Soothe yourself with 30 years’ worth of Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s love story

Soothe yourself with 30 years’ worth of Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s love story

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You can still believe in love

Hollywood couples have had a rough go of things as of late. Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan, and Sarah Silverman and Michael Sheen have all called it quits this year alone. But have faith! Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, the movie industry’s shining beacon of marital bliss, are not only still going strong but just celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. The party boasted A-list attendees like Barack Obama and Oprah Winfrey — if that isn’t a glowing endorsement of their marriage, we don’t know what is. 

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Volunteers, 1985

This John Candy-starring comedy is where it all began. 

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Dragnet premiere, 1987

The couple steps out a year before their nuptials. 

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Oscars Governors Ball, 1987

This may look like a wedding portrait, but it was actually the first time they attended the Academy Awards together. 

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Oscars Governors Ball, 1990

Hanks and Wilson have been married for three decades and they’ve also been attending the Academy Awards just as long.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame, 1992

Wilson was on hand to help Hanks accept his very own star. 

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Sleepless in Seattle, 1993

They were husband-and-wife in real life, but in the classic rom-com they played (platonic) best friends. 

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