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    21 Celebrities Who Appeared In Their Significant Other's Movies And TV Shows

    Patiently waiting for my significant other to also cast me in a movie.

    1. Mike Flanagan directed his wife, Kate Siegel, in several horror movies and shows, including Oculus, Hush, Gerald's Game, Ouija: Origin of Evil, Haunting of Hill House, Haunting of Bly Manor, and Midnight Mass.

    Mike Flanagan and Kate Siegel posing together, and Kate Siegel's character Theo in The Haunting of Hill House.

    2. Olivia Wilde cast and directed her ex-fiancé, Jason Sudeikis, in Booksmart back when they were still together.

    Jason Sudeikis posing with Olivia Wilde, and Jason's as the principal in Booksmart

    3. Helena Bonham Carter starred in several of Tim Burton's movies when they were together, like Sweeney Todd, Corpse Bride, Alice in Wonderland, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Dark Shadows, Big Fish, Planet of the Apes, and Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events.

    Tim Burton posing with Helena Bonham Carter and Helena's as the Queen of Hearts in Alice in Wonderland

    4. John Krasinski directed and starred alongside his wife, Emily Blunt, for A Quiet Place and worked with her again in A Quiet Place Part II.

    Emily Blunt posing with John Krasinski and Emily's character looking afraid in A Quiet Place.

    5. Angelina Jolie directed Brad Pitt in By the Sea, which was their first film together since they met on the set of Mr. & Mrs. Smith.

    Angelina posing with Brad and Brad's character in By the Sea

    6. Janet Mock directed her boyfriend, Angel Bismark Curiel, in several episodes of Pose.

    Angel and Janet posing and Angel looking mad in Pose.

    7. Kate Winslet got the script for Revolutionary Road from her agent and convinced her then-husband Sam Mendes to direct it.

    Kate Winslet posing with Sam Mendes and Kate's character in Revolutionary Road.

    8. Frances McDormand has starred in several of husband Joel Coen's films, including Fargo, Raising Arizona, Blood Simple, The Man Who Wasn't There, and Burn After Reading.

    Joel and Frances posing and Frances' character in Fargo.

    9. Kenneth Branagh cast and directed his then-wife Emma Thompson in Henry V, Dead Again, Peter's Friends, and Much Ado About Nothing.

    Kenneth and Emma posing together and Emma's character wearing a wig in Henry V.

    10. Tim Robbins cast his former partner, Susan Sarandon, in Dead Man Walking, a role she won her first Academy Award for.

    Susan posing with Tim and Susan's character in Dead Man Walking.

    11. Seth Rogen convinced his wife, Lauren Miller Rogen, to cast him in her movie Like Father.

    Seth and Lauren posing and their movie premiere and Seth's character in Like Father.

    12. Dax Shepard directed and starred alongside his wife, Kristen Bell, in Hit and Run and Chips.

    Dax and Kristen posing and Kristen's character Karen in CHiPs

    13. Leslie Mann has been in several of husband Judd Apatow's movies, like The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Knocked Up, and This Is 40.

    Leslie and Judd posing and Leslie's character in The 40-Year-Old Virgin.

    14. Lauren Morelli cast and directed her wife, Samira Wiley, in a short film called Hum.

    Lauren and Samira posing and Samira in Hum.

    15. Guy Ritchie was married to Madonna when he cast her in his movie Swept Away.

    16. Dave Franco cast his wife, Alison Brie, to star in his directing debut, The Rental.

    Dave and Alison posing and Alison looking spooky in The Rental

    17. Jane Wagner cast and directed her wife, Lily Tomlin, in Moment by Moment.

    Jane and Lily posing together and Lily in Moment By Moment.

    18. Janicza Bravo cast and directed her former husband, Brett Gelman, in Lemon.

    Janicza posing with Brett and Brett's character in Lemon.

    19. Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig wrote Frances Ha together, and then she starred in it and he directed it.

    Greta and Noah posing and Greta's character in Frances Ha.

    20. Melissa McCarthy has acted alongside her husband, Ben Falcone, in many of the movies he's directed, including Tammy, Life of the Party, Superintelligence, and Thunder Force.

    Ben and Melissa posing at the Oscars and Melissa's character in Life of the Party.

    21. Finally, Zach Braff directed Florence Pugh in a short film called In the Time It Takes to Get There, and they began dating shortly after. Plus, he's also set to direct her in a new movie called A Good Person.

    Florence Pugh and Zach Braff and Florence Pugh in "In the Time It Takes To Get There"