Advertisement

The Sweetest Throwback Photos of Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick

Look back at more than 25 years of adorable moments in celebration of the longtime pair's wedding anniversary on May 19

Ron Davis/Getty
Ron Davis/Getty

Early Days

Ron Davis/Getty
Ron Davis/Getty

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick's decades-long love story began in the early 1990s, when they were introduced by the Sex and the City star's brothers. The two Hollywood icons married in 1997, and they have since built a life and a family together.

Sharing the Spotlight

Ron Galella, Ltd./Ron Galella Collection via Getty
Ron Galella, Ltd./Ron Galella Collection via Getty

Upon meeting, they initially bonded over a shared love of theater. They went on to share the Broadway stage in a 1995 revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. For his leading performance, Broderick took home the Tony Award for best actor.

The duo returned to the stage together in 2022, when the costarred in a Broadway production of Plaza Suite.

Side by Side

Ron Galella/WireImage
Ron Galella/WireImage

The talented partners have accompanied each other on every major awards show red carpet. Parker also arrived on Broderick's arm when his 1998 flick Godzilla premiered in New York City.

Primetime Pair

SGranitz/WireImage
SGranitz/WireImage

In 1999, they graced the Emmys in their most glamorous attire – it was, after all, Parker's first time attending as a nominee.

Support System

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic
Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic

Broderick was there to celebrate his wife when she won her first Golden Globe Award in 2000.

Another Date Night

Kevin Mazur/WireImage
Kevin Mazur/WireImage

SJP rocked sunglasses on Oscar night in 1993.

Happy Family

Adam Rountree/Getty
Adam Rountree/Getty

In 2002, Parker and Broderick welcomed their first of three children together, son James Wilkie. They shared their little one's adorable face with the world when they first returned to their New York City apartment after his arrival.

James became a big brother in 2009, upon the birth of Parker and Broderick's twin girls Marion Loretta Elwell and Tabitha Hodge.

Loving Glance

Evan Agostini/Getty
Evan Agostini/Getty

When asked about the "secret" to his and Parker's enduring romance, Broderick once said, "I don't know the secret at all, but I, you know, I'm very grateful and I love her. It's amazing. I mean, I can't believe that it's been that long. It doesn't feel like it."

Looking Back

Over the years, Parker has given fans glimpses inside her relationship with throwback Instagram posts in honor of their wedding anniversary. In 2017, she shared a photo taken as they danced together.

"It flew by Baby," she wrote in the caption. "Good golly I love you."

A Long Way

"We've come a long way baby," Parker wrote on social media in 2020, posting a dramatic black-and-white throwback photo.

Milestone Moment

On their 25th anniversary in 2022, Parker shared a photo of their wedding invitation.

For more People news, make sure to sign up for our newsletter!

Read the original article on People.