So many stereotypes surround us regarding age, race, height, gender and so much more. For some people, these prejudices and stereotypes become the barriers that hinder meaningful relationships. However true love never succumbs to petty pressures like that.
People who truly love each other stay with each other regardless of age, gender, race or height. Prince Harry married Meghan Markle regardless of their racial and societal differences. There are plenty of other celebrities who did the same.
In this post we have listed up photos of celebrity couples that defy stereotypes. Know anyone who’s in a similar relationship? Share this post with them.
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1 Hafþór Björnsson and Kelsey Henson
The massive height difference between Hafþór Björnsson and Kelsey Henson didn't stop them from get married. Hafþór Björnsson plays Ser Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane on HBO's Game of Thrones. As per their Instagram bio, Björnsson is 6 feet 9 inches tall while Henson is 5 feet 2 inches. The World's Strongest Man and the lifestyle and fitness blogger have a 19-inch height difference. They always leave their fans in awe with their Instagram photos.
2 Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness
The 13 year age gap didn't stop Hugh Jackman to tie the knot with Deborra-Lee. The Australian actress and producer Deborra-Lee Furness was born on 30 November 1955 while Hugh Michael Jackman was on born 12 October 1968. They have 13 years of age difference still they endured their incredible 22 years of marriage. This adorable pair is one of Hollywood's most long-standing couples.
3 Vincent Cassel and Tina Kunakey
The 51-year-old actor Vincent Cassel proposed his 21-year-old sweetheart Tina Kunakey regardless of the age stereotype. The 31 years of age difference is quite significant. They have been together for two and a half years and they have a completely harmonious relationship. We wish this bright couple good luck for their future!
4 Liv Tyler and Dave Gardner
The US actress Liv Tyler sparked a great British passion with David Gardner. The nationality stereotype didn't bother any of these two lovebirds. In 2014, Liv Tyler was introduced to British sports manager and David Beckham's BFF Dave Gardner by her good friend Kate Moss. The couple now shares a beautiful blended family of their two children.
5 Peter Dinklage and Erica Schmidt
The theater director Erica Schmidt and the Game of Thrones star and two-time Emmy winner Peter Dinklage tied their knot in 2005. Erica Schmidt is 5 feet 5 inches while her husband has 4 ft. 5 inches height. The couple always seems comfortable with this height difference. This adorable pair has been together for 15 years and seems considerably happier than many others in Hollywood.
6 Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan
The tech mogul Mark Zuckerberg didn't have a problem with interracial marriage. He proposed his college sweetheart Priscilla Chan. They waited nearly ten years to officially tie the knot, getting married in May of 2012. Chan is famous as the “first lady of Facebook." These two lovebirds are spending quite a happy life together even after all the interracial marriage stereotypes.
7 Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Sam Taylor-Johnson
The scrutiny of Aaron Taylor-Johnson's marriage to artist and Fifty Shades of Grey director, Sam Taylor-Johnson, has been the topic of considerable press attention since the adorable twosome first got together in the year 2009. Sam Taylor-Johnson celebrated her 51st birthday on 4th March, while Aaron turned 28 on June 13th. There is a 23 year age gap between the pair still they both are happily married.
8 Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher
The famous satirical star Sacha Baron Cohen and actress Isla Fisher got engaged in 2004 and married in Paris six years later after Fisher converted to Judaism religion. However, the religious stereotype didn't stop these two from falling in love with each other. They finally tied their knot in 2010. Their harmonious relationship has been going strong ever since.
9 Jessica Alba and Cash Warren
The Mexican-American beauty Jessica Alba married to American film producer Cash Warren regardless of ethnicity stereotype. In 2004 the lovely couple fell in love on a movie set. They spent the last 14 years creating a beautiful life together with three children of their own.
10 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
On International Women’s Day Megan quoted in her speech, “The one who dares to fly in the face of all stereotypes is the best kind of role model a young female can have.” Prince Harry and his wife Meghan has been the center of press attention ever since they made their relationship public. They got married on the 19th of May 2018. Their relationship is radical for British royal traditions. Meghan is a divorced American actress, but against all the odds Prince Harry still fell in love with her.
