I was set up by friends to think I was going to an event, because they knew I wouldn’t go on a date! And he didn’t know, because he thought I knew he was coming just to meet him.I started out really badly, but, as you can see, it ended happy.” All’s well that ends well., Reynolds revealed that he and Lively’s first date was actually a double date, and surprisingly (not to mention, awkwardly), they came with different people.And just as casually as they met, the couple chose to tie the knot a few years later privately, in their living room."We got married in our living room in front of our friends,” Diaz told E! “[We] Had a little party in our backyard on the tennis court and yeah.” funny guy. As Krazinski told Ellen De Generes in a 2011 interview, it was love at first sight for him.As we found out, some of the most lovable celeb duos actually first met on blind-dates, set up by meddling friends, family-members, or co-workers. Although not all relationships have stood the test of time (RIP Brad and Jen), many of the blind set-up situations ended in marriage, children, and a happily ever after in the spotlight.Ahead, a comprehensive list of all the celebrity couples who found love through a forced set-up, and the stories behind that admittedly-awkward first date.After being photographed together for the first time at West Hollywood’s Sunset Towers Tower Bar, Aniston was quick to explain that the “date” wasn’t just the two of them.“There were three other people at the dinner," Aniston's rep explained to Us Weekly at the time.
“It was the most awkward date for to respective parties because it was just like fireworks coming across the table.”.
From their first TV interview, the world had hope that royal love could be born out a blind date, as Price Harry and fiancé Megan Markle revealed that their relationship was born out of a totally blind set-up by a mutual friend.
"It was definitely a set-up," Markle said in the interview.
I thought, ‘They’re both really awesome and both really tall, they’ll be brilliant together’.” Alas, despite musical matchmaking, in 2016 Swift moved from Harris to Tom Hiddleston and well, you know the rest of the story.
that the couple's first "date" or initial flirtation was actually very public, when she introduced the two at an awards show in 2007 (when Timberlake was fresh out of a four-year relationship with Cameron Diaz)."I was there like the moment the love connection happened," Mitchell, a friend of both, explained. It was at the that he and Dunham were set up on a blind date by his friend, comedian Mike Birbiglia in 2012.