Martha Stewart broke up with Anthony Hopkins because of The Silence of the Lambs!
Have someone ever done or said something that made such an impression on you that you can’t help but associate them with that event forever after? That’s what happened to Martha Stewart with Sir Anthony Hopkins.
Martha Stewart divorced her first husband Andrew Stewart and had a daughter, Alexis, who was born in 1965. After their divorce in 1987, Martha dated Sir Anthony Hopkins. That relationship ended after she saw The Silence of the Lambs. The reason? She said she couldn’t avoid associating Hopkins with Hannibal Lecter.