So why did I and so many of my girlfriends get giddy when Big showed up in Paris to bring our girl Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker) home? —Dafna Pleban, Not every great relationship is a healthy one. IT'S SUPERCOUPLE! Why? Romeo and Juliet? And pretty much no one noticed. The tale of the star-cross'd lovers is one of history's greatest romances because they really took that '''til death do us part'' thing seriously. In a way, the Rhett-and-Scarlett roundelay poured the foundation for Star Wars' great love story: a woman born of privilege, in danger of losing it all, taken with a charming rogue (here, the almost impossibly masculine Clark Gable) who is the completely wrong choice, but for all the right reasons. At times they've been controversial (Ron/Hermione fans still have scars from their online wars with the Harry/Hermione faithful), but that's as risqué as this teen duo gets. Mark Antony and Cleopatra, Romeo and Juliet, Beyonce and Jay-Z … history is filled with famous pairs both fictional and non-fictional that have filled our hearts with love. Some of the greatest love stories of all time come from our favorite fictional television characters. And then, of course, there's the way Six randomly appears to Baltar — guiding him, admonishing him, getting busy with him — in a way that no one else can see her. 1 by stepping up its sluggish pace, rustling up cash to spruce up shabby sets and introducing fan-fave supercouples like Luke and Laura, Frisco and Felicia and Robert and Holly", "50 Greatest Soap Couples: #37 Robert & Anna From GENERAL HOSPITAL", "Is Ian Buchanan OUT at General Hospital? But Arwen happily traded in eternity (''I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.'') Lex and Lana's Wedding Day Arrives on 'Smallville, "Smallville: Scoop On the Super Finale and One Unbelievably Romantic Moment - TVLine", http://www.thetvjunkies.com/vampire-diaries-romantic-moments/, http://www.tvgoodness.com/2012/01/12/relationship-rehab-a-therapists-perspective-on-the-vampire-diaries-stefan-and-elena/, "Best TV Couple of All Time: We Have a Winner! From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. Caesar and Cleopatra. Romantic Couples - Top 10 Famous Historical Love Couples A fascination with the lives of the rich and famous is a part of human nature. for the man who would be king. As for what attracted the Smothers Brother from Another Planet, the hard-nosed newspaper reporter is a drop-dead gorgeous embodiment of the American Dream itself (so good luck with your Wonder Woman fling, Man of Steel). Entertainment Weekly may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. These passionate, political, and poetic couples from the Medieval and Renaissance ages will go down in history. Sure, it's unrealistic, but oh, we can fantasize.... —Dawnie Walton, Before seeing this Technicolor classic, I thought that Vivien Leigh's Scarlett was in a lesbian affair with someone named Tara. Here are all 70 puppies competing in Puppy Bowl XVII, The best books to keep you warm this January. Since then, the implicit has become explicit and, while everyone noticed the kissing and the marriage and the adopting of a kid, pretty much no one batted an eye. Because these Regency lovers are Cinderella and Prince Charming multiplied by Beatrice and Benedick. Disney Channel, Credit: ", "General Hospital's Super-Couple: Robin and Stone", "Every Cover Tells a Story: Maurice Benard (Sonny, GH)", "The Suds Report – General Hospital: Edward's Angel! Many of those books we come back to because the love story is so perfect in our minds. Maggie and Bianca, AMC", "Lunch at Michael's with ABC Daytime Chief Brian Frons", "DC #279: Eden Riegel & Elizabeth Hendrickson Interview", "Soaps' best super-couples! From 1945 to now, we look back on the most famous couples in modern history. Any famous coupling that lasts longer than a few years is considered a marvel, so we've rounded up some of the most beloved couples, such as Queen Elizabeth and … And he's been lucky to have her, for she is constant as the northern star. Entertainment Weekly is a registered trademark of Meredith Corporation All Rights Reserved. This list may not reflect recent changes . A lot less enamored with beer, for one. You may remember these iconic characters like Homer and Marge Simpson, Barbie and Ken, and many more. Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. This is probably the most famous lovers ever. ", "Anarky returns to Star City as Felicity's fate is revealed on Arrow", "Arrow's Katherine McNamara on Playing Olicity's Daughter", "Ship Shape: How your favorite pairs are fairing", "Oliver Queen won't be wearing his wedding ring when Arrow season 8 kicks off", "Oliver Queen just gave us the most romantic 'Arrow' moment of all time", "Who's Been Naughty? RIP Happy Endings and RIP one of best married couples to appear on a sitcom in recent years: Jane and Brad. The Simpsons: Fox, Credit: —Adrienne Day, Quite simply, the oldest tale of enduring love in the rodent world. ", "The Slow, Painful Death of The Soap Opera Supercouple", "Come On Down! It also helps that they were played by Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman at their most movie-star incandescent. Lucas and Sami", "TOP 5 SUPERCOUPLES TO WATCH: 3. Mattel hints at big changes for dumped doll", "Valley of the Dolls: Mattel recently announced that supercouple Ken and Barbie are splitsville. Plus: General idiocy; Herbst fallout! What would the world be like without them? Diane Keaton's Annie (sweet, awkward, neurotic) and Allen's Alvy (funny, intense, neurotic) are experts at exploiting each other's weaknesses, but they figure out how to love each other anyway. Literary Love: Famous Fictional Couples We Adore Ah, it's Valentine's Day and love is in the air - and on the pages of our favorite books. Although we don't exactly know if Scarlett and Rhett were each other's end game, their epic love story still makes the list. The Trojan prince Paris is smitten by Helen, the most beautiful woman, who also happens to be married to Menelaus, an Achaean prince. listed as an all-time top romance. The same could be said for some fictional couples, whose often-tragic romances have served to inspire both literature and true-life romantic adventures. ", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_supercouples&oldid=1001066401, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia indefinitely semi-protected pages, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 January 2021, at 02:45. Craig Blankenhorn/HBO, 25 True (Fictional) Lovers: Pop Culture's Best Couples. We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about their favorite couple from a book. They've since divorced, Luke's married to someone else now, and Laura's catatonic, but their love remains legendary. Why? : The First Supercouple", https://daytimeconfidential.com/2014/09/09/slow-painful-death-young-soap-opera-supercouple, "TOP 5 SUPERCOUPLES TO WATCH: 5. (And she doesn't get turned off by his freaky-high voice.) this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Love can crop up in fiction in unexpected ways. Nick and Phyllis", "END OF AN ERA: Today marks Cane and Lily's final appearance on The Young and the Restless", "THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS' Hilary Serves Devon With Divorce Papers! Ricky and Lucy. Or maybe it's that she saw something worth saving, worth loving, beneath his goombah exterior — something she spotted when they were high school sweethearts. Difficulty: Average. —Marc Bernardin, Could there be anything more poignantly ironic than a vampire slayer in love with a bloodsucker? But Sonny & Brenda are a huge source of pride for me. Here are their ~romantic~ choices: 1. ", "The Big Bang theory season 8 finale: Producer teases life changing decision for Sheldon-Amy and Leonard-Penny? The 20 Cutest TV and Movie Couples of All Time Wether you’re a Choni fan or a Bughead shipper, you will love this list of adorable fictional couples. UP ON THE ALTAR! ", "Soaps' best super-couples! Zach and Kendall", "AS THE WORLD TURNS Where Are They Now? Lots of fighting and musical production numbers ensue. ", "Josh Duhamel returns to 'All My Children' – EXCLUSIVE PHOTO", "TOP 5 SUPERCOUPLES TO WATCH: 2. Is she an apparition? —Michael Slezak, ''Two street gangs, both alike in dignity, in fair New York City, where we lay our scene. She loved him. ", http://www.inquisitr.com/2804178/the-walking-dead-spoilers-will-rick-and-michonne-before-season-6-ends/, http://www.craveonline.com/entertainment/953571-top-10-couples-walking-dead#/slide/10, https://www.vox.com/2016/2/22/11091808/the-walking-dead-episode-10-recap-rick-michonne-richonne, https://voiceoftv.com/poll-voice-of-tv-awards-supercouple-of-the-year#bQzvu1Yh1We1Pwsw.99, http://www.spoilertv.com/2015/12/usd-poll-who-do-you-think-is-greatest.html, https://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-90210-adrianna_navid-gallery-photogallery.html, "Romeo and Juliet. Famous Couples. They were very successful together (there's an understatement), and their love story was the centerpiece of that long story. Shawn and Belle, Days", "Belle Black and Shawn Brady, Most Irresistible Combination", "Exclusive Interview: James Scott of 'Days of our Lives, "Media: Will & Sonny: Days of Our Lives' new supercouple! —Abby West, Despite all her wacky schemes and his bilingual bursts of exasperation, part of what viewers have responded to for more than 50 years is that these two people — characters and stars (Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz) — loved each other. Romeo and Juliet. —Marc Bernardin, Their love helped put soap