With the most expensive divorce coming up to $38 billion, The Mirror takes a look at the 10 most expensive celebrity divorces of all time as Rupert Murdoch ‘splits’ from wife Jenny Hall
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Divorce proceedings can be difficult for a variety of reasons, from emotional stress to how much it affects your bank account.
And it’s no different for celebs, with the whole world watching – and often taking sides – celebrity couples are constantly under scrutiny as they try and find their way through.
Between the legal fees, collecting through problematic prenuptial agreements, and dealing with a broken heart, it can be quite an expensive business.
In the world of celebrities, divorces can add up to pretty much every penny, with one divorce placing an ex-wife on Forbes’ billionaires list counting the settlement alone.
Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch
Jerry Hall and billionaire Rupert Murdoch shocked the world when it was rumored they were ‘breaking up’ earlier this week – and if that’s true, it looks like it could be a very divorce settlement costly with much loss.
The couple’s $279 million mansion and ranch could be part of the settlement as speculation continues to circulate about how Rupert Murdoch’s fortune will be affected following the divorce.
The media mogul boasts a staggering $17 billion fortune – possibly going to Jerry Hall.
Attorney Mark Stephens, of the Howard Kennedy firm, said Mr Murdoch may have signed a ‘fairly generous’ prenuptial agreement.
The end of the couple’s six-year marriage will be the 91-year-old’s fourth divorce.
Murdoch and Hall, 65, were married in March 2016 in central London.
At the time, the billionaire marked the opportunity by announcing on Twitter that he would stop posting on the platform, calling himself “the luckiest and happiest man in the world.”
Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Bezos – $38 billion
The $38 billion divorce from Jeff Bezos placed MacKenzie at number four on Forbes’ list of female billionaires.
This is currently the most expensive celebrity divorce on record.
After being accused of having an affair with former Fox News host Lauren Sanchez, the couple ended their 25-year marriage.
MacKenzie and Jeff began their relationship before he was successful at Amazon, and were married six months after starting their relationship.
The divorced couple have four children together.
Rupert Murdoch and Anna Mann – $1.7 billion
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While Murdoch likely beats Jeff Bezos as the most expensive divorce since his recent split from Jerry Hall, the newspaper mogul came in at second after his divorce from Anna Mann.
The media mogul was married to Scottish journalist Anna from 1967 to 1999.
He famously remarried just 17 days after the divorce was finalized, paying $1.7 billion in settlement.
110 million dollars out of report The agreed amount for Anna Mann is believed to be a direct cash payment.
Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore – $425 million
Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore spent 31 years together, with 7 children, before they decided to put their love story on hold.
The decision to split is said to come just a day after Mel was arrested for drunk driving in 2006 when he was caught on camera releasing an anti-Semitic article.
The star later issued two apologies through her public poster. He did not claim a DUI misdemeanor charge and was given three years’ probation.
The expensive split was reportedly worth $425 million as the couple split $850 million in assets.
Michael Jordan and Juanita Vanoy – $168 million
Basketball legend Michael Jordan married Juanita Vanoy in 1989 during his second season with the Chicago Bulls.
It was rumored in 2002 that the couple, who share three children, were on the verge of a split but they managed to shoulder it until 2006, where a report $168 million settlement was agreed.
Juanita has been by her husband’s side during his lucrative years in the NBA and all of the huge endorsement deals he signed have helped bring her a very sane settlement.
Neil Diamond and Marcia Murphey – up to $150 million
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Marcia Murphey and Neil Diamond have been happily married for 25 years and the couple have two sons, Jesse and Micah.
Their marriage ended in 1995, although it has never been confirmed, but the singer’s $300 million earnings are said to have been split between the two.
Neil told Daily mail that his ex-wife “had enough to live on for the rest of her life.”
After their long and happy marriage, Neil blames himself for their breakup.
Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren – $110 million
It caused quite a stir when professional golfer Tiger Woods drove their Escalade into a tree outside the couple’s Florida home.
Tiger admitted to having had many affairs and the couple decided to divorce after six years together in 2010.
Elin Nordegren came out of a divorce with a report 110 million dollars.
Steven Spielberg and Amy Irving – $100 million
The couple married in 1985 after meeting when Amy auditioned for the director’s sci-fi film Close Encounters of the Third Kind, but they divorced in 1989.
After they filed for divorce, a California judge refused to accept their prenuptial agreement as reported. scribbled on napkins.
Amy was awarded $100 million and this is one of the most expensive divorces of all time.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt – $100 million
The split has shaken fans everywhere, with Brad already on good terms with Friends actress Jennifer Anniston in 2005 before he began a relationship with Mr and Mrs Smith, Angelina. Jolie.
The couple, who share six children, are said to have spent more than $1 million in legal money alone as they tried to come to a settlement and it was reported as “one of the most expensive divorces in history”. Hollywood history.”
Although no agreement has been reached yet believe Brad offered Angelia $100 million.
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