Rachel Bilson celebrated longtime love Hayden Christensen’s Wednesday, April 19, 36th birthday with a shoutout on Instagram — and honored another major milestone in the process! “Happy Birthday Handsome ❤️,” the Hart of Dixie alum, 35, wrote alongside a photo of Christensen, with whom she shares daughter Briar, 2. “We love you so much.” Bilson also gave a nod to their decade-long relationship by adding: “#10yearsandcounting #superdaddy#birthdayboy.”
Though the couple tends to be private about their romantic life, Bilson does publicly gush about her man from time to time. In July 2015, she posted a sweet selfie kissing the Star Wars actor with a simple heart emoji caption, and the actress recently told Us Weekly that she holds tight to a gift from Christensen as a lucky charm. “There’s a bracelet from Hayden that was engraved for me with a special saying,” she told Us in December, though she played coy on the jewelry’s message. “I always carry that around.”
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The couple met on set while filming their 2008 film Jumper. They called off their two-year engagement in August 2010, but reconciled soon after. Us Weekly exclusively broke the news of Briar’s birth in November 2014.
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