Celebrities live under the constant pressure of being and looking perfect. Sometimes, they make terrible mistakes and the whole world gets to find out. Some of their relationships fail in the cruelest of ways. It may be cheating of falling out of love. Then, there are times when celebrities involve the children into that process.
Here is a list of celebrities who hooked up with their nannies, compiled by Ranker.
Well, everyone makes mistakes. Celebrities are not exceptions. Here is how these people went with their lives after they hooked up with these nannies.
1. Gavin Rossdale
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In a 2017 interview, Rossdale’s ex-wife Gwen Stefani admitted why they divorced, It was because he had an affair with their nanny Mindy Mann. Stefani tried to turn her sadness into songwriting when they split after 13 years of marriage.
“I went through a real period of anger, but I felt like this song was almost like a forgiveness song,” she told Vanity Fair. “It’s admitting, I used to love you and now I don’t anymore.”
2. Ben Affleck
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Affleck denies that he cheated on his wife Jennifer Garner with their nanny Christine Ouzounian. A representative of his also called these rumors “complete garbage”. Ouzounian was not legally allowed to talk about the relationship.
Sources: The Hollywood Gossip, Radar
3. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Mildred “Patty” Baena is Arnold Schwarzenegger’s former housekeeper. She also looked after his kids. Baena actually had a child with him and was even pregnant at the same time his wife Maria was pregnant in 1997. The wife learned about this when the kid Joseph was a teenager and ended the 25-year-old marriage.
Source: Daily Mail
4. Ethan Hawke
Hawke and Uma Thurman were breaking up in 2003. Then, the nanny Ryan Shawhuges came into focus, but even though Hawke denied the relationship, he married her in 2008.
5. Mick Jagger
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In the book MICK, The Wild Life and Mad Genius of Jagger by Chris Anderson, Chris claims Jagger had intercourse with the nanny Claire on the kitchen counter. This happened while his wife, Jerry Hall, slept nearby. Jagger never responded to these accusations.
6. Jude Law
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While he was engaged to Sienna Miller, he allegedly had a relationship with nanny Daisy Wright. He later on admitted to this, but Miller forgave him. However, they eventually broke up.
7. Robin Williams
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Williams and first wife Valerie Velardi got married in 1978, but divorced in 1988. It happened after Williams supposedly had an affair with the nanny Marsha Garces. The two got married and had two children together.
8. Jon Gosselin
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The former reality star of Jon & Kate Plus Eight allegedly cheated on Kate with the babysitter Stephanie Santoro. He denied everything, even though the marriage ended.
9. Rob Lowe
Jessica Gibson is the former nanny of Rob and Sheryl, and she claimed that the actor touched her inappropriately. He denied all the charges in court. The lawsuit was eventually dismissed.
10. Joe Piscopo
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Kimberly Driscoll was the nanny in question to the tv producer’s son Joe. Driscoll was a model back then and she entered a relationship with him, which ended in a marriage in 1997. The couple have three children together, but divorced in 2006.
Source: True New Jersey
11. Craig Schelske
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The country singer and Dancing with the Stars’ co-star Sara Evans claimed in official documents that her husband, Craig Schelske, watched porn, drank heavily, and had affairs. She also claimed that he had an affair with their nanny, Alison Clinton Lee. Lee filed a $3 million lawsuit against Evans for revealing her name, and got a $500,000 settlement.
Here is a story of another nanny.