In the words of the great Peyton Sawyer, sometimes all you need is one — but it can take a while to get there.
character on one Tree Hill Were in countless love triangles, went on romantic outings and even got married in high school. In real life, things weren’t always so magical.
Although some stars of the 2003 drama chose to date outside of the show, others found love on set. When the series first debuted on The WB (later aired on The CW), Sophia Bush started dating a costar Chad Michael Murray, On screen, their characters, Brooke Davis and Lucas Scott, also entered into a relationship.
the cinderella story The star proposed in 2004, and they married a year later in April 2005. The couple separated after five months of marriage and finalized their divorce in 2006. Despite their messy breakup behind the scenes, they continued to work with each other until their exit in 2009.
“We were two stupid kids who had no business being in a relationship in the first place,” she said in a 2014 Bravo interview.
Other stars of the drama found love elsewhere. daniel harrisFor example, started dating divine‘S Jensen Ackles in 2006. Shortly thereafter, Harris introduced Hillary Burton Morgan To one of Ackles’ co-stars, Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Morgan said in 2015, “I was single and Jensen said, ‘I have a girl you should meet. ‘” It’s history.”
in his book rural diary, Burton revealed that three days after their date, he drove her from Wilmington to New Mexico, where he was shooting a film. “Jeffrey and I weren’t made for dating. He was the kind of guy I was going to be old and boring with. Instead of staying out late at clubs or wining and dining, at night we’d settle down and watch an episode of lonely pigeon, We decided that when we had our baby, we would name him Gus, based on Robert Duvall’s character,” she wrote in a 2020 memoir. “As the credits rolled, Jeffrey turned to me and asked, ‘Do you want to do it? Do you want to try and have a family?’ We knew each other less than a month.
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