14 June 2016
It is not unusual to find movie stars who played love roles together in movies come together as couple in real life after or during their time together on set.
Though some people are unsure of this kind of relationship, some movie stars have actually defied the odds and gave dating their co-star a shot.
Below is a list of movie stars who played love roles together on their respective TV-shows and continued in similar fashion in real life:
10) Sophia Bush and Chad Micheal Murray – One Tree Hill
They got engaged and got married two seasons into the show. Sadly their marriage was short-lived, unlike the show as it lasted only five months.
9) Kaley Cuoko and Johnny Gelecki – The Big Bang Theory
They dated for two years, keeping the relationship a secret until confirmed by Kaley herself.
8) Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder – The Vampire Diaries
Although Ian was ten years older than Nina, they proved to be a wonderful match, until the relationship ended. One good thing about their break-up is that, they continued dating fictionally.
7) Lea Michele and Cory Monteith – Glee
Following the footsteps of their characters, they started dating in season 2. They continued dating till Monteith’s death from drug overdose in 2011. And yes their dating in the show had to end too.
6) Jennifer Garner and Micheal Vartan – Alias
At the time TV show, Alias was on, Jennifer was still technically married to another actor. In 2003 while the show was still own, Jennifer and Michael started dating and they dated for 1 year before breaking things up. Their relationship on the show however continued till the show ended in 2006.
5) Rose Leslie and Kit Harrington – Game of Thrones
They began to date in 2012 and have been on and off since then.
4) Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody – The O.C.
The pair dated for three years during the filming of the widely popular series. They both called it quits in 2006, both in reality and fiction.
3) Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas – Once Upon a Time
The two started dating the same year the show premiered and got married in 2014.
2) Jennifer Carpenter and Micheal C Hall – Dexter
The two began dating very early into the show which started in 2006 and ended in 2013. The show lasted longer than their relationship which ended in 2011.
1) Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer – True Blood
Their Romance started almost immediately after the show began. They got married in 2010 and have since started a family.
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