When two superstars collide, the pair form an entertainment supernova — a true power couple. From Jay-Z and Beyoncé to David and Victoria Beckham, power couples have captivated the headlines — and the masses — for decades. Find out which celebrity couples are among the richest and most powerful in the business.
1. Kit Harington and Rose Leslie Net Worth: $16 Million
“Game of Thrones” actors Kit Harington and Rose Leslie take a spot on this list, largely due to Harington’s $1.1 million-per-episode salary on the hit HBO series. The two met while filming the show’s second season, which aired in 2012.
Though they reportedly split after a year of dating, the two rekindled their flame and publicly appeared as a couple in 2016. A year later, the two announced their engagement and officially tied the knot in June 2018 in Scotland.
The final season of “Game of Thrones” premieres April 14.
2. Nicole Richie and Joel Madden Net Worth: $26 Million
Fashion icon Nicole Richie and former Good Charlotte band member Joel Madden have been an item since 2006. Married since 2010, they have two children together — Harlow and Sparrow.
Richie is a fashion designer and owns the line House of Harlow 1960, which showcases her boho-chic style. She also starred in the short-lived comedy series “Great News” from 2017 to 2018, for which SNL alumna Tina Fey served as executive producer, according to Deadline. Madden owns a clothing line called DCMA Collective with his brothers.
3. Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Net Worth: $32 Million
Comedy powerhouses Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard have been married since 2013 and have two daughters: Lincoln and Delta. Bell, known for her down-to-earth personality and frugal tendencies, is well-known for her roles in “The Good Place,” as the titular character in “Veronica Mars,” and for voicing Princess Anna in Disney’s “Frozen.” Shepard notably starred as Crosby Braverman in the popular family drama “Parenthood.”
Bell and Shepard first met in 2007 at a birthday dinner for a mutual friend and began dating two weeks later. Over the next decade, the two actors appeared together in the films “When in Rome,” “Hit and Run,” “The Boss” and most recently 2017’s “CHiPs.” To the delight of many fans, Bell will reprise her role on “Veronica Mars” as the show will return as a mini-series in 2019 on Hulu.
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4. Peter Hermann and Mariska Hargitay Net Worth: $60 Million
Fans have Dick Wolf and “Law & Order: SVU” to thank for bringing Peter Hermann and Mariska Hargitay together in 2001. Hargitay has starred as Detective Olivia Benson since the show’s first season in 1999 — a role she continues to play in 2019. Hermann, who currently stars in “Younger,” took on a guest-starring role in 2001, immediately catching Hargitay’s eye. The couple tied the knot in 2004.
Today, the crime-fighting couple are parents to August, Amaya and Andrew and reportedly still look like a couple of honeymooners in love.
5. John Legend and Chrissy Teigen Net Worth: $71 Million
In 2006, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen met while shooting the music video for Legend’s hit “Stereo.” After five years of dating, he proposed to the Sports Illustrated model in December 2011 during a trip to the Maldives.
The couple had a lavish wedding in Lake Como, Italy — one of the hottest millionaire vacation spots — in September 2013. Teigen spared no expense for her special day, donning three different Vera Wang gowns for the occasion.
The couple welcomed their first child, daughter Luna Simone Stephens, in April 2016. A few months before the arrival of their little one, the parents-to-be bought a $14.1 million five-bedroom, eight-bathroom home in the swanky Beverly Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles.
In May 2018, the couple welcomed the birth of their second child, Miles. Legend and Teigen kept busy that year, hosting their own Christmas special, “A Legendary Christmas. The special premiered on NBC to rave reviews and huge ratings.
6. Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Net Worth: $75 Million
One of the most low-key famous couples, Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling tend to keep their relationship out of the public eye. The two, who have maintained a low-profile relationship for the past six years, are parents to daughters Esmeralda and Amada.
Mendes and Gosling have been together since 2011 and starred together in 2013’s “The Place Beyond the Pines.” Gosling most recently starred in a biopic about astronaut Neil Armstrong entitled “First Man.” Mendes currently has a collaboration with clothing brand New York & Co. and spends her time raising her daughters — and tries to give them a taste of both U.S. and Cuban cultures.
