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Arnold And Maria Are Still A Married Couple Four Years After Filing

10/11/2015 9:48am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver
It's been four years since they filed, but Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver have not finalized their divorce. The latest update says that Arnold and Maria are in limbo for one reason: The Terminator star is allegedly "dragging his feet" and won't sign the official papers.

According to a TMZ report, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver's divorce crossed an important hurdle a long time ago. All that's needed now is Arnie's John Hancock. What's the delay? Let that marinate for a moment.

Arnold and Maria separated in 2011 after the ex-California governor's cheating -- and news of ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Talks Maria Shriver Divorce -- See Details

6/25/2015 1:43pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger Says His Divorce From Maria Shriver Was Hi
Arnold Schwarzenegger said his split from former wife Maria Shriver was one of the lowest points of his life.

The actor and former governor of California revealed in an interview with Howard Stern on his SiriusXM radio show on Wednesday, June 24 that he felt he had nowhere to turn after his split from Shriver, according to Us Weekly.

"I had personal setbacks, but this was, without any doubt, the biggest setback and the biggest failure," the star stated. "Without any doubt. Not only failure, but you feel like, 'I'm to blame for it. It was me that screwed up.' And you can't point the finger...

Another Sign That Miley & Patrick Are Getting Serious

3/16/2015 9:32am EDT
Miley Cyrus Dines With Patrick Schwarzenegger & His Mom Maria Sh
Things are definitely getting serious between Miley Cyrus and Patrick Schwarzenegger. The singer, 22, joined her boyfriend, 21, his mother Maria Shriver and brother Christopher Schwarzengger for a dinner date at Palm Restaurant in Beverly Hills, Calif., last week.

The pair have been dating for over five months, and it was widely reported that Shriver was initially against the relationship because of the star's wild ways. Back in December, Shriver reportedly refused to let Cyrus come around the house during the holidays. A source told Life & Style at the time: "Maria doesn't want her there ...

Arnold Schwarzeneger And Maria Shriver Reconciling?

5/22/2013 7:07pm EDT
Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger
Rumors are spreading that Arnold Schwarzeneger and Maria Shriver are getting back together, and for good reason - the couple hasn't officially filed for divorce.

Despite the married couple breaking up in 2011 over the former California governor's marital indiscretions that led to an illegitimate love child, neither Arnold nor Maria has gone to court and asked for a judge to make it official.

There are two theories as to why: For one, TMZ reports the two have already agreed to evenly split their $400 million net worth, so neither of them is in a rush to grab the other's money. The other th...

Arnold Schwarzenegger: 'I Still Hope For Reconciliation. I Still Love Maria'

1/22/2013 8:27pm EST
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver
Arnold Schwarzenegger is fighting to save his marriage to Maria Shriver, according to an interview he had with German newspaper Bild. 

"We're not fighting any war. I still hope for reconciliation. I love Maria still," he is quoted as saying. Arnold infamously revealed an extramarital affair with a housekeeper that fathered a child in his book, Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story.

In 2011 the couple separated after 25 years of marriage, and months later Arnold's affair and lovechild became national news. 

Brigitte Nelson came forward to reveal she also cheated with Arnold while ...

Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman & 5 Other Longtime Famous Couples Who Split Up

10/8/2012 6:00pm EDT
Danny DeVito & Rhea Perlman
The news that Danny DeVito, 67, and Rhea Perlman, 64, split after a staggering 30 years together shocked fans around the world this morning. The couple, who have three children together, met after Rhea saw the actor in a play in 1971. They got married in 1982.

No reason was given for the split, but according to AARP, extramarital affairs for people 45 and older are relatively rare. So the odds that Danny or Rhea met someone else is likely not the cause of their break up.

Some relationships just fizzle out over time. Sometimes a couple's personal issues intensify. Most typically, a husband...

Taylor Swift Hung Out With Patrick Schwarzenegger, Kennedys On July 4

7/6/2012 8:09am EDT
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift hung out with a much younger man on Independence Day. The singer, 22, was spotted taking a romantic stroll with Arnold Schwarzenegger's son Patrick, 18, in Massachusettes.

The duo also spent time with several members of the Kennedy family. Eunice Kennedy Shriver, now deceased, was Patrick's grandmother.

According to, Taylor and Patrick were spotted "laughing" and "taking a private stroll along the beach."

Swift has been romantically linked to several celebrities, including John Mayer, Joe Jonas, Jake Gyllenhaal and Taylor Lautner.

