While everyone declares eternal love and support while at the altar, it does not always mean that the marriage will last. Divorce is a very real reality, with about half of marriages eventually ending. Celebrities are notorious for not being able to stay in marriages, and even more notorious for just how much money gets thrown around during divorce proceedings. Some celebrity divorce settlements have been absolutely astronomically high. Here are some of the most expensive ones to date.
Reba McEntire & Narvel Blackstock – $47.5 Million
Country star Reba McEntire and her husband Narvel Blackstock shocked fans when they announced their divorce in 2015. Despite the painful separate, the two have remained on good terms. Assuming their assets were divided evenly, the settlement comes out to $47.5 million
Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt – $400 Million
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were a controversial pair at the start, but they grew to become one of Hollywood’s most beloved couples. Their bombshell divorce announcement followed by their difficult proceedings were a media sensation. By 2019, they were officially divorce, with the parents sharing joint custody of their six children.