7. Barack and Michelle Obama Net Worth: $80 Million
Former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama are celebrating 27 years of marriage this year. The two are parents to daughters Malia, who recently enrolled at Harvard University, and Sasha, who is preparing to enter college.
Post-presidency, the Obamas have been traveling the world. Michelle has been continuing her work in the health and wellness realm, in addition to releasing her memoir “Becoming” last year. Since he left the Oval Office, Barack has continued his efforts on healthcare reform. Both Obamas have reportedly secured a $65 million joint book deal and their net worth has grown. The two also inked a production deal with Netflix in summer 2018. Their first project will be an adaption of a book about President Trump’s administration, People reported.
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8. Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann Net Worth: $111 Million
One of the funniest celebrity couples in the business, Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann celebrated their 2oth wedding anniversary in June 2018. Apatow is a writer and producer behind some of comedy’s most quotable movies, including “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” and “Knocked Up.” Mann, a scene-stealing actor who frequently appears in Apatow’s films, met her now-husband on the set of “The Cable Guy” in 1995.
The two married just two years later and welcomed their daughters, Maude and Iris, into the world in 1997 and 2002, respectively. Both girls have followed in their parents’ footsteps, appearing in roles in “Knocked Up” and “This Is 40,” among other movies. Leslie recently starred in the drama film “Welcome to Marwen,” and set to star in “The Croods 2.”
9. Kate Upton and Justin Verlander Net Worth: $115 Million
Model-actress Kate Upton and MLB pitcher Justin Verlander married in 2017 in Italy days after winning the World Series. The two live in Houston, where Verlander pitches for the Astros as one of the best-paid players in baseball.
Upton has appeared on the covers of Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition, Cosmopolitan, Vogue Italia, Elle France and many other publications. She is still modeling and acting — appearing recently in the 2014 comedy “The Other Woman,” alongside Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann. Verlander, who previously pitched for the Detroit Tigers for 13 seasons, most recently led the Houston Astros to a 2017 World Series win. The couple welcomed a baby girl in November 2018.
10. Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher Net Worth: $115 Million
Country superstar Carrie Underwood and recently retired NHL player Mike Fisher met through a mutual friend — Underwood’s bassist Mark Childers. The two began dating in 2008, while Underwood was living in Nashville and Fisher was living in Ottawa, Canada. Fisher popped the question in late 2009, and the couple tied the knot the following July.
In 2011, the hockey player was traded to the Nashville Predators. Four years later, the couple welcomed their first child, Isaiah, into the world. The pair recently welcomed the birth of their second child in January.
11. Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes Net Worth: $125 Million
Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes have been dating since 2013, according to The New York Post’s Page Six, but they still haven’t publicly acknowledged they’re together. The most official confirmation of their relationship came from Foxx’s friend, former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Claudia Jordan, who verified their status during an “Allegedly” podcast interview in June 2016. But Jordan later revealed she “misspoke,” when asked about the matter.
Holmes divorced actor Tom Cruise in 2012, with whom she has a 12-year-old daughter, Suri. Foxx has never married, but he has two daughters. However, rumors recently swirled in March that the couple is no longer together.
12. Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick Net Worth: $145 Million
Sarah Jessica Parker, best known for playing Carrie Bradshaw on “Sex and the City,” and Matthew Broderick, who rose to fame playing Ferris Bueller, will celebrate 22 years of marriage together in May, making theirs one of the more successful celebrity marriages.
The two have three kids together — James Wilkie, Marion and Tabitha. Although the couple has been historically private about their relationship, they each spilled some of their relationship secrets to “Entertainment Tonight” in 2016. A couple of keys to a good relationship, in their opinion: Communicating and never going to bed angry.
13. Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Net Worth: $160 Million
They met as co-stars on “The Voice” in 2014, but Shelton and Stefani eventually fell in love after bonding over heartbreak. Both Shelton’s marriage to fellow country singer Miranda Lambert and Stefani’s marriage to Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale came to an end within months of each other in 2015.
Speculation that Shelton and Stefani were dating came almost immediately after their divorces were announced, thanks in part to their flirty on-screen antics. The couple officially confirmed their relationship in November 2015 and have been going strong since. In November 2018, the released a video together for the song, “You Make It Feel Like Christmas,” which they originally released the prior year.
