Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian first met by probability whereas they had been individually visiting Rome in 2015. They occurred to be getting breakfast on the Cavalieri lodge when Alexis sat down on the desk proper subsequent to Serena, who was attempting to avoid wasting the desk for different members of her enterprise staff. In an effort to get Alexis to maneuver, Serena’s buddy informed Alexis there was a rat by the desk, to which Alexis responded “I’m from Brooklyn. I see rats on a regular basis.” Serena ultimately requested him to affix them for breakfast.
Colman Domingo met his husband, Raúl Aktanov, in a Walgreens parking zone again in 2005. They’d solely locked eyes and did not say something to one another, however Raúl felt a spark and determined to publish on Craigslist’s “Missed Connections” part, hoping to reconnect with Colman.
Ellen Pompeo met her husband, Chris Ivery, at a grocery retailer in 2003 they usually started relationship six months later.
Prince Harry first noticed Meghan Markle after seeing her in a selfie in his buddy’s Instagram publish. Their mutual buddy set the 2 up on a blind date at Soho Home in London, whereas Meghan was within the metropolis for Wimbledon. Harry admitted to being caught in site visitors leaving Meghan on her personal for half an hour earlier than he actually bumped into the constructing sweating. After which, the date went completely. “It simply felt so proper, and it felt so regular,” Harry said of their assembly.
Matt Damon met his spouse, Luciana Barroso, whereas he was filming Caught on You in Miami. On the time she was a bartender, they usually crossed paths after Matt’s associates inspired him to exit for drinks with them after work.
Tom Ford met his late husband, Richard Buckley, on an elevator over 30 years in the past. Tom said, “By the point that elevator landed on the bottom flooring I assumed, ‘You’re the one.’ That’s it. Click on. Offered.” He added, “It was actually love at first sight.”
Tamera Mowry-Housley and Adam Housley had been arrange by their economics professor Robert Sexton from Pepperdine College. On the time, Adam noticed a photograph of Tamera on his professor’s wall and fell for her instantly, and determined to jot down her an e-mail. “Tia was on the wall, too, my twin, however he pointed to my image,” Tamera said.
Jon Batiste and Suleika Jaouad first met once they had been youngsters and attended band camp collectively. They reconnected years later when Suleika was being handled for leukemia and received married in February 2022 after she was recognized with leukemia for a second time.
Jerry Seinfeld met his spouse, Jessica Seinfeld, at a health club in New York Metropolis. She was filling up her water bottle and sporting headphones when Jerry went as much as her and tried to make her giggle. On the time, she had simply gotten married to Eric Nederlander however broke issues off quickly after.
Patrick Dempsey and his spouse, Jillian Fink, met when he made an appointment for a haircut at her salon. On the time, they had been each in relationships with different folks, and it took them three years earlier than they lastly received collectively.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita met on the Equinox health club in West Hollywood. On the time, Justin was a legislation pupil and had simply seen Jesse on the pilot episode of Fashionable Household, so he determined to strike up a dialog with him.
Lastly, Jeff Bridges met his spouse, Susan Geston, whereas he was filming Rancho Deluxe in Montana. She really turned him down the primary time he requested her out, after which they bumped into one another a number of days later at an area bar.