Seeing these Hollywood BFFs proves that even in the complicated world of showbiz, real-life friendship can flourish. You might even be surprised which celebrity mega stars have become the best of buds. So let’s get to it. Explore Talent presents you Hollywood’s A-listers who have been friends for years, sometimes even before making it big in the industry.
Before Tobey Maguire and Leonardo DiCaprio starred The Great Gatsby together, they were already best buddies. In an interview with the Huffington Post, DiCaprio recalled,
“After I met Tobey at an audition, I felt like I wanted this guy to be my friend.”
These handsome guys first met when they starred in the Disney’s Mickey Mouse Club in their early years. When Ryan Gosling appeared on the show, he lived together with Justin Timberlake. Timberlake’s mother even agreed to be Gosling’s legal guardian for at least six months.
Long ago, Gwyneth Paltrow once treated Madonna like her older sister. However, it seems that their friendship has already cooled. The famous Hollywood A-listers have broken up their friendship after they studied Kabbalah and practiced fake British accents on each other.
Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez first met on the set of Barney & Friends as kid actors. Eventually, they became best pals. They knew each other for a long time, but recently, Lovato unfollowed Gomez on her Twitter account. This caused so much speculation, however, Lovato simply said, “people change and people grow apart.”
At the time Bullock was looking for a Latino talent, she was then introduced to Lopez. She drove an hour from Los Angeles to Orange County just to see his act. After two years, Bullock became the executive producer of the hit TV show, George Lopez. From then on, the two became close friends.
For Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, Good Will Hunting was their breakout drama. Affleck was able to take on the Oscar’s stage along with his best friend Matt Damon. Both remained close friends through thick and thin. As a matter of fact, they were considered the first duo to know each other before they were able to make a name in the entertainment industry.
Before they walked their way to the red carpet, Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts attended school in North Sydney Girls’ High School in Australia. From the very start, they supported each other’s acting career.
The comedians Judd Apatow and Adam Sandler were roommates before they created Funny People. Apatow revealed that he liked the idea of living with “the comfortable naked guy at the gym.”
Christopher Reeve and Robin Williams first met at the Julliard School. Eventually, they were roommates. Even though they have the same fate in their careers, fame never got in their way. They remained close friends until Reeve’s death.
Courteney Cox and Jennifer Aniston have already been close since they started working on Friends. Even after Aniston gone through a painful divorce and Courteney ended her 14-year marriage, they still considered each other as the best of friends.