Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford have survived his three plane accidents and the much-talked-about age difference.With the recent incident in which the actor crashed his vintage World War II plane on a golf course Thursday, she is reportedly asking him to stop flying.He said: “My wife, who is a wonderful lady, understands my passion for aviation, she understands what it means to me and flies with me to this day.”The veteran actor also went into detail about the crash, which took place on March 5, and described how the impact broke his leg.He added: “This is it, the left leg was in the door and the right leg was in the aeroplane crash.“I was taking off from Santa Monica airport, I was 800 feet in the air and the engine quit.This was a special anniversary, their fifth, and their first since Harrison was nearly killed in his recent plane crash.But, Calista decided to leave that day.” Calista has been caring for her husband since his plane crash, and she didn’t ask for anything in return except for that he give up flying after nearly dying.The July edition of National Enquirer reveals that Harrison and Calista’s marriage woes took a turn for the worse on June 13 when Calista ditched her husband on their wedding anniversary, and flew out of state with her son Liam to visit some family.An insider dished to the tabloid, “Calista was apparently going to visit family, but the fact that she left on her wedding anniversary placed a lot of strain on their already strained relationship.
Previous tabloid reports revealed that Calista has been waiting on him hand-and-foot, and he has been lashing out at her despite all of her hard work to make him comfortable.
And while you probably knew it was only a matter of time before Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart tied the knot—their engagement announcement should have been your first clue—here are some (five, to be exact) things you may not have known about the newlywed couple: Klutziness Is a Turn-On: The couple met at the 2002 Golden Globes and while their relationship has certainly gone the distance, it didn't have the most auspicious start.
Ford separated from his screenwriter wife of 18 years, Melissa Mathison, in 2001, but the duo didn't officially divorce until 2004—two whole years after he and Calista hooked up.
Rumor has it that a divorce is right around the corner.
Taking their now infamous meet-cute into her own hands, Calista intentionally spilled her drink on Harrison during an awards show afterparty in order to score more face time with the 22-years-her-senior heartthrob. Their Timing Hasn't Always Been Perfect: Dry-cleaning bills aside, there was one other small hitch that might have tripped the couple up when they first met: Harrison was technically, um, still married.