40 Longest Marriages in Hollywood
17th May, 2021
If thereâ€™s one thing we know about Hollywood marriages, itâ€™s that sometimes they are cut short way too soon. We've seen some of our favorite celebrity couples split too often. Weâ€™re still healing from Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolieâ€™s break up. Howev
Christopher and Georgianne Walken
Christopher Walken met his future wife Georgianne during a touring production of â€œWest Side Story.â€ Both, Christopher Walken and his wife have successful careers as a prolific movie star and casting director, respectively.
Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw
One of Hollywoodâ€™s most acclaimed director, Steven Spielberg, was left spellbound when he met the stunning Kate Capshaw. The couple got married in 1991 and have been together since. In Spielbergâ€™s words â€œ my leading lady (in the movie) is still my l
Samuel L.Jackson and LaTanya Richardson
Samuel â€œFuryâ€ Jackson and his wife LaTanya Richardson were college sweethearts. They met in 1970 and were married in 1980. Jackson is always in awe of his wife and says that she challenges him to be a better actor and a better person.
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne met way back in 1979, and got married in 1982. Though the couple did face some problems in their marriage, but love prevailed. In fact, the couple is planning to renew their vows this year and start afresh.
Denzel and Pauletta Washington
Denzel and Pauletta Washington met in 1977 and got married in 1983. This might seem like a straight-forward love story, but Denzel revealed that he had to propose thrice before Pauletta finally said Yes!
Jamie Lee Curtis and Christopher Guest
Jamie Lee Curtis knew she wanted to marry actor Christopher Guest the moment her eyes fell on him. She was flipping through a magazine when she saw a photograph of three men, and pointed to the man on the right (Guest) and exclaimed to her friend that she
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
Tom and Rita first met on the sets of â€œBosom Buddiesâ€ and later reunited on the sets of â€œVolunteerâ€ in 1988. Sparks flew and the couple got married in a year. Hanks told BBC host Kirsty Young that â€œI donâ€™t think Iâ€™ll ever be lonely any moreâ
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick
Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick got married in 1988. In 2015, on their 27th anniversary, Bacon shared a heartwarming Instagram post: â€œCelebrating 9,855 days of marriage to @kyrasedgwickâ€ along with a photo of Kyra sitting on a park bench. When you find
John Travolta and Kelly Preston
The â€œGreaseâ€ actor has been married to Kelly Preston since 1991. The couple has three children and is still going strong. Travolta compares marriage to acting, saying â€œIâ€™ve always thought of a relationship with an actor to an audience as a marria
Michael J.Fox and Tracy Pollan
This adorable couple has been married since 1988 and has four children together. Michael J.Fox, always the gentleman, gave the world an important life-lesson when he said that â€œFamily is not an important thing. Itâ€™s everything.â€
Michelle Pfeiffer and David E. Kelly
The stunning Hollywood actress has been married to â€œAlly McBealâ€ producer David E. Kelly since 1993! The couple has two children and is one of Hollywoodâ€™s admirable couples. Pfeiffer said of marriage that â€œUltimately, I believe the only secret to
Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness
Hugh â€œWolverineâ€ Jackman met his future wife Deborra-Lee Furness on the set of his first job in 1955. This coupleâ€™s inspiring marriage is proof that when it comes to love, age is just a number. The stunning Deborra-Lee Furness is 13 years his senior
Bryan Cranston and Robin Dearden
Cranstonâ€™s Heisenberg can be a ruthless man, but IRL, Branston is a gentleman. He met his future wife Robin Dearden on the CBS series â€œAirwolfâ€ in 1986. However, in Cranstonâ€™s words â€œThe terrible TV show changed both their lives.â€ They got mar
Steve Carell and Nancy Wells
The couple met in 1995 when Carell was teaching an improv class at Chicagoâ€™s Second City. They were quite nervous around each other and didnâ€™t hit it off instantly. However, after the initial hiccups, the couple got married in the same year.
David and Victoria Beckham
The Beckhams are hands-down Britainâ€™s most stylish couple. It all started in 1997 when Posh Spice gave her number to Beckham and he still has the London-to-Manchester plane ticket she wrote it on! They got married in 1999 and are still blissfully in lov
Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo
Amy Adams met Darren Le Gallo before she became the popular actress she is now. This happened in 2001 in an acting class. For her, Darren gives her a â€œsense of permanenceâ€ and thatâ€™s something she cherishes.
