When celebs say they’re “just friends” we know there’s a lot more behind the “F” word than they’d like us to think!
Ryan Reynolds and Sandra Bullock are the latest Hollywood stars to have their relationship put under the microscope to determine if they’re more than just friends. Even with publicists denying any romance, that’s never the last word when it comes to love in Tinsel Town! Teen dream Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez fought romance rumors before the paps caught them getting cozy on a romantic getaway to the Caribbean. It’s true you can’t believe any couple is “just friends” when they are living in the spotlight! Take a look back at other hot Hollywood couples that, even if they’ve called it quits, tried to keep their romance under wraps!
Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez, 18 may have said “It was just pancakes!” when she was spotted having breakfast at IHOP with 16-year-old Justin Bieber, but the two were caught kissing on a yacht weeks later!
Joe Jonas and Demi Lovato
The Disney darlings fell for each other while filming Camp Rock, but said their relationship was more like siblings! Demi Lovato, 18, and 21-year-old Joe Jonas changed their tune when they came out as a couple at the 2010 Teen Choice Awards!
Rihanna and Chris Brown
The pair insisted they were just friends even with damning paparazzi photos to prove otherwise, but the 22-year-old Rihanna and Chris Brown, 21, finally ‘fessed up to being a couple in late 2008.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Brad Pitt, 47, and Angelina Jolie, 35, fell in love on the set of Mr. and Mrs. Smith, but kept their relationship out of limelight until Brad separated from then-wife, Jennifer Aniston. The couple’s 90+ page spread in W magazine soon solidified them as a perfect pair.
LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibriani
Love blossomed between 28-year-old LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibriani, 37 while they were both married to other people, but they couldn’t keep their ‘just friends’ front for long after they both filed for divorce and became Hollywood sweethearts.
Nick Jonas and Miley Cyrus
While touring together in their early teens, 18-year-olds Nick Jonas and Miley Cyrus fell into puppy love. Miley kissed him on the cheek in front of thousands, letting everyone know she was crushing and after their break-up opend up about their relationship to the press.
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart
Hollywood’s perfect couple tried to keep their relationship secret for the sake of their careers, but when the cameras caught 24-year-old Robert Pattinson and 20-year-old Kristen Stewart out on multiple dates around LA we all knew they were more than friends.
Taylor Swift and Taylor Lautner
They started off as friends on the set of Valentine’s Day, but dates around town and public messages to each other during their Saturday Night Live hosting gig solidified 21-year-old taylor Swift and 18-year-old Taylor Lautner as a cute couple.
Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
The Vicky Cristina Barcelona co-stars tried to keep their romance a secret, but nothing gets by the yes of the prying press! 36-year-old Penelope Crus and Javier Bardem, 47, were married July 2010 in the Bahamas.
Samantha Ronson and Lindsay Lohan
Their friendship was a surprise and 24-year-old Lindsay Lohan kept quiet about it being more, but once she was by 33-year-old Samantha Ronson’s side 24/7 and spotted holding hands, Lindsay didn’t deny they were girlfriends.
Which Hollywood “just friends” couple will go down in the books as YOUR favorite? Which couple do you think is still hiding their love under the guise of “friendship?” Sound off below!