A late-Eighties/early-Nineties power couple, Julia Roberts and 24 star Kiefer Sutherland were engaged, too.
However, Roberts branded Sutherland as “young and silly” after calling off their engagement in 1991.
She did say he was ‘very nice’ though, which should be some comfort.
2002After meeting on the set of movie, Murder by Numbers, Ryan Gosling and Sandra Bullock started dating, providing plenty of fodder for the gossip columns thanks to a sixteen year age difference.
The romance lasted a year, and Gosling soon started another high profile relationship with a co-star – his Notebook leading lady, Rachel Mc Adams.
Remember when Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears were the biggest thing on the planet, in all that denim? But did you know that Justin also dated pop princess Fergie, pre-Britney?
Find a rooftop bar that fits the vibe (whether that's cozy intimate or more of a crowded scene) and soak it in together. If you want a less stuffy environment than a dinner setting, where there's mimosas a'plenty and no pressure to stick around for the rest of the day, try going for a day date for brunch on the weekend.
For fellow angsty people, you can at least get the date out of the way and then go about your day instead of sweating it until evening.
Yes, you *could* play it safe and opt for a traditional dinner.
Buuuut it always pays to think outside the box and take risks: a new shared experience can draw out details about your date you wouldn't discover, say, chatting over a three-course meal.