22 Celebrities Who Ended Up Marrying Their Fans
Have you ever asked yourself if you have the chance of ending up with your celebrity crush? Ever thought of the possibility? Well, some few people have been able to achieve this feat, and we can imagine how fortunate they are.
While many of us daydream and fantasize about meeting and falling in love with our celebrity crush, these fortunate ones have been there. However, ending up with your celebrity crush does not exactly guarantee a happily-ever-after. Keep on reading to see how the relationships of people who ended up marrying their celebrity crush turned out.
22. Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes
Who could have believed Holmes was such a big fan of Tom Cruise that she kept pictures of him in her textbooks while in school? Well, she did. The former super couple who was nicknamed ‘TomKat’ by the media and fans, married and welcomed their daughter, Suri in 2006. Unfortunately, their fairytale love didn’t last because they split six years after.
21. John Travolta and Kelly Preston
We all wish we could be like the young Preston who walked out of the theatre, saw a promotional picture of ‘Grease,’ and knew she was going to end up with the man (John Travolta) on the poster. In a world where celebrities’ marriage end as fast as they begin, these two have been together since their union in 1991. What a couple!
20. Kelsey Grammer And Kayte Walsh
While the ‘Frasier’ actor was still married to ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ star, Camille Grammer, He met flight attendant Kayte Walsh in 2010. Their chemistry must have been strong because Grammer promptly divorced his wife, and got married to Walsh the next year. Guess what? The two are still going strong, and they have three children together.
19. Carmelo Anthony And La La
The basketball player, Anthony is so blessed to have friends like DJ clue who helped him to meet his crush, La La Vasquez. Describing how they met, La La said:
“I was hosting a show on MTV with DJ Clue at the time, and he said, ‘I really want to introduce you to someone that wants to meet you.’ He introduced us, and it started off as a friendship, which evolved over time into something more.”
The two married in NYC in 2010, and now have a son named Kiyan.
18. Patrick Dempsey And Jillian Fink
How would you feel if you found out that your most favorite celebrity booked an appointment with you? Super excited, right? Well, that was precisely how Fink felt when she discovered that 'Grey's Anatomy's star, Patrick Dempsey, had booked an appointment with her to cut his hair in 1994. The two got married in 1999, and have two kids together.
17. Sandra Bullock And Jesse James
Sandra Bullock and her godson were big fans of Jesse James’ motorcycle show, ‘Monster Garage,’ so the actress decided to arrange a tour for them at James’ West Coast Choppers in 2003. After dating for two years, Sandra and Jesse tied the knot. However, in 2010, many cheating allegations were thrown at James from various women; this led to Sandra filing for a divorce a month later.
16. Liza Powel And Conan O'Brien
If you still think that love at first sight is a myth, then perhaps, these lovebirds story would change your mind. O'Brien revealed to CNN during an interview that he instantly fell in love with his wife, Powel, in 2000 when she appeared on Late Night with him in an advertising skit. The duo got married in 2002, and are proud parents of two children.
15. Wiz Khalifa And Amber Rose
Rapper Khalifa had always admired the model, Amber Rose, from afar. Rose explained to Us Weekly,
"Initially we met through twitter. He did an interview about me, and the guy who interviewed him asked, 'If there was one girl in the world who would you be with?' He said 'Amber Rose."
The two got married and welcomed a son in 2013. They were together for a while till they broke things off a year after.
14. Cash Warren And Jessica Alba
While Jessica Alba was on the set of the superhero film ’Fantastic Four,’ she met and fell in love with the movie's production assistant, Cash Warren. After Warren got familiar with her on set, he had the chance to ask her out, and she agreed. They got married four years later in L.A, and have three beautiful kids now.
13. Josh Duhamel And Fergie
Sadly, this adorable couple ended their marriage in 2017 after being together for eight years. Nevertheless, their separation cannot dispute the fact that their love story was an epic one. Duhamel had been a fan of Black Eyed Peas singer for a long time. He even convinced the show he was in at the time, ‘Las Vegas,’ to feature the band in one of its episodes so that he could meet Fergie.
