With great strength comes great chemistry!
If there’s one thing that fans love, it’s getting their favorite characters together. It’s easy to reach potential clients until they end up together, but sometimes, you might pick a pair who haven’t even met each other on screen—especially if the actors are dating IRL.
There is so much Marvel content that it’s really no surprise that some actors from different corners of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (and all other non-canon Marvel movies), actually dated in real life.
Here are 14 pairs of Marvel actors who dated in real life:
Tom Holland and Zendaya, who starred in Peter Parker and MJ Watson Spider-Man: HomecomingThey debuted on the red carpet as a married couple in 2021 Spider-Man: There is no room for home the first show.
They have sweetly referred to each other as “My Spider-Man” and “my MJ” on Instagram.
Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, who played Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy The Amazing Spider-Man, met in 2012 and dated to 2015.
Garfield told Variety that playing Peter Parker “was just lovely” because “I met Emma [Stone] and working with her and with Sally Field.”
Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst, who played Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson in 2002 Spider ManShe started dating while filming the first movie but broke up before production on the sequel began.
Director Sam Raimi told the Sydney Morning Herald, “I was worried they wouldn’t get the same chemistry back, but I was just worried… Maybe this relationship added to their ability to trust each other.”
Emily VanCamp, who played Sharon Carter Captain America: The Winter Soldierand Chris Pratt, who played Peter Quill Guardians of the Galaxy, dated prior to the MCU from 2004-2007 while playing the siblings on Everwood.
Pratt told TV Guide, “People who know us are happy, and probably expected that eventually would happen. But yeah, every now and then we get that person who’s like, ‘This is really scary.'” I just kissed your sister. “”
Gemma Chan, who played Cersei eternity, and Dominic Cooper, who played Howard Stark in Captain America: The First AvengerTogether, since 2018.
During the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, they volunteered for COOK-19 together and delivered food to health care workers on the front lines.
Natalie Portman, who played Jane Foster in bulland Jake Gyllenhaal, who played Mysterio in it Spider-Man: Far From HomeThey were romantically linked in 2002.
They came out again in 2006.
Paul Bettany, who played Vision in Avengers: Age of Ultron, and Jennifer Connelly, who voiced Karen (A.I. in Peter’s suit) in Spider-Man: HomecomingMarried since 2003.
They met in a group beautiful Mind In 2001, he proposed to her before they started dating.
Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana, who played Rocket Raccoon and Gamora Guardians of the GalaxyI started dating while filming the words together in 2011.
However, they separated before New Years Eve in 2012.
Robert Downey Jr. and Marisa Tomei, who played Tony Stark and Aunt May in Spider-Man: Homecoming, dated from 1993 to 1994.
They were also in only you And Chaplin together.
Ryan Reynolds, who played Wade Wilson dead listand Scarlett Johansson, who played Natasha Romanoff in AvengersShe was married from 2008-2011.
In 2019, Johansson told Vanity Fair, “I had no real understanding of marriage…maybe make it romantic, I guess, somehow.”
Richard Madden, who played Icaris eternityand Jenna Coleman, who appeared briefly as Connie Captain America: The First Avenger, dated 2012-2015.
While they were together, he liked to visit her in Doctor from Designation. He told Vulture, “I can tell, like when I go lay down and see a TARDIS. I’d take a shit selfie and send it to my dad!”
Nicholas Hoult and Jennifer Lawrence, who played Hank McCoy and Raven Darkholme in X-Men: First Class, dated 2010-2013.
After their breakup, Lawrence told Vogue that the fact that he’d never made a sponge out was somewhat of a red flag. She said, “We were in the kitchen once, and she picked up the sponge, and it was wet with soap, and said, ‘Do you see? “These are the things that make me think we will never succeed.”
Leslie Bibb and Sam Rockwell, played by Kristen Everhart and Justin Hammer iron man 2Together, since 2007.
They met by chance in the lobby of the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood.
And finally, Tom Hiddleston, who played Loki bull, and Zawy Ashton, who is set to play the villain in marvels (2023), romantically linked since she starred in betrayal Together in 2019.
They first appeared on the red carpet in 2021.