9 Things You Didn’t Know About Freddie Prinze Jr. And Sarah Michelle Gellar’s Relationship
When it comes to young, iconic couples, there is no pair quite like Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar. As king and queen heartthrobs of the ’90s and early 2000s, fans can’t get enough of their real life love. Admittedly they have somewhat dropped off the radar in the past few years, but that doesn’t mean fans don’t love them. They are fiercely private, but they have let fans in on their life together with some social media posts and interviews, so here are 9 things not widely known about the amazing couple!
Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. first met on the set of the 1997 horror film I Know What You Did Last Summer. The film was stocked full of young Hollywood talent at the time including Ryan Phillippe and Jennifer Love Hewitt, and despite meeting at that time when they were 20 and 21 years old, they did not officially begin dating until 2000.
8. Divorce Rumors
Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar may be one of the most down-to-earth and loved celebrity couples out there, but even they were targets of divorce rumors. Shortly after celebrating their 13th wedding anniversary, the pair were faced with tabloid rumors that their storied romance was coming to an end. The reports came about after Freddie Prinze Jr. stepped out looking a little disheleved while “sources” stated the problems started for the couple after Freddie underwent spinal surgery with the source saying, “Sarah took care of him when he couldn’t get out of bed, but as time went on and his injuries healed, she noticed he was in no rush to return to work. Since then, Freddie’s grown content on the couch, playing video games instead of getting paid to voice them.” Of course, there was no base to the rumors, and they are happier than ever.