Even with all those tabloid sections that feature A-listers pumping gas, walking on the beach, and spilling coffee all over themselves, it can be hard to remember that celebrities are just normal people. All that star power can be blinding when taking a look at the red carpets and paparazzi action. But the truth is, they're just people. (Very well off and very publicized people.) After all, there are
celebrities who married real people, so they can't be all that different, right? We all need love, regardless of whether we're a household name with a glamorous looking day job, or grinding out a nine to five in a cubicle with the flash of our selfie cameras acting as paparazzi.
So even though there are a slew of celebrities who only seem to get involved with other celebrities, the following
celebrities who married totally normal people are here to give you hope. You know all those nights you spent dreaming that one day you'd marry your favorite teen heartthrob? It turns out those dreams may not have been completely in vain. Because celebrities marry normal people all the time, and here are 19 of them to reassure you that it could happen to you, too. 1 Aaron Paul and Lauren Parsekian VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images
If you haven't heard that Aaron Paul loves his wife Lauren Parsekian, I'm not sure where you've been. The PDA-prone
Paul and Parsekian got married in 2013, and according to The Cut, the couple met at Coachella . 2 Eddie Redmayne and Hannah Bagshawe ADRIAN SANCHEZ-GONZALEZ/AFP/Getty Images
Eddie Redmayne had quite possibly the best 2014 of all time.
E Online reported that he married his wife Hannah Bagshawe and was nominated for that Oscar he nabbed all within weeks of one another. Goals. 3 Jesse Williams and Aryn Drake-Lee John Shearer/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 4 Cynthia Nixon and Christine Mariononi Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 5 Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso Christopher Polk/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
Matt Damon met his wife Luciana Barroso in a story worthy of a romantic comedy, when the then bartender helped the actor escape a hoard of fans chasing after him. Love at first escape route. "I got lucky," Damon told
Esquire. " I married a civilian." He then attributed his low profile to his wife, Barroso. 6 Vince Vaughn and Kyla Weber Jason Kempin/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
Us Weekly, Vince Vaughn married Kyla Weber, a Candian real estate agent, and had some pretty sweet things to say about her when he visited Ellen in 2011. "I met the best girl in the world," Vaughn said. 7 Scarlett Johansson and Romain Dauriac MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images Us Weekly reported that Scarlett Johansson married Romain Dauriac , a manager of a creative agency, in October 2014 in a private ceremony. 8 Meryl Streep and Don Gummer MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images 9 Tobey Maguire and Jennifer Meyer Mike Windle/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 10 Zoe Saldana and Marco Perego Mike Coppola/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images E Online reported that Zoe Saldana wed Marco Perego in July 2013 in a quiet ceremony outside of London. Saldana and the Italian artist welcomed twins into the world in November 2014. 11 Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 12 Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tasha McCauley Jason Merritt/Jerod Harris/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images People reported that Joseph Gordon-Levitt wed Tasha McCauley in December 2014. And although McCauley may not be a celebrity, she's definitely holding her own as the CEO and co-founder of a Fellow Robots, a robotics company based in NASA's research park. 13 Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 14 Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 15 Ewan McGregor and Eve Mavrakis Noam Galai/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
Ewan McGregor married his wife and french producer Eve Mavrakis in 1995, after meeting on the set of
Kavanagh QC. He opened up about he fell in love immediately during a trip to The Graham Norton Show. 16 Jeff Bridges and Susan Geston Mark Davis/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
During a session of Oprah's
Master Class, Jeff Bridges opened up about how he met his wife of nearly forty years, Susan Geston. He told Oprah that while he was working on Rancho Deluxe in 1975, he noticed a local woman and couldn't take his eyes off of her. The rest is history. 17 Prince William and Kate Middleton WPA Pool/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
The royal and the commoner, a tale as old a time. Lucky lady
Kate Middleton met Prince William while the two were at school, and they were married in April 2011 for all the world to see. 18 Jessica Alba and Cash Warren Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images 19 Conan O'Brien and Liza Powel CHRIS FARINA/AFP/Getty Images
The talk show host met his now wife when she was in the audience of a taping of his television show. In an interview with Piers Morgan, O'Brien stated, "Somewhere, in the vault at NBC, there’s footage of me literally
falling for my wife on camera." The couple wed in 2002.