15 Celeb Couples Who Met on Set and Found Real Love
There are some celebrity couples who were lucky enough to meet their true loves at work, like actors Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn. Decades may have passed but their feelings for each other have only grown stronger. It’s amazing but they’ve spent more than 35 years together and are a good example of a happy, successful relationship.
We at Bright Side are inspired by some of the couples who met on set and managed to build a strong family and we’d love to show you that real love exists!
1. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds met Blake Lively in 2010 on the set of Green Lantern, in which they co-starred. In October of 2011, they began dating and later the couple got married. Their family is growing and now they have 3 beautiful daughters.
2. Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar
Sarah Michelle Gellar met her future husband, Freddie Prinze Jr. in 1997 while filming the teen horror flick, I Know What You Did Last Summer. But they began dating only 3 years later and got married in Mexico in 2002. In 2007, in honor of their fifth year of marriage, Gellar changed her surname to Prinze.
3. Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher
The couple met on That ’70s Show in 1998. But years later in 2012, Ashton Kutcher separated from his then-partner Demi Moore and Mila Kunis called it quits with her long-term boyfriend, Macaulay Culkin. The same year, the young stars started to date. Nowadays, Kunis and Kutcher are married and have a daughter and a son.
4. Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling
Eva Mendes began dating Ryan Gosling in 2011 after they had worked on The Place Beyond the Pines together. The couple now has 2 daughters together and is considered of the most long-lasting relationships in Hollywood.
5. Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas
Ginnifer Goodwin first met her life partner on the set of Once Upon a Time in 2011. However, at the time, Josh Dallas was married to Lara Pulver and Goodwin was engaged to Joey Kern. The actors became friends and started to socialize with one another. After some time, they both became single and their friendship grew into love. They got married in 2014.
6. Emily VanCamp and Josh Bowman
Emily VanCamp married her on-screen husband Josh Bowman in 2018. They met on the set of the show Revenge and are happily together today.
7. Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz
The couple had been friends for a long time before they worked on the set of Dream House in 2011. Craig and Weisz keep their relationship extremely private and don’t like being in the public eye.
8. Adam Brody and Leighton Meester
Adam Brody and Leighton Meester met in 2010 while filming The Oranges. In 3 years they became engaged and in 2014 had a private wedding ceremony. The family got bigger and now the couple has a daughter.
9. Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem
In 2007, Javier Bardem began dating Penélope Cruz who was his co-star in Vicky Cristina Barcelona. They try to stay out of the public eye and don’t discuss their relationship with the media. The couple married in 2010 and now they have 2 children.
10. Kit Harington and Rose Leslie
Kit Harington and Rose Leslie fell in love on the set of Game of Thrones in 2012. They kept dating for many years until they decided to get married. The wedding took place in 2018 in Scotland.
11. Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn
This amazing couple has a long history. Their first meeting was on the set of The One and Only in 1966 but they started to date on Valentine’s Day in 1983 after reconnecting on the set of Swing Shift. In 2018, they celebrated 35 years together.
12. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada Pinkett met Will Smith in 1994 on the set of the show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. She auditioned for the role of his girlfriend but didn’t get it. Pinkett and Smith became friends and later in 1995, they began dating.
13. Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender
The couple met during the filming of The Light Between Oceans in 2014. Since that time, they began a relationship. They married in 2017 in Ibiza.
14. Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick have been married for 31 years. They met in 1988 while filming the TV movie, Lemon Sky. Their endless love gave them 2 kids: a son, Travis, and a daughter, Sosie.
15. Hugh Dancy and Claire Danes
The first meeting of Hugh Dancy and Claire Danes happened on the set of Evening in Newport in 2007 and soon after, they began dating. The couple married in France in 2009 and the ceremony was kept a secret.
How many couples do you know whose love has lasted forever? Do you believe in love at first sight? Please leave your comments and stories below!