14 Celebrity Couples Who Found Each Other While Working Together

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Many people meet their partners while at work and this doesn’t differ for actors. Playing or working together in a movie or TV series set can bring them closer than their job requires. So, they become an item outside of work and, for many of them, their relationships turn into a lifelong partnership.

1. Bohemian Rhapsody — Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton

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Filming the Oscar-winning movie Bohemian Rhapsody brought these 2 together, and they are still going strong to this day. Aside from appearing on red carpets together, they keep their relationship private. But Malek made a romantic gesture when he received his Oscar for Best Actor: in his speech, he said, “Lucy Boynton, you’re the heart of this film. You are beyond immensely talented. You have captured my heart. Thank you so much.”

2. Vicky Cristina Barcelona — Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem

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This dream couple first set eyes on each other in 1992 while filming together. It took many years before they took things to the next level when they met on the set of the 2008 film, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, and started their romance. They got married in 2010 and have 2 children together now.

3. Fargo — Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons


The couple played sweethearts on the series Fargo, and fell in love outside of the set as well. Interestingly enough, Plemons was a big fan of Dunst before meeting her, and now he is engaged and has 2 kids with his favorite actress! The couple wants to marry in the near future, but has not found the time to do it yet.

4. Dream House — Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz

This A-list couple has been married since 2011, and in 2018, they welcomed their first child together after hooking up during the 2011 movie.

5. Black Swan — Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied

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Natalie Portman met her husband while filming in 2010. Benjamin Millepied was working as a dancer and choreographer for the movie when they hit it off and fell for each other. They were engaged in 2010, and by 2012, they tied the knot. They now have 2 children together.

6. The Place Beyond the Pines — Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling

Rumors that this beautiful couple was an item started in 2011 when they starred in the movie together. They have been very private about their relationship, but we do know that they’ve been together for 9 years and have 2 children together today.

7. I Know What You Did Last Summer — Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr.

These stars have been together for a whopping 18 years and counting. They first fell in love while acting alongside each other in the 1997 movie, and now they have 2 children together.

8. The Boys in the Band — Tuc Watkins and Andrew Rannells

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The pair filmed the movie The Boys in the Band together and started dating shortly after. Rannells recalled that when he did not know Watkins super well, the thought that they would end up having a ’showmance’ popped up in his head — and he was right. 3 years later, this couple is still together.

9. Evening — Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy

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This couple first met in 2007 on the set of the film they were both starring in and announced their marriage in 2009. They now have 2 children together and are still happily married.

10. The Light Between Oceans — Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander

These 2 found love while filming together in Australia and New Zealand in 2014, and they married soon after in 2017. They’re still happily married to this day.

11. The Mexican — Julia Roberts and Danny Moder

Julia Roberts met her husband while filming in 2000 and married him shortly afterward in 2002. Daniel Moder is a cinematographer and was also working on the movie, The Mexican. They are still together and have 3 children together.

12. Once Upon a Time — Josh Dallas and Ginnifer Goodwin

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Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas were cast as Snow White and Prince Charming for the show Once Upon a Time, and their fairytale romance grew into a real one. The couple got engaged in 2013 and got married in 2014. They have 2 sons together.

13. Game of Thrones — Kit Harington and Rose Leslie

These guys became famous for playing the on-screen couple, John Snow and Ygritte, and they first met in 2011. In 2018, they tied the knot, and their first child is due in 2021.

14. Orange Is the New Black — Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli

These 2 fell deeply in love while working together — Lauren Morelli wrote for the series and Samira Wiley acted in it. In 2017, they got married after Lauren Morelli famously split from her husband for Samira.

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