Above is poet Saul Williams and actress Persia White who met on the set of Girlfriends’. They eventually married after five years of dating in 2008 and divorced in 2009.
Legendary Jazz musician Miles Davis and legendary actress Cicely Tyson were both married for 7 years from 1981-1988.
Remember the leading lady in Coming To America? Lisa? Well, the actress who played Lisa, Shari Headley, married Play (real name Christopher Martin) from the 90s hip-hop duo Kid n Play in 1993. They divorced only two years later. They have a son named Skylar together.
Glynn Turman best for his role in Cooley High or his stint as retired Army colonel Bradford Taylor on A Different World or his role on the HBO drama The Wire. Needless to say, we had no idea that the actor was married to Aretha Franklin from 1978-1984. They had no children together.
Extra TV host Mario Lopez was embroiled in a scandal. Weeks after marrying Ali Landry in 2004, the marriage was annulled because of alleged infidelity on Lopez’ part days prior to the wedding.
George Clooney, the forever bachelor, was once married to current Mad Men star Talia Balsam. Clooney has publicly said that he will never get married. He and Balsam were married from 1989 to 1993.
WOW…I HAD NO IDEA ABOUT HALF OF THESE PEOPLE…I GUESS THEY WEREN’T ON MY RADAR OR HOUNDED BY THE PAPZ!