While most celebrities choose to keep their maiden names for professional reasons when they get married, there are a select few who change it. Sometimes these marriages work out, but they usually don’t, so many of these celebrities are forced to ask the judge in their divorce case to restore their maiden names. Here are 8 celebrities who mistakenly took their husband’s name:
8. Courteney Cox
Courteney Cox changed her name to Courteney Cox Arquette when she married David Arquette. When the marriage went south, she legally dropped Arquette from her name.