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This is a list of supercouples, fictional couples who have been titled supercouples by the media, usually with the addition of substantial fan support; they may have been referred to as power couples or dynamic duos, and are often defined by a standard set of criteria or circumstances; these circumstances include mania (significant press and media attention being placed on the couple, having to do with charm rather than negativity), the couple being labeled a supercouple by valid sources, the couple having notably impacted popular culture (such as by mania or by becoming a de facto symbol for its genre), and having been listed as an all-time top romance. Each of these examples have been identified by scholars, critics and press as defining supercouples.[1][2][3][4]

Soap opera

Supercouple Years of reign Show Source(s)
Cliff and Nina 1979–89 All My Children [5][6][7]
Greg and Jenny 1981–84 [8][9]
Jesse and Angie 1982–88, 2008–11, 2013 [10][11][12][13]
Tad and Dixie 1989–2007, 2011 [12][14]
Dimitri and Erica 1991–2001 [12][15]
Edmund and Maria 1993–97, 2003–05 [16]
Noah and Julia 1994–96 [7]
Ryan and Gillian 1998–2001 [17]
Leo and Greenlee 1999–2002, 2011 [18]
Bianca and Maggie 2002–07 [19][20][21][22]
JR and Babe 2003–08 [23]
Zach and Kendall 2005–11 [24][25]
Steve and Alice 1968–75 Another World [4]
Jeff and Penny 1956–62 As the World Turns [26][27]
Bob and Lisa Hughes 1960-64 [28]
Holden and Lily 1985–2005, 2010 [12][29]
Jack and Carly 1997–2010 [4][30]
Steve and Betsy 1982–86 [5]
Tom and Margo 1981–2010 [31]
Will and Gwen 2005–10 [32]
Luke and Noah 2007–10 [12][33]
Ridge and Brooke 1987–2012, 2013–14, 2016–present The Bold and the Beautiful [34]
Ridge and Taylor 1990–2002, 2005–06, 2009, 2011 [35]
Ken and Deirdre 1981–2014 Coronation Street [36]
Bo and Hope 1983–2012, 2015 Days of Our Lives [2][11][12][37]
Doug and Julie 1970–present [12][38]
Jack and Jennifer 1989–2012 [2][39]
John and Marlena 1986–present [4][12][40][41]
Roman and Marlena 1981–94 [4][15]
Shane and Kimberly 1984–90, 2010, 2013 [42]
Steve and Kayla 1986–90, 2006–09, 2015–present [2][4][37][43]
Justin and Adrienne 1987–91, 2010–15 [44][45][46]
Lucas and Sami 1993–95, 2004–06, 2007–08, 2012 [47]
Shawn and Belle 1999–2005, 2007–present [48][49][50]
EJ and Sami 2006–09, 2010, 2013–14 [51][52]
Will and Sonny 2012–15, 2017–present [53][54][55][56][57]
Adam and Nicole 1970–75 The Edge of Night [12]
Alfie and Kat 2003–12, 2013–14, 2015–present EastEnders [36]
Luke and Laura 1978–2001 General Hospital [2][12][58][59][60]
