On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1989

Weddings in Film & TV

Leonard Nimoy

Jan 1 Actor Leonard Nimoy (57) weds actress Susan Bay

  • Jan 21 "Falcon Crest" actor Lorenzo Lamas (31) weds actress Kathleen Kinmont (23) at the Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas
  • Feb 17 Whitesnake's singer David Coverdale (37) weds American actress Tawny Kitaen (27); divorced 1991

Tim Burton

Feb 24 Film director Tim Burton (30) weds photographer Lena Gieseke

Kevin Kline

Mar 4 Actress Phoebe Cates marries fellow actor Kevin Kline

William Hurt

Mar 5 Actor William Hurt marries second wife Heidi Henderson (divorced 1993)

  • Apr 8 Entertainment Tonight's Mary Hart marries producer Burt Sugarman

Robin Williams

Apr 30 Actor and comedian Robin Williams (37) weds nanny Marsha Garces at a private ceremony in Lake Tahoe, California

James Woods

Jun 2 Actor James Woods (42) weds horse trainer Sarah Owen (26) in Beverly Hills, California

Hugh Laurie

Jun 16 Actor Hugh Laurie (30) weds theatre administrator Jo Green in Camden, London

  • Jun 26 Melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for 2nd time

Hugh Hefner

Jul 1 Playboy founder Hugh Hefner weds playmate Kimberly Conrad

Bryan Cranston

Jul 8 Emmy Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston (33) weds actress Robin Dearden (35)

Wedding of Interest

Aug 17 Director Kathryn Bigelow (38) weds fellow director James Cameron (35)

  • Aug 23 "The Cars" lead singer and guitarist Ric Ocasek (40) weds model Paulina Porizkova (24)

Sam Neill

Sep 2 Actor Sam Neill (41) weds actress Noriko Watanabe (24)

Larry King

Oct 7 Radio talk show host Larry King (55) weds Julie Alexander (divorced 1992)

Sidney Sheldon

Oct 14 American novelist Sidney Sheldon (72) weds former American child actress Alexandra Kostoff in Las Vegas, Nevada

John Goodman

Oct 27 Actor John Goodman (37) weds Annabeth Hartzog (21) in New Orleans

David Hasselhoff

Dec 9 "Baywatch" actor David Hasselhoff (37) weds actress Pamela Bach (26) at the Little Brown Church in Studio City, California

George Clooney

Dec 15 Actor and director George Clooney (28) weds actress Talia Balsam (30) in Las Vegas

  • Dec 31 Actress Annabella Sciorra (Jungle Fever) weds Joe Petruzzi

Divorces in Film & TV

Divorce of Interest

Feb 14 Robin Givens is granted a divorce from Mike Tyson in the Dominican Republic

Jane Fonda

Feb 16 Actress Jane Fonda and activist Tom Hayden separate after 16 years of marriage

David Hasselhoff

Mar 1 "Baywatch" actor David Hasselhoff (37) divorces actress Catherine Hickland (33) after nearly 5 years of marriage