WE ARE FAMILY...
The feud between Noelia and her mother Yolandita Monge has been on the public spotlight for years, and always there is something new coming up. The problems between mother and daughter date back to Noelia's teen years when she claimed her stepfather, Topy Mamery, abused her. Years later, when the singer's explicit video came out, she blasted Mamery again for allegedly making it public. On the other hand, Yolandita swears her daughter is bipolar and needs urgent help.
SOME WOUNDS DON'T HEAL
Angelina Jolie never forgave her father, Jon Voight, for cheating on her mother and finally divorcing her. After a brief reconciliation, Jolie broke all ties after he said in 2002 that she had mental problems. "I don't hate him, it's just that there is only so much you can take in this life," Jolie told a newspaper in 2006.
Four years ago, Lindsay Lohan was furious at her father Michael for asking her mother, Dina, at the divorce settlement, to give him a large sum of the money she made managing the actress. "He doesn't even deserve my respect," Lindsay told a magazine at the time. Since then, her father and the actress have been involved in numerous scandals, not to mention the problems Mr. Lohan has had with the law.
Verónica Castro and her son Cristian were estranged for two and a half years due to bad blood between her and Valeria Liberman, the singer's ex wife. "There are people you like and people you don't like, people you can't stand, and I felt she couldn't stand me," Verónica told PEOPLE EN ESPAÑOL in 2007.
Enrique Iglesias' relationship with his father Julio has always been a mystery. While no one knows exactly what happened between them, it is a known fact that they don't get along. "We don't talk much, we remain distanced, and each of us has his own life," the singer told PeopleEnEspanol.com in 2007.
Laura Zapata wrote and staged a play based on her experience being kidnapped with her sister, Ernestina Sodi. The play didn't go too well with her mother, Yolanda Miranda or her other half-sister, Thalía. In 2006, Sodi published Líbranos del mal (Deliver us from evil), a book also about the crime, in which she reveals that Zapata knew the kidnappers!
The Spanic sisters, Gabriela and Daniela, are in the middle of a conflict because, according to Gabriela, her brother-in-law, Ademar Nahum, has been manipulating her sister since she was released from the hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage. She also blames him for having distanced her sister from the rest of the family. Meanwhile, Daniela swears she is happy living with her husband and their daughter, Katalina.
There's a strong and scandalous fight between Adriana Lavat and her father Jorge Lavat. The Mexican actor says he wants his daughter to have a DNA test to verify whether he is actually her father. He even called her a tramp, and in turn she sued him for sexual abuse... which she later denied.
ABSENCE OF MALICE
For nine years, actress Jennifer Aniston and her mother, Nancy Dow, went separate ways after her mother dished on her private life. They were further distanced by Dow's revelations in her book From Mother and Daughter to Friends: A Memoir, published in 1999. "I think she made a mistake," Aniston told PEOPLE Magazine at the time.
ALL OVER A ROOSTER
Reggaeton performer Wisin caused quite a stir when he attacked his father, Luis Morera, allegedly over a cockfight in Puerto Rico. His father ended up in the hospital and the singer was arrested and later released. "Blood is thicker than water and my family is part of me. Please understand the situation and give me space to deal with this privately with my family," Wisin told PeopleEnEspanol.com.
Alejandra Guzmán has had a complex relationship with her father, Enrique, because, according to her, they both have strong personalities. "I love him, but sometimes I prefer to take some time off," the singer told a Mexican show.
LACK OF SUPPORT
José José and his son, José Joel were involved in a family feud after Joel accused his father of being a bad parent because he refused to help him launch a singing career. "A child's ingratitude is unacceptable. I don't want to have anything to do with him," José José told a Mexican radio show. They have patched things up since.
A MOTHER'S ADVICE
Britney Spears and her mother, Lynne, were estranged because Lynne advised her daughter to seek help and go into rehab, and the Princess of Pop didn't agree. Therefore, the singer forbid her mother to see her grandchildren, Sean Preston and Jayden James.
CLAIMING WHAT'S YOURS
Rocío Dúrcal's children, Carmen and Antonio, are now claiming from their father, Antonio Morales "Junior", properties not included in their mother's will. "What have I done to my children to deserve this? When exactly did they stop loving me? Junior told a Spanish magazine.
Actor Macaulay Culkin's parents, Christopher Culkin and Patricia Brentup fought over his custody and his millions. In the end, it was the Home Alone actor who sued his parents for mismanaging his money and then assumed his own custody.