Robert and Holly 1982–85, 1992 [61][62]
Frisco and Felicia 1984–95, 2013 [7][58][60][62]
Sean and Tiffany 1986–95, 2008–present [63]
Robert and Anna 1985, 1991–92 [7][12][64]
Duke and Anna 1986–90, 2013–15 [60][62][65]
Stone and Robin 1993–95 [60][66]
Sonny and Brenda 1993–95, 1997–98, 2010–11 [60][67][68]
Jax and Brenda 1996–98, 2002–03, 2013 [58][60]
Lucky and Elizabeth 1997–99, 2004–07, 2009–10 [60][69]
Sonny and Carly 1999–2005, 2007, 2014–present [58][60][70][71]
Nikolas and Emily 2003–08 [60]
Jason and Sam 2004–07, 2009–12, 2016–present [60][72][73]
Patrick and Robin 2005–14, 2015–16 [73][74]
Jason and Elizabeth 2007–08, 2014–15 [60][73][75]
Spinelli and Maxie 2008–10 [73][76]
Dante and Lulu 2009–15, 2016–present [60][73][77][78]
Gus and Harley 2001–08 Guiding Light [79][80]
Josh and Reva 1984–2009 [4][12]
Quint and Nola 1981–85 [81]
Roger and Holly 1971–80, 1989–98 [82]
John Paul and Craig 2006–08 Hollyoaks [83]
Brendan and Ste 2010–13 [84][85]
Frank and Bobby 1988–92 Home and Away [86]
Michael and Pippa 1990–96 [86]
Kane and Kirsty 2002–05 [86]
Shane and Angel 1993–96 [87]
Will and Dani 2000–01 [88]
Alden Richards and Yaya Dub 2015–present Kalyeserye [89]
Trisha and Trucker 1990s Loving [90]
Karl and Susan 1994–present Neighbours [36]
Des and Daphne 1985–88 [91]
Scott and Charlene 1986–89 [87]
Joe and Viki 1968–70, 1972–79 One Life to Live [92][93]
Larry and Meredith 1968–73 [94][95]
Jim and Anna 1969–81 [96]
Ed and Carla 1973–79 [97][98]
Tim and Jenny 1975–76 [99][100][101][102]
Clint and Viki 1982–94, 2011–13 [103]
Cord and Tina 1986–93, 2011–12 [104][105][106]
Bo and Nora 1994–2002, 2004–08, 2009–13 [7][15]
Todd and Blair 1994–2004, 2012–13 [107]
Nash and Jessica/Nash and Tess 2005–08 [108][109]
Cole and Starr 2006–10, 2012 [110]
Luis and Sheridan 1999–2006 Passions [4][111]
Julian and Eve 2003–08 [112]
Caleb and Livvie 2001–02, 2003 Port Charles [113][114]
Alison and Rafe 2002–03 [4]
Kevin and Lucy 1997–2003, 2013 [115]
Eden and Cruz 1984–91 Santa Barbara [2][4]
Mason and Julia 1986–93 [116][117]
Meg and Ben 1997–99 Sunset Beach [118][119]
Victor and Nikki 1981–present The Young and the Restless [11][111][120]
Danny and Christine 1990–94, 2012 [121]
Ryan and Victoria 1992–2001 [12]
Neil and Drucilla 1992–98, 2002–07 [122][123][124]
Nick and Sharon 1994–2006, 2009–10, 2013–14 [111][125][126]
J.T. and Colleen 2001–09 [127][128]
Daniel and Lily 2005–07, 2011 [129]
Nick and Phyllis 2006–13 [130]
Cane and Lily 2007–present [131]
Billy and Victoria 2010–14, 2016 [132][133]
Devon and Hilary 2013–17 [134][135]

