It seems like actress Winona Ryder and her longtime collaborator, film star Keanu Reeves, are nonetheless technically married.
During his Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, look on The Talk, the Matrix star opened up about final summer time’s surprising reveal that he and the Stranger Things star may need truly tied the knot in 1992 whereas filming a marriage sequence for Bram Stoker’s Dracula.
“That’s what Winona says,” Reeves quipped when host Carrie Ann Inaba requested whether or not there was any fact to the headline-making experiences. He went on to say that Ryder enjoys reminding him of the pairing’s obvious marital standing, explaining, “Once shortly, I’ll get a textual content, ‘Hello, husband.’ I did not actually consider her, after which Francis Ford Coppola, the director of Dracula, contacted Winona and stated publicly that, yeah, that truly occurred. The priest did a full ceremony, and Winona and I obtained married.”
After Inaba replied, “So, it is actual,” Reeves joked, “Yeah, it is superior.”
As Nicki Swift beforehand reported, Ryder, 47, first revealed in August 2018 that she and Reeves, 54, unknowingly obtained hitched on the set of the Coppola traditional almost thirty years in the past. “We truly obtained married in Dracula,” she advised Entertainment Weekly on the time, whereas the duo promoted their newest movie, the 2018 rom-com Destination Wedding. “No, I swear to God, I believe we’re married in actual life. In that scene, Francis [Ford Coppola] used an actual Romanian priest. We shot the grasp and he did the entire thing. So I believe we’re married.”
At the time, a stunned Reeves requested, “We stated sure?” After Ryder replied, “Don’t you do not forget that? It was Valentine’s Day,” the John Wick star merely stated, “Oh my gosh, we’re married.”
Just days after the reveal went viral, Coppola himself weighed in on their nuptials. During an interview with The Guardian, the 79-year-old filmmaker defined that he’d determined to reshoot the ’90s horror flick’s marriage ceremony scene with an actual priest in a Los Angeles Greek Orthodox church. “This is fairly genuine and, I believe, very lovely as a result of we truly did the ceremony and had the priest do the ceremony,” Coppola stated. “So in a way, after we have been all achieved, we realized that Keanu and Winona actually are married because of this scene and this ceremony.”
Despite their sophisticated historical past and plain on-screen chemistry, it needs to be famous that Ryder and Reeves, who’ve additionally appeared on-screen collectively in 2006’s A Scanner Darkly and 2009’s The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, are simply pals in actual life.
While the Beetlejuice alum seems to take pleasure in playfully teasing her longtime pal and alleged hubby about their potential marriage, she’s truly been romantically linked with dressmaker Scott Mackinlay Hahn since 2011. However, Ryder has brazenly spoken out towards the prospect of getting married up to now. During her 2016 interview with Net-A-Porter, she candidly stated, “I’m a serial monogamist. I used to be single for some time and relationship and … I simply did not know learn how to do it! But marriage? I do not know. I’d quite by no means have been married than been divorced just a few occasions.”
For his half, Reeves has been identified to maintain his private life underneath wraps. However, that does not imply media shops have been proof against speculating about his love life. In October 2018, Gossip Cop debunked rumors that he and Angelina Jolie had been allegedly “quietly relationship” since July 2017. Readers could already bear in mind that the Maleficent star lately reached a custody settlement with estranged ex Brad Pitt following a nasty custody battle amid their ongoing divorce proceedings. The former couple, who initially referred to as it quits in September 2016, share six youngsters collectively: Maddox, 17, Pax, 15, Zahara, 14, Shiloh, 12, and twins Vivienne and Knox, 10.
The following month, Reeves was noticed out and about with a thriller girl in Beverly Hills, Calif., the Daily Mail experiences. No matter his present relationship standing, the Replica star continues to carry nothing however love for Ryder. Having beforehand joked about his mutual “large, wholesome crush” on his longtime collaborator to Entertainment Tonight final August, he advised People journal on the time, “Winona is a stunning individual and a proficient actress.” While discussing engaged on Destination Wedding collectively, he famous, “I believe we make couple, and I favored that it is a two-hander. To them, no person else issues anyway, proper? We did one thing like 5 eight-minute scenes, which you do not usually get an opportunity to do in movies.”
Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves could not truly exhibit #RelationshipGoals, however these two clearly have #FriendshipGoals on lock.