IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

Was it a Magic Love Potion that Made These 20 Famous Odd Couples Fall in Love? (PHOTOS)

These celebrity couples shocked the world when they started dating because their fans never pictured them together. Was it a magic love spell?

In Hollywood it's no secret that famous people like to date other famous people. Well the following couples are examples of unlikely celebs that dated each other. One has to wonder, did they use a magic potion or spell?  

1. 50 Cent & Chelsea Handler 

Many were stunned to know that the comedian had a relationship with the rapper after meeting him on her show.

2.Julia Roberts & Lyle Lovett

This odd couple married only three weeks after meeting, but the actress' marriage to the country singer only lasted 21 months. 



3. Russel Brand & Katy Perry

It wasn't a surprise to many when Russel Brand and Katy Perry announced their divorce after only two years of marriage.


4. Lady Gaga & Taylor Kinney

The over-the-top singer fell in love with the easy-going actor and it seems this coupling works, because they're set to wed this year. 


5. Marc Anthony & Chloe Green

We didn't get it and we're sure many other people didn't, either. Marc had a year long romance with Green, who is heir of the Top Shop fortune. After the end of their romance, Anthony proposed to his ex-girlfriend Shannon de Lima. 

6. Mary-Kate Olsen & Olivier Sarkozy 

In 2015, the 29-year-old actress married the 46-year-old French banker and left everyone stunned. 


7. Melissa McCarthy & Ben Falcone

This hilarious odd couple poked fun at their relationship in the movie "Bridesmaids". 


8. Michael Jackson & Brooke Shields

When the actress was just 13, she met the 20-year-old singer and it is rumored that they dated shortly after.


9. Michael Jackson & Lisa Marie Presley

The world couldn't believe that the "King of Pop" had married the daughter of the "King of Rock-n-Roll', but unfortunately this romance was short-lived and the marriage only lasted two years.

10. Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth

This famous couple met on the set of their movie "The Last Song", the sparks flew and they were engaged after 3 years. In 2013, the pair called off their engagement after four years together. Then in 2016, the world was shocked to learn that this engagement was back on!  


11. Moby & Natalie Portman

The song-writer and actress had a brief relationship in the early 2000s. Moby told Spin of the fling, "As far as the very brief affair I had with Natalie, it's made me the target of a lot of nerd wrath. You can't date Luke Skywalker's mom and not have them hate your guts."



12. Rosario Dawson & Danny Boyle

The actress dated many models and actors, so the public was stunned when she began a romance with the British director. 



13. Jesse James & Sandra Bullock

The famous bad boy won the heart of "America's Sweetheart" when he married her in 2005, but the couple split in 2010 after James' infidelity. 




14. Tom Cruise & Cher

Can you believe it? These two dated in the mid-1980s. 

15. David Arquette & Alyssa Milano 

This funny man dated Milano when she was only 19. 

16. Britney Spears & Collin Farrell 

This duo briefly dated in 2003 and reportedly gave it another attempt in 2015. 

17. Benji Madden & Cameron Diaz 

The rocker and new-agey America's sweetheart we're setup by Nicole Richie. The pair married in 2015 and are currently facing pregnancy rumors.

18. Carmen Electra & Simon Cowell 

What? These two dated? Yes. The pair met while the former Playboy model made an appearance on "Britain's Got Talent". The romance lasted almost three months, before it was confirmed that Cowell was having a baby with Lauren Silverman. 

19. Christina Applegate & Brad Pitt

This couple was a "thing" for a date or two in 1989. 

20. Hayden Panettiere & Wladimir Klitschko 

Everyone was shocked when the 5'0" actress began to date the 6'6" Ukrainian boxer. It seems this odd couple was a perfect match because in 2014 the pair welcomed their first child Kaya Evdokia Klitschko.  

Come binge-watch episodes 1-4 of The Magicians on Telemundo, and tune-in Mondays @ 9/8c on Syfy for more.

Watch the first episode of The Magicians below.