Fans are content with just being able to see their favorite idols or celebrities from a distance. Even simple gestures that meant they’ve noticed us are enough to bless us with sweet dreams for days. A handshake warrants no hand wash for the next few days. But can you imagine dating that actor you’ve fallen in love with since the first movie?
These celebrities had spent some time dating their fans. Some even got married to them!
George Clooney first met Sarah Larson at his birthday story at Las Vegas. The two hung out together again in 2007 at ‘Ocean’s Thirteen’ premiere before breaking up in 2008.
John Travolta’s wife was his fan since she was 16. They met at a screen test for ‘The Experts’ and has been married for 29 years before Preston’s passing in 2020 from breast cancer.
It was during an episode of ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ where Conan fell in love with Liza Powel who was sitting among the audience.
Taraji P. Henson said the man she dated “fell for the lady on the screen” instead of who she really is
Joe Jonas had a bit of fooling around with a fan at 16 and just made out during a whole movie.
Billie Joe Armstrong was inspired to write “2000 Light Years Away” from meeting his wife Adrienne Nesser in 1990.
Harry Styles attended a blind date set up by Townes’ sister and that’s how he ended up with her name in his song “Carolina.”
Maureen Starkey and Ringo Starr who got married in 1965, first met at the Cavern Club.
Kate Middleton doesn’t admit it, but Prince Williams and her classmates said she had multiple posters of him up in her bedroom wall before they were married in 2011.
Ruben Studdard met ex-wife Surata Zuri McCants at his CD signing event at a Walmart.
Like magic, Matthew Lewis and Angela Jones fell in love when they met first at a Wizarding World of Harry Potter event. They tied the knot in 2018.
Liam Payne met Maya Henry, who was only one among many fans of his, at One Direction’s 2015 meet-and-greet and became official four years later.
The Hanson brothers were all married to people who were their fans.
Steve Harvey joked at his first meeting with Marjorie Bridges that he was “gonna marry her.” And they did in 2007!
Patrick Dempsey finally mustered up courage to get a trim at Jillian Fink’s. Three years later, they dated and finally got married in 1999.
Danielle Caesar had been a fan of Jake T. Austin for years before they dated in 2016. However, it seems that they’ve separated now.
Alice Kim met Nicolas Cage at an LA restaurant where she worked as a waitress. They got married only two months later and finally divorced 13 years later.