Prime time television

Some notable supercouples within prime time television:

Supercouple Years of reign Show Source(s)
Dwayane Wayne and Whitley Gilbert 1989–93 A Different World [136][137]
Bobbi Morse and Lance Hunter 2014–16 Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D [138][139]
Jemma Simmons and Leo Fitz 2013–present [138][140]
Michael Vaughn and Sydney Bristow 2003–06 Alias [141]
Julian Sark and Lauren Reed 2003 [142]
Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak 2012–present Arrow [143]
Gaius Baltar and Number Six 2003–09 Battlestar Galactica [144]
Dylan McKay and Brenda Walsh 1990–94 Beverly Hills, 90210 [145][146]
David Silver and Donna Martin 1991–2000 [12][146]
Brandon Walsh and Kelly Taylor 1994–99 [136]
Leonard Hofstadter and Penny 2007–present The Big Bang Theory [147][148]
Sheldon Cooper and Amy Farrah Fowler 2011–present [148][149]
Seeley Booth and Temperance Brennan 2005–2017 Bones [150]
Shawn Hunter and Angela Moore 1997–2000 Boy Meets World [151]
Cory Matthews and Topanga Lawrence 1993–2000 [136][152]
Angel and Buffy Summers 1997–99 Buffy the Vampire Slayer [136][153][154]
Spike and Buffy Summers 2000–03 [136]
Leo Wyatt and Piper Halliwell 1998–2006 Charmed [155]
Sam Malone and Diane Chambers 1982–87, 1993 Cheers [156]
Chuck Bartowski and Sarah Walker 2007–12 Chuck [157]
Bobby Ewing and Pamela Barnes 1978–87 Dallas (original) [12]
Pacey Witter and Joey Potter 1998–2003 Dawson's Creek [136][141][146][158]
J.T. Yorke and Liberty Van Zandt 2004–07 Degrassi [159]
Eli Goldsworthy and Clare Edwards 2010–15 [160]
Fiona Coyne and Imogen Moreno 2011–13 [161]
Blake Carrington and Krystle Jennings 1981–91 Dynasty [12][145]
Ephram Brown and Amy Abbott 2002–06 Everwood [136]
Steve Urkel and Laura Winslow 1989–97 Family Matters [136][146]
Barry Allen and Iris West 2014–present The Flash [162]
Eric Taylor and Tami Taylor 2006–2011 Friday Night Lights [163][164]
Ross Geller and Rachel Green 1994–2004 Friends [145][165]
Chandler Bing and Monica Geller 1998–2004 [166]
Jesse Katsopolis and Rebecca Donaldson 1989–95 Full House [167]
D.J. Tanner and Steve Hale 1992–94, 1995 [136]
Rory Gilmore and Jess Mariano 2002–04 Gilmore Girls [136]
Lorelai Gilmore and Luke Danes 2004–06 [168]
Finn Hudson and Rachel Berry 2009–12 Glee [169]
Kurt Hummel and Blaine Anderson 2010–15 [170]
Sanatana Lopez and Brittany Pierce 2009–15 [171]
Will Schuester and Emma Pillsbury 2009–15 [172]
Chuck Bass and Blair Waldorf 2007–12 Gossip Girl [142][173][174]
Derek Shepherd and Meredith Grey 2005–15 Grey's Anatomy [168][175][176]
Mark Sloan and Lexie Grey 2008–12 [177]
Callie Torres and Arizona Robbins 2008–15 [163]
Marshall Eriksen and Lily Aldrin 2005–14 How I Met Your Mother [178]
Ricky and Lucy Ricardo 1951–57 I Love Lucy [179]
Sun Kwon and Jin Kwon 2004–10 Lost [180]
Bette Porter and Tina Kennard 2004–09 The L Word [181]
Daniel Castellano and Mindy Lahiri 2014-16 The Mindy Project [147]
Angela Chase and Jordan Catalano 1994–95 My So-Called Life [136]
Tony DiNozzo and Ziva David 2005–13 NCIS [182][183]
Richard Castle and Kate Beckett 2009–16 Castle [184]
Seth Cohen and Summer Roberts 2003–07 The O.C. [136][185]
Ryan Atwood and Marissa Cooper 2003–06 [186]
Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly 2005–13 The Office [187][188]
Prince Charming and Snow White 2011–present Once Upon a Time [189]
Lucas Scott and Peyton Sawyer 2006–09 One Tree Hill [190]
Nathan Scott and Haley James 2003–12 [191][192][193]
Ben Wyatt and Leslie Knope 2011–15 Parks and Recreation [147]
Aria Montgomery and Ezra Fitz 2010–2017 Pretty Little Liars [194]
Hanna Marin and Caleb Rivers 2011–2017 [195][196]
Spencer Hastings and Toby Cavanaugh 2011–16 [197][198]
Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski 1989–94 Saved by the Bell [136][199]
Olivia Pope and Fitz Grant 2012–16 Scandal [200][201]
Perry Cox and Jordan Sullivan 2001–10 Scrubs [202]
Carrie Bradshaw and Mr. Big 1998–2004 Sex and the City [203][204]
Alec Lightwood and Magnus Bane 2016–present Shadowhunters [205]
Clark Kent and Lana Lang 2001–09 Smallville [141][206]
Clark Kent and Lois Lane 2009–11 [207]
Eric Forman and Donna Pinciotti 1998–2006 That '70s Show [146][208]
Stefan Salvatore and Elena Gilbert 2009–12 The Vampire Diaries [209][210]
Damon Salvatore and Elena Gilbert 2012–15, 2017 [211][212]
Klaus Mikaelson and Caroline Forbes 2012 [213][214]
Tyler Lockwood and Caroline Forbes 2010–14 [215]
Stefan Salvatore and Caroline Forbes 2014–17 [216]
Rick Grimes and Michonne 2012–present The Walking Dead [217][218]
Glenn Rhee and Maggie Greene 2010–2016 [163][219][220]
Kevin Arnold and Winnie Cooper 1988–93 The Wonder Years [221][222]
Clarke Griffin and Lexa 2015–16 The 100 [223][224]
Adrianna Tate-Duncan and Navid Shirazi 2008–13 90210 [225]


