We are all just looking for love, for that special someone to come home to after a long day of work, for someone that’s always on our side and make us feel like we could overcome anything life’s gonna throw at us. And celebrities are no exception.
But not every celebrity has been in a rush to get married. Some found their big love only after 40, but they don’t seem to regret waiting, not even for a second. Let’s see these 6 celebs who found their happily ever after later in life.
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin
George Clooney has settled down with human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in 2013, when he was 52, after being called for decades the most eligible bachelor in Hollywood. Since then, the couple got married and Amal gave birth to twins.
Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade
Gabrielle Union found her love when she was 42. She married NBA star Dwayne Wade in 2014, after the two were first friends, and then best friends. After a while, Gabrielle realized that he was the one for her.
Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault
Salma Hayek was also 42 when she found her happily ever after. She married French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault in 2009. Before meeting Pinault, Salma had never wanted a husband, but he somehow managed to change her entire universe and marry her.
Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
Another female celebrity who found love at 42 is Cameron Diaz. She married Benji Madden in a secret ceremony in 2015. The actress waited so long to get married because she simply didn’t find someone who she felt understood her and wanted her as an equal partner.
Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford
The two tied the knot when Calista Flockhart was 45 and Harrison Ford was 67, after seven years of dating. They both acknowledge the fact that the relationship took them by surprise.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk
Gwyneth Paltrow married producer Brad Falchuk when she was 46 and he was 48. The two met when Paltrow did her recurring cameo on the show Glee, where Falchuk is co-creator. Gwyneth decided to give love another chance, because she felt that Brad was the man she was meant to be with.
So, as we can see, there is no age limit for finding love. Some may find their soulmate when they are young, while some will find their special someone later in life. Nonetheless, love conquers all.