These 17 On-Screen Couples Dated Off-Screen And You Had No Idea

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It seems as though the built-in set of a TV show is not an uncommon place for actors and actresses to fall in love, both onscreen and off. The chemistry between some of our favorite TV characters is so strong that they gotta continue the love-fest when the camera’s turn off.

Source: eonlineTV Show: The O.C. Copyright: College Hill Pictures, 2003 Distributed by: Warner Bros. Television Distribution

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