12. Steve And Marjorie Harvey
Steve Harvey once cracked a joke about the possibility of marrying one of his audience during his show. We bet he didn't know that it will eventually happen. Steve began dating Marjorie after he called her out at his show, but the relationship didn't last long as they broke things off because of distance. Eventually, the two reunited and got married in 2007. They have been together since then!
11. Prince William And Kate Middleton
The Duchess of Cambridge reportedly had posters of Prince Williams up on her wall when she was attending Marlborough College in Wiltshire, England. Middleton once described how she felt when she met William, during their engagement interview with Telegraph.
“I actually went bright red when I met you and scuttled off feeling very shy about meeting you.”
Well, we all know the rest of the story. They both got married in 2011, and are now proud parents of three kids.
10. Nicolas Cage And Alice Kim
The ‘Snowden’ actor, Nicolas Cage met his then-wife, Alice Kim in a restaurant in Los Angeles, where she worked as a waitress. She was a huge fan! Surprisingly, the two got married just after two months and welcomed a son named -Kal El (Superman's real name). They separated in 2016, after eleven years of marriage.
9. Matt And Luciana Damon
Matt Damon saw and fell in love with his wife, Luciana, the first time when he walked into a bar, where she worked as a bartender. These two have been married for over a decade now, and are proud parents of three gorgeous kids. Perhaps, bar-hopping isn't such a bad idea, think about it, you could meet the love of your life there!
8. Kanye West And Kim Kardashian
Kanye was rumored to have been a big fan on Kim for years after seeing a photo of her with Paris Hilton in 2000s. It is even believed that he got his first phone because he felt the need to talk to Kim, according to Dailymail. ‘KimYe’ finally happened, and the two tied the knot in an exquisite Italian wedding in 2014. They are still together and have three kids.
7. Adam and Jackie Sandler
Actress Jackie Titone was cast alongside one of her favorite celebrities, Adam Sandler, in the movie ‘Big Daddy.’ The two shared mutual friends and eventually began dating. They got hitched in a wedding ceremony in 2003 and share two daughters, Sadie and Sunny.
6. Ruben Studdard And Surata Zuri McCants
The American Idol winner first spotted McCants while he was signing CDs for fans in an Atlanta Walmart. Captivated by her, Rubben didn't waste time as he followed her to the toy department and demanded her number. The two got married in 2008 but decided to go their separate ways due to irreconcilable differences in 2011.
5. Ringo Starr And Maureen Cox
Ringo Starr's famous band, ‘The Beatles’ frequently played at the Cavern Club in Liverpool where Maureen Cox regularly visited. After meeting, the duo started dating and tied the knot. They were married between 1965-1975 before they decided to separate.
4. Nick And Vanessa Lachey
These two became friends after meeting on 'MTV’s TRL.' Nick was married to Jessica Simpson at the time. However, the two only got romantically involved after his divorce. Vanessa was recruited by Nick to feature in his ‘What's Left of me’ music video. Vanessa revealed that she had such a huge crush on him, that she called in sick the day Nick came around to promote the video on TRL. Now, they are happily married and have three kids together.
3. Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon first met Mariah Carey, who he had a big crush on when he presented her with a Teen Choice Award in 2005. It took about three years before the two officially started dating. Carey and Cannon got married in 2008, and share two adorable twins. Although the two are now divorced, they remain on good terms.
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2. Adam Shulman And Anne Hathaway
When a mutual friend introduced Shulman and Hathaway together at the Palm Springs Festival, the actress was completely smitten by him. She reportedly affirmed to her friend that, “I'm going to marry that man.” Well, we believe Hathaway has some psychic abilities because she got married to Shulman in 2012, and the couple welcomed a child in 2016.
1. Gwyneth Paltrow And Chris Martin
During Coldplay’s ‘A Rush of Blood to the Head’ tour stop in L.A in 2002, Paltrow caught the attention of the singer, Martin. He invited her backstage after the show, and they hit it off from there. The pair were married between 2003-2016 before separating. They both have two beautiful kids.
These couples all have one thing in common; they all married their crushes. Although not all of them ended well, nonetheless, this serves as an inspiration that love is possible if you believe. Are you willing to take that bold step and give love a chance? Let us know your thoughts on who is your favorite celebrity couple from the above list. Also do not forget to share this article with your friends so we can know who their favorite celebrity couples are.