They were a highly profiled celebrity lesbian couple during a time when same-sex couplings were just not accepted publicly, and they dated in 1998 for three and a half years.
Their relationship apparently cost Anne Heche many leading lady roles in Hollywood. I mean, Johnny Lee Miller has no resemblance to previous beaux Billy Bob Thornton, her brother (just kidding! I’m not saying that Johnny’s not attractive though, but maybe my brain can’t compute Sherlock with Lara Croft.
Source Not only did David Arquette marry Courteney Cox later on in life, but he nabbed Alyssa Milano when she was 19-years-old and he was 20. I mean, is his Topanga Lawrence went to prom with Lance Bass, and it was awful. The two stayed at the dance for 20 minutes and all of the other 17-year-old girls were mean to Topanga for dating the N’SYNC band member (and sure, for being the future Mrs. Before Tom kidnapped Katie Holmes, he and Nicole Kidman were sort of like the Brangelina of the 90’s.
They were together for the entire decade, having met on a movie set, and they married when she was only 23-years-old.
I’m starting to see a pattern of young actresses marrying around that age. The two dated for five and half years, before breaking up in 1995.
Sure we might want to leave the 90’s behind — things like dark lipliner, Day Glo, and a single unhooked strap of our overalls never really worked in the first place. Yes, they were together, but Vanilla Ice broke up with Madge when her book, because she took similar pictures of herself with other men. but look at them now: winning Oscars and having babies. Ugh, they dated in 1998, but I must say that I’m glad this couple broke up.
But we learned from those mistakes (and burned the tiny, sticky Polaroids), which is why it’s as good a time as any to take a look at celebrity couples of the 90’s you probably forgot about. They dated from 1998 to 2001, but it was probably best they ended it anyway, because Ashton was never really supportive of January being an actress. That much attractiveness can’t be contained between two people.