Whereas Marc Anthony‘s most notable relationship could also be his 10-year marriage to pop famous person Jennifer Lopez, 52, the 53-year-old musician and actor has been married two different instances. He walked down the aisle with former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, 47, in 2000 earlier than his 2004 marriage ceremony to Jennifer. Following his and the “On the Flooring” singer’s separation, he married mannequin Shannon De Lima, 33. The wedding lasted two years.
Regardless of being divorced 3 times, Marc has not given up on love. On Might 12, he and girlfriend Nadia Ferreira, 23, introduced their engagement. As some could also be questioning if the fourth time’s the attraction for Anthony, right here’s a glance again at his previous marriages and relationship together with his pageant queen fiancée.
Puerto Rican actress, actuality star, and former Miss Universe Dayanara Torres and Marc Anthony walked down the aisle in Las Vegas in 2000. They welcomed two kids into the world collectively: boys Cristian and Ryan, born in 2001 and 2003, respectively. Cristian and Ryan had been the couple’s first kids collectively, however Marc had two kids, Ariana and Chase, beforehand together with his ex-girlfriend, Debbie Rosado.
Dayanara and Marc’s relationship was filled with ups and downs. For example, they broke up in July 2002 however then reconciled and renewed their vows in December of that 12 months, in keeping with CBS Information. Nonetheless, their love was numbered after giving start to their second son and in 2004, they divorced after submitting a mutual divorce petition.
Dayanara appeared again on her and the Man on Hearth actor’s divorce throughout Univision’s Spanish-language dance competitors present Mira Quien Baila in 2017. “The toughest second of my life was undoubtedly the divorce,” she stated with tears in her eyes, per Individuals. “It’s been so a few years now that somebody can look again and say, ‘ what, it had nothing to do with me.’”
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s relationship was not easy both. They met in 1998 whereas backstage on the Broadway musical, The Capeman, by which Marc had a component. Apparently, a few of Marc’s first phrases to the “Jenny from the Block” singer had been that he would marry her someday, which she recalled in her 2015 memoir, True Love. Nonetheless, they didn’t date instantly. Jennifer divorced her first husband, Ojani Noa, in 1998. She then dated rapper P. Diddy, married and divorced her backup dancer Cris Judd, and dated and received engaged to Ben Affleck, who she famously rekindled her love with in 2021. It wasn’t till 2004 that Marc’s prediction got here true and he dated after which shortly walked down the aisle with Jennifer.
The couple appeared to be going robust after they welcomed twins Max and Emme in 2008. Nonetheless, rumors of bother started round 2009 and a few even concerned Marc’s ex-wife, Dayanara, as some stated they had been hooking up. Dayanara was fast to talk out towards the gossip. “There are plenty of unhealthy individuals on the market,” she advised El Nuevo Día, per Individuals Espanol. “He’s simply the daddy of my youngsters. I’m not going to waste my power on these rumors.” Two years later, although, Jennifer and Marc introduced their separation, however didn’t legally finish their marriage till 2014.
Jennifer has opened up about her optimistic relationship with Marc a handful of instances since their divorce, and there appears to be completely no unhealthy blood between the previous lovers. “Marc and I are superb buddies, we’re very supportive,” she gushed to Huffpost in 2014. “I really feel it’s my duty as a mother when their dad is just not there to allow them to know that their dad loves them very a lot as a result of that’s the doubt that they’ve when he’s not round or they haven’t seen him. That’s my job to try this the identical means it’s his job when he’s with them to say, ‘Mommy is working and she or he loves you.’”
Plus, in 2017, as Jennifer and Marc had been within the midst of making a Spanish-language album collectively, she revealed that the collaboration made them nearer. “Truthfully, we’re at all times gonna be nice buddies. I’m at all times gonna be there for him, he’s at all times gonna be there for me,” she stated on Stay! With Kelly and Ryan. How candy!
Shannon De Lima
Venezuelan mannequin Shannon De Lima and Marc Anthony walked down the aisle in an intimate ceremony on the Casa de Campo resort within the Dominican Republic in 2014. They started relationship in 2012 after Marc’s separation from Jennifer and so they had a really hush-hush engagement. Nonetheless, after two years of marriage, the pair known as it quits, asserting their cut up in November 2016.
“Marc Anthony is devastated over his current cut up [with Shannon De Lima],” a supply EXCLUSIVELY advised HollywoodLife.com following the information. “This can make divorce quantity three for him. He desires to take a break from girls and relationship all collectively and simply give attention to himself and being a father for now.”
Though the couple by no means had a toddler collectively, Shannon had a son from a earlier relationship and in 2017 revealed Marc nonetheless retains in contact with him. ”When he noticed Marc once more it was so good,” she stated on an episode of Univision’s Despierta América, per Individuals. “Marc was his dad. Dani nonetheless calls him ‘daddy.’ Dani has his dad, however Marc will likely be ‘Daddy Marc’ endlessly.” She additionally confirmed that she and Marc have at all times remained on good phrases.
Marc actually did take a break from girls, however he by no means gave up on love. He made his pink carpet debut with girlfriend, Madu Nicola, on the 2021 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Nonetheless, that relationship shortly ended as a result of by early 2022, rumors began to swirl that Marc and mannequin and former Miss Universe contestant Nadia Ferreira had been relationship and so they had been noticed on a visit to Mexico Metropolis collectively. They went Instagram official in March and had been by no means shy about exhibiting off their love, regularly sharing snaps of one another and their every day lives on-line. By Might, they had been engaged.
Nadia introduced her engagement to the Grammy-winning musician through her Instagram story on Might 12. “Engagement partyyyyy!!! @marcanthony,” she wrote over a photograph of her beautiful diamond ring. Whereas it’s not identified precisely when their engagement occurred, Nadia possible stated, “Sure,” throughout her Florida getaway with Marc, the place the 2 had been having fun with time collectively days earlier than the announcement. Main as much as the thrilling information, Nadia had posted on social media exhibiting a champagne toast forward of an evening of partying on a luxurious yacht on the waters of Miami. She already had the ring on throughout these celebrations. Congratulations to the blissful couple!