And from that point, this marriage was turbulent, including many separations, subsequent reconciliations, and a couple of side relationships.
During various hiatuses, Penn reportedly dated Jewel (1995) and Petra Nemcova (2008); further suspected philandering dogged him as well. ) Meanwhile, Robin, who had been an actor since she was a teenager, developed a reputation as cold, laconic, and selective with her projects.
I personally like to believe that the 1997 movie , in which they play a married couple plagued by the husband’s mental instability (as well as drug habits and low income), is an exaggerated depiction of their actual marriage.
I was like, ‘You better pay me or I’m going to go public.’ And they did.” “It was the perfect paradigm…There are very few films or TV shows where the male, the patriarch, and the matriarch are equal.
When a celebrity couple breaks up, there’s an initial deluge.
The “he said, she said,” the list of alleged side pieces, the ensuing legal battle. Welcome to Divorce Court, a necessary forum to decide the winners and losers of the most high-profile and most interesting celebrity divorces. Unfortunately for fans of that three-word consonance, it’s no longer a relevant name.
If it’s a good couple, the breakup is enough to sustain a few weeks of tabloid covers, but then we’re all just expected to move on. Robin Wright and Sean Penn divorced in 2010 after 20 years of marriage, a rocky decade in the aughts, and several separations.
Both Wright and Penn have been omnipresent in Hollywood for over 25 years, but thanks to new, flashy relationships and the return of today, there has never been a better time to assess who’s won this celebrity divorce.
Sean and Robin first met while he was married to Madonna in the late ’80s.
Their romantic relationship began, though, on the set of State of Grace in 1989, and they married the following year.
They settled in Marin County in Northern California with their two kids: daughter Dylan, born in 1991, and son Hopper, born in 1993.
Penn comes back 10 years later much more sane, and a love triangle ensues.