Let’s face it, few can resist a good love story. That’s why people spend their hard-earned money to sit in a theater and watch romantic comedies for two hours! We love seeing actors playing the parts of star-crossed lovers or love triangles and movies with happy endings. Even if we don’t necessarily believe that’s how it happens in real life.
However, in Hollywood, life often truly does imitate art. Some actors who play love interests on screen often find love when the cameras stop rolling. These are some of the most famous and remembered pairs of costars who dated! Read on to see if your favorite celebrity couple made the list…
1. Nicole Kidman & Tom Cruise – Days of Thunder
Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were one of Hollywood’s hottest couples in the early 1990s. The pair met in 1989 when they starred together in the film, Days of Thunder. Cruise and Kidman hit it off and began dating right away. The relationship moved quickly, and it didn’t take long before the actors were walking down the aisle. Cruise and Kidman married in December of 1990 in Telluride, Colorado.
The actors grew their family, adopting a daughter, Isabella, and son, Connor. Cruise and Kidman continued to work together on screen after their wedding, co-starring in 1992’s Far and Away and Eyes Wide Shut in 1999. After 11 years of marriage, the couple split in 2001.