Famous celebrity pairs you never realized were best friends in real life
Celebrities understand how valuable it is to have insider relationships in Hollywood. These best friends can help each other win jobs, defend themselves against gossip magazines, and even eat each other’s red carpet dresses.
You’ve probably heard of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck’s longtime relationship, and you also know that ‘Friends’ co-stars Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox are closest friends in real life, but there’s has some friendships you’ve probably never heard of. Here are some celebrity couples you probably didn’t know were best friends.
1. Matthew McConaughey and Guy Fieri
When celebrity chef Guy Fieri received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, McConaughey delivered a speech. The Oscar-winning actor revealed he fell in love with Fieri’s Food Network TV show “Diners, Drive-ins and Dives” about 15 years ago.
He later phoned Fieri for a restaurant recommendation, and the rest, as they say, is history. The two men are now great friends who share a passion for living life “authentically”.
2. Katy Perry and Allison Williams
They not only attend award shows together, but singer Katy Perry and “Girls” actor Allison Williams claim to have best friend telepathy.
In 2017, the pals even went blonde on the same day by mistake.
“I emailed him and said, ‘I’m going to be blonde the next time I see you,'” Williams told People. “‘Me too!’ She said It was just funny.
3. Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Stone
Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence have been friends for a long time, ever since their joint co-star Woody Harrelson introduced them.
“We love and care for each other as humans, in addition to being actors,” Stone told Vanity Fair in 2016. “I absolutely support her in her profession, and she does the same for me, but I know we would be friends even if we didn’t have the same job.
They have interviewed twice since, once for W Magazine and again in August 2018, when Stone asked Lawrence to conduct his cover interview for Elle.
4. Selena Gomez and Jennifer Anniston
The two stars met in 2014 through their shared management venture and quickly clicked when Aniston invited Gomez to her house.
“We’ve known each other for years,” Aniston told Gomez in January while hosting The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” “You have visited my house. We ate pizza. Isn’t she a girl after my heart when it comes to pizza? We love pizza.
“Yeah, we do,” Gomez said.
Gomez also said that Aniston provided her with “motherly advice” and that the two exchanged some flirty pictures on Instagram.
5. John Travolta and Pitbull
Pitbull and actor John Travolta are pals who, like many others, share texts, pictures and jokes. Pitbull (real name Armando Perez) reportedly sends the ‘Grease’ star photoshopped images of himself as bald.
Travolta ultimately chose to follow in Pitbull’s footsteps and embrace the hairless style.