operas on the map. —Marc Bernardin, Most great love stories don't begin with a scientist selling out his entire species to a seductive undercover agent who ultimately lays waste to his planet. – Longtime. —Joy Piedmont, There's a reason that Woody Allen's Oscar-winning rom-com is his most enduring film: It examines everyday stereotypes — Jew vs. shiksa, New York vs. L.A. — in a way that addresses, then accepts, the fragile nature of identity, compassion, and love. Fictional couples (3 C, 5 P) F ... Fictional twins (3 C, 246 P) Two-handers (81 P) Pages in category "Fictional duos" The following 69 pages are in this category, out of 69 total. There are plenty of relationships from Grey's Anatomy that rank among the best TV couples ever, but the one between Callie Torres (Sara Ramirez) and Arizona Robbins (Jessica Capshaw) was a cut above the rest. He knew. Their love story is very tragic. 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This classic rags-to-riches tale was probably the first love story you heard as a child. ", "Daytime's '80s 'supercouple' returns to 'All My Children, "Love in a Time of Amnesia, or, How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? —Rachel Orvino, Anybody who was a Sex and the City fan from the start knows that Chris Noth's Mr. Big was an a--hole. Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth? (Although, if they shacked up early, she never would've tolerated Ross' monkey.) Jack and Carly, ATWT", "Soaps' best super-couples! Harry Potter's best friends didn't officially become a couple until Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows but their love/hate relationship turned soap opera in Goblet of Fire. Patrick and Robin", "The Suds Report – General Hospital: More Liaison controversy: Is Jake Dying? They'll always have Paris, sure, but they don't have a future, what with her looking to skate out of Morocco with her husband and him staying behind because revolution just isn't his bag. Who's Been Nice? A figment of his addled mind? Troilus and Cressida. Famous Wartime Couples in History: Abraham Lincoln and Mary Mary Anne Todd was the daughter of a large landowner and slave-owner in Kentucky. They were a gay couple in a big-honking superhero comic book. © Copyright 2021 Meredith Corporation. —Adrienne Day, Archery is sexy, so it's no wonder the beautiful Maid Marian fell for the philanthropic Robin Hood. Yet while the time and circumstance of 1960s Wyoming limited the unlikely lovers to tortured fits of happiness on their occasional ''fishing trips'' together, their Oscar-nominated tale won a permanent place in the hearts of modern moviegoers. BUY, Brokeback Mountain, £5.99 Not being related.) NBC, Credit: Nymphadora Tonks and … As Elwes points out ''unlike some other Robin Hoods, I can speak with an English accent.'' —Marc Bernardin, Star Wars: Episode V — The Empire Strikes Back, A mouthy space princess packing heat and the grumpy, equally armed space pirate who loved her. Supercouples, obviously, did not originate on daytime, but they certainly have become the essence of the medium", "A Definitive Ranking of Power Couples | Oh My Disney", http://www.mydomaine.com/famous-movie-couples/slide15, "WHAT WEDDING GIFT WOULD YOU GIVE TO SUPERCOUPLE? ", http://www.outerplaces.com/science-fiction/item/11915-final-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-episode-descriptions-tease-a-civil-war-tie-in-and-major-death, http://www.multiversitycomics.com/tv/agents-of-shield-parting-shot/, http://nerdist.com/marvels-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-review-the-team/, "Dynamic Duos: Who's the best couple on TV? The Arrow cast talks about the future of "Olicity, "Arrow EP Reveals 'Olicity' Plan for Season 4", "Arrow season 4: The couple Oliver and Felicity will it last? And...scene. The famous singer and slow-motion runner are a perfect combo for Halloween. I didn't know what it meant to be part of creating a supercouple at the time...and of course, we couldn't know they'd be a supercouple until we got well into it. ", "The Big Bang Theory Sex Twist: Amy and Sheldon Are Finally Doing "It, http://www.hypable.com/shawn-angela-boy-meets-world/. Now I know better. Of course, there are the classic literary couples that spring to mind (think Romeo and Juliet), but some of the most memorable duos also appear in less obvious, less conventional stories. And their inability to keep their paws off of each other is pretty much what brought an end to the glory days of Camelot. The time Jenny Sparks — the leader of the team of superhuman watchdogs known as the Authority — asked them, ''Who wants to be Bert and who wants to be Ernie?'' Sheldon and Amy (The Big Bang Theory) Chuck and Blair (Gossip Girl) The furtive glances between Apollo, the solar-powered superman, and the Midnighter, the street-level ass-kicking savant. When the going gets tough, the end of Alvy + Annie doesn't mean the end of them as friends. Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez became known as the “Lonely Hearts Killers,” and they found their victims the same way that they met, through the lonely hearts section of a newspaper ad. Because right there in front of our eyes, a fairy tale was unfolding: A woman was able to change the man she pined for into exactly who she needed him to be. After seeing their steamy kiss at the film trilogy's end — in which they were played by Liv Tyler and Viggo Mortensen — who could blame her. As a result, Mary was well-versed and well-read in politics. ", "Inside Nikki and Victor's "Brutal" Y&R Divorce", "Y&R's Cricket And Danny: Together Again! Favorite Fictional Couples in Books Whose love story restored your faith in romance? It just means they learn to care about each other in a new way — a lesson we could all take to heart. Have fun seeing how many famous pairs you can match up. She is an immortal cloaked in light and beauty; he is a mortal (albeit long-lived) man in a dirty cloak. Some are real, some fictional, but all inspired lasting legends of love. ", "Top 7 Best Grey's Anatomy Relationships of All-Time", "How I Met Your Mother: Four Weddings and a Funeral", "Did Kate Beckett Die on the 'Castle' Series Finale? I just say they were stalling the inevitable. Average score for this quiz is 9 / 15. —Dawnie Walton, As different as chalk and cheese, the blue-beehived damsel and her beer-guzzling ''better half'' have been through more ups and downs than any mere mortal can put a claim to. ", "Young and Restless Supercouple Case and Morrow React to Diamont's Exit, "Soaps' best super-couples! For starters, he's human, she's a Cylon. —Joy Piedmont, Part of what makes war-torn lovers Rick and Ilsa so legendary is that they don't get the happy ending. So what if Romeo and Juliet, Han and Leia, or Carrie and Mr. Big don't actually exist? Heartbreak all around. I love them still." Ah, sweet, sweet lust. Buffy's sharp wit and sharper stakes couldn't protect her from heartbreak when Angel ultimately packed up his plasma supply and traded in life on the Hellmouth for the hellish streets of L.A. —Rachel Orvino, Despite all their ups and downs, significant others, apartment shifts, and hairdos, Ross (David Schwimmer) has been in love with Rachel (Jennifer Aniston) since Day one. 1. Fictional Couples. 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", "Soaps' best super-couples! Kenneth Widmerpool and Pamela Flitton in A dance to the Music of Time. ", "The Suds Report: General Hospita: Hillary Clinton Out! —Mark S. Luckie, It's not easy being green...spending your life the amorous target for a crazed swine's affections. The Greatest Fictional Couples Of All Time. As has been explained by people smarter than I, Clark Kent is the disguise. 26 True (Fictional) Lovers: Pop Culture's Best Couples. But nothing's typical about the relationship between Battlestar Galactica's flawed, half-mad Dr. Gaius Baltar (James Callis) and slinky, enigmatic Number Six (Tricia Helfer). As of Jan 14 21. But they'd be a safe pick. While their relationship could have easily gotten lost among the clash of lightsabers and mumblings of Jedi puppets, it was the achingly understated exchange between Han (on his way to a carbonite bath) and Leia (powerless to stop it) that spoke volumes. 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Ford Madox Ford gives two intertwined sets of disastrous couples in The Good Soldier and the long-term disaster of Christopher and Sylvia Tietjens' marriage in Parade's End. Will Barbie fall prey to Blain the Australian boogie boarder's sexy accent? All you need is a couple of blonde wigs and some styling wife beaters and … While there have been many incarnations of the legendary couple since medieval times — including Robin and Marian's Sean Connery and Audrey Hepburn, as the bandit and his babe in the autumn of their years — none has had quite the same panache of Cary Elwes and Amy Yasbeck in Robin Hood: Men in Tights. But she was always smitten with — as Frank Miller once called him — the Big Blue Schoolboy. She's unimpressed by his wealth and he's not intimidated by her smarts. If you're looking for some nostalgic viewing, keep scrolling to see which on-screen couples made the cut. But the fact that these two make interspecies love work should serve as a candle in the romantic darkness. From Chuck and Blair to Ross and Rachel, we've rounded up 19 of the most iconic, yet fictional, couples to have ever graced our screens—and warmed our cold hearts. When these men and women shared their lives with their equally famous other halves. For the romantic in all of us, here is a quiz about famous couples through the ages. TV Diva Tells All! —Marc Bernardin, Jealousy, betrayal...love