Kiss, Kiss! Cutest Couples of the Year

See how Hollywood's hottest pairings – from Heidi & Seal to Ben & Jen – showed their affections. By Karen J. Quan

01 of 18

HEIDI KLUM & SEAL

HEIDI KLUM & SEAL
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Klum (puckering up to her husband of two years, Seal, at a New York City party in June) revealed to Ellen DeGeneres how the happily married parents of three keep the romance alive. Said Klum: "We just say, 'Hey baby, 2 o'clock in the attic, 6 o'clock in the closet. The front closet.' "

02 of 18

EVA LONGORIA & TONY PARKER

EVA LONGORIA & TONY PARKER
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The newly dubbed Eva Longoria Parker always cheers on her personal MVP (here, after his NBA championship win in June). But he's just as supportive of her: "He's been coming to the [Desperate Housewives] set with me since we returned to Los Angeles – just like during the season when I was going to the Spurs games."

03 of 18

FAITH HILL & TIM MCGRAW

FAITH HILL & TIM MCGRAW
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McGraw finds a sweet spot on his wife while on break from their Soul2Soul tour in Toronto in June. Hill, who recently spent her 40th birthday on a surprise trip to Greece, thanks to her husband, tells PEOPLE that with McGraw, "we never have to work to be in love."

04 of 18

CHRISTINA AGUILERA AND JORDAN BRATMAN

CHRISTINA AGUILERA AND JORDAN BRATMAN
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The twosome – who are expecting their first child early next year, – made headlines in March with the revelation that they keep their marriage spicy with naked Sundays (a far cry from their Valentine's Day spent at Disneyland).

05 of 18

KATE WALSH & ALEX YOUNG

KATE WALSH & ALEX YOUNG
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The Private Practice star sneaks a smooch with her new husband, movie executive Young, while on the red carpet for this year's Emmy Awards in September. Describing him as "the most amazing man I ever met," Walsh lived out her fairytale wedding in front of 100 close friends (and Grey's cast members) on Sept. 1, in Ojai, Calif.

06 of 18

WILL SMITH & JADA PINKETT SMITH

WILL SMITH & JADA PINKETT SMITH
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After a quick kiss on the red carpet, Jada Pinkett Smith makes sure her man, Will Smith, is camera-ready (and lipstick free!) during the Reign Over Me premiere in March. "We are like best friends. And I totally trust Will," gushed Jada, of her husband of almost 10 years.

07 of 18

NICOLE KIDMAN & KEITH URBAN

NICOLE KIDMAN & KEITH URBAN
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The twosome – who tied the knot last year – only have eyes for each other (here, at the 2007 ARIA Awards in October). And this couple doesn't shy away from PDA: At a Sept. 16 show in Vancouver, Urban dedicated a song to Kidman, professing, "I would not be here tonight playing for you guys if it wasn't for the extraordinary faith and love of my wife."

08 of 18

REBECCA ROMIJN & JERRY O'CONNELL

REBECCA ROMIJN & JERRY O'CONNELL
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The newlyweds stay in sync during a tandem bike ride through the hills of Calabasas back in January. But they've since put the bike away for a new obsession – Badminton! The couple could easily fill "an entire weekend," competing against one another, Romijn tells PEOPLE, and "play for four hours a day straight."

09 of 18

JENNY MCCARTHY & JIM CARREY

JENNY MCCARTHY & JIM CARREY
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Snuggling on the sandy beach, McCarthy and boyfriend Carrey enjoy a quiet moment while watching the sunset in Hawaii back in June. Still, the couple aren't planning wedding bells anytime soon, and that's fine with them. Telling Ontario's The Record, Carrey says, "No, we're never getting married, but we're never getting divorced, which is fantastic."

10 of 18

FELICITY HUFFMAN & WILLIAM H. MACY

FELICITY HUFFMAN & WILLIAM H. MACY
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After a grueling 22.5-mile triathlon earlier that day, the Desperate Housewives' star and her husband still found the energy to dance the night away at the Entertainment Tonight/PEOPLE Emmy party in September. What keeps this couple of 25 years running? Macy told Redbook, "I think she's very hot and sexy."

11 of 18

VANESSA HUDGENS & ZAC EFRON

VANESSA HUDGENS & ZAC EFRON
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Staying cool in the summer heat, Hudgens shares her treat with boyfriend Efron before their appearance on Good Morning America. For the two, it's been sweet all along. "I don't know what it was with Vanessa," Efron said, "but we kind of clicked from the very beginning."

12 of 18

JENNIFER GARNER & BEN AFFLECK

JENNIFER GARNER & BEN AFFLECK
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Surf's up! The twosome stay connected, holding hands while riding the waves during a family vacation in Hawaii this summer. "You know how as a kid you picture yourself with a tall, handsome husband, and you imagine him cuddling your baby?" she told InStyle. "Ben is like that, like, on crack."

13 of 18

HALLE BERRY & GABRIEL AUBREY

HALLE BERRY & GABRIEL AUBREY
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Enjoying a pampered life of foot massages and pickles, expectant mom Berry told Oprah in October that with her model man Aubry, "I know he has ability to love me, love our children, and he will do that."

14 of 18

ASHLEE SIMPSON & PETE WENTZ

ASHLEE SIMPSON & PETE WENTZ
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For Simpson's 23rd birthday, the Fall Out Boy bassist planned an '80s prom night-themed party for his girl at her parents' home in October. After a slow dance to Bryan Adams's "Everything I Do," Wentz professed, "Now we can say we are high school sweethearts!"

15 of 18

KATHERINE HEIGL & JOSH KELLEY

KATHERINE HEIGL & JOSH KELLEY
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Musician Kelley (with fiancée Heigl in L.A. this summer) knows how to woo his girl: with a love song. "It was one of the most thrilling and romantic things that I've ever experienced, and it makes me really like him bad," she told PEOPLE.

16 of 18

ANGELINA JOLIE & BRAD PITT

ANGELINA JOLIE & BRAD PITT
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The jet-setting parents of four (here, at the premiere of Ocean's Thirteen in Cannes) make sure to find private time for each other in unexpected places. "I don't know how he does it," Jolie told Marie Claire, "but ... I talk a lot in the bath."

17 of 18

MATT DAMON & LUCIANA BARROSO

MATT DAMON & LUCIANA BARROSO
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PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive doesn't leave home without his wife, Luciana Barroso (here, with him in Berlin), and his kids, a 15-month-old daughter and 9-year-old stepdaughter. "The only time they haven't come with me was for the Tangier sequence of this film [The Bourne Ultimatum] and as soon as I got there I realized it was a mistake," he told the UK's Sunday Express. "Now they come everywhere with me."

18 of 18

KATIE HOLMES & TOM CRUISE

KATIE HOLMES & TOM CRUISE
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Even though the event was in his honor, Cruise treated his wife like royalty as the pair arrived at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York in November. Holmes then returned the favor, calling him "a constant source of inspiration and love," and serenading him with his Top Gun classic, The Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling."

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