ByDean Round, writer at Creators.co
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Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck, Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens, Jude Law and Sienna Miller, Tom Cruise and Chad Slater.... Errrrr, anyway, starring in a film together can lead to all types of friendships that can blossom into something much more.

Below is a list of couples who met on the set of a horror film, and decided to have a bit of fun after the camera stopped rolling.

Se7en - Gwyneth Paltrow & Brad Pitt

Paltrow and Pitt in a scene from Se7en
Paltrow and Pitt in a scene from Se7en

Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Pitt starred alongside each other in the 1995 film Se7en. In the movie, Pitt played Mills, a detective who had the task of hunting down a serial killer, whilst Paltrow plays his wife, Tracy.

Paltrow and Pitt pictured during their romance
Paltrow and Pitt pictured during their romance

What happened?

Paltrow was only 24 when she and Pitt decided to get engaged, after dating each other between 1994 to 1997.

The engagement was eventually called off as Paltrow was not ready for marriage. Paltrow later revealed that, as this was her first high-profile relationship with a fellow star, she soon discovered the need for public discretion about her love life; she told Biography magazine,

I said things about being in a relationship [with Brad Pitt] that felt wrong to me even as I was saying them.

Where are they now?

After their engagement was called off, Paltrow began an on-off relationship with Ben Affleck between 1997 and 2000. During this time, she managed to win an Academy Award for her role as Viola de Lesseps/Thomas Kent.

On December 5th 2003, Paltrow married Coldplay frontman Chris Martin after meeting him backstage after one of his performances. They welcomed the first of their two children together in 2004, a daughter named Apple Blythe Alison Martin. On the Oprah Winfrey show, Paltrow explained the unusual name;

It sounded so sweet and it conjured such a lovely picture for me – you know, apples are so sweet and they're wholesome and it's biblical – and I just thought it sounded so lovely and ... clean! And I just thought, 'Perfect

2006 saw the arrival of their son, Moses Bruce Anthony Martin, named after a song that Martin had written for her prior to their wedding.

In March 2014, it was confirmed that the couple had separated after ten years of marriage, describing the process as "conscious uncoupling". In April 2015, Paltrow filed for divorce from Martin.

Brad Pitt met Friends actress Jennifer Aniston in 1998 and they got married in Malibu on July 29, 2000. In January 2005, it was announced they had decided to separate, and two months later Aniston filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. The divorce was finalized by the Los Angeles Superior Court on October 2, 2005.

During the divorce proceedings, his involvement with his Mr. & Mrs. Smith co-star Angelina Jolie brought a lot of media attention. Pitt and Jolie announced that they were engaged in April 2012 after a seven year romance. They were married on August 23, 2014 in a private ceremony in Château Miraval, France.

I Know What You Did Last Summer - Sarah Michelle Gellar & Freddie Prinze, Jr.

Sarah Michelle Gellar & Freddie Prinze, Jr.on the set of I Know What You Did Last Summer
Sarah Michelle Gellar & Freddie Prinze, Jr.on the set of I Know What You Did Last Summer

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. starred together in the 1997 slasher film I Know What You Did Last Summer. They acted alongside Jennifer Love Hewitt and Ryan Phillippe, playing a group of teens who were stalked by a man that they thought they had killed in a car accident a year previous.

Twitter 2014
Twitter 2014

What happened?

Despite meeting in 1997, the pair did not begin dating until 2000. They announced their engagement in April 2001 and later went on to marry in Mexico on September 1, 2002.

Where are they now?

They are still happily married and have two children together: daughter Charlotte Grace Prinze was born in September 2009 and son, Rocky James Prinze, was born in September 2012.

Scream - Courteney Cox & David Arquette

Courteney Cox & David Arquette on the set of Scream
Courteney Cox & David Arquette on the set of Scream

Courteney Cox and David Arquette starred together in the 1996 slasher film, Scream and its 3 sequels. In the film, Arquette played deputy Dewey and Cox played Gale Weathers, a reporter who would do anything to get a good scoop.

What happened?

Arquette and Cox married on June 12, 1999 and they have a daughter, Coco Riley Arquette. Born on June 13, 2004, Friends star Jennifer Aniston is Coco's godmother. On October 11, 2010, it was announced that the couple were having a trial separation and that they "still love each other deeply". In June 2012, Arquette filed for divorce which became final in May 2013.

Where are they now?

Since 2001, Arquette has been dating Christina McLarty, who works as a correspondent on Entertainment Tonight. In November 2013 they announced that they were expecting their first child together. On April 28 2014, Charlie West Arquette was born and the couple married a year later.

Cox has been dating Snow Patrol band member Johnny McDaid since late 2013. They announced their engagement on Twitter on June 26, 2014.

Underworld - Kate Beckinsale & Len Wiseman

Kate Beckinsale & Len Wiseman on the set of Underworld
Kate Beckinsale & Len Wiseman on the set of Underworld

Kate Beckinsale and film-maker Len Wiseman met while shooting the 2003 film Underworld. Wiseman directed the film whereas Beckinsale played the leading role.

What happened?

From 1995 until 2003, Beckinsale had been in an eight-year relationship with actor Michael Sheen. They both appeared together in the film and have a daughter together, who was born in 1999.

Beckinsale asked director Len Wiseman to allow Sheen to have a role in the film. However, while filming, she and Wiseman (who was married) began a relationship. Everyone involved, aside from Wiseman's first wife, have denied that there was no infidelity.

Where are they now?

Wiseman and Beckinsale married on May 9, 2004 in Bel-Air, California. They still remain together and reside in Los Angeles.

Planet Terror - Rose McGowan & Robert Rodriguez

Rose McGowan & Robert Rodriguez on the set of Planet Terror
Rose McGowan & Robert Rodriguez on the set of Planet Terror

Rose McGowan and Robert Rodriguez worked together on the 2007 film Planet Terror. Rodriguez directed the film, and McGowan played its heroine, Cherry Darling.

What happened?

Rodriguez and McGowan started a relationship in 2007 which they tried to keep quiet. At the time, McGowan was single, but Rodriguez was married to Elizabeth Avellán, with who he has 5 children. on On October 12, 2007, it was made public that the couple were engaged, with plans to marry in 2009.

Where are they now?

In October 2009, it was reported that the couple had split up.

McGowan met artist, Davey Detail, and after a year of dating, became engaged to each other. They married on October 12, 2013 in Los Angeles.

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