25 Celebrity Relationships That Prove Age Is Just A Number

Diply 28 Jul 2017

When it comes to love, age gaps hardly seem to be a big deal, even in Hollywood.

Although some find it controversial, others say that age is just a number. These 20 celebrity relationships prove that this is in fact true.

From 10-year age gaps all the way up to 38 years apart, these celebs are living their best lives with the ones they love no matter what.

1. Cheryl and Liam Payne welcomed their first child in March of this year.

Instagram | @cherylofficial

The two have an age gap of 10 years.

They met after Liam auditioned for X Factor when he was 14, and Cheryl was judging on the show.

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2. Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo have been dating since 2012 and married since 2014. They even have a daughter!

Instagram | @adamlevine

Adam is 38 years old, while Behati is 28. Ten years' difference between the two hasn't put a damper on their adventure together!

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3. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are serious relationship goals. They have two adorable little girls together, and Ryan is always raving about Blake.

Instagram | @humansofny

Believe it or not, there's an 11-year age gap between the two!

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4. Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk have been together since 2015, and have a daughter together!

Instagram | @irinashayk

There's an 11-year age gap between the two — Bradley is 42 and Irina is 31.

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5. Beyoncé and Jay-Z's love story has been in the media quite a lot in the last few years, and they just welcomed twins last month!

Instagram | @beyonce

Bey is 35 and Jay-Z is 47, which means that they have an age gap of 12 years.

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6. Megan Fox met Brian Austin Green when she was 18 and he was 30.

Instagram | @arent_you_that_guy

They were married in 2010, and even though they've had their ups and downs, their 13-year age gap hasn't stopped them!

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7. Scott Disick and Bella Thorne have been recently linked together.

Instagram | @bellathorne

They have an age gap of 14 years, with Scott being 34 years old, and Bella turning 20 in a few months.

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8. Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are seriously one of my favorite couples ever.

Instagram | @portiaderossi

Ellen is 59, while Portia is 44, which means that they have a 15-year age gap between them.

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9. Actress Amber Tamblyn and comedian David Cross have been married since 2012, and they have a daughter together. 

Instagram | @amberrosetamblyn

Amber is 34, while David is 53, which means they have a 19-year age gap.

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10. David Schwimmer andZoë Buckman have been married since 2010, and the two have a daughter together.


They have a 19-year age gap, although even though they're still married, they did announce that they're "taking some time apart" back in April.

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11. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Jason Statham have been dating since 2010. 

Instagram | @rosiehw

Jason is 50 years old, while Rosie is 30, making their age gap a whole 20 years. They actually just welcomed their first son in June of this year!

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12. 44-year-old Kate Beckinsale has been recently linked to 21-year-old Matt Rife. That's a 22-year age gap.

Instagram | @mattrife

For those who aren't familiar, Matt is a comedian and actor who can be seen in WTH: Welcome to Howler.

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13. Back in 2009, Sam Taylor-Johnson met her future husband, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, when she was 42 and he was 18 years old.

Instagram | @aarontaylorjohnson

They didn't let that 23-year gap stop them because now the pair have two daughters together!

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14. Alec Baldwin and his wife, Hilaria Thomas, have been married since 2012. 

Instagram | @hilariabaldwin

Hilaria is 33, while Alex is 59, which means the two have an age gap of 26 whole years. Things seem to be going well, though, as they have three children together!

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15. Stephen Fry and his husband, Elliott Spencer, have a 30-year age gap.

Instagram | @stephenfryactually

Elliott actually spoke about the gap and said "I don’t care what people think, Stephen is the love of my life, the light of my life."

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16. Jeff Goldblum is married to Emilie Livingston, and they have two children together.

Instagram | @jeffgoldblum

Jeff is 64 years old, while Emilie is 34. That's a 30-year age gap, for those counting!

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17. Billy Joel has been in a relationship with Alexis Roderick since 2009. The two are now married and actually have a daughter together. 

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Billy is 68 while Alexis is 35, which means there's an age gap of 33 years between the two.

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18. Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas have been married for 17 years and are exactly 25 years apart!

Instagram | @catherinezetajones

The crazy part is that they are both born on September 25.

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19. Kourtney Kardashian has been rumoured to be dating 23-year-old model Younes Bendjima, making them 15 years apart in age.

Instagram | @kourtneykardash

We'll just have to keep up with these two and see how their romance flourishes!

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20. Our favorite Hollywood hunk broke all of our hearts when he married Amal Alamuddin back in 2014, even though we're super happy for them!

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At 17 years apart, they're happily married and doing just great.

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21. Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis are nine years apart in age, but you'd probably never guess it!

Instagram | @oliviawilde

They have the most adorable family and have two children with equally adorable names: Otis and Daisy.

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22. Are Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder the real life Bella Swan and Edward Cullen?

Instagram | @iansomerhalder

It's no coincidence that both have starred in vampire-related ventures, and while the age difference isn't as big as that of an ancient vampire and a modern mortal, Ian's still got 10 years on Nikki.

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23. I'm pretty sure Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness are the cutest Hollywood couple, ever.

Instagram | @thehughjackman

They've been married for over 20 years and came to Hollywood together from Australia.

Talking to Ellen Degeneres about his marriage, he expressed, “It gets better and better, I can honestly say that.”

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24. We all love The Rock, and we love his relationship with his girlfriend Lauren Hashian, too!

Instagram | @laurenhashianofficial

They have a 13-year age difference, but that clearly doesn't mess with their ability to be the best parents ever.

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25. Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell met back in 2008, and were married in 2013.

Instagram | @madameozell

Patrick is 77 years old, while Sunny is 38. This means that there's a 39-year age gap between them — the biggest on our list!

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