Hollywood has seen the rise and fall of some epic love stories, thanks to the constant spotlight that permeates even the personal lives of celebrities. Forever is definitely a tricky word, and happy endings are a rarity in real life. Some celebrity couples, on the other hand, have managed to keep their spark alive over the years, their chemistry and connection growing with time. Read along to learn the secret of their thriving relationships. Perhaps we could take some notes.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
Without a doubt, one of our favorite celebrity couples! The key to their relationship is friendship! Sounds good, right? Both Blake and her husband Ryan have said on camera and in interviews many times that they are each other’s best friends. Apart from sharing the love and care that they have for each other, their relationship includes a lot of witty, playful banter and loads of humor. People manifest themselves in a relationship like that of the Gossip Girl alum and the Deadpool actor, Ryan. Find us a relationship where two people are more comfortable in a relationship than they are.
Meryl Streep and Don Gummer
Miranda Priestly might not have been lucky in her relationships, but Meryl Streep definitely is! She has been ‘happily’ married to her husband, Don Gummer, for almost 40 years. Her secret? Communication. She said that a relationship will work if there is communication. You must express yourself and your feelings to your partner, no matter how big or small, and vice versa. You also have to listen to how your partner feels and understand his emotions. Human beings aren’t a labyrinth after all, although they definitely have the ability to be one at times. Good communication is all you need to solve the riddle.
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas
The Quantico star, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, has shared her views on relationships. She told a magazine that it is very important to respect each other in a relationship. “Not in a making coffee for you kind of way,” she said. Respect, according to Priyanka Chopra, entails acknowledging one’s efforts and hard work.
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen
Both of the stars, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen, had several things to say about their relationship. Chrissy said that a little bit of space and me time helps both individuals. When the individuals miss each other, it works for both and increases the love between the two. Whereas John said that it is very important to make time for your better half. You have to give that importance, go on vacations together, and spend romantic time together. Both of them are absolutely correct, and we can definitely see that through John’s love songs like “All of me” and “Love me now!” After all, love is often reflected through art, isn’t it?
Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka
Neil Patrick Harris also vouches for communication. According to him, communicating and being heard are crucial for a thriving relationship. Well, Barney isn’t wrong after all. Open communication is the only way to avoid the danger of bottled-up feelings.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z
The Drunk in Love stars Beyonce and Jay-Z are drunk in love indeed! They got married in 2008 and have been together since. There was a hurdle in their relationship in 2014 when Jay-Z cheated on Beyonce. But Beyonce saw his faithfulness and decided to give him another chance. According to Beyonce, firstly, it is very important to be self-sufficient. She said she was already doing well in her career when she met Jay-Z. She also said that she and her husband had good chemistry and a very genuine relationship. She also put emphasis on one’s self-worth.
Jessie James Decker and Eric Decker
Jessica James Decker and her husband Eric Decker are a dream couple. They have been married for over ten years and also have three beautiful children together. According to Jessie, it is important to keep the spark alive in a relationship. It is necessary to flirt with your spouse once in a while. So keeping the spice intact goes a long way. She also said that you should not let the romance fade. A small tip from her was that men love attention, they like to feel good. In her words, “give them a big kiss and ask them how their day was.” After all, it’s not rocket science.
Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres’ marriage to Portia de Rossi is frequently discussed on the popular show. Portia has said publicly that what makes their relationship so strong is their mutual understanding. She says it’s too profound to be understood. It is the best gift one can give, and Ellen has given her that gift.
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson both agree that their marriage is effortless. Tom emphasizes that people think it is difficult to stay married, but if the marriage is with the right person, it will work out. He also said that his marriage to Rita does not require a vast amount of work, and there is a natural sense of support from both sides.