16 Sweet Celebrity Bonds That Give Us the Ultimate Best Friend Vibes
In the world of show business, competition can be fierce, which can make it difficult for stars to forge honest, long-lasting friendships. However, there are only a handful of them who were lucky enough to form close bonds outside the set of their movies or television hits. What’s more, some of them even managed to maintain those precious connections for decades behind the scenes. Let’s take a look at some of the sweetest pairs of friends among stars who can inspire us to cherish our own relationships even more.
1. Marisa Tomei is friends with Lisa Bonet and her daughter Zoë Kravitz.
Ever since they starred together on the TV show A Different World, Lisa Bonet and Marisa Tomei became close friends. Tomei is also the godmother to Bonet’s daughter Zoë Kravitz.
2. Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt
Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt have been close friends for years. They appeared together in The Passengers and share a bond that’s based on their similar sense of humor — so when they are together, they can’t stop poking fun at one another.
3. Gwyneth Paltrow and Demi Moore
Not even the age gap can stop these 2 legendary actresses from admiring and supporting each other. They have been pals for over 20 years, and it seems that their friendship has never been stronger. In a sweet Instagram post that Gwyneth shared for Demi’s birthday, she wrote: ’’You inspire me at every meal, during every walk, and at all of life’s junctures. And I can safely say you are the most beautiful 60-year-old on the planet.’’
4. Lady Gaga and Elton John
These 2 music stars have forged such a strong connection over the years that Elton decided to honor their friendship by choosing Gaga as the godmother to his and David Furnish’s children.
5. Ben Affleck and Jason Momoa
Although his best friend among famous stars is Mat Damon, Ben Affleck gets along really well with his other co-stars, especially Jason Momoa, with whom he shared the screen in a number of different Hollywood hits. The duo praises and supports each other, just like best friends should.
6. Liv Tyler and Kate Hudson
Liv Tyler and Kate Hudson’s friendship started way before both of them became famous, and this proves that strong and honest connections can exist, even in the crazy world of show business. They met in the ’90s when they attended the same school and are still going strong.
7. Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah
Their connection goes way back, long before they became famous. Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah played close friends in the movie Girls Trip, which is 21 years since the duo first appeared on the big screen in the 1996 movie, Set It Off. They met in a nightclub when they were just teenagers and have continued to love and support each other ever since.
8. Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt
Over the years of working on the Jurassic World movies, Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt have become great friends. Chris even supported Bryce in her fight for equal pay and helped her negotiate better business deals.
9. Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler
The ultimate rom-com pair has starred in several movies together, and they are still very close friends. Although they were never romantically involved, Drew admits that she’s always been attracted to Adam’s “inner light.” Their fans are hoping to see the iconic comedians together on screen again in the future.
10. Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill have remained friends over the many decades and movies they’ve shared together. In a birthday message to Harrison, Hamill expressed how glad he is to be Ford’s pal.
11. Scarlett Johansson and Florence Pugh
Florence Pugh and Scarlett Johansson met on the set of Black Widow, a movie in which they played sisters. After that, they spent the entire press tour gushing about each other. It seems it was sisterhood at first sight.
12. Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Holland
The real-life friendship of these 2 Hollywood stars resembles the relationship between their 2 movie characters. As an older and more experienced colleague, Downey is protective and serves as a kind mentor who Holland can count on for support and valuable advice.
13. Kristen Stewart and Charlize Theron
After meeting each other for the first time on a flight, the 2 actresses bonded instantly. Theron said they just couldn’t stop talking to each other, even after the plane landed, and admits that she just ’’fell in love’’ with Kristen.
14. Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid
It was Gigi Hadid’s sister, Bella, who first introduced the 2 girls years ago. Since then, Kendall and Gigi seem inseparable, like they have known each other their whole life.
15. Chris Hemsworth and Chris Evans
Evans and Hemsworth got along so well while working together that they couldn’t go on press tours together simply because they had too much fun and weren’t getting anything done, “just like kids in a classroom,” Evans said. Hemsworth added that he shares ’’a real brotherly bond’’ with Evans.
16. Cindy Crawford, Helena Christensen, and Christy Turlington
30 years after they rose to fame together and took the fashion world by storm, their friendship is still going strong. Supermodels from the ’90s Cindy Crawford, Helena Christensen, and Christy Turlington still love getting together and fans are delighted every time they share those happy moments with the world.
How important are friendships in your life? What’s the thing you like the most about your bestie?