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith
Will Smith met Jada when she auditioned for the part of one of his girlfriends in â€œThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.â€ Though she didnâ€™t get the part, she did capture Willâ€™s heart. They have been married for 24 years now and have two incredibly talented
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard
The talented actress met her better half in 2002, and got married in 2009. They have two daughters and prefer to keep their private life private. However, the Architectural Digest did get a peek into their Brooklyn apartment, and we can conclude that they
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi
These two incredibly funny, smart, and beautiful women have been together for 14 years. They met in 2004 and got married two years later. Ellen reveals the secret to their happy marriage; she says sheâ€™s married to her â€œbest friend.â€ Both the partner
Elton John and David Furnish
Elton John and David Furnish were together since 1993 and got married when England legalized same-sex marriage in 2014. Since the past 16 years, the couple would send each other cards every Saturday as a reminder that they love each other irrespective of
Mark Consuelos and Kelly Ripa
This good-looking couple met when they were doing a screen test for â€œAll My Childrenâ€ in which Ripa was already starring. The couple had such incredible chemistry that Mark landed the job. They started dating in 1995 and got married the very next year
Colin Firth and Livia Giuggioli
Colin Firth describes meeting Livia for the first time as a â€œbolt to the heartâ€; well, Mr. Darcy does have his way with words. The actors met in Colombia when they were both working on the mini-series â€œNostromoâ€ in 1996. They were married the next
Julia Roberts and Daniel Moder
The woman with a million-dollar smile met her future husband, Danny Moder, in 2000 on the set of â€œThe Mexican.â€ They got married in 2002 and Roberts reveals that the secret to their happy marriage is â€œkissing.â€
Sting and Trudie Styler
Trudie fell for the green-haired Sting when she first saw him in 1977 and after connecting with him in 1982, they waited 10 years to tie the knot. Sting believes that the secret to their long-standing, happy marriage is their friendship.
Meryl Streep and Don Gummer
Meryl met Don Gummer, an artist in the year 1978, and went on to marry him later that very year. The couple has four children and though they donâ€™t discuss their marriage too often, Gummer did get a special shout-out when Meryl won the Oscar for best ac
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick
Sarah Jessica Parker met Matthew Broderick through her brother in 1991. They fell in love and got married in 1997 and have three children together. When asked about the secret to their long-standing marriage, Broderick said â€œCommunicating. Donâ€™t go to
Neil Patrick and David Burtka
This power couple has two quite varied recollection of their first meeting; Harris remembers meeting a â€œJames Dean-type guy in a leather jacketâ€ who wasnâ€™t quite friendly, whereas, Burtka remembers being friendly and slightly familiar with Harrisâ€™
Lisa Kudrow and Michel Stern
Lisa â€œPhoebeâ€ Kudrow met Stern in 1987, and got married to the ad executive in 1995. She says that instead of promising to love each other forever, they promised to work on whatever problems come up.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Brad Hall
This couple has been together for 37 years! Julia met her husband when she was at Northwestern in the early 80s and then got married in 1987. They have two sons together, and Julia says that she was lucky to find the right guy for her, but even then, marr
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas
Despite their age difference, the couple has been going strong since their marriage in 1998. According to Jones, one shouldnâ€™t turn back on their relationship when a problem arises. â€œGive it your best shot,â€ she says.
Beyonce and Jay-Z
Beyonce and Jay-Z met in the year 1999, and they got married in 2008. The couple maintains a private and quiet personal life. The couple has been going on strong for 19 years despite several speculations about their relationship.
Felicity Huffman and William H. Macy
The couple met sometime in the early â€˜80s and dated on and off for 15 years before they got married. Now, the couple has been married for 20 years, but Huffman says that her husband still makes her swoon.
Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias
This is somewhat of a mystery couple. Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias have been together since 2001 and have tried to keep their relationship under wraps. There are speculations that they are already married, but the couple doesnâ€™t confirm any news
Bono and Alison Hewson
Bono a.k.a Paul Hewson married Alison, whom he met as a teenager in Dublin. He says it was not love at first sight for Alison and that â€œsheâ€™s working up to that.â€ The couple is happily married with four children.
Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher
This is one marriage that is far from ordinary. According to Isla Fisher, Sacha Cohen, whoâ€™s known for taking notorious roles, keeps the marriage interesting. She loves being a part of her husbandâ€™s weird adventures.
Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr
This adorable couple met in 1997 on the set of â€œI Know What You Did Last Summerâ€, but started dating in 2000. They got married a year later and have two children together.
Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond
This couple has the second city to thank for their relationship. They met in 1994 and got married seven years later. Richmond is a composer, actor, director, and producer and he directed some episodes of â€œ30 Rockâ€, a sitcom created by and starring his
Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman
The producer and the actress met on her first day at the University of Pennsylvania in 1993. It was not love at first sight, but she ended up falling in love with him and they got married 10 years later. They have 2 sons together, Felix and Magnus.
Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller
Seth Rogen and Lauren Millerâ€™s first date is something youâ€™ll see in rom-coms; they ate grilled cheese sandwiches at 4 a.m. and played Spanish Scrabble until sunrise. In addition to being a fun couple, they are socially-aware citizens. They have colla