The singer even wrote the harshly-w...

Arnold Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver Are Not Reconciling

3/7/2012 8:40am EST
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger has brushed off rumors of a reconciliation with his estranged wife Maria Shriver, insisting they are still in the process of divorcing.

The couple split in May last year after Schwarzenegger confessed to fathering a lovechild with a maid at the family home over a decade ago, and Shriver filed papers to end their 25-year marriage two months later.

They have reunited for a number of family events in the months since, and reports suggest the longtime partners have enrolled in couple's therapy as they attempt to patch up their strained relationship.

The actor has now di...

Women Want To Cheat On Their Partners With Ryan Reynolds & Ryan Gosling

2/17/2012 11:00am EST
Ryan Reynolds & Ryan Gosling
Ryan Reynolds has beaten Ryan Gosling to the top of a new list of hunks women would most like to cheat on their partners with.

Reynolds topped the Fitness magazine countdown with 14 percent of the vote, while Gosling was just one percent behind him. Taylor Lautner and Bradley Cooper tied for third place with 10 percent each.

The poll also revealed that 38 percent of the women asked to name the celebrity they'd consider having an affair with confessed they would cheat if given a free pass.

In a related survey, Reynolds' "The Proposal" co-star Sandra Bullock was the clear winner in a Class...

Biggest Celebrity Scandals Of 2011

12/21/2011 8:00am EST
Arnold Schwarzenegger
There were a lot of celebrity scandals this year. From fathering a love child to cheating on a wedding anniversary and beating up a spouse, 2011 was chock full of philandering and criminal activities.

The year isn't over yet, and celebrities like to go out with a bang, so anything could happen in the next couple of weeks.

Check out the biggest scandals of the year...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Secret Affair

Bad: Arnold Schwarzenegger had an affair during his marriage to Maria Shriver. Really bad: His mistress was his employee. Unforgivable: He fathered a son with the employee and kept it...

Celebrity Break-Ups Of 2011

12/20/2011 3:00pm EST
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony
Not every relationship will work out, but we were still surprised by the number of celebrity couples that called it off this year. Here are the biggest celebrity break-ups of 2011.

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony called it quits in July after seven years of marriage and two children. The divorce was nowhere near as quiet as the nuptials in 2004, a mear five months after she nixed her engagement to Ben Affleck.

Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore split following months of rumors and allegations. The two finally unfollowed each other on Twitter after six years of marriage. Ashton allegedly ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Writing His Memoir

9/22/2011 12:34pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Action star-turned-politician Arnold Schwarzenegger is set to lift the lid on his rise to fame, the breakdown of his marriage and his time in office in a highly-anticipated autobiography.

The former California governor's book, tentatively titled Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story, will cover his marriage to Maria Shriver, which crumbled earlier this year after he was revealed to have fathered a lovechild with a maid, as well as his Hollywood career.

Schwarzenegger will also write about his upbringing in Austria, his bodybuilding and his time in office. The star has been prepa...

Celebrity Summer Wrap-Up 2011: Shocking News And Scandals

8/22/2011 1:00pm EDT
Celebrity Summer Wrap-Up 2011: Shocking News And Scandals
Summer is almost over and it has turned out to be a wild and wacky one for many Hollywood celebs. From Ryan Reynolds and Charlize Theron hooking up and later breaking up to Hulk Hogan being accused of domestic abuse and drug use, Celebrity Summer 2011 was an interesting one. Here is a round-up of some of the shocking news and scandals surrounding Hollywood's biggest stars this Summer.

Controversy and Scandals

The biggest celebrity scandal this Summer involved high profile politician Anthony Weiner. Weiner, then a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for New York's 9th Congressio...

Patrick Schwarzenegger Goes Shirtless On Sunset Blvd. Billboard

8/14/2011 5:00pm EDT
Patrick Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver's eldest son, Patrick, was photographed bare-chested and wearing just a pair of jeans for a giant Hudson Jeans billboard on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.

The 17-year-old son of the troubled former Governor of California signed a contract with LA models and is seen promoting the clothier's fall collection.

Patrick may be modeling for now, but he's still got his priorities in order and is planning on heading off to college after high school.

Last week he tweeted, "Just visited Harvard university. Great college but I'm not adding it to the list. Stan...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Pokes Fun At Marriage Split With T-Shirt

8/8/2011 9:15pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger appears to be making light of his marriage split after he was spotted wearing an 'I Survived Maria' T-shirt during a weekend cycle.

