Divorce hurts — there's no getting around that. Hours spent in court, long discussions with lawyers, endless arguments. This process only gets messier when celebrity reputations and fortunes are on the line. More than a few stars have tried to sweep their legal separations under the rug.
But for some, there's a silver lining at the end — especially if your ex has some serious cash on hand! Those who feel wronged by a spouse are usually the most hungry for a big payout, after all. Not only did these celebs break hearts when they ended their marriages; they also broke the bank and nearly lost everything.