potions: That's teen wizard romance for ya. Scarlett and Rhett. And Lois Lane didn't fall in love with Kent, she endured him and eventually came to call him a trusted friend. It's never quite clear, but the Baltar-Six pas de deux is the sexy, species-crossing relationship at the heart of this sci-fi masterpiece. Let’s take a look at the top 10 fictional couples from our favorite movies, books, and TV shows and assess some of the greatest love stories of our time. —Marc Bernardin, Shakespeare's tragic couple, Romeo and his lady Juliet, have inspired countless ballets, operas, plays, and one rockin' movie starring a young Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes. Many of us have heard or read the love story of Cleopatra and Mark Antony. Period. Guess the significant others of these fictional characters. DC Comics, Credit: Hermione and Ron? Will Cali Girl Barbie move in on Ken? Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare's tragic couple, Romeo and his lady Juliet, have inspired countless ballets, operas, plays, and one rockin' movie starring … Which couple is NOT the title of a Shakespeare play? This is a list of supercouples, fictional couples who have been titled supercouples by the media, usually with the addition of substantial fan support; they may have been referred to as power couples or dynamic duos, and are often defined by a standard set of criteria or circumstances; these circumstances include mania (significant press and media attention being placed on the couple, having to do with charm rather than negativity), the couple being labeled a supercouple by valid sources, the couple having notably impacted popular culture (such as by mania or by becoming a de facto symbol for its genre), and having been They had intended to seduce and rob women through the ads, with Beck pretending to … General Hospital's Luke (Anthony Geary) and Laura (Genie Francis) set off a national craze with their 1981 wedding, still the most watched event in soap opera history, with about 30 million viewers. Her father was part of the Kentucky legislature, and a close friend of Henry Clay of the Whig Party. Famous Real-life Couples Antony and Cleopatra. For almost 80 years, she's been the apple in ol' Mickey's eye. Here, we have listed out couples who have not only made an unforgettable place for themselves in history, but also changed our lives in someway. Courtesy Everett Collection, Credit: This is a list of supercouples, fictional couples who have been titled supercouples by the … Isn't everybody? Some, more romantically inclined than I, would say that it was important for them to have been friends before they were lovers. Slinging drinks is. They may be revered (or reviled) for the deeds that secured their presence in history books and pop culture, but they were also loved. They are the most famous love stories in history and literature, they are immortal. —Michael Slezak, It has been said that power is the ultimate aphrodisiac. Because we spend so much time dealing with the personal struggles of our own lives, we also become deeply curious about the personal struggles of the beautiful and powerful people that we look up to. Ron Tom, Credit: Estella and Pip? It doesn't get any more epic (or hot) than Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and Han Solo (Harrison Ford). It is believed that this powerful couple (he was a Roman general and she was an Egyptian Queen) fell in love with each other in their first meeting. Okay, the Romeo and Juliet similarities don't go quite that far, but you get the gist. Yes, Angel (David Boreanaz) had a soul, but he also turned awful nasty after sharing pillow time with Buffy (Sarah Michelle Gellar) — making them poster children for chastity as well as star-crossed lovers. Everett Collection, Credit: Sure, Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) had a love for the record books. Luke and Noah", https://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/culturepicturegalleries/10402779/The-20-best-TV-couples.html?frame=2721175, "Soap Star Stats: Matthew Ashford (Jack, DAYS)", "Gays Of Our Lives: Could Backstage Changes Affect "Days of Our Lives" Gay Storyline? ", "Comic book supercouple splits, fans cry collective tear", "Extreme Rendition. Each of these examples have been identified by scholars, critics and press as defining supercouples.. Offers may be subject to change without notice. Famous Historical Couples. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life.'' —Marc Bernardin, Here's a universal truth: Women wish they were Lizzie Bennet and want a man like Darcy. The lives only half-lived, the subtle nuances of growing love, and two stunning performances are what lands this duo as one of the best movie couples of recent decades. 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