The sweaty star donned the shirt, originally designed as a joke item for his estranged wife Maria Shriver's aides to wear as the couple's term as California Governor and state First Lady came to a close last year.

And, to add insult to injury, Arnie crossed out 2007 and scribbled in 1977, to mark the year he first met his future wife.

Schwarzenegger and the former newswoman married in 1986.

Shriver filed for divorce on July 1, almost t...

International Forgiveness Day: 3 Celebs We Should Forgive & 3 We Shouldn't

8/7/2011 11:00am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Today is International Forgiveness Day. Here at Starpulse we thought it would be a good time to take a hard look at some of our most scandalous celebrities, and the troubles they’ve gotten into, and see if we can find it in our hearts to forgive them.

But as the Roman philosopher Seneca said, “To forgive all is as inhuman as to forgive none,” so it was impossible to be completely charitable.

Arnold Schwarzenegger
Forgivability Rating: 7/10

No, it’s never all right to cheat on your spouse. It’s a betrayal of love that earns most people a “I’m an untrustworthy person” forehead...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Private Stewardess Sues Media Outlets

8/6/2011 10:00am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
A former flight attendant has filed suit against a handful of news outlets for incorrectly reporting her son is Arnold Schwarzenegger's lovechild.

Tammy Tousignant and her husband Tom allege the news organizations, including the National Enquirer and, defamed them by making the false claims, which began in 2003 and were repeated earlier this year when the actor-turned-politician confessed he had fathered a lovechild over a decade ago in May.

The documents, filed in Los Angeles at the end of last month, state, "Tanner Tousignant is not the illegitimate son of Arnold Schwarzenegg...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Son Discharged From Hospital

7/26/2011 10:20pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger's youngest son Christopher has been released from hospital after receiving treatment following a recent surfing accident.

The 13 year old was rushed to an intensive care unit (ICU) earlier this month after suffering multiple broken bones and a collapsed lung during the incident in Malibu, California.

His mother, Maria Shriver, remained by the teen's hospital bedside throughout the ordeal, but she was able to take Christopher home on Monday, just over a week after the health scare.

In a message on her blog on Tuesday, she writes, "Blessed to be able to ta...

Arnold Schwarzenegger And Maria Shriver Unite To Thank Medical Staff

7/23/2011 9:00am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Estranged couple Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver have joined forces to pay tribute to the emergency medical staff who tended to their son Christopher's injuries following a surfing accident last weekend.

The 13 year old has been treated in a hospital intensive care unit (ICU) after reportedly suffering multiple broken bones and a collapsed lung during the incident in Malibu, California.

Shriver, who filed for divorce from her cheating husband earlier this month, has allegedly spent every night at her son's bedside, while Schwarzenegger was snapped visiting the medical center with ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Son Hospitalized After Surfing Accident

7/22/2011 11:25am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger's son Christopher is in an intensive care unit (ICU) in the hospital after a surfing accident, according to a report.

The 13 year old, the actor/politician's youngest son with estranged wife Maria Shriver, was seriously injured in Malibu, California this weekend. He was admitted to a medical center suffering from multiple broken bones and a collapsed lung, according to

The website reports Christopher has spent the last few days in an intensive care unit (ICU), although his current condition is not known.

Schwarzenegger also has a 17-year-old son, Patrick...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Refuses To Pay Maria Shriver Spousal Support

7/21/2011 2:35pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger has asked a judge not to award his estranged wife Maria Shriver any money in the couple's divorce - because he objects to her request for spousal support.

The former newswoman filed for divorce on July 1st, almost two months after Schwarzenegger confessed to fathering a lovechild with a maid at the family home over a decade ago.

In her divorce petition, Shriver filed for spousal support and requested that her cheating ex pay the legal fees for both parties.

However, the Terminator star is challenging both claims and his lawyer filed the objections in court earlier...

Maria Shriver Moves On From Arnold Schwarzenegger With $10 Million Home

7/7/2011 9:42pm EDT
Maria Shriver
Maria Shriver has bought a new home in O.J. Simpson's former neighborhood as she plans life after Arnold Schwarzenegger.

The former newswoman split from the movie star-turned-politician in May just days before he confessed to fathering a lovechild with the couple's maid over a decade ago.

On Friday, she filed for divorce.

