The One Tree Hill alum hit it off with the Walking Dead actor immediately, thanks partly to her former costar Danneel Ackles’ interference. Morgan, for his half, had his Supernatural costar Jensen Ackles to thank for introducing the pair that spring.
“From the second I met @jeffreydeanmorgan, he was my husband. Quite than make vows proper out of the gate, we lived them. For over ten years. The nice occasions and the dangerous,” Burton wrote via Instagram after she and Morgan legally wed. “Standing up there with our kids at our sides — celebrating all that has been — was bliss.”
The “Drama Queens” podcast cohost gushed over her man, including, “I really like you Jeffrey. I really like our intimate group of family and friends who joined us. I really like the assorted circles of family members who’ve supported us over time. It was non-public and magical and all the things I dreamed. So yeah. I’m Mrs. Morgan.”
Two years