Weddings & Divorces in Film & TV on May 6

Weddings in Film & TV

Stan Laurel

1946 Comedian Stan Laurel (55) marries for the 5th time actress Ida Kitaeva (47)

Jayne Mansfield

1950 American student, and aspiring actress, Vera Jayne (Palmer) Peers (later known as Jayne Mansfield) (17) weds American student Paul Mansfield (20), in Fort Worth, Texas; divorce in 1958

Elizabeth Taylor

1950 Elizabeth Taylor (18) marries for the 1st time to hotel heir Conrad "Nicky" Hilton (23)

Sean Connery

1975 Actor Sean Connery (44) weds Micheline Roquebrune in Casablanca

Yun Fat Chow

1987 Actor Yun Fat Chow (31) weds Jasmine Tan

  • 1997 "The X-Files" actor David Duchovny (36) weds actress Tea Leoni (31) in the garden of the Grace Church School

Noah Wyle

2000 Actor Noah Wyle (28) weds makeup artist Tracy Warbin

Billie Piper

2001 Actress-singer Billie Piper (18) weds media mogul Chris Evans (35) at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas

  • 2006 "Coronation Street" actress Julia Haworth (26) weds Jon Wormald at St. Stephen's CE Church in Burnley, Lancashire
  • 2006 "Scooter" techno rocker lead singer H.P. Baxxter (40) weds model Simone Mustert at Tremsbuttel Castle near Hamburg
  • 2006 Duchess of Cornwall's daughter Laura Parker-Bowles (28) weds former Calvin Klein model Harry Lopes (28) at Church of Saint Cyriac in Lacock, Wiltshire

Brock Lesnar

2006 Former WWF Women's Champion Sable (38) weds IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar (28) in Medina, Minnesota

  • 2007 "The Fast and the Furious" actress Jordana Brewster (27) weds movie producer Andrew Form (38) in Bahamas
  • 2016 Actress Kaitlin Doubleday (31) weds DJ Devin Lucien in an outdoor ceremony in Big Sur, California
  • 2017 Olympic diver Tom Daley (23) weds Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black at Bovey Castle in Devon, England

Divorces in Film & TV

Maggie Smith

1974 Actress Maggie Smith (39) divorces actor Robert Stephens (42) after 6 years of marriage

  • 2006 "Dallas" actress Victoria Principal (56) divorces plastic surgeon Harry Glassman (63) due to irreconcilable differences after nearly 21 years of marriage

Kaley Cuoco

2016 Actress Kaley Cuoco and professional tennis player Ryan Sweeting divorce after 2 years of marriage