while shooting Mutiny on the Bounty he met and married Tahitian beauty Tarita Teriipia, who by coincidence had played his love interest in the film. Tarita was some 18 years younger than Brando, and she was only 20 when she and Marlon Brando were married. Tarita was Brando’s third wife, and gave birth to two children, Simon and Cheyenne.
"I will not swear on God. I will not swear on God, because I don't believe in the conceptual sense and in this nonsense. What I will swear on is my children and my grandchildren (refusing to recite a religious oath while testifying at his son Christian's trial, 1990)."