Unlikely celebrity couples

Madonna and Guy Ritchie split


©Sipa - Madonna and Guy Ritchie split
Madonna’s marriage to film director Guy Ritchie in 2000 took many by surprise - Queen of Pop meets English gent? But Madge soon embraced British ways: she took up country pursuits, bought a Wiltshire estate and even released a children’s book called The English Roses.

Madonna's raunchy stage image seemed strangely at odds with her family life with Guy, who tended to shun the limelight, but they seemed happy. Son Rocco, a half-brother for Madonna's daughter Lourdes, was born in 2000, and Malawian baby David Banda joined the family in 2006.

Rumours that Madonna and Guy were leading separate lives began to surface earlier this year. As they didn't sign a pre-nup, there could be a lengthy battle over their estimated £300 million fortune - most of which was earned by Madonna before she met Guy.

Verdict: We hope they won't resort to airing their dirty linen in court. Which brings us onto our next couple...


Sarah Horrocks
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
Homemade Valentine's Day cards44 Pinterest Worthy Home Offices To Inspire The Girl Boss In You
This Week's Coronation Street SpoilersCelebrity pregnancies: Cute bumps
Latest… 29/02/2012
Celebrities News
Scarlett Johansson dating advertising exec?
Courtney Love's worried daughter
Ashton Kutcher rushes to Demi's side
Madonna's Super Bowl golden throne
All Celebrity News
Angelina Jolie's leg causes a stir
Angelina Jolie has sexed up her red carpet look with a flash of thigh...
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart PDA
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart never talk about their...
Victoria Beckham can't smile
Victoria Beckham couldn't raise a smile at the Oscars, despite having David Beckham's hands all over her...
Blake Lively gets restraining order against her stalker
Blake Lively has been granted a restraining order against her stalker...
All news
Alesha's 'Drummer Boy' single - listen now
Alesha The beautiful Alesha kicks off her sophomore album with a stomping, sassy new single 'Drummer Boy' out on 5th September but you can have a sneaky listen right here...
See all videos