11 Beautiful Times Celebrity Besties Showed Us the True Meaning of Friendship
When Michelle Williams Surprised Busy Philipps with a Cardboard Cut-out of Herself
Although the award-winning actress couldn't make it to Philipps' side after the Cougar Town star's sinus surgery, she did send the next best thing: a cardboard cut-out of herself. "My BFF sent me a card board cut-out of herself to cheer me up post surgery and it is both hilarious and terrifying," Philipps tweeted in May 2018, along with a photo of the cutout.
When Brie Larson Cried with Emma Stone After Her Oscar Win
Larson and Stone embraced backstage right after Stone claimed the Best Actress statuette at the 2017 Oscars ceremony. The Academy shared video of the twosome sobbing, while Larson wrote on Instagram: “You know what’s better than winning? Watching your friends win.” For the record, we are just as moved by our friends’ less-televised accomplishments.
When Steve Martin Revealed He, Tom Hanks & Martin Short Get Colonoscopies Together Every Other Year
Martin and Short explained during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live that the famous friends decided to tackle the somewhat miserable colonoscopy prep — which involves ditching all solid foods and drinking a half-gallon of a laxative drink — together, for support.
"We thought it would be easier," he said. "It's all men, and we celebrated. So we all came over, we played poker and we watched some funny movie and you drink all the [colonoscopy drink]."
Short added: "We’re very excited, we go to Steve's house around 5 p.m. the night before, we call it Colonoscopy Eve in Canada, and it’s catered, there’s Jell-o, there’s not much, because you have to purge all that, and we toast."
When Amy Schumer Hilariously Comforted a Newly Single Jennifer Lawrence
After her split from boyfriend and mother! director Darren Aronofsky, Lawrence was understandably sad, so she turned to the I Feel Pretty star for support. The comedian followed through and made a hilarious attempt to cheer the Oscar winner up by sending flowers and a very memorable note. "The next day I got a bouquet of flowers delivered and I said, ‘What is this?' " Lawrence recounted on a Watch What Happens Live appearance. "I bring the bouquet of flowers in and there was a note that says, 'I'm so sorry to hear you're gonna die alone. Love, Amy.' "
When Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon Rode a Tandem Bike in the Hamptons
While spending Memorial Day weekend with their families in the Hamptons, Fallon and Timberlake decided to squeeze in some bro-mantic time of their own by riding a tandem bike. Fortunately for us, they captured the hilarious display of friendship on the singer's Instagram. "God! Just biking through the Hamptons. It’s so beautiful," Timberlake said in the video as he rang his bike's bell. Fallon then appeared in the background, shouting "bro-biking" — and Timberlake joined in the chant.
When Taylor Swift Flew in to See Selena Gomez After a Breakup
Gomez and Swift's BFF status goes beyond sushi dates and birthday tributes on Instagram, as the "Back to You" crooner revealed during a candid interview with U.K.'s Sunday Times. "Taylor is one of the greatest people. When I split with my first boyfriend [Nick Jonas] and I was really sad about it, she flew into town with homemade cookies and a bunch of junk food," Gomez revealed. "To this day, if I called her, she would do the same thing, despite being one of the busiest people in the world."
When Taylor Swift Gifted Ed Sheeran the Cutest Drake-themed Needlepoint
In case you had any doubt, Swift is one of the best best friends around — just ask Sheeran, who received this adorable Drake-themed needlepoint from the "Gorgeous" singer on his birthday. "Started from the bottom, now we here," read the handmade gift, which featured little caricatures of the stars climbing up stairs.
When Blake Lively Baked a Bee-themed Birthday Cake for Beyoncé
To celebrate pal Beyoncé's 33rd birthday in 2014, Lively created a dessert that looked like an edible work of art and displayed it online. In a short Instagram video, Lively wrote, "In honor of the Queen of all Bs…I had to make this Meyer Lemon Honey cake," read the actress' caption. "Happy Birthday Beyoncé!!! Xxo Blake."
When Margot Robbie Gave Cara Delevingne a Tattoo
To commemorate their time on the set of Suicide Squad, the Oscar nominee gave her costars custom tats with her very own tattoo guns. Delevingne, for starters, had Robbie draw a different emoji on the bottom of each one of her toes. And the model-actress returned the favor, doing the same to one of Robbie's toes. If that's not the sign of a forever friendship, we don't know what is.
When Victoria Beckham Designed Eva Longoria's Wedding Dress
Beckham wasn't just super involved in the design process for Longoria's wedding dress on her and now-husband José Bastón's big day — she was also very involved in their nuptials, as well. When asked about one moment that really stood out to her, the Desperate Housewives alumna replied, "The tequila kind of blurred it all! But it was great. Victoria designed my dress and then I changed in the middle of the night and she changed me," she shared. "She was just a hands-on designer. She unzipped my dress, took it off, put on the next dress and was like ‘Let’s go!’ She was amazing. She was a true bridesmaid!"
When Jake Gyllenhaal Spoke About How Much Fun He & Ryan Reynolds Had on the Set of Life
It's no secret Reynolds and Gyllenhaal share a bromance many only dream of having — and the actors aren't shy about addressing their best friendship, which first began on the set of Life. As expected, the stars would break out in laughter so often while filming the thriller that they were eventually pulled aside by the film's producers: “They brought us in the corner and they were like, ‘You guys need to cut it out. We are wasting so much money.'” Gyllenhaal jokingly said on The Tonight Show that he argued back, “But we’re starting a bromance! Give us our time!”