Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin: The Untold Story About Their Divorce

Six years ago, we witnessed what was supposed to be the beginning of a forever love affair between two English actors Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin. But six years down the line, the once a historic union turned sour and many wonder what went wrong When this pair announced their wedding half a dozen years ago, it drew both the media and the public attention and we felt it was a match made in heaven. Today, the once perceived ideal couple is separated reaping the hearts of many faithful fans and leaving them with lots of unanswered questions.

While the two have on different platforms confirmed their legal separation and refusing to speak further on the real cause of their separation, we have been able to dig deep and have found the root cause of the sudden demise of love between the celebrated couples. Let’s explore the story of these theatrical Brits.

How Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin Met

The union between Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin would have been one of those less-talked about marriages were it not for Instagram which helped spread the news about them. Sam has, however, been a trending name on the internet following his supporting roles in the fantasy film Snow White and the Huntsman, and in the fantasy swashbuckler film, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

Laura on the other hand, though not as famous as Sam, is popular for her role in the comedy-drama Honest, as well as the science fiction film, Transformers: The Last Knight. Obviously, Laura’s credits are mostly in British television and films. The two exchanged their marital vows at a private ceremony on July 30, 2013, but their love story actually began in an audition room.

The English Actress and Writer who was born in Enfield, London on the 21st of August 1985 to British parents, grew up in Harpenden, Hertfordshire and it was there she lived until her late teenage years. She, however, moved to the capital of England at the age of 17, to study and begin her acting career. Eventually, she made her acting debut as ‘Melanie’ in the 2007 TV show My Family. In the same year, she made TV appearances in Comedy Showcase and The Colour of Magic as Nicky and Bethan respectively.

The year 2011 was quite a memorable year for the young, beautiful English girl not because of her acting career which was still in its prime at the time, but because it was the year she met a fellow English actor who later became her soulmate, we are talking of non-other than Samuel George Claflin.

Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin welcome their first child

Sam, born on June 27, 1986, as the third child of his parents with four kids, saw himself pursuing a career outside his dream of becoming a footballer, thanks to an ankle injury he sustained. Sam made his acting debut when he began to star in the miniseries The Pillars of the Earth back in 2010. He featured in 8 episodes of the TV show as Richard of Kingsbridge.

Sam and Laura first met in 2011 and dating started nearly immediately. The actor was first to break the news of his newly found love at an audition room for My Week with Marilyn, it was, of course, love at first fight for Sam. Two years later they were married and today, they are blessed with two lovely kids, even though the couple are already officially divorced.

The Untold Story About Laura Haddock and Sam Claflin’s Divorce

On August 19, 2019, the couple announced they were legally separating, giving up on their 6 years long marriage. Laura and Sam have two kids together, a son named Pip and a daughter named Margot.

Sam was first to announce their separation via his Instagram page and although they  both declined from speaking further on reasons behind their divorce, many have, however, speculated that their separation might have been as a result of infidelity as it is one of the major reasons for the breakdown in marriages, especially among celebrities like them.

See Also: Who Is James McAvoy’s Secretly Married Wife After Anne-Marie Duff?

In his Instagram statement, Claflin went on to explain that although Laura and himself are divorced, they will remain the best of friends and will work together to raise their kids. he ended with a plea with the public to respect their privacy as they go through this difficult time.

Recent

A Timeline of Elvis Presley’s Career Beginnings, Artistry and Legacies

Among the facets of American art, music is one of the most significant subgroups. In this subgroup, there are very few names that carry...

Timeline of Mark Zuckerberg’s Career Achievements, Personal Life and Philanthropy

Harvard University has produced many notable alumni over the years. The Ivy League institution also holds the record for producing some of the most...

A Timeline of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Body Building, Acting and Political Career

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a former professional bodybuilder who later became a household name across the world as a result of his career as an...

Sam Raimi Net Worth: Here Is How Much The Filmmaker Has Made

Samuel M. Raimi is a multi-talented filmmaker well known for creating the Evil Dead series that generated a cult following, he is also known...

Why Did CocoSori Disband and What are the Former Members Doing Now?

For a few years, the not so popular k-pop; J-pop duo CocoSori, created by MOL Entertainment, thrilled their fans with heartfelt music and stirred...

Recommended

Hailie Mathers: Everything To Know About Eminem’s Daughter

There is not an Eminem fan out there that does not know a thing or two about her, since the day she was born...

Michael Bloomberg – Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Children, Age and Height

Michael Bloomberg is an American billionaire, a businessman, author, politician and philanthropist who grew from a middle-class family, worked his way up from a...

Kristy McNichol – Bio, Age, Brother, Family, Gay, Where is She Now?

Kristy McNichol is an award-winning American actress cum singer who garnered fame through the ‘80s and late nineties. Her noteworthy performance could be seen...

How Old is Bernie Sanders and How Many Kids Does He Have?

Bernie Sanders is a name anyone who is an American political enthusiast would be familiar with. As a result of his fame, many have...

Edie Falco Biography, Husband, Kids and Net Worth: All You Need To Know 

If you have followed either The Sopranos or Nurse Jackie, the characters you must definitely have loved are Carmela Soprano and Jackie Peyton both...

Get the Latest Gist, Profiles and Trends Straight To Your in your inbox

Related Stories