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Jason Momoa Has Been Madly In Love With His Wife Lisa Bonet Since He Was 8 Years Old

"She was a queen, always.”

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And although it was rumored they tied the knot in 2007, the couple didn't legally marry until last month.

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Then the Hawaii-born actor explained why his feelings for Lisa went way deeper than "love at first sight":

“I was 8 years old and I saw her on the TV and I was like, ‘Mommy, I want that one.”

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"I didn’t tell her that until we had two babies otherwise it would have been creepy and weird."

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Jason and Lisa have two children together: a 10-year-old daughter named Lola Iolani and an 8-year-old son named Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha.

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The 49-year-old actor also has her daughter Zoë Kravitz from a previous marriage to musician Lenny Kravitz, and Jason has taken on the role of stepfather.

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"But yeah, I just always wanted to meet her. She was a queen, always."

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The two met in 2005 at a New York City jazz club through mutual friends. He even admitted to getting dreadlocks back then, because of her. She rocks the style so effortlessly, so who could blame him?

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"I literally turned around and I see her and she goes, ‘I’m Lisa.’ I turned around to my friend and I pretended to scream. I had fucking fireworks going off inside, man."

He convinced her to give him a ride home, because he was living in a hotel at the time and didn't have a car. She said yes and the two ended up sharing drinks and a meal at Cafe 101 that night.

"We sat down, she ordered a Guinness, and that was it. I beyond love Guinness."

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"We had Guinness and grits, and the rest is history.”

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Don't you love a happy ending? And to hear it from Jason's mouth, watch the video below:

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