Tue, 10 Jul 2012 14:58:48 GMT | By Chloe Goody
Celebrity Break-Ups: Shock Celeb Divorces

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes (© Reuters/Danny Moloshok)
  • Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes (© Reuters/Danny Moloshok)
  • Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman (© Getty Images/Vinnie Zuffante)
  • Katy Perry and Russell Brand (© Reuters/Danny Moloshok)
  • Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston (© Reuters/Kimberly White)
  • Ashley and Cheryl Cole (© Getty Images/Dave M. Benett)
  • Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony (© Reuters/Mario Anzuoni)
  • Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen (© Reuters/Fred Prouser)
  • Eva Longoria and Tony Parker (© Reuters/Mario Anzuoni)
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When Katie Holmes filed for divorce from Tom Cruise in June, ending their five year marriage and reportedly asking for sole custody of their six-year-old daughter Suri, everyone expected one of the biggest battles in celebrity divorce history. But just weeks after the announcement, it has been reported that the couple have already reached a divorce settlement. That was quick!

It is claimed that Holmes won sole custody of their daughter, with Tom awarded generous visiting rights. The speedy resolution still leaves Tom expecting to pay a sum to his third ex-wife in property, assets and child support.

Although TomKat may have waved the white flag early, it wasn't so amicable for some! Click through to see some of the messiest celebrity divorces...


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