One of the biggest examples of this being the battle for custody of Sofia. Then, he came out. Zambos Elite is awesome.
Reiser and Hunt were fun to watch and they seemed to really like each other behind the scenes as well—something that definitely helped convince viewers that their onscreen love was real. Seth found out that Summer wasn't as cool as she seemed, and Summer learned that Seth was more complex than he appeared.
Magic, of course. Oh, and did we mention two of the three were vampire brothers? They gave us some magical warm fuzzies when they were together, though. The relationship between Piper and Alex has been a common thread between all seasons of OITNBand the fact that these two can find love behind bars and somewhat bury their complicated history proves that love can happen anywhere.
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Some keep you waiting on the edge of your seat through breakups and makeups and back again. On top of that, you had two of the biggest names in show business playing love interests, keeping fans tuning in week after week to see the Petries take on whatever life threw at them as a team—something that wasn't necessarily the norm in the s.
David and Patrick don't only revere each other, but they know how to show divas a little respect. Plus, Dobrev and Somerhalder dated off screen, meaning that chemistry between their fictional characters was the real deal. So, when this career-driven lawyer who seemed to have everything planned out met Steve David Eigenberga charmingly nerdy Favorite Gay TV Couples who was quite the opposite, it was hard not to root for them.
They are a great example of a healthy relationship.
This show is one of the very few shows that doesn't queer-bait its audience either. Just saying. He showed us what true love is and that you can be loved, even if you don't love yourself.