“It seems a little crazy on paper, but that’s what works for us.”
When you know it, you know it! This is exactly how things happened for quite a few celebrity couples who found their perfect match – and then could not wait to go down the hall. In just a few months (or sometimes weeks), these famous couples went from their first date to their first dance moments after tying the knot.
Famous couples like Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin and Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon could not find any reason to stop saying “I do.” They completely skipped the tedious wedding planning process and chose to make things official ASAP. And while not all whirlwind romances have worked in the long run, there are a few couples who have proven to have a love story through the ages.
Read on to find out which celebs were quick to tie the knot …
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1. Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin
Justin Bieber and his wife Hailey may have had some history, but the couple first officially dated for three months before tying the knot. The duo rejoined after attending a church conference in June 2018 and were engaged the following month. In September, they went to a courthouse in New York to make things official and celebrated with a massive ceremony the following year.
“It was really fun because we got engaged and we were like, ‘Yeah, we’m not in a hurry to plan a wedding. We chill. ” [But] we wanted to live together, we wanted to move together, and we did not believe in doing so until we were married, so we were legally married … To move together and live together and get to share space with each other and just keep going learning more about each other just took away all the pressure associated with the scary part of getting married, “Hailey said in the documentary” Seasons. “
2. Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon were friends for several years before they started dating in 2008. Just six weeks later, the couple got married on Mariah’s property in the Bahamas. Long after the couple divorced, Mariah opened up about their decision to tie the knot so quickly, explaining that she “felt safe” with Nick and the “power dynamics between” them felt smooth. The future of their family was also an important factor in their decision.
“Our desire to have children became a force of nature and why we got married so quickly,” Mariah said wrote in her memoir “The Meaning of Mariah Carey.”
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3. Khloé Kardashian & Lamar Odom
It only took Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom a month to tie the knot. The couple met for a party in August 2009 and exactly a month later they went down the hall. During their 30-day courtship, the couple rarely left each other’s side and quickly realized they were destined to get married.
“Things took off at an unexpected pace. The way our emotions, desires, spirit and love intertwined and connected us is something I just could not have predicted. For the next thirty days we hardly left each other’s side. If we did, we “texted or called and made plans for the next time we were to meet … In September 2009, Khloé and I got married. We had only been lovers for a month, but we both knew it was right,” Lamar wrote in his memoir. , “Darkness To Light”.
Although things did not work out for Khloé and Lamar, they have maintained a friendship and stuck to each other’s sides in difficult times, including Odom’s almost fatal overdose.
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4. Britney Spears & Kevin Federline
Britney Spears and her backup dancer Kevin Federline had only been together for two months when they got engaged – and it was actually Britney who asked the question! Four months later, they went down the aisle, despite criticism of their relationship.
“My other loves were like puppy love. They were like exercise for the real thing. This is just deeper. I kissed a bunch of frogs and finally found my prince … This is my life and I do not care what people think. “I’m getting married. I’m in love with him,” Britney said at the time.
Britney and Kevin later welcomed two children, but unfortunately they split in 2007.
5. Pamela Anderson & Tommy Lee
Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee first met on New Year’s Eve in 1994. Tommy pursued Pamela for six weeks until she finally called him back. She was traveling to a photo shoot in Cancun, Mexico, and Tommy accompanied her there.
A wild 96 hours later, they had tied the knot on the beach. The couple welcomed two children but were later divorced.
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6. Nikki Reed & Paul McDonald
After Nikki Reed and Paul McDonald met on the red carpet at the premiere of “Little Red Riding Hood” in March 2011, they quickly started dating. They got engaged only three months later, and by October, they had made things official at a Malibu wedding. Although things did not last between the couple, Nikki says that the meeting with Paul was different from any other previous relationship.
“I knew from the second I met Paul, and I also think he did, that there was something different about that feeling. It was not just the feeling when you meet and you think that person is warm. It takes me a very long time to [think] something is real and trusting of things, so even though I felt something, we dated for a full four weeks where I did not even kiss him or hold his hand. For four weeks we spent every day together and hung out. That way, it felt slow, “Nikki told HuffPost Celeb.
7. Angelina Jolie & Billy Bob Thornton
Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton met on the set of “Pushing Tin” in 1999, and after just a few months of dating, they went to Las Vegas to tie the knot. Billy Bob was actually still engaged to ex Laura Dern at the time. Their whirlwind romance was filled with public pursuits for love, including an interview in which the couple said their intimate life was so intense that they thought it could kill them.
“Honestly, and it’s like a big statement to make, she’s really the only person I can actually say I love and respect everything about her,” Billy Bob told Us Weekly at the time.
Angelina and Billy Bob were married for several years before splitting in 2003.
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8. Kaley Cuoco & Ryan Sweeting
Back in 2013, Kaley Cuoco and professional tennis player Ryan Sweeting met through mutual friends and quickly started dating. Less than three months later, they were engaged, and three months later, they went down the hall.
“From day one, I just knew right away, and it’s been magic. We all have the same family friends … We grew up with the same people, we just never met. So I kind of feel like I’ve known him all along. “I know it’s a little crazy on paper, but it’s what works for us,” Kaley told Entertainment Tonight at the time.
The couple later divorced in 2015.
9. Julia Roberts & Lyle Lovett
Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovett met through some mutual friends and were just friends for a while before they started dating in 1993. The couple were together for only three weeks before they decided to tie the knot in the middle of one of Lyle’s trips. Guests reportedly had only 72 hours notice of the event, which was held at a church in Marion, Indiana.
“I had a very strong reaction to meeting him. Different from the way I have reacted to any person on the planet … We were getting married later and I was sitting in my kitchen in DC where I was working and suddenly I started thought about it and I could imagine the months that passed and I could imagine the wolves … the press, people who would dig around and separate us in garbage … I panicked … It just seemed like the smartest way to do it so it could be ours unlike anyone else, ”Julia said in an interview with Barbara Walters at the time.
Julia and Lyle split amicably after two years together.
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10. Amy Schumer & Chris Fischer
After Amy Schumer was introduced to her future husband Chris Fischer by her assistant, it did not take long to know that he was the one. The couple first appeared in public a few months after the meeting in November 2017 and in February they went down the hall.
“We’ve known each other for about a year now, and we’ve been living together for six months. So you know it’s not a long courtship, but it’s not like we had a good weekend in Vegas and threw in the towel. in, “Amy said on” The View. “
The two are still together.
11. Nicholas Cage & Alice Kim
Nicholas Cage met his future wife Alice Kim when she was just 19 and working as a waitress in Los Angeles. Just two months after the meeting, they tied the knot so Alice could travel with him to South Africa while making “Lord Of War”.
“You can connect the dots. And we did it because we loved each other,” Nicholas later told The Guardian.
The couple welcomed a child and were married for 11 years before splitting in 2016.
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12. Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony briefly dated in 1999, but the relationship did not last. They both married other people, but after their respective divorces, they were reunited in 2004. Less than six months later, they tied the knot.
“We thought it was here, everything was going to lead, that we were going to end up together. All that pain and anguish in my recent breakup could not have been for nothing, could it be? Maybe I had to go through the bad so I could end up with the person I was meant to be with all the time, “Jennifer wrote in her 2014 book,” True Love. “
The couple adopted twins in 2008, but unfortunately divorced three years later.