11 Marry Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy
When Mary-Kate Olsen started dating Olivier Sarkozy in the spring of 2012, the critiques were keen to point out that their 17-year age difference might become the cause of their relationship downfall. However, nearly three years later, the fashion designer and the banker eloped on November 27, 2015. The age stereotype of our society doesn't bother these two lovebirds. And despite all the predictions made by the skeptics, their marriage appears to be stronger than ever.
12 Tilda Swinton and Sandro Kopp
The British actress Tilda Swinton and German visual artist Sandro Kopp rarely appear in public together. They keep their lives very private from all the paparazzi. This adorable couple has been together since 2004. The age difference of 18 years doesn’t bother them. Off-screen, they live quite a happy life in their home in Nairn, Scotland.
13 Daniel Radcliffe and Erin Darke
Well, everyone knows Daniel Radcliffe as the famous Harry Potter. He has been in a relationship with American actress Erin Darke for five years now. Daniel height is 5′5″ while Erin Darke is 5′ 7″ tall. The height difference surely doesn't bother these two sweethearts. Dan has been smitten with Erin ever since they met on the set of Kill Your Darlings. They got engaged recently, and their marriage is definitely on the cards in an upcoming year.
14 Zoe Saldana and Marco Perego-Saldana
The beautiful couple of Zoe Saldana and Marco Perego don’t care about their difference in nationality. They tied their knot a month after they started dating. The pair keeps their private life a secret, but we know they have beautiful three sons. Even with the societal stereotypes Marco and Zoe are madly in love with each other.
15 Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith
The former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan and his lovely wife Keely Shaye Smith madly love each other regardless of their age difference. They celebrated their 25th anniversary this year. This cute couple is still smitten as they were in 1994 when they first laid eyes on each other. Pierce is 65 years old while Keely turned 55, this difference of 10 years doesn't seem to bother these two as they are known as Hollywood's most in love couple.
16 Melissa Rauch and Winston Rauch
Melissa Rauch and Winston Rauch are perfect examples proving that height doesn't matter when you fall in love. After spending two incredible years together, the couple tied their knot in 2007. Winston is 6 feet and 1 inch tall whereas Melissa is only 4 feet and 11 inches in height. These lovebirds are known as the odd but adorable couple of Hollywood.
17 Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones
The Hollywood couple Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas has always been center of attention for press and public. They have defied all the circumstantial odds and stereotypes by being married for 18 years, despite their 25-year age gap. Most of the Hollywood consider their marriage as a strange and lengthy one.
18 Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban
The most famous actress Nicole Kidman and country singer Keith Urban got married in 2006. The societal stereotype of Nichole's divorce with her former husband Tom Cruise didn't stop these two sweethearts from falling in love. The pair is always known as Hollywood's most enduring power couples. This year they celebrated 12 years of their happy marriage.
19 Mick Jagger and Melanie Hamrick
Rocker Mick Jagger and ballerina Melanie Hamrick are Hollywood's heart throbbing couple. They have quite a noticeable age difference in the celebrity world. Mick Jagger is 75 years while Melanie Hamrick is 31 years old. However, despite the age gap and the society's stereotype these two still stayed together. Hamrick gave birth to Mick's eighth baby in 2016.
20 Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond
Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond are another perfect example of Hollywood's couple who defied age and height stereotype. Jeffrey Wayne Richmond is 57 years old with a height of 1.57 m while 48 years old Tina Fey height is 1.64 m. Tina and Jeff dated for approximately 7 years. After spending all the happy years together, they tied their knot on 3rd June in 2001.
21 Richard Sachs and Ashley Olsen
Ashley and Richard have an age gap of around 28 years, but that didn’t stop them from falling for each other. The couple have been seen together off and on, and they went for a vacation together to the Caribbean in 2016.