These Celebrity Marriages Are Defying All the Hollywood Odds

Hugh Jackman & Deborra-Lee Furness

Hugh Jackman met his wife (who’s 13 years older than he is) while filming the Australian television series Correlli in 1996.

24 Years

Jeff Bridges & Susan Bridges

Jeff Bridges met now-wife Susan Bridges in 1975 in Montana. He was filming Rancho Deluxe in Paradise Valley; Susan was working as a waitress.

43 Years

Will Smith & Jada Pinkett-Smith

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett met in 1990 when she auditioned to play his girlfriend on The Fresh Prince. Pinkett may have not been cast for the role, but she ended up with the gig in real life. The two tied the knot on Dec. 31, 1997.

22 Years

Faith Hill & Tim McGraw

Country music’s favorite couple! Faith Hill and Tim McGraw celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary on October 6.

24 Years

Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos first met in 1995 while filming All My Children. After a short engagement in 1996, Ripa and Consuelos eloped in Las Vegas.

24 Years

Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson

Tom Hanks first fell for the late Rita Wilson when he saw her on the hit ’70s show The Brady Bunch. Apparently it was meant to be because the two got married on April 30, 1988.

32 Years

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