Stars of Hollywood have long recognized falling in love on set as an “occupational hazard”. While some attempt to stay away from on-set romances, many have succumbed to such relationships. In fact, many of Hollywood’s most famous romantic pairings got their start after meeting at work. Check out this list of some of the most memorable Hollywood romances that got their start on set and those who had some pretty scandalous beginnings!
Rachel and Ryan in The Notebook
The Notebook has become known as one of the most epic love stories set to paper and later, film. In the film adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel, the couple is played by Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling. The two fell in love on set and later were awarded “Best Kiss” during the 2005 MTV Movie Awards where they re-enacted their very romantic on-screen kiss. The beloved Canadian couple split ways around 2007 and have both moved on. Gosling settled down with actress Eva Mendes and the couple has two daughters. However, many diehard Rachel and Ryan fans hold out hope that the two will one day reunite.
This isn’t the only romance that ended and devastated friends. #7 Even got the attention of POTUS.