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14. Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Net Worth: $165 Million
For country music fans, it’s hard to remember a time when Tim McGraw and Faith Hill weren’t together. In 1996, Hill released her second album and went on tour as the opening act for McGraw. Though both were engaged to other people at the time, they each called off their respective weddings and instead married each other later that year.
The two–married for over 20 years–are parents to Gracie, Maggie and Audrey. In November 2017, the couple released their first collaboration album together, “The Rest of Our Life.”
15. Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Net Worth: $186 Million
Miley Cyrus — former Disney star and pop diva — and actor Liam Hemsworth first met on while filming the Nicholas Sparks novel-turned-movie “The Last Song” in 2009. The following spring, the pair went public with their relationship. Over the next two years, the two broke up multiple times before announcing their engagement in June 2012.
Following a controversial performance at the MTV VMAs and many breakup rumors, Cyrus announced that the engagement had been called off in September 2013. A few years later, in early 2016, the pair reunited and announced that their engagement was back on. The two finally tied the knot in late December 2018, just weeks after losing their Malibu home to one of the many California wildfires in November.
16. Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman Net Worth: $205 Million
Country singer Keith Urban and actress Nicole Kidman will celebrate their 13th wedding anniversary in June. The Aussies first met in 2005 and have two children together: Sunday Rose and Faith.
Kidman is widely known for starring roles in the films “Moulin Rouge!” and “The Hours” (for which she won an Oscar) — and, most recently, for her Emmy-winning performance in HBO’s “Big Little Lies.” She recently starred in the DC Comics movie “Aquaman” and powerful drama “Boy Erased.”
Urban first appeared on the country music scene in 1999 and continues to top charts worldwide. He released his tenth studio album Graffiti U in April 2018.
17. Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Net Worth: $248 Million
Together since 2007 — with one brief breakup — boy-band alum and pop icon Justin Timberlake proposed to Jessica Biel during a trip to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, in December 2011. Less than a year later, in October 2012, they married in an intimate ceremony in Puglia, Italy.
The couple welcomed their first child, son Silas Randall Timberlake, in April 2015. In an interview with “Today,” Timberlake referred to fatherhood as humbling and acknowledged it’s had an effect on his music.
Since becoming parents, the couple has remained busy. Biel signed on to star in the limited series “Limetown” to air on the streaming platform Facebook Watch. The actress also recently received an Emmy nomination for her performance in the drama series, “The Sinner.”
Timberlake is currently performing across the country on his Man of the Woods Tour.
18. Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Net Worth: $265 Million
Married couple and parents of Wyatt and Dimitri, Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher have had quite the rollercoaster of a relationship since first meeting on the set of “That ’70s Show” in the late ’90s. At the time, Kunis — who had her first kiss ever on screen with Kutcher — was only 14.
Over the next couple of decades, the two dated — and married, in Kutcher’s case — other people and each went on to star in a variety of hit movies and TV shows before reconnecting in 2012. Kunis and Kutcher wed in 2015 and welcomed two kids in 2015 and 2016.
Kunis recently starred in the comedy “The Spy Who Dumped Me” alongside SNL cast member Kate McKinnon. Kutcher was cast in the television series “The Ranch,” which airs on Netflix.
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19. Gerard Piqué and Shakira: $340 million
International superstars Shakira and footballer Gerard Piqué first met at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and began dating the following year. Not too long after that, the couple revealed that they were expecting their first child together. The two welcomed son Milan in 2013 and their second son Sasha in January 2015.
Shakira burst onto the American music scene with her hit, “Whenever Wherever,” although she was already known in the Latin music world. She has 11 albums under her belt, with her most recent release in 2017. However, the singer is in hot water after she was charged with tax evasion in 2018 by Spanish tax authorities, Forbes reported.
Husband Piqué, a world-renown defender in the league, returned to play for FC Barcelona in 2008 after spending a few seasons with football club Manchester United.
20. Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood Net Worth: $370 Million
Country music legends Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood will be celebrating their 14th wedding anniversary this year. The two have been friends since 1987, before either of them was a household name. Both married other people but remained friends while touring — both together and on their own. Brooks has three daughters with ex-wife Sandy Mahl; Yearwood does not have any children.
In September 2015, both Brooks and Yearwood were inducted into the Nashville Walk of Fame. The Grammy-award winners also reside in Nashville, where Yearwood focuses on her other career — shooting cooking shows and writing cookbooks.
21. George and Amal Clooney Net Worth: $520 Million
George and Amal got married in Venice, Italy in 2014 after meeting just hours away, near Lake Como, a year prior. George and Amal Clooney welcomed twins into the world in 2017.
Currently, the family resides primarily in England, but they also spend time at their home in Lake Como. George, who is known for his acting chops, has also directed six films. Amal, an international human rights lawyer, recently attended Buckingham palace to collaborate with Prince Charles to create a new award that empowers women.
22. Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen Net Worth: $580 Million
Touted the greatest quarterback of all time, Tom Brady is a six-time Super Bowl winner and quarterback for the New England Patriots. Active in fashion since the age of 14, Gisele Bundchen has been dubbed an “ubermodel” for her powerful presence in the modeling world. The celebs are parents to three kids — Benjamin and Vivian, and from Brady’s relationship with Bridget Moynahan, a son named John.
The two wed in 2009 on two separate occasions. First, they tied the knot with close friends and family in Santa Monica, Calif. Following the intimate ceremony, they celebrated with close friends and family at Bundchen’s house in Costa Rica.
Brady and the Patriots took home their sixth Super Bowl victory in February, making Brady the only player in NFL history to win six Super Bowl titles, according to CBS Sports. Although Bundchen has appeared to take a break from modeling, she recently said in an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” that she has no plans on retiring from fashion anytime soon.
23. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West Net Worth: $600 Million
After years of friendship, self-made reality superstar Kim Kardashian and acclaimed rapper and producer Kanye West started dating in the spring of 2012 — while Kardashian was going through a divorce from her 72-day marriage to NBA star Kris Humphries. In December 2012, the couple announced they were expecting their first child, and daughter North West was born in June 2013.
A few months later, in October 2013, West surprised Kardashian with an elaborate proposal at San Francisco’s AT&T Stadium, where he gave her a 15-carat diamond ring with an estimated price tag of $2.5 million to $3 million, E! News reported. The couple’s 2014 nuptials in Florence, Italy, cost an estimated $2.8 million.
In December 2015, their family grew once again, with the birth of son Saint West. The couple welcomed a baby girl named Chicago, in January 2018 via surrogate and will welcome another son via surrogate sometime this year.
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24. David and Victoria Beckham Net Worth: $900 Million
The soccer legend and Posh Spice have been married nearly over 17 years. The two first met in 1997, were engaged in 1998 and married in 1999. The couple are parents to sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz and daughter Harper.
David, one of the most prolific soccer stars of his generation, retired from the sport in 2013. Since her Spice Girls days, Victoria has made a name for herself as a fashion icon and designer. She has released her own fashion line of ready-to-wear and runway clothing, accessories and shoes. In 2017 she partnered with Target to design an affordable line of clothing. In 2018 David founded the new soccer team Inter Miami, which will be based in Florida. The team is currently in the process of hiring technical staff and scouting players.
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25. Jay-Z and Beyoncé Net Worth: $1.9 Billion
Jay-Z and Beyoncé, the king and queen of hip-hop, met sometime between 1999 and 2000, and secretly started dating in 2001. Jay-Z — one of the founding pioneers of modern rap — and “Queen Bey” herself are now billionaires. They released their first collaboration, “Bonnie and Clyde,” in 2003, but they continued to deny having a romantic relationship.
For the next few years, the successful power couple continued performing together, while continuing to insist they were just friends. The worst-kept celebrity romance secret of the era was finally made official on April 8, 2008, when Beyoncé and Jay-Z wed in a small ceremony.
The couple welcomed daughter Blue Ivy Carter in January 2012 and twins Rumi and Sir in 2017. Shortly after welcoming their twins, the two announced they would hit the road again in 2018 for their second stadium tour, “OTR II.”
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