Kelly Clarkson Wants To Elope (Plus 8 Other Celebs Who Did The Same Thing)

Kelly Clarkson’s not even engaged, but she recently told Ellen DeGeneres that she is “totally going to get married” to boyfriend Brandon Blackstock. As for her wedding? She doesn’t foresee a big fete, but said “We will totally, probably elope… Eloping sounds good.”
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Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos

Eloped: May 1, 1996 in Las Vegas
Still Together? Yes, 16 years later... and cute as ever!

"It just happened. The next thing you know, we're married, and then four months later we were pregnant," Ripa told Redbook
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Sacha Baron Cohen & Isla Fisher

Eloped: March 15, 2010 in Paris
Still Together? Yes!

"Sacha and I wanted no fuss — just us!" Fisher told OK magazine.
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Britney Spears & Jason Alexander

Eloped: January 3, 2004 in Las Vegas
Still Together? Not since the intial 55 hours...

Spears told E! after the annulment, "It was me being silly, being rebellious."
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Gwyneth Paltrow & Chris Martin

Eloped: December 5, 2003 at a ranch in Montecito California
Still Together? Yes-- and have two adorable children, Apple and Moses.
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Harrison Ford & Calista Flockhart

Eloped: June 2010 in Santa Fe
Still Together? Yes!

Even Ford's son didn't know about the nuptials: "Those crazy kids went off and eloped!" his son Ben told reporters.
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Miranda Kerr & Orlando Bloom

Eloped: July 2010 on a private island in Fiji
Still Together? Yes, and the couple has an adorable baby boy named Flynn.
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Bette Midler & Martin von Haselberg

Eloped: December 16, 1984 in Las Vegas (only 6 weeks after meeting!)
Still Together? 23 years!

"We were married in the Starlight Chapel in Las Vegas by an Elvis impersonator," Midler has said. "We never got any wedding pictures."
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Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon

Eloped: April 29, 2008
Still Together? Yes, and have a set of twins to show for it!

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