What Real Life Partners of 15 Avengers Stars Look Like

What Real Life Partners of 15 Avengers Stars Look Like

Everyone needs companionship and the Avengers cast is no exception. Behind all the glitz and glamour they are all human just like us. Or are they? Here's a list of the real life partners of 15 Avengers stars.

1. Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man) and his wife, Susan Downey

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Robert Downey Jr. and producer Susan Downey are a superhero couple. They met in 2003 on the set of the movie Gothika and got married 2 years later in 2005. They have 2 children together: Exton Elias Downey (2012) and Avri Roel Downey (2014). Robert also has a third child from his first marriage named Indio Falconer Downey.


2. Chris Hemsworth (Thor) and his wife, Elsa Pataky.

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Chris Hemsworth got married to actor Elsa Pataky in 2010 and have 3 children together: a daughter Rose Hemsworth (2012) and twins, Tristan and Sasha Hemsworth (2014).



3. Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury) and his wife, LaTanya Richardson.

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Samuel L. Jackson has been married to producer LaTanya Richardson since 1980. The two met in 1974 and they have a daughter together named Zoe (1982), who’s a producer and director.


4. Gwyneth Paltrow (Pepper) and her husband, Brad Falchuk

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Gwyneth Paltrow who plays Pepper Potts was first married to Coldplay singer Chris Martin. They had 2 children together named Apple (2004) and Moses (2006). But she is now married to American Horror Story producer Brad Falchuk.




5. Mark Ruffalo (Hulk) and his wife, Sunrise Coigney

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The ladies love Mark Ruffalo but sadly he has been taken since the year 2000 when he got married to actress Sunrise Coigney. They have 3 children: a son, Keene (2001), and 2 daughters, Bella (2005) and Odette (2007).




6. Josh Brolin (Thanos) and his wife, Kathryn Boyd

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Our favorite Marvel villain Thanos is married to Kathryn Boyd and they have a baby girl named Westlyn Reign Brolin. Josh Brolin was married before to Alice Adair and they had 2 children together.




7. Paul Bettany (J.A.R.V.I.S and Vision) and his wife, Jennifer Connelly

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Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly are both technically in the Marvel Universe together because we all know Jennifer Connelly starred in Hulk. They both have 2 children together: Stellan and Agnes Lark. Jennifer Connelly has a son named Kai from a previous relationship.




8. Anthony Mackie (Sam Wilson and Falcon) and his wife, Sheletta Chapital

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Anthony Mackie and his childhood sweetheart Sheletta Capital secretly got married in 2014 and have 3 children together with their first being born in 2009.


9. Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Stephen Strange) and his wife, Sophie Hunter

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Marvel heartthrob Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter got married in 2015 and have 2 children together. Their first-born Christopher Carlton was born in 2015 and their second, Hal Auden was born in 2017.


10. Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill) and her husband, Taran Killam

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Actress Cobie Smulders has been with actor Taran Killam since 2004 and got married many years later in 2012. They have 2 children together; Shaelyn Code Killam (2009) and Joelle Killiam (2015). 


11. Clark Gregg (Phil Coulson) and his wife, Jennifer Gray

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Clark Gregg who plays Phil Coulson has been married to Jennifer Gray for a whopping 18 years. They have a daughter together named Stella who was born in 2001.




12. Don Cheadle (War Machine) and his wife, Bridgid Coulter

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Don Cheadle and Bridgid Coulter began dating in 1992 and eventually got married in 1997. They have 2 children together who were born somewhere between 1995 and 1997.


13. Peter Dinklage (Eitri) and his wife, Erica Schmidt

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Game of Thrones and Avengers star Peter Dinklage got married to theater director Erica Schmidt in 2005. Together they have a daughter (2011) and a son (2017).

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14. Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Quicksilver) and his wife, Sam Taylor-Wood

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Aaron Taylor-Johnson met Sam Taylor-Wood when he was 18-years of age and she was 42. Despite the age gap they went on to get married in 2012 and they now have 2 daughters: Wylda Rae (2010) and Romy Hero (2012).

15. James Spader (Ultron) and his girlfriend, Leslie Stefanson

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James Spader who played the villain Ultron does not have a wife but a longtime partner named Leslie Stefanson. They have a son together named Nathanael who was born in 2008. He was previously married to decorator Victoria Wheel and they had 2 children together: Elijah and Sebastian.

Do you have a favorite couple from the Avengers movies?

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