On 1st of May 1984, Carey got married to John Stemper. John September is a fashion photographer as well as director. As a loving spouse, they remained together for about four years and then got divorced on 27th of September 1988.
On 9th of December 1989, Carey got married to Griffin Dunne. Griffin Dunne is an actor. He has also established himself as a film producer and director. This married life also lasted for about half a decade and they got divorced on 10th of December 1995. The former couple is parents to a child, a daughter, Hannah Dunne who was born on April 12, 1990.
A few years later, Carey was spotted with Richard Gere, having a romantic love affair with him. Richard Gere is an actor and he is also an activist. She dated him as her boyfriend for several years and they also had a child together, born in 2000. They got married on 9 November 2002 but got divorced after 11 years of their marriage, in 2013. They had to spend three years in highly contested divorce proceedings in Manhattan Supreme Court and the case was finally settled in October 2016.
Because of her father’s profession, Carey spends most of her childhood days moving here and there, in several parts of the world. She was raised in Libya, the Netherlands, and France and then at the age of 12, she finally moved to the United States. While she was attending her high school, she was spotted by the Ford agency and began appearing in the ads of Johnny Walker Scotch and Calvin Klein. She also attended the University of Colorado at Boulder with a major in literature but a year later she dropped out from there and began pursuing her modeling career.
As a model, she also modeled for Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein. She made her acting debut in 1986 by starring the role of Julie in the movie Dangerously Close. That year she also appeared in the movie Club Paradise as a fashion model. She rose to fame after she portrayed the role of Bond girl Pam Bouvier in the James Bond movie License to Kill. Her breakthrough role came in 1996 after she portrayed the role of Jamie Ross in the TV series Law & Order.
She has been earning the lucrative amount of salary and her net worth is also expected to be high, which is estimated around $6 million as of 2018.
Carey and her now ex-husband Richard moved into their Hampton, New York's house prior to their marriage, in 2001. The former couple bought the house in February 2001 for $2.75 million, measuring approximately 5,500 square feet with 7 beds and 10.5 baths. They put the house on the market for sale in 2009 for $8.8 million.