Actor Doug Hutchison, 51, Marries Alexis Stodden, 16

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Love is blind...and Ageless

Doug Hutchison, a character actor best known for roles in The Green Mile, Lost and The X-Files, married aspiring country singer Courtney Alexis Stodden on May 20 in Las Vegas.

He is 51. She is 16.

Is there something fishy about it? In an exclusive statement to E! News, the couple insists there's not.

With Stodden, a former beauty pageant queen, trying to position herself as a potential Nashville star, you might think there's more to the story than middle-age actor marrying pretty teenager (and that's a lot of story, itself).

However, the newlyweds tell us they're just mad about each other.
"We're aware that our vast age difference is extremely controversial," the couple said through their spokeswoman.