Being in a relationship is hard enough. Even healthy relationships have their hurdles. But somehow these married actors find a way to add more chaos to their coupledom by working together. The long hours, many reshoots, and all that goes into making a great film or series doesn’t affect the love these couples have for one another. For others, they may have broken, but these lovebirds stood the test of production.
Whether it is for a long period of time or just a short stint, we love seeing these married actors share the screen.
Don Cheadle and wife Bridgid Coulter starred in the film Rosewood together and Coulter made an appearance in two shows led by her hubby: House of Lies and Black Monday
Bathe and Brown’s met while they were students at Stanford and acted alongside each other in two tv series, Lifetime’s Army Wives as well as the hit NBC show, This Is Us.
Tia Mowry and her hubby fellow actor Cory Hardrict have had a strong bond since they met and they said “I do!” And they have even shared the screen together on an episode of ‘The Game,’ where Hardrict was cast as a TV repair guy Melanie (Mowry) made out with.M/h3>
During Covid, Simone and Dorian Missick shared the screen on All Rise. Priort to that they also shared the screen in Luke Cage and the film, A Cold Hard Truth.
It gets no more memorable than the infamous Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith sharing the screen, for a short while in Ali. We would be remiss to now acknowledge the fact that Pinkett Smith actually auditioned for a role in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air but didn’t get it because they thought she was too short.
Leslie Odom Jr. and his wife Nicolette Robinson starred in the limited series, Love in the Time of Corona.
Courtney B Vance and Angela Bassett have been married for over 20 years but have known each other for over 40 years after meeting at Yale School of Drama. The duo starred in their first film together, Panther, in 1995. They also starred in Unchained Memories: Readings From the Slave Narratives and Nothing But The Truth.
Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis have one of the most legendary marriages. They were married for almost 60 years and have starred in countless movies together including The Ernest Green Story, Jungle Fever, and Do The Right Thing.
Sonequa Martin-Green and Kenric Green both starred in AMC’s The Walking Dead together.
Mo McRae and Lex Scott Davis actually met on the set of The First Purge and fell in love and now we’re married. But that’s not where their career together ends. Davis will star in A Lot of Nothing that McRae is directing and they both had a guest role All Rise.
Tyler Perry is known to work with people for a long time and two of those people just happen to be married: Tamela and David Mann. Their very beautiful marriage has also had a beautiful career on stage, on screen, and on TV together. They have starred in projects such as Madea Goes to Jail, Meet the Browns, and Diary of a Mad Black Women.
Viola Davis and Julius Tennon don’t just run a production company together but they also share a screen together. They have starred in Lila & Eve, Get On Up, Custody, How to Get Away With Murder, and more together.
Considering Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe met on the set of Soulfood the series and fell in love, it is safe to say, their on-screen chemistry brought them together. They also starred in Brown Sugar but not as a couple, they did host a short-lived talk show together. And most recently Kodjoe made his directing debut
Denzel and Pauletta Washington have been married for almost 40 years and in that span of time they starred in the TV movie, Wilma together.
Samuel L. Jackson and LaTanya Richardson don’t just share a journey together but they share a screen. The couple who have been married since 1980 and since then they have starred in Juice, Losing Isaiah, Freedomland, Mother and Child, and more films together.
DeWanda Wise and Alano Miller married after only dating for three months before they wed. The couple starred in Pour aimer, encore together.
Jay Z and Beyonce are controllers of their creatives and have since made their own music films and documentaries where they put their love on the forefront.
Grace Gealey and Trai Byers have Empire to thank for their whirlwind romance. The couple married during their time on the Fox series.
Jordan Peele and Chelsea Peretti starred in a few TV shows together, even if they didn’t share the same episode. But one for sure they did was on Key & Peele.
After getting married, Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello starred in the film Bottom of the 9th which was released in 2019.