While Hollywood is often associated with short-lived celebrity marriages, there are some notable exceptions to the norm. These enduring couples found love on set, defying the odds and building lasting relationships. Their commitment to one another has allowed them to weather the challenges of fame and public scrutiny, standing as beacons of hope in the world of entertainment. As we delve deeper into the stories of these exceptional pairs, we are reminded that true love can indeed withstand the trials of Tinseltown. Scroll down to discover these heartwarming tales of enduring love and lasting partnerships.
1 Hugh Dancy and Claire Danes.
They first met while working on a movie called "Evening" in 2007, where they played anon-screen couple. During the movie's production, they fell in love for real and got married in 2009. Now, they have two children together.
2 Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick.
They first met when the actor was on stage in a play, and Kyra Sedgwick was a 12-year-old girl watching. He was older than her by seven years. They met again on the set of 'Lemon Sky' in 1987, about ten years later. They got married in 1988 and now have two children. This couple has a strong, lasting marriage that's been going strong for thirty years, which is pretty unusual in Hollywood.
3 Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender
A lot of their fans think their private love story began at the end of 2014. This was confirmed when the actor admitted they first met on a dance floor at a film festival inToronto. It happened a few months before they started working on their movie 'The Light Between Oceans.' They got married in 2017 and in 2021, they happily shared that the actress had a baby.
4 Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith.
The actress first met Will when she tried out for a role as his girlfriend in 1994 on 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.' Even though she didn't get the part, she did win his heart. That meeting changed their lives. They began dating in 1995, got engaged in 1997, and got married that same year. Now, they have two children together.
5 Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn.
They first met while making their first movie 'The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band,' but their romantic journey began during their second film in 1983. They got married that same year. In 1986, the actress gave birth to their only son.