Old Hollywood couples with controversial age gaps

Jean Harlow and Paul Bern - The blonde bombshell married her first husband, a wealthy heir named Charles Fremont McGrew III, when she was only 16 and he was 21.

Errol Flynn and Nora Eddington - During the trial, Flynn flirted with 18-year-old Nora Eddington, who was in attendance. The then-34-year-old actor went on to marry her.

Frank Sinatra and Mia Farrow - The pair married in 1966 in Las Vegas, when Farrow was 21 and Sinatra 50. 

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Charlie Chaplin and Lita Grey - Chaplin's second wife, Lita Grey, was 12 when they met and pregnant with his child by 15. He was 35. 

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Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard - At the age of 47, Chaplin married Paulette Goddard, who was 26 at the time of the ceremony in 1936. 

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Cary Grant and Dyan Cannon - Grant's fourth wife was actress Dyan Cannon, who was 33 years his junior. 

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Carlo Ponti and Sophia Loren - Sophia Loren first met producer Carlo Ponti when she was 16 and competing in a beauty pageant. He was 38. 

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Elizabeth Taylor and Michael Wilding - They married in 1951, when Taylor was 20 and he was 40. 

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Elizabeth Taylor and Mike Todd - Taylor left Wilding in 1957 for film producer Mike Todd, who was 23 years older than her. 

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Elizabeth Taylor and Larry Fortensky - Taylor married for the eighth time in 1991 to Larry Fortensky, who was 20 years her junior.

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Bing Crosby and Kathryn Grant - Bing Crosby was a widower and Kathryn Grant was just starting out in Hollywood when they began dating. She was 23 and he was 53. 

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Bing Crosby and Kathryn Grant - The couple had three children and were married until Crosby's death in 1977.

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John Wayne and Pilar Pallete - The couple married in 1954. He was 47 and she was 24.

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