When it comes to love and marriage, these couples believe in second chances.

Lauren Porter
Jan, 05, 2017

When it comes to love and marriage, it's all about giving it your all through the ups and downs and fighting to make it work. It's always refreshing to see couple make it work. These famous pairs filed for divorce then changed their minds and decided to reconcile.

From Anthony Anderson and his wife Alvina's recent announcement to call things off to Snoop Dogg and his wife Shante Broadus decided years ago that their love deserved a fighting chance, here are the couples who decided together that their love was worth fighting for and called off their divorces.

Anthony Anderson and Alvina Stewart

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Most recently, the Black-ish star and his wife Alvina Stewart have been the latest celeb couple to give love another chance. Stewart filed for divorce in September 2015 but 2017 has the once high school sweethearts ready to work on their marriage once again. Anderson and Stewart tied the knot in 1999 and have two children together.

Snoop Dogg and Shante Broadus

Snoop Dogg and his wife Shante Broadus have dealt with their fair share of ups and downs in love and marriage. In 2004, they once contemplated parting ways but the parents of three eventually reconciled.

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Snoop and Shante were high school sweethearts and tied the knot in 1997. Almost 20 years later, they are still going strong!

Big Boi and Sherlitta Patton

ATL’s very own Big Boi and his wife Sherlitta Patton once wanted to call it quits but decided to ultimately give love another go. In 2013, Patton filed for divorce stating that her marriage to the OutKast member was “irretrievably broken” but by May of 2014, the two were back to being love birds having kissed and made up in time for Mother’s Day. Since then, things between them have been so fresh and so clean. 

Kobe and Vanessa Bryant

Vanessa Bryant and Kobe Bryant win the night at The 2016 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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In 2011, it might have seemed that NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his wife Vanessa were retiring their own marriage but to ring in the New Year of 2013, the two decided to call of their divorce and give their wedded commitment another shot. Since then, it’s been nothing but net for the proud parents of now 3—the Bryants recently welcomed their third daughter, Bianka Bella.

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