A love of the storybooks! Goldie Hawn And Kurt Russell They have been around for decades, proving Hollywood romances can endure.
The set of the two met up. The Original, Genuine Family Band in 1966, but it wasn’t until they met up again on the set of their second film, 1983’s Swing ShiftThey started dating.
Before they were married, the former child star was already married. Season Hubley From 1979 to 1983, he shared sons with his wife Boston Russell. Hawn was, for her part, previously married twice. First to Gus Trinkonis From 1969 to 1976, and then to Bill Hudson From 1976 to 1982. The father and son Oliver Hudson And daughter Kate Hudson.
1986 was the year Kurt and Hawn had their only child together. Wyatt RussellHe is also an actor, like his parents. They shared the screen again in 1987. Overboard, where they played opposites who fall in love after Joanna (Hawn) falls off her yacht and Dean (Kurt) claims she’s his wife.
“[Kurt]I was the third of three sisters. We were a strong family unit. I was born to one sister, two parents, and a large family unit. That’s what we care about,” the Washington D.C. native told Porter 2015 was all about what is most important to the couple. “We talked about relationships and commonality early on. We had nannies, there’s no doubt about it. We’ve both been working. But we were present with our kids. It’s the same way we grew up.”
Over the course of their more than three-decade-long love story, the duo have acted together four times, with their fifth film reunion coming up in Netflix’s The Christmas Chronicles 2, 2020. Throughout their romance, the two have always supported one another’s careers and inspired fans by example.
“I think the secret is to know when to depend on somebody and when not to. It’s important that you are able to hold up your side of the house,” Hawn told Woman’s Day 2007 “I believe that one person can’t bear the whole burden because then their shoulders start getting heavy. The other part is to stay as sexy as you can and make sure you focus on all of those aspects of a healthy relationship — and sexuality is definitely one of them.”
Although they have never been married, the duo are happy with their relationship and growing family. Kurt and Hawn have four children between them. As of March 2021, seven grandchildren were born to them.
Scroll down to take a look back at the pair’s Hollywood love story.