18 Surprising Celebrity Couples You Didn’t Know About

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celebrity-couples-hollywoodMost of the time, it seems like everyone in Hollywood is married to someone glamorous and famous. But there are also celebrities who marry non-celebrities. From their high school sweethearts to the people working behind the scenes on movies.

Still, other celebrities try unconventional matches only to find out they don’t always work. Romance in Hollywood can be short-lived and bizarre, but we love to watch what happens when these celebrities choose their partners in life.

Read on to see how much you know about celebrity couples and who married Average Joes.

 

18. Ben and Christine Stiller

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The comedian and filmmaker Ben Stiller is the son of veteran comedians and actors Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. No wonder his comedy is effortless. Throughout his career, he has written, starred in, directed, and/or produced more than 50 films.

He also dated several actresses before finally settling down with Christine Taylor. The two met while filming a never-broadcasted TV pilot called Heat Vision and Jack. Christine rose to fame playing Marsha Brady in the Brady Bunch movies. In May 2000, the couple tied the knot in an oceanfront ceremony in Kauai, Hawaii. The couple has appeared onscreen together in Zoolander, DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, Tropic Thunder, Zoolander 2, and Arrested Development.

17. Jon Hamm and Jennifer Westfeldt

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Jon Hamm, the actor, director, television producer and all-around heartthrob is best known for playing advertising executive Don Draper in theTV series Mad Men. He and actress and screenwriter, Jennifer Westfeldt are known to be together since 1997.

The two actors were a solid couple for almost 20 years, but they ended things in 2015. Jon had previously said they would not get married unless they had children. The two never had children, but they did adopt a dog together. No word on who got custody. There are rumors though that the two have started to recently see each other again. Patching things up perhaps?

16. Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo

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Adam Levine, the singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor is the lead vocalist for the pop rock band Maroon 5. He is also known as The Voice coach.

Aside from arguing with Blake Sheldon on The Voice, Adam is known to date gorgeous models. He and Victoria’s Secret angel, Behati Prinsloo started dating in May 2012. Although their relationship is on again and off again, they eventually tied the knot in July 2014. The couple was dubbed as one of the most beautiful celeb couples. In September 2016, they welcomed their first child.

15. Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness

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Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, and producer who is known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series. But it was his work in Les Misérables that earned him his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor and his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in 2013.

The hunky actor has been married to Australian actress and producer, Deborra-Lee Furness since 1996. After two miscarriages and unsuccessful IVF treatments, the couple has decided to adopt two mixed-race children. It may be common for successful Hollywood actors to have much younger women wrapped around their necks but despite the age gap, Hugh and his wife’s marriage have stood the test of time.

14. Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy

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Mary-Kate Olsen is the other half of the infamous Olsen twins. They already started their acting career even when they can barely talk. They basically grew up in front of the spotlight. The twins estimated net worth is good enough to set them for life. Mary-Kate is now busy with her other ventures like being a fashion designer, producer, author, businesswoman and equestrian.

In May 2012, she and Olivier Sarkozy, half-brother of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy started dating. Despite their huge age difference, the two are often photographed displaying affection and they seem really happy. Then two years after, photos were published showing Mary-Kate wearing what appeared to be an engagement ring. The couple got married on November 27, 2015, at a private residence in New York City.

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