No onerous emotions! Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki have maintained a robust friendship since their 2009 cut up — and by no means let their private lives get in the way in which of their skilled bond.
The actors labored collectively on the Big Bang Theory for 12 seasons from 2007 to 2019. When the collection started, they sparked an offscreen romance however kept their relationship out of the spotlight earlier than calling it quits.
“We dated actually early on for nearly two years. Once we did the pilot, I used to be crushing so onerous on Galecki, however he had a girlfriend,” Cuoco recalled throughout a November 2020 episode of Dax Shepard‘s “Armchair Knowledgeable” podcast. “We acquired collectively and just fell mad for each other for 2 years, however then we broke up. Fortunately, Johnny and I got here out of it so brilliantly and we’re nearer right this moment than we ever have been.”
Every of the actors moved on within the wake of their romance, with the 8 Simple Rules alum marrying Ryan Sweeting in 2013. Earlier than she filed for divorce in October 2015, Cuoco mentioned she felt “fortunate” that her then-husband was such a fan of Galecki.
“Johnny is definitely certainly one of my greatest buddies. It’s a state of affairs that ended nicely. I perceive generally it doesn’t. It might have gone horrible,” she mentioned on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen in September 2015. “He’s certainly one of my dearest buddies and Ryan loves him. Johnny loves [Ryan]. I acquired fortunate.”[jwplayer m5NZfY1g-l3ahXupL
Following her cut up from Sweeting, the Charmed alum and Galecki sparked speculation of a reunion greater than as soon as. Although Large Bang Idea followers would have liked to see the longtime costars rekindle their romance, Cuoco ultimately tied the knot with Karl Cook in June 2018, with Galecki there to witness the magical second.
“Deepest congrats to the newlyweds. Love you each a lot @normancook & @mrtankcook So moved by tonight. ❤️,” the actor gushed through Instagram on the time, posing in between the married couple.
Galecki, for his half, welcomed son Avery with Alaina Meyer in November 2019. The pair cut up one yr later.
Scroll all the way down to relive Cuoco and Galecki’s fun-filled relationship, from costar couple to pleasant exes.