With the most high-profile cougar in Hollywood - Demi Moore, of course - about to start the year's messiest divorce, Ahlan! takes a look at other mature ladies that have hooked up with younger men
Demi married Ashton Kutcher in 2005 when she was 43-years-old and Ashton was just 27, after dating for two years. But despite looking fab for her age (with a little help),
Demi was unable to keep Ashton, who strayed a number of times, including on the night of their sixth wedding anniversary.Demi announced she was filing for divorce last month.
Age Gap 16 Years
Nicole began dating F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton in 2008 when she was 29 and Lewis was only 23. After dating for less than a year, former Pussycat Dolls singer Nicole was already dreaming ahead, saying “We would love to have beautiful angel babies together.” They split up in October this year, but both clearly want to get back with each other. Good luck to them!
Age Gap 4 Years
Jennifer Lopez, 42, recently started dating her 24-year-old backing dancer Casper Smart. The American Idol judge only split up with her husband of seven years Marc Anthony a few months ago, but has already been on holiday with Casper where she was spotted “all over” her new younger beau.
Age Gap 18 Years
Cameron Diaz felt the need to defend her cougar status while dating Justin Timberlake. She said in 2004, “It’s not like this is the first time in the history of human relationships that people were drawn to one another because of who they are, not what age they are.” But despite her good intentions, things didn’t work out for the celeb couple.
Age Gap 9 Years
Mariah married America’s Got Talent host Nick Cannon in 2008 after dating for just six weeks when she was 39-years-old and Nick was just 28. The pair met when Cannon directed a video for Mariah’s single Bye Bye, and they now have twins Moroccan and Monroe together and renew their wedding vows every year.
Age Gap 11 Years
Kylie, 43, has been dating 33-year-old model Andres Velencoso since 2008. She said, “I don’t ever think about the age gap, unless I say something like, ‘Do you remember that song from the ’93?’ And he says, ‘No’. And I think, ‘Is that because you are Spanish or because you were still at school?’”
Age Gap 10 Years
The Queen of Pop proved that she rules the cougar world as well as the music industry when she started dating 22-year-old Brazilian model Jesus Luz when she was already 51. She then repeated the same age gap with current beau French dancer Brahim Zaibat, who is 24 compared to her 53! It seems to be working as they have been dating for over a year and seem completely loved-up!
Age Gap 29 Years