The strapping young gentlemen dating them don't think about the fact that they're dating an older woman — they think that they lucked out at the chance to date a bombshell who is talented, interesting, and crazy about them.
Here are 15 female celebs who found love (either permanently, or just for a while) with a younger partner. If you didn't know Cheryl, chances are, you'd just assume these two were around the same age — given how flawless she looks, it's hard to believe that she's actually 10 years older than Liam.
As of 2014, Moore has been seen frolicking in Mexico in the company of 27-year-old Sean Friday.
2 Age: 55 Since splitting from Guy Richie, Madonna has been involved with a string of younger men! First there was Jesus Luz who was 23 at the time; then there was 24-year-old Brahim Zaibat; and, right now, she is currently dating 26-year-old Timor Steffens.
Everyone is used to older men hooking up with younger women but, for some reason, people don’t seem as accepting of older women dating younger men!
Some women in Hollywood don’t seem to care about that, though!
The two are separated in age by 15 years, but that didn't stop them from falling in love and tying the knot in 2005.
In the gallery above, check out 22 younger women who either date or have married much older men.
That means there’s a strategic advantage for women to snag an older gent—he’s had more time to accumulate resources and stability than his younger counterparts, which could make him a more viable partner and father.
Plus, a 2010 study by University of Dundee in Scotland found that as women become more financially independent, their tastes skew toward older—and better-looking—men.
After her relationship drama with her ex-hubby, Sandra has been keeping a pretty low profile in terms of relationships, but who knows — perhaps history will repeat itself and she'll find love with a gorgeous younger man who treasures her and treats her (and her adorable children) the way she deserves to be treated.
She's definitely had enough relationship trouble to last a lifetime.
Apparently Steffens is friends with Madonna’s 13-year-old son Rocco, which makes sense – they are close in age!