After Carrie Fisher’s most recent revelation of her teenage affair with a 33-year old, married Harrison Ford that took place during the filming of the first Star Wars film, we decided to list our top 5 on-screen/off-screen romances…
1. Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie – Mr & Mrs Smith, By The Sea
After Brad dumped Jennifer Aniston for Angelina, Hollywood was left with one of the biggest divides of all time – #TeamJen vs. #TeamAng. Lucky for Jen though, 11 years later and karma seemed to catch up with the both of them and they are now well on their way to one of Hollywood’s biggest divorces.
2. Ryan Gosling & Rachel McAdams – The Notebook
Whilst during filming, the pair reportedly couldn’t stand each other, even to the point where Gosling requested a different actress to work with, everyone’s favourite Nicholas Sparks romance became real life in 2004 when the on-screen couple started dating for 3 years.
3. Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart – Twilight
After meeting on set of every tweens favourite fantasy romance as Edward and Bella, R-Patz and K-Stew dated from 2009 until her steamy encounter in 2012 with the married director of her film Snow White and The Huntsman, Rupert Sanders. After splitting for almost a year due to Stewart’s indiscretion the pair reconciled in 2013, then split up, then reconciled, then… you get the picture.
4. Kurt Russell & Goldie Hawn – The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band, Swing Shift, Overboard!
And, the award to the most durable co-stars turned lovers goes to…
Despite not being married Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell have been together for a solid 33 years! Meeting in 1968 on set of The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band they hooked up after their next film Swing Shift in 1983 and continued their romantic-working relationship in Overboard, 1987.
5. Ryan Reynolds & Blake Lively, The Green Lantern
Ryan Reynolds has had his luck with some of the most beautiful women in Hollywood, not only was he married to Scarlett Johansson but he’s now married, with children, to his Green Lantern co-star, Blake Lively and they are the definition of #RelationshipGoals – just look at how he looks at her!