Supercouple Year of reign Film Source(s)
Nickie Ferrante and Terry McKay 1957 An Affair to Remember [226]
Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker 1967 Bonnie and Clyde [227]
Jack Twist and Ennis Del Mar 2005 Brokeback Mountain [228]
Rick Blaine and Ilsa Lund 1942 Casablanca [226]
Rhett Butler and Scarlett O'Hara 1939 Gone with the Wind [229]
Troy Bolton And Gabriella Montez 2006–08 High School Musical [230]
Han Solo and Princess Leia 1977–2015 Star Wars [231]
Aragorn II Elessar and Arwen 2001–03 Lord of the Rings [231]
Peter Parker and Gwen Stacey 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 [232]
Hazel Lancaster and Augustus Waters 2014 The Fault in Our Stars [233]
Jack Dawson and Rose DeWitt Bukater 1997–98 Titanic [227]
Tony and Maria 1961 West Side Story [226]

In other media

Comic book

Supercouple Year of couple creation Comic book Source(s)
Clark Kent and Lois Lane 1938 Superman [234][235]
Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson 1966 Spider-Man [236][237]
Reed Richards and Susan Storm 1961 Fantastic Four [237][238][239]
Scott Summers and Jean Grey 1963 X-Men [237]
Rictor and Shatterstar 2009 Marvel Comics Universe [239]

Toys, animation, or other

Supercouple Year of couple creation Origin Source(s)
Ken and Barbie 1961 Mattel [240][241]


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  159. ^ "Liberty and J.T. were an original 'Degrassi' supercouple, which I guess makes her significant? Their adoption storyline was really one of the earliest major, ground-breaking stories on "TNG." But Liberty on her own was hit-or-miss..."
  160. ^ "As Degrassi‘s angstiest super-couple, Eli (Munro Chambers) and Clare (Aislinn Paul) are no strangers to drama. "
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  162. ^ "It seems like something always gets in the way of the inevitable Barry/Iris power couple. At the beginning of Season 2, before Patty came into the picture, Kreisberg had said that the loss of Eddie (Rick Cosnett) in the Season 1 finale weighed too heavily on the pair for them to get romantic with each other just yet. "
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  170. ^ "As you’ve probably read, "Glee" supercouple Kurt and Blaine are on the outs when the show comes back, with Blaine already moved on to a familiar face. But they’re not the only couple facing problems — a married couple from "Glee" seasons past is facing a divorce."
  171. ^ " Naya Rivera was asked about the status of the show's other same-sex super couple Santana and Brittany. "
  172. ^ "The fourth episode of the new Glee season will be a turning point for all of the show’s supercouples. "I’m not going to say who breaks up and who doesn’t, but they all —Santana/Brittany, Kurt/Blaine, Will/Emma, Rachel/Finn — get kicked in the nuts. "
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  200. ^ "...But over the past four seasons, creator Shonda Rhimes has worked her emotion-manipulating magic, and now fans of the show have fallen head over heels for the power couple that is Olivia Pope and Fitzgerald Grant III."
  201. ^ "So before we find out what will become of Olitz (or is it Fitlivia?) in Season Three, we had some fun looking back at the history of the fictional power couple’s rocky romance—in all its sexy, backstabbing, lip-quivering detail."
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  218. ^ "The spoiler claims that Rick and Michonne will get caught in bed together by newcomer Jesus, who also makes his debut in "The Next World." How excited are you to find out that Rick and Michonne are getting together to form the super couple Richonne?"
  219. ^ "Walking Dead fans had a big scare when Glenn appeared to die earlier this season. But The Walking Dead's super couple isn’t out of the woods yet. Be on the lookout for a "vampire bat." You’ll know what I mean, soon enough."
  220. ^ "Glenn actually sits out this episode, but the show hasn't forgotten about its long-running power couple."
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