15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

6. Stage Beauty

Stage Beauty 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

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Clare Danes and Billy Cudrup starred in Stage Beauty and eventually fell in love with each other – leading to one of the most publicized affairs in 2003. Billy left her then-pregnant girlfriend Mary Louise Parker just to be with Clare who also had a boyfriend for 6 years at that time.

7. Snow White and the Huntsmen

Snow White and the Huntsmen 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

Looks like Snow White bit the wrong apple when the protagonist of the movie, Snow White and the Huntsmen, Kristen Stewart, had an affair with its movie director Rupert Sanders. Kristen, at that time, was in a relationship with Robert Pattinson. Both were the lead stars of the movie Twilight where they met and fell in love with each other. Rupert, on the other hand, was married to model Liberty Moss. These two relationships ended because of the said publicized affair.

8. Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

John Malkovich was married to her wife of six years Glenne Headly but the relationship came to an end when he had an affair with Michelle Pfeiffer during the set of Dangerous Liaisons.

9. Proof of Life

Proof of Life 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

Meg Ryan was then in a marriage with Hollywood actor Dennis Quaid. Everyone thought that their marriage can stand the test of time and controversy. Then came this project. Another love life sprung off the set of Proof of Life when co-stars Meg and Russell Crowe had an affair while filming this movie. Her illicit affair with Russell not only destroyed her marriage but also her sweet girl-next-door image and professional career as well. Even though she cleared that her marriage with Dennis wasn’t working anymore when she got involved with Russell.

10. Stop Loss

Stop Loss 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe were married for 8 years before they called it off and filed a divorce. Rumors said that it was because of a third-wheel Abbie Cornish who is Ryan’s co-star in Stop Loss. Ryan and Abbie continued dating from 2007-2010 but eventually split up.