they met, Fergie was Dumhamel’s celebrity crush. They eventually met on the set of the show Las Vegas. It was love at first sight. They tied the knot in 2009.
Click next for another HUGE disaster!
6. Jesse James photo source: atoast2wealth.com
Jesse James went from hero to zero after he was caught cheating on his ex-wife, Sandra Bullock, with a woman covered in tattoos. Before Jesse completely ruined his marriage, Bullock was his fan. They made a connection after she brought her godson to check out Jesse’s Monster Garage.
Don’t do what the next guy did!
7. Chris Martin photo source: the-world-c.blogspot.com
Fame treats some people better than others. Martin struck gold when he realized Gwyneth Paltrow had a crush on him! She was a big fan of Coldplay and Martin in particular. Their love eventually fizzled out and lead to divorce. Paltrow now looks at him like a brother. Something must have been lacking!
One of Hollywood’s biggest studs next!
8. Brad Pitt photo source: groundreport.com
It’s hard to imagine Jennifer Aniston ever being able to get over ex-husband Brad Pitt. There aren’t many men in the world like him. What’s crazy is they first met on a blind date! Now, Brangelina is one of Hollywood’s most powerful couples.
A real funny guy coming up!
9. Adam Sandler photo source: ranker.com
Adam Sandler’s wife, Jackie Titone, is one of the luckiest women in the world. Before she met Sandler, no one really knew about her. They met after Titone was cast for a part in Sandler’s movie Big Daddy. Their marriage has been going strong since 2003.
The next person has become a real wack job!
10. John Travolta photo source: en.wikipedia.com
What the heck ever happened to the Travolta of old? The smooth guy who could take a woman’s breath away on the dance floor is no longer with us. It was this guy who won over his wife Kelly Preston. She has stuck with him through thick and thin since 1991.
Click next for some crazy drama!
11. Wiz Khalifa photo source: madaboutmarbella.blogspot.com
Amber Rose knows how to snake her way into famous rappers’ hearts. She started out with Kanye West and knew exactly when it was time to leach onto the next rapper. Rose claimed she was always a fan of Wiz while dating West. Was she truly a fan or just taking a stab at West? Rose and Khalifa later married and have already divorced.