Celebrities who Cheated and Paid the Price

We all know what karma is, right? These celebrities got a taste of their own medicine when, after cheating on their significant others, they got cheated on as well. Today, we’ll look at 15 celebs who learned that what goes around, comes around.

#15. Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan

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This power couple of the 90s went through a rocky divorce in 2001, after it became public that Ryan had cheated on Quaid with none other than Russel Crowe. However, Meg later revealed that Quaid had cheated on her throughout their 10-year marriage. You had it coming, Dennis!

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#14. Jude Law and Sienna Miller

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Jude Law infamously cheated on Sienna Miller with their nanny in 2005. A few years later, however, the news broke that Miller had a brief affair with 007 Daniel Craig after Law’s scandal.

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#13. Eva Longoria and Tony Parker

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Eva Longoria admitted that she had a habit of overlapping partners, and that’s how she and Tony Parker got together, whenshe cheated on NSYNC’s J.C. Chasez with him. Longoria paid the price in 2010 when it was revealed that Parker cheated on her with a woman named Erin Barry. Oops.

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#12. Billy Crudup and Mary-Louise Parker

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Parker and Crudup had been married for 8 years when Crudup left Parker for Homeland star Claire Danes. The worst part of the whole thing? Mary-Louise was 8 months pregnant. The scandal was too big for Crudup to have any sort of career after that, and he faded into oblivion. Nobody is sorry for you, Billy.

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#11. Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck

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J.Lo and Affleck got together while she was still married to dancer Cris Judd. The high profile couple known as Bennifer split after Affleck cheated on her with Jennifer Garner, who also cheated on her then husband Scott Foley. To top it off, Garner left him in 2017 after he cheated on her.

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#10. David Duchovny and Téa Leoni

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Leoni and Duchovny were married for over 10 years when they split over Duchovny’s sex addiction, as he compulsively cheated on her during the marriage. However, Leoni enjoyed an affair with Billy Bob Thornton before leaving Duchovny. You go, girl.

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#9. Rob Kardashian and Adrienne Bailon

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Adrienne Bailon and Rob Kardashian called it quits after 2 years of dating after Kardashian cheated on the Cheetah Girls star. Kardashian then paid the price not once, but twice. First, in 2012, he left Rita Ora after accusing her of cheating. Then, In 2017, Blac Chyna infamously cheated on him and took their daughter Dream with her when they broke up.

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#8. Madonna and Guy Ritchie

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Madonna had an affair with athlete Alex Rodriguez while married to Guy Ritchie in 2008. Years later, Madge revealed that one of her exes (whom she never named) cheated on her with her personal trainer. 

A star known for her rocky love life is coming up next.

#7. Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher

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Liz Taylor‘s relationship history is a complicated one. While married to Mike Todd, she started seeing Eddie Fisher, who was married to Debbie Reynolds, Taylor’s best friend who died in a plane crash. Then, she cheated on Fisher with her next husband, Richard Burton. In the end, Burton ended up cheating on her. The world works in mysterious ways…

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#6. Paris Hilton and Nick Carter

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According to Nick Carter, Paris Hilton cheated on him with Chad Michael Murray in 2005. That’s why he decided to have some fun himself, and had a brief affair with Ashlee Simpson. Paris’ cheating was never confirmed, but where there’s smoke,  there’s usually fire.

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#5. Frank Sinatra and Nancy Barbato

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Sinatra cheated not on one, but two of his wives. First, he cheated on Nancy Barbato with actress Lana Turner, who was also two-timing him with another actor. After his divorce, he married Ava Gardner. Allegedly, they both cheated on each other multiple times during the marriage. Classy all the way!

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#4. Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott

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Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott were both married to other people when their relationship began. The couple had children and were together for a few years, until McDermott cheated on her with another woman. He then later checked into rehab for nymphomania.

#3 involves not one, nor two, but three Harry Potter stars.

#3. Helena Bonham Carter and Kenneth Branagh

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Kenneth Branagh was married to Emma Thompson when he infamously cheated on her with Helena Bonham Carter, who knew Thompson and worked together with her. Years later, Helena walked in Thompson’s shoes when her beau Tim Burton was caught kissing another woman. That’s gotta hurt!

#2 is one of the biggest cheating scandals in Hollywood history.

#2. Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini

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Hollywood icon Ingrid Bergman was married when she got pregnant with Roberto Rossellini‘s baby in 1950. The affair was so scandalous that she became a persona non-grata and had to leave the United States. Rossellini was very manipulative and cheated on her with countless women. Bergman not only lost her new husband, but also her career.

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#1. Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake

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Britney and Justin were everyone’s favorite couple, and their relationship was movie-like. But, we all know what went down between these two: Britney cheated on Justin and inspired Timberlake’s major hit Cry Me a River. Karma found its way into Britney’s life in 2014 when she broke of with her cheating boyfriend David Lucado. Timberlake definitely had the last laugh.