ByKatrina Stagg, writer at Creators.co
Katrina Stagg

In the real world, where most of us live most of the time, the closest thing imaginable to a Prince (or Princess) Charming would be your favorite Hollywood star. By extension, being swept off your feet by one of these super celebrities would be a fairytale come true.

The dream that a prince or princess might spot you from across a crowded, room lock eyes, and fall deeply in love with you certainly seems far fetched. Except it happens! Some regular folks like you and me do find themselves living real-life Cinderella stories, or a version of them.

Here are 29 couples that defy the Hollywood norm and bring hope to the non-Hollywood-elite everywhere.

1. Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso

Matt and Luciana first met in 2003 at a bar in Miami where she was a bartender.

They've been married since 2005.

2. Scarlett Johansson and Romain Dauriac

Scarlett started dating Romain, the owner of an independent advertising agency, in 2012.

They've been married since 2014.

3. Eddie Redmayne and Hannah Bagshawe

Eddie's wife Hannah works in the finance industry as a public relations executive.

They've been married since 2014.

4. Meryl Streep and Don Gummer

Meryl's husband, Don, is a sculptor.

They've been married since 1978.

5. George and Amal Clooney

Clooney's wife Amal is a British-Lebanese human rights lawyer.

They've been married since 2014.

6. Tobey Maguire and Jennifer Meyer

Maguire met his jewelry designer wife, Jennifer, on the set of Seabiscuit in 2003.

They've been married since 2007.

7. Vince Vaughn and Kyla Weber

Vaughn met his Canadian realtor wife Kyla Weber in 2009.

They've been married since 2010.

8. Zoe Saldana and Marco Perego

Saldana started dating her husband in 2013. Perego is an Italian artist.

They've been married since 2013.

9. Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe

Meyers became engaged to his longterm girlfriend, Alexi Ashe, in 2013. Ashe is a human rights lawyer.

They've been married since 2013.

10. Lisa Kudrow and Michel Stern

Kudrow's husband Michael is an advertising executive.

They've been married since 1995.

11. Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld

Seinfeld met his wife Jessica at a Reebok Sports Club. Jessica is an author of two cookbooks.

They've been married since 1999.

12. Jeff Bridges and Susan Geston

Bridges met his wife on the set of Rancho Deluxe in 1974, which was shot on a ranch where Geston was working as a maid at the time.

They've been married since 1977.

Come on! They are the sweetest!
Come on! They are the sweetest!

13. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tasha McCauley

JGL's wife McCauley is a businesswomen and cofounder of Fellow Robots.

They've been married since 2014.

14. Prince William and Kate Middleton

Prince William and the Duchess met in University, they started dating in 2003. Middleton is the eldest daughter of British Airways flight attendants.

They've been married since 2011.

15. Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth

Witherspoon started dating Toth, the Co-head of Motion Picture Talent at the Creative Artists Agency, in 2010.

They've been married since 2011.

16. Jessica Alba and Cash Warren

Alba met Warren on the set of Fantastic Four in 2004, where he was working as an assistant at the time.

They've been married since 2008.

17. Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman

Barrymore started dating Kopelamn, an art consultant in 2010.

They've been married since 2012.

18. Julianna Margulies and Keith Lieberthal

Margulies married attorney Keith Lieberthal in 2007.

19. Christian Bale and Sibi Blazic

Blazic was working as Winona Ryder's personal assistant when Bale and she met.

They've been married since 2000.

20. Lake Bell and Scott Campbell

Campbell is an artist and tattoo who met Bell while on an episode of How to Make It in America where he played himself.

They've been married since 2013.

21. Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman

Banks met Handelman on her first day of college in 1992. Handelman is a Producer and Sportswriter.

They've been married since 2003.

22. Jimmy Fallon and Nancy Juvonen

Fallon's wife, Juvonen, is a film producer and co-owner of the production company Flower Films.


They've been married since 2007.

23. Julia Roberts and Danny Moder

Roberts and cameraman Moder met while filming The Mexican in 2000.

They've been married since 2002.

24 Jesse Williams and Aryn Drake-Lee

Williams' wife, Aryn Drake-Lee, is a real estate broker.

They've been married since 2012.

25. Paul Rudd and Julie Yaeger

Rudd met his wife Yaeger when he was promoting Clueless in 1995.

They've been married since 2003.

26. Eric Bana and Rebecca Gleeson

Bana met publicist, Gleeson, in 1995 while working on the series Full Frontal.

They've been married since 1997.

27. Alec Baldwin and Hillaria Thomas

Baldwin met his wife, a yoga instructor, in Manhattan in 2011.

They've been married since 2012.

28. Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita

Ferguson's husband Mikita works as a Lawyer.

They've been married since 2013.

29. Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton

Blanchett and Upton met on the set of a television show. Andrew is a successful Australian playwright, screenwriter, and director.

They've been married since 1997.

Source: Buzzfeed

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