18 celeb-couples you never knew were together!
Every celebrity’s life is always under the media’s attention. Many try to keep their relationships under wraps, far from the public. Some show off their partners to the world, some have one-night flings, while others marry in secret, inviting only 4 guests to their weddings!
Here, we bring you a list of celebrities you never knew were married for years (and their love stories) or had been together, even for a night! P.S.: Watch out for the last one – it’s going to be a shocker!
1. Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis
Olivia and Jason met at a Saturday Night Live after-show party in 2011. Jason got her number that night, but didn’t text her right away. He waited for a month to do that. But, you would be surprised to know that it was Olivia who asked him out first! The couple became engaged in January 2013 and have a 5-year-old son and 3-year-old daughter together.
2. Hugh Dancy and Claire Danes
While filming Evening in 2006, the couple met and fell in love. They dated for 3 years before finally getting engaged in 2009 and later had a secret wedding in the city of love, Paris! The Homeland star and three-time Emmy Award winner has 2 sons with her husband Hugh Dancy.
3. Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart
A lot of people have no clue about the marriage of this celebrity couple. They met at the Golden Globe Awards in 2002 and started dating despite an age difference of 22 years! On Valentine’s Day, in 2009, Ford proposed to her and they married each other in 2010. They held their wedding in New Mexico. The couple has adopted a son, who Flockhart had adopted in 2001, before meeting her future husband.
4. Chris Pratt and Anna Faris
The Guardians of Galaxy star Chris Pratt met Anna on the sets of Take Me Home Tonight in 2007. Shortly after the filming, they started dating each other and got engaged in 2008. It is interesting to know that the couple married in Bali after eloping their friend’s wedding there! The couple supported each other through thick and thin. Their son was born 9 weeks premature and they were there to support each other.
However, the couple split up and their divorce was finalized in October 2018. They co-parent their son together and are still good friends!
5. Nick Offerman and Meghan Mullaly
The comedian-couple met during their play rehearsals of The Berlin Circle in 2002. During the rehearsals, both the actors didn’t know anyone other than each other, hence, they became close. They married in September 2003. Later on, the couple appeared in many sitcoms together like Parks and Recreation and Will & Grace. In 2016, the couple did a comedy tour, themed around their sex life!
6. Cobie Smulders and Taran Killam
The How I Met Your Mother star Cobie has had a long romance with her husband Taran Killam. The couple became engaged in 2009 and got married in September 2012. They both have been going strong and had been in love for more than a decade! The couple has 2 daughters together and is happily married.
7. Kirsten Dunst and Garrett Hedlund
Our very own Mary Jane and Hedlund met during the shoot of On the Road in 2012. They had a 4-year long romance before finally calling it off. According to various sources, the couple had different personalities and had a rough relationship before their split. The couple officially broke up in April 2016. They are still on amicable terms and continue to be friends.
8. Amber Tamblyn and David Cross
The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants star Amber Tamblyn met David on-board at Houston to Louisiana flight. They were acquaintances, but never had a chance to speak with each other. Amber was already a fan of David’s work in Arrested Development. They got engaged after dating for 4 years in 2011 and finally married in 2012, despite having an age gap of 19 years! The couple had a daughter in 2017.
9. Michael Sheen and Sarah Silverman
Before meeting the comedienne, Michael Sheen had two serious relationships with Lorraine Stewart and Rachel McAdams. After splitting up with Rachel in 2013, he began seeing Sarah Silverman. The duo has been going strong ever since. Sarah also shares a great relationship with Michael’s daughter from Kate Beckinsale, as well as with Kate herself!
10. Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz
A lot of people have no clue that our very own James Bond is married! Daniel and Rachel shared friendly relations with each other before they began dating. While shooting for Dream House, they became romantically involved and started dating in the late 2010. They later married in June 2011 at a wedding, which had only 4 guests! They have recently welcomed their daughter in September 2018.
11. Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet
The Aquaman and Lisa were introduced to each other through their mutual friends and soon started dating in 2005. Before getting married, they had a daughter together. They have been married since 2007 and also have a son, born in 2008. The couple is still very much in love and going strong!
12. Mireille Enos and Alan Ruck
After getting a divorce from his wife of 20 years, Alan met Mireille while shooting Absurd Person Singular and they started seeing each other. They have a 19 year age gap and still have managed to make it work. 3 years after meeting Mireille, Alan Ruck married for the second time in January 2008. They have two children together, aged 9 and 4.
13. Nick Kroll and Amy Poehler
While overcoming of a serious 10-year relationship with her husband Will Arnett, Amy started dating Nick in 2013, while she was still legally married to Will. However, due to their schedules, they weren’t able to spend much time together and finally decided to split up.
14. Matthew McConaughey and Janet Jackson
You must have not heard of this little fling! Matthew met Janet at the 2002 Grammy Award Show. They met each at another backstage and later went to Janet’s place. Though initially, Matthew denied the rumors, but later told the paparazzi that they did much more than just talking. This was just a short fling for Matthew before he met his wife Camila Alves.
15. Kristin Davis and Jeff Goldblum
It was in 2002 that The Sex and the City and the Jurassic Park stars began dating each other. Despite an age difference of around 12 years, they dated for a brief period. They managed to keep their relationship under wraps and broke up soon afterward. Jeff is now happily married and Kristin is a single parent of an adopted daughter!
16. Jennifer Garner and Scott Foley
The couple met on the sets of Felicity in 1998 and fell in love. They dated for 2 years before finally getting married to each other in 2000. However, they parted ways soon afterward in 2003 due to conflicting differences. Their divorce was settled in 2004. Later, Garner married Ben Affleck and is still going strong with him, while Scott married Marika Dominczyk.
17. Sacha Cohen and Isla Fisher
The British comedian met the Australian actress in Sydney and soon they began dating afterward. The couple got engaged after two years in 2004 and finally married 6 years later in 2010. Isla also converted to Judaism to marry Sacha. The couple now has 3 kids together and is happily married.
18. Liam Neeson and Julia Roberts
We saved the most shocking for the last! It seems that Julia was attracted to older men at that time. While filming Satisfaction, the two superstars began dating. Despite their age difference of 19 years, the two continued to date for 2 long years and even had a live-in relationship. The two split up after 2 years and later were happily married to their spouses.