15 non-traditional celebrity weddings

“The experiences that the freedoms we have given each other and the unconditional support, to me, are the highest definition of love.”


Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have publicly discussed their open marriage.

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The couple made headlines in 2021 when they opened up about their marriage and discussed infidelity rumors on Jada’s talk show, Red table discussion.


Will clarified that they had actually been separated for a while before reconciling their marriage.

“Jada never believed in conventional marriage, Will said in an interview with GQ. We gave each other confidence and freedom, with the belief that everyone must find their own path. And marriage for us cannot be a prison And I’m not suggesting our road to anyone. I’m not suggesting that road to anyone. But the experiences that the freedoms we’ve given ourselves and the unconditional support, to me, are the highest definition of love.

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Dolly Parton and her husband, Carl Dean, seem to have a bit of a “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy.

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“If we cheat, we don’t know, so if we cheat, it’s very good for both of us,” Dolly said in an interview. “I don’t want to know, if he’s cheating on me. If I’m cheating on him, he wouldn’t want to know. And if he is, if that’s what makes it work, then that’s as well.

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However, Dolly later clarified in an interview with, “It just means we let each other be who we are and how we are. But I would kill him if I knew he was with someone. We love people. He knows I’m a flirt and a tease, but it’s harmless. I’ve never met the man who would take his place.”


Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard and their two children all sleep in one bedroom.

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Kristen revealed on the Dax podcast, Expert Armchairthat their daughters sleep on their bedroom floor while she and her husband sleep on a mattress.


RuPaul and her husband, Georges LeBar, reside in separate states.

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Georges is a breeder for a living. RuPaul revealed in an interview on hollywood today live“Most of the time he’s on the ranch in Wyoming. He’s got a 60,000 acre ranch – it’s in two states; it’s also in South Dakota. When I go there, I dress in Western clothes and no one cares.”

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RuPaul said they see each other “about every three weeks.”


Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau had an extravagant, live-streamed wedding — but their marriage was never legal on paper.

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“To everyone who says it’s wrong because we rushed it or because I don’t do things the traditional way, because I didn’t want to do it legally,” Tana said. , I really wouldn’t want to do it on paper, because I think binding someone legally takes away the love.”

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Jake confirmed during an interview with entertainment tonight that the couple had an open relationship — they never lived together. The two separated less than six months after the wedding.


Bryan Greenberg and Jamie Chung chose to live in separate apartments while co-starring in Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong.

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“It works for us,” Bryan said in an interview with entertainment tonight“Jamie had the idea of ​​having separate apartments while we were filming in Hong Kong, and I was like, ‘This is stupid. Why are we spending money in two different places?’ But ultimately, I’m really grateful that we did it. It was a good way to just have some time for ourselves and to break up the project a bit. And honestly, that’s kind of how our relationship is. We love spending time together, but we also love spending time alone.

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The couple welcomed twins together in October 2021.


Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk only moved in full-time together after a year of marriage.

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Gwyneth revealed in an interview with The Sunday Times that Brad spent three nights a week at his own house and four nights a week at hers.

“I think, really, because we each have two teenagers that we love a lot, we were just trying to be aware and give them some space and not move too fast,” Gwyneth explained in an interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

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Mo’Nique and Sidney Hicks have an open marriage.

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“Society looks at me and they see a woman who looks like [she] couldn’t have a man that looked like that if it wasn’t for something else at stake… she’s gonna let that man do whatever he wants to do because she’s famous and she’s got sex money and now she can have anything she wants, but she’s gonna let the man use her and abuse her,” Mo’Nique said on their podcast, Open relationship“No one knew it wasn’t Sidney’s idea to have an open marriage. It was mine. I want to repeat it. It wasn’t Sidney’s idea to have an open marriage; it was mine.”

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Sarah Jessica Parker has been open about how she and Matthew Broderick often spend long periods apart due to their careers – and why she actually thinks that’s a good thing.

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“I know it sounds crazy, but we have lives that allow us to drift apart and come back together,” she said. “His professional life brings him here, and mine takes me there. D ‘in a way, I think it’s been hugely beneficial because we have so much to share in a way.”

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Margaret Cho and her husband, Al Ridenour, also have an open marriage.

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“I just don’t want to sleep with the same person all my life. It’s just disgusting,” Margaret said in an interview on The truth“We have a really big house. It’s kind of like we want to have that, it’s like, ‘You can stay on your side, or I’ll stay on my side.’ When I see her, I’ll make her dinner. … Oh yeah. I’ve definitely been in the house.”

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Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip reportedly slept in separate beds throughout their marriage.

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Chrissy Teigen’s parents, Ron and Pepper, have lived in separate homes – about 10 minutes apart – for years.

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“Mom is so overwhelmed that she basically lives with us and they’ve had that kind of relationship for a long time,” Chrissy said in an interview with People“And my dad comes home every other day or so, he was a little over yesterday.”

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Nico Tortorella and Bethany Meyers both identify as polyamorous, and the two have an open marriage.

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“When we decided to get married, part of it was having the legal connection, being [a] family, knowing we were going to be family with each other,” Bethany said in an interview with Distractify. “Being poly isn’t a state of being, it’s a state of mind.”

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“I’m in this place now with sex where I think it’s fucking stupid,” they said. “I love sex, don’t get me wrong, it’s such a beautiful thing, it’s an extension of love. But from a physical point of view, this idea of ​​just, like, a quick fix – it’s like getting high. It’s like getting down. I’m just living in a different, higher chakra, so to speak, right now.


Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and her husband, Jionni LaValle, sleep in separate bedrooms – each with one of their children – so they can spend time with their children.

“We try to do [sex] work, but with children it is so difficult. … by the time they sleep, you’re exhausted,” Snooki said in an interview on Cosmo Happy Hour Podcast“You don’t want to put in the work to do it.”

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And finally, Kevin Jonas and his wife, Danielle, reportedly slept apart for the first few months of their marriage because of his snoring.

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Apparently, the singer “snores like a freight train”.

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