Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are reportedly engaged The two first met in on "That '70s Show" They say they have been friends for years When they began dating in , they initially said they were just friends Ashton Kutcher's quiet romance with Mila Kunis has reportedly blossomed into an engagement.
The former "That '70s Show" co-stars have never been shy about PDA since they began dating in , but neither one has talked much about the relationship. Reps for both actors have been mum, with only a telltale photo of a diamond ring on Kunis' left hand to fuel speculation she and Kutcher will soon be tying the knot. But how did these two go from friends and co-workers to a couple? Here's a recap of the love story: Kutcher, then 20, landed a role in "That '70s Show," the Fox comedy about a high school kid growing up in Wisconsin during the late s.
Kutcher was the ditzy pretty boy Kelso, and Mila Kunis, at 15, was Kelso's on-again, off-again girlfriend, Jackie. At the time, Kutcher was in a relationship with a pre-"Mad Men" January Jones, but working together definitely helped Kutcher and Kunis bond.
She seemed as if she'd done it a thousand times," Kutcher told the magazine. I mean, here's this little girl, and I have to kiss her. With "That '70s Show" turning both Kutcher and Kunis into household names, their private lives became the interest of the public.
Kutcher moved on from Jones and began dating actresses such as Ashley Scott and the late Brittany Murphy. Meanwhile, Kunis struck up a relationship with Macaulay Culkin of "Home Alone" fame in , and their relationship lasted for eight years. By now, Kutcher had fallen for Demi Moore, nearly 16 years his senior, and they wed in a private Kabbalah ceremony in As "That '70s Show" came to an end, Kutcher and Kunis had apparently forged an enduring friendship.
When they were first spotted spending a lot of time together in , Kunis' rep brushed off the romance reports by saying that "they have been friends for years. Kutcher and Kunis moved on personally and professionally after "That '70s Show. In , Moore released a statement she was ending her marriage to the star.
The April following his separation from Moore, Kutcher and Kunis began spending a large amount of time together. They were seen dining out and going furniture shopping, and they reportedly went on a weekend trip.
A "Kutcher source" wasn't surprised by the turn of events, telling People magazine that while nothing happened during "That '70s Show," Kutcher "was always talking about how beautiful she is. But she was with Macaulay Culkin for a lot of that time and also just generally gave off a not interested vibe.
At some point, these "friends" found something more. While Kunis insisted she was having a hard time finding a date in July , paparazzi photos told a different story.
She was seen kissing Kutcher in New York's Central Park that September, a month after the two were rumored to have taken a vacation to Bali and two months after they seemed very into each other at a wrap party for his Steve Jobs biopic, "Jobs. As their relationship became more apparent, Kunis and Kutcher headed on a trip to his hometown in Iowa for the holidays.
While on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show , Kunis was visibly flustered when the host grilled her about her relationship with Kutcher. When was the last time you talked to him?
Kunis, failing to keep a straight face, replied, "Um, you know, it's been, give or take, a couple minutes. Last spring, Kutcher explained his reluctance to talk about what had become a pretty obvious love affair. And relationships are one of them.
And I am going to do everything in my power to have this relationship be private. As cameras kept catching Kutcher and Kunis in the act -- they were seen kissing courtside at a Los Angeles Lakers game -- Kunis began to open up a bit more about their bond.
In a February interview with Cosmopolitan magazine , Kunis described her ideal date night: