24 Very Famous Couples Who Have Been Together Forever, And The People They Dated Before That Is Frankly Very Jarring To See

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1.Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar:

in 2007 at some event in nyc
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Before Sarah Michelle Gellar, Freddie Prinze was with Kimberly McCullough:

at the 99 teen choice awards
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Before Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar was with Jerry O'Connell:

at the 98 emmy awards
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2.Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds:

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Gotham / GC Images / Getty Images

Before Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively was with Kelly Blatz:

theyre embracing on a red carpet
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Before Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds was with Alanis Morissette:

the cute couple with their arms around each other
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3.Meghan Markle and Prince Harry:

in fiji
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Before Prince Harry, Meghan Markle was with Trevor Engelson:

smiling on a red carpet
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Before Meghan Markle, Prince Harry was with Chelsy Davy:

hes in military gear
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4.Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson:

at the academy awards
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Before Rita Wilson, Tom Hanks was with Samantha Lewes:

at the premiere of splash in 1983
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5.Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez:

candid of them walking together
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Before Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck was with Ana de Armas:

walking dogs hand in hand
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Before Ben Affleck, Jennifer Lopez was with Alex Rodriguez:

in early 2020 at a fashion show
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6.Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel:

at the sinner premiere
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Before Jessica Biel, Justin Timberlake was with Cameron Diaz:

at shrek uk premiere
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Before Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel was with Chris Evans:

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Gregg Deguire / WireImage / Getty Images

7.Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis:

at a benefit
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Before Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher was with Demi Moore:

in 2003 smiling without a care in the world
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Before Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis was with Macaulay Culkin:

in 2003 at an award show
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8.Lance Bass and Michael Turchin:

in weho at a fundraiser
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Before Michael Turchin, Lance Bass was with Reichen Lehmkuhl:

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Steve Azzara / Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

9.Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard:

being interviewed on a radio show
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Before Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard was with Kate Hudson:

kissing in a supermarket
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Before Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell was with Kevin Mann:

at the tribeca film festival
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10.Britney Spears and Sam Asghari:

Before Sam Asghari, Britney Spears was with Charlie Ebersol:

on the red carpet with charlie smiling
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11.Emily Blunt and John Krasinski:

in red and blue on a red carpet
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Before Emily Blunt, John Krasinski was with Renée Zellweger:

in 2009
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Before John Krasinski, Emily Blunt was with Michael Bublé:

on a red carpet giving eyes to the camera
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12.Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas:

at the grammys
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Before Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner was with James McVey:

Before Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas was with Gigi Hadid:

in 2015 on a red carpet
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13.Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra:

in 2021 in london
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Before Nick Jonas, Priyanka Chopra was with Harman Baweja:

in 2008 on a red carpet
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Before Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas was with Miley Cyrus:

candid on the LA streets
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14.Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith:

at a film festival
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Before Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith was (reportedly) with Tupac:

hugging in 1996
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Before Jada Pinkett Smith, Will Smith was with Sheree Zampino:

in 1991
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15.Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen:

at the 2019 met gala in pink
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Before Tom Brady, Gisele was with Leonardo DiCaprio:

at a basketball game
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Before Gisele, Tom Brady was with Bridget Moynahan:

in 2004
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16.Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes:

at TIFF in 2012
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Before Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling was with Olivia Wilde:

at the golden globes
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Before Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes was with George Gargurevich:

theyre getting bottle service
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17.Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman:

at the cmas
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Before Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman was with Lenny Kravitz:

at an opera
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Before Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban was with Niki Taylor:

shes at a keith urban album release
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18.Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi:

in 2015 at the peoples choice awards
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Before Ellen, Portia de Rossi was with Francesca Gregorini:

at a benefit in LA
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Before Portia de Rossi, Ellen was with Alexandra Hedison:

in denim at a premiere in LA
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19.Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick:

at the tribeca film festival
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Before Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick was with Daisy Foote:

in 1985
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Before Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker was with Robert Downey Jr.:

in the 80s
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20.Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell:

in 2020 on a red carpet for a christmas movie
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Before Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell was with Season Hubley:

in 1979
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Before Kurt Russell, Goldie Hawn was with Bill Hudson:

in the 70s
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21.Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade:

at a covid fundraiser
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Before Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade was with Siohvaughn Funches:

at the ESPYS
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Before Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union was with Chris Howard:

huggin on a red carpet
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22.Justin and Hailey Bieber:

at the met gala
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Before Hailey, Justin Bieber was with Selena Gomez:

in 2009
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Before Justin, Hailey Bieber was with Shawn Mendes:

at the 2018 met gala
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23.Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet:

at the 2019 academy awards
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Before Jason Momoa, Lisa Bonet was with Lenny Kravitz:

in 1989 holding baby zoe
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Before Lisa Bonet, Jason Momoa was with Simmone Jade Mackinnon:

in the early 2000s holding hands
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24.Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian:

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Mike Coppola / Getty Images

Before Serena Wiliams, Alexis Ohanian was with Sabriya Stukes:

at a wired party
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Before Alexis Ohanian, Serena Williams was with Brett Ratner:

in the early 2000s
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Note:

These aren't necessarily the people they dated right before their current relationship, so don't yell at me.

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