They should cast Elizabeth Olsen’s husband as Wanda’s new love interest…
In some MCU movies and TV shows, the romances are as epic as the journey the hero undergoes. A few of the couples have so much chemistry that you almost wish the actors were together in real life.
While Tom Holland and Zendaya are the only onscreen MCU couple who are also dating in real life, many of the other actors are out there living epic romances of their very own.
Here are 14 MCU couples vs. who the actors are dating or married to IRL:
Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany play spouses Wanda Maximoff and Vision in WandaVision.
In real life, Elizabeth is married to Robbie Arnett, who’s a vocalist in the indie band Milo Greene.
Paul married fellow actor Jennifer Connelly, who voiced the AI Karen in Spider-Man: Homecoming, in 2003.
Though Tom Hiddleston and Sophia Di Martino both play variants of the same character in Loki, they share an onscreen kiss.
Sophia is in a long-term relationship with Flowers creator Will Sharpe.
As Tony Stark and Pepper Potts, Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow play love interests in Iron Man.
Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman play intergalactic on-again/off-again couple Thor and Jane Foster in Thor.
In real life, Chris married model Elsa Pataky in 2010.
Natalie married her Black Swan choreographer Benjamin Millepied in 2012.
In Avengers: Age of Ultron, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo fell in love as Natasha Romanoff and Bruce Banner.
In Spider-Man: No Way Home, Zendaya and Tom Holland play high school couple MJ Jones and Peter Parker.
In Guardians of the Galaxy, Zoe Saldaña and Chris Pratt play love interests Gamora and Peter Quill.
Chris married Katherine Schwarzenegger in 2019.
In Ant-Man and the Wasp, Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly play superhero couple Scott Lang and Hope van Dyne.
Evangeline has been in a long-term relationship with Norman Kali, who was a production assistant on her show Lost, since 2010.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Rachel McAdams play love interests Stephen Strange and Christine Palmer in Doctor Strange.
In Black Widow, David Harbour and Rachel Weisz play fake-couple-turned-real-romantic-interests Alexei Shostakov and Melina Vostokoff.
In Eternals, Gemma Chan and Kit Harington play couple Sersi and Dane Whitman.
In real life, Gemma has been dating fellow Marvel actor Dominic Cooper — who played Howard Stark in Marvel projects like Captain America and Agent Carter — since 2018.
Kit married his Game of Thrones costar/love interest Rose Leslie in 2018.
In the same movie, Barry Keoghan and Lauren Ridloff play love interests Druig and Makkari.
In real life, Barry is in a relationship with Alyson Sandro.
Eternals also features Brian Tyree Henry and Haaz Sleiman as married couple Phastos and Ben.
In real life, Brian is reportedly single, but after losing his mother, he “just started living in a place of, like, look, man: This world is full of millions of people. It’s not about you finding them. Or y’all finding each other. It’s about you finding yourself.”
Likewise, Haaz has not publicly confirmed any romantic partners, but he said that representation like Phastos and Ben bring to the movie is “beyond a dream come true, it’s lifesaving.”
And finally, in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Fala Chen and Tony Leung Chiu-wai play Ying Li and Wenwu, Shang-Chi’s parents.
In real life, Fala married entrepreneur Emmanuel Straschnov in 2019.