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5 Celebrities Who Say Their Other Half is Their Best Friend

Finding that special someone that they have a very close bond with, these 5 celebrities say that their partner is also their best friend and they have a very intimate relationship with them. Believing that finding the perfect person takes more than just some romance, they feel like they can talk openly to their other half and believe there is also a strong friendship that keeps them close.

Anne Hathaway


Anne believes her husband Adam Shulman is her best friend: “He’s a good man. He’s beyond intelligent. He loves fearlessly. His beliefs are beautiful. He’s my best friend. I love him. I just feel that I have the greatest husband in the world for me.”

Ethan Hawke

Ethan says his wife Ryan is his “most intense friendship” that he’s had: ”My wife [keeps me grounded]. It’s the most intense friendship I’ve ever known, and it’s been fantastic for me. Everything in my life works when that’s working.”

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer said about Nicholas Hoult: “[My boyfriend] is honestly my best friend, and hopefully I’m his best friend, too. He’s my favorite person and he makes me laugh harder than anybody.”


Mel B’s husband Stephen Belafonte is her best friend: “I married my best friend. We have the same interests – we’re both quirky, funny people. We just get each other. We have a laugh. But of course we get on each other’s nerves at times but that’s what a relationship is. For the most part we have a lot of fun.”

Pete Wentz

Pete feels lucky to have his girlfriend as his best friend: “I feel really lucky. It’s really interesting when you’re in a relationship with somebody who’s truly my best friend. I talk to her about everything.”