Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet announced Wednesday that they would be splitting after 16 years of being together and nearly five years of marriage. The statement stated that they shared this information not because it was newsworthy, but to ensure that we live our lives with dignity and honesty.”The love between them continues, evolving in the ways it wants to be known and loved. We free each other to be who we are learning to become… Our devotion is unwavering to this sacred life & our Children, teaching our children what’s possible, Living the Prayer. May Love Prevail.”

Many people were devastated by the news and started to think back about the Hollywood love story. You can read the rest of the story to see how their relationship evolved over the years.

She was his celebrity crush

In 2019, Momoa told Esquire Bonet was his childhood crush. She was the star of The Cosby Show. “I mean, she didn’t know that. He laughed and said that I hadn’t told her I was a stalker till after we had our children. “If someone says something’s impossible, I’m like “Listen, Lisa Bonet, it’s possible!” Anything is f—ing possible.'”

A blended family

Bonet was previously married from 1987 to 1993 to Lenny Kravitz, rockstar. They have one daughter, actress Zoe Kravitz. Momoa and Kravitz have had a very good relationship over the years. “People can’t believe how tight Jason and I are, or how tight I still am with Zoë’s mom, how we all relate,” Kravitz said in the Men’s Health‘s November 2020 issue. “We just do it because it’s what we do. Love rules, right? I mean, obviously, after a breakup, it’s work — it takes some work and time, healing and reflection, et cetera. Jason and I? Literally, the moment we met, it was like, “Oh, yeah.” “I love this dude.

Start the Relationship

Momoa met Bonet in 2004 through mutual friends at an LA jazz club. Bonet said that although it wasn’t a full-on relationship from the moment they met, it was a close one. Porter magazineIn a 2018 interview. She explained, “In that instant, love came and it came large, and he didn’t run like I think a lot men do.” “He basically picked me up, and threw it over his shoulder, caveman fashion!”

Having Kids

Lola, their first baby, was born to the couple in 2007. There were rumors that the couple had been married after Lola was born in 2007. Their son Nakoa Wolf was born the next year.

Being A Dad

“I can’t even tell you what I was doing before having kids,” says the author. AquamanStar spoke in an interview with 2016 Men’s Health. “Just f—king off. Wasting time. I was definitely reckless and out of control. Now I’m more focused. I love myself and take care of me more because I want to stay.

Making Things Legal

Momoa and Bonet were married in October 2017. “Jason Momoa married Lisa Bonet in October 2017,” a source confirmed. Us Weekly At the time. “Apparently they weren’t officially married until then!” They said they had’made it official’.

The Public Eye

Although the couple was kept private, they were still very open to each other. burned up red carpets togetherInterviews, and both mentioned each other. In a 2019 issue EsquireMomoa was asked if the family would adopt another dog. He joked that it was up to Mama. Mama is the boss — everyone knows that.” They also appeared together on a Rocket Mortgage Super Bowl advertisement in 2020.

A lovely gift

In 2020, Momoa restored a 1965 mustang – the first car that Bonet had when she was a teenager – custom for her as a gift and documented the process on Youtube. “To be in this passenger seat with my wife here and surprise her and our babies in the back — riding in her first car when she was 17 — I’m excited to see her face,” he said. “It’s come quite a distance.”