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Sam Taylor-Johnson and Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Sam Taylor-Wood and Aaron Johnson met when he was 18 and she was 42 on the set of her directorial debut Nowhere Boy. They fell in love and announced their engagement at the film’s 2009 premiere before marrying in 2012 and both taking the surname Taylor-Johnson. The couple has two daughters together and have a new movie coming out called A Million Little Pieces.

12 directors who ended up marrying the stars of their movies

Hanna Flint
Contributor

Workplace romances are pretty common, especially when that workplace is a movie set.

Some of these romances last for the length of a shoot, while others carry on after the final take and usually it’s the director and the leading lady or gent who end up walking down the aisle together.

Here are twelve examples of that being exactly the case.

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