Angelina Jolie’s Ex Billy Bob Thornton and his Obsession with Secret Marriages
Jolie was not his only secret marriage.
Angelina Jolie’s ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton has an obsession with secretly marrying his love interests or is it just a coincidence? Well, we are not sure about that but the way he got married to current wife Connie Angland (Men in Black II) and ex-wife Jolie (The Eternals 2020) is rather interesting. Following is a brief relationship history with the two secret wives.
Billy Bob Thornton’s Secret Marriages with Angelina Jolie and Connie Angland
Billy’s marriage with Angelina Jolie (Tomb Raider) is the most famous to date but he has a long list of marriages. His relationship history includes a marriage with Melissa Lee Gatlin (1978-1980). The two had a daughter Amanda Brumfield who was sentenced to 20-years behind bars for the death of a friend’s one-year-old daughter.
His other ex-wives include Toni Lawrence (1986-1988), Cynda Williams (1990-1992) and Playboy model Pietra Dawn Cherniak (1993-1997). Billy Bob Thornton’s marriages with Angelina Jolie and current wife Connie Angland, however, were quite interesting. So what does that have to do with Billy Bob’s secret obsessions? Well, both the marriages took place without anyone’s knowledge and in a rather secretive fashion.
Bob’s Secret Marriage with Connie Angland
Connie Angland is Billy Bob Thornton’s current wife and the two share a daughter named Bella. The 62-year-old Fargo actor and the 52-year-old makeup artist got married in October 2014 and are still going strong.
Angelina Jolie’s ex-husband met Connie on the sets of Terry Zwigoff’s Bad Santa (2003) and the marriage was interesting for one particular reason. Billy Bob Thornton secretly tied the knot with Connie Angland and no one knew about it until people close to them came forward with the news.
Billy Bob Thornton Shocks Laura Dern by Secretly Marrying Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton’s official union was a rather interesting one. Brad Pitt’s ex-wife Angelina and One False Move’s Billy met on the sets of Mike Newell’s Pushing Tin (1999). The on-screen chemistry soon morphed into an off-screen one in no time.
Angelina Jolie and Billy Bob Thornton’s off-screen chemistry soon turned in to a marriage which shocked his then-fiance Laura Dern. This is what the SAG Awards 2020 winner, Laura Dern, had to say about his secret marriage to Angelina Jolie.
I left our home to work on a movie, and while I was away, my boyfriend got married, and I’ve never heard from him again.
The marriage didn’t last long though and the two parted ways just two years later. Angelina Jolie and Bob are still good friends and stay in touch. As far as wife Connie Angland is concerned, the marriage still going strong. Dankanator will keep you updated.