Weddings & Divorces in Film & TV on August 5

Weddings in Film & TV

John Barrymore

1920 Actor John Barrymore (38) marries second wife author and actress Blanche Oelrichs (29) (divorced 1928)

  • 1956 Actress-singer Shirley Jones (22) weds film and stage actor-singer Jack Cassidy (29)

Wedding of Interest

1964 Film director Mel Brooks (38) weds actress Anne Bancroft (32) at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau

Donna Summer

1971 Five-time Grammy Award singer Donna Summer [nee Gaines] (22) weds actor Helmuth Sommer; divorce in 1976

  • 1972 "The Addams Family" actor John Astin (42) weds actress Patty Duke (25); divorce 1985
  • 1977 Actress Julie Newmar (43) weds lawyer J. Holt Smith

Steve Carell

1995 Comedian Steve Carell marries fellow comedian Nancy Walls

Jennifer Aniston

2015 Actress Jennifer Aniston (46) weds fellow actor and producer Justin Theroux (44) at their home in Los Angeles