Alexa Vega marries again; other stars who married young

Alexa Vega married Carlos Pena, Jr. in Mexico over the weekend. This is the actress’ second marriage. Here are some other celebrities who married young.

Alexa Vega

Alexa Vega tied the knot again, y’all! The 25-year-old actress married singer and actor Carlos Peña, Jr. in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on Saturday, after a two-month engagement. Before we move on, check out that engagement ring!

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Vega was previously married to Sean Covel in 2010, but the couple divorced in 2012. So the actress married again in a little more than a year after her divorce. Quick-a-roo!

But don’t be so surprised! Many celebrities marry young and more than once (though some first marriages actually last). Here are just a few examples:

Solange Knowles

Solange Knowles

Beyoncé‘s little sister, Solange, married Daniel Smith at the tender age of 17 in 2004 and gave birth to their son that same year. The couple divorced in 2007.

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie married her Hackers co-star Jonny Lee Miller in 1996, when she was 21 years old. The couple separated the following year, and their divorce was finalized in 1999. Jolie went on to marry Billy Bob Thornton in 2000 and has been in a committed relationship with Brad Pitt since 2005.

Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff married former NHL player Mike Comrie in 2010, and the couple welcomed their son, Luca, in 2012. These two are still happily married and look adorable together.

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Milla Jovovich

Milla Jovovich

Milla Jovovich married her Dazed and Confused co-star, Shawn Andrews, in 1992, when she was 16 years old and he was 21. The actress’s mother annulled the marriage two months later. Jovovich is currently married to the Resident Evil director Paul W. S. Anderson.

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

Music legend Dolly Parton married Carl Thomas Dean at only 20 years old in 1966, and the couple remain together to this day. That’s right, they’ll be celebrating their 48th anniversary this year. Crazy, right?

Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore was first engaged at the age of 16 to Leland Hayward, but the engagement fell through. The actress married a Los Angeles bar owner, Jeremy Thomas, at 19 in 1994. Barrymore filed for divorce less than two months after. She was also married to Tom Green for a year and is now married to Will Kopelman.

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