Tim White

11 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Married Regular People
11 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Married Regular People

Not all celebrities pick their spouses from the fame pool. Some date outside of Hollywood and have wonderful results. Here are 11 cases that prove there’s still hope for us common folk:

  • Matt Damon met Luciana Barroso while she was bartending in Miami in 2003, and ten years later, they have four beautiful daughters together.
  • Marcia Cross found the love of her life, stockbroker Tom Mahoney, in a flower shop. Meet-cutes do happen!
  • Jeff Bridges met his now wife of 38 years, Susan Geston, on the film shoot of Rancho Deluxe, which was filmed on a ranch where Geston was working as a maid.
  • Patrick Dempsey fell head over heals for his hairdresser Jillian Fink, and married her in 1999.
  • Eric Bana married publicist Rebecca Gleeson in 1997, after two years of dating.
  • Reese Witherspoon made her second trip down the aisle on the arm of talent agent Jim Toth.
  • Julia Roberts had to get married a few times to get it right, but she finally did with cameraman Danny Moder.
  • Tina Fey and composer Jeff Richmond apparently fell in love in just one day at Chicago’s Museum of Science.
  • Conan O’Brien has made a happy home with copywriter Liza Powel.
  • Meryl Streep has been married to sculptor Don Gummer for 30-plus years.
  • Chris O’Donnell has five children with wife and college sweetheart Caroline Fentress.