And she's already moving on from her broken marriage - Shriver has bought a new $10 million home in Brentwood, California - not far from the estate she shared with Schwarzenegger during their marriage, according to

Stars Get Divorced In Time For Independence Day

7/3/2011 11:30am EDT
Scarlett Johansson
Independence Day will mean so much more for stars Scarlett Johansson, Ryan Reynolds, Patricia Arquette and Thomas Jane this year - they have all started July as singles.

Johansson's marriage to Reynolds and Arquette and Jane's union were both dissolved on Friday as their divorces became final.

Johansson and Reynolds, who wed in 2008, announced their split in December. Arquette and Jane, who wed in 2006, separated last year and have an eight-year-old daughter.

Meanwhile, comedian George Lopez's 17-year marriage to Ann Serrano also ended in divorce on Friday.

Arnold Schwarzenegger will al...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Travels To Austria Amid Infidelity Scandal

6/22/2011 8:45am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Disgraced Arnold Schwarzenegger has returned home to Austria after putting his movie comeback on hold as he deals with the fall-out from his infidelity scandal.

The action man-turned-politician stunned Hollywood when he separated from wife Maria Shriver last month and then confessed he had fathered a lovechild with a maid at the couple's home.

He has since pulled out of a series of movie and TV projects and now he has escaped his adopted America altogether for an environmental conference in Vienna.

Speaking at the conference on Tuesday, the former Governor of California told reporters he...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Security Guards Slam Cover-Up Reports

5/25/2011 10:52pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger's former security guards have blasted reports alleging they helped to cover up the actor-turned-politician's extramarital affairs during his time as the Governor of California.

The Terminator star, who separated from wife Maria Shriver earlier this year, came clean last week and confessed he'd fathered a lovechild with a housekeeper 13 years ago. The maid has been identified as long-time Schwarzenegger help Mildred Baena.

Recent reports suggest the former Governor's California Highway Patrol officers helped their boss hide his infidelities while on the job.

But reti...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Took Lovechild On Family Holidays

5/24/2011 10:35am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger took his secret lovechild on family holidays with his wife Maria Shriver, according to a new report.

The former California Governor stunned Hollywood earlier this week when he revealed he had fathered a child with a member of his household staff over a decade ago - just days after he and his wife had announced plans to separate.

Shriver moved out of their Brentwood, California home earlier this year and it has now been claimed that she took Schwarzenegger's secret son by his housekeeper, named in reports as Mildred Baena, and his older brother on holiday with their o...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Helped Pay For Alleged Mistress' Home

5/23/2011 9:11am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger reportedly made a $65,000 down payment for a home bought by the former housekeeper identified as his alleged mistress - and mother of his lovechild.

The payment covered almost a quarter of the total cost of Mildred Baena's home.

Schwarzenegger stunned Hollywood last week when he revealed he had fathered a lovechild over a decade ago. Baena has been widely reported as the mother of the 13-year-old boy, but she has yet to confirm the news.

According to loan documents, obtained by, movie star and politician Schwarzenegger made the "gift" house payments in two i...

Arnold Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver: Inside Their Shocking Split

5/22/2011 12:00pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger PEOPLE
In the wake of her split from husband Arnold Schwarzenegger and revelations about his infidelity, former TV journalist Maria Shriver tries to start over. Perhaps it was always she who was the better actor in this long union of the Political Scion and the Hollywood Star. Because as the world (and even the couple's close friends) heard on the morning of May 17, Shriver, 55, had learned soon after Schwarzenegger, 63, finished his second term as California governor in January that he had fathered a child over a decade ago, whose mother is a former member of their household staff. "This is a ...

'The Governator' Terminated

5/21/2011 11:30am EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger's animated project The Governator has been cancelled following the announcement the actor is halting his Hollywood career to concentrate on his private life.

The actor stunned fans earlier this week when he revealed he had fathered a lovechild with a member of his household staff more than a decade ago. The announcement came just days after he and his wife Maria Shriver had announced their split.

Following the revelations, Schwarzenegger announced on Thursday he has decided put a hold on his big comeback, which included a new Terminator film.

Hours after the sta...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Puts Film Career On Hold

5/19/2011 11:43pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Disgraced movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger has put his film comeback on hold so he can concentrate on his exploding personal life.

The former California Governor stunned Hollywood earlier this week when he revealed he had fathered a lovechild with a member of his household staff over a decade ago - just days after he and his wife Maria Shriver had announced plans to separate.

And now Schwarzenegger has decided he has to address personal matters before returning to Hollywood, where he is slated to star in a new Terminator film and a movie about a washed-up horse trainer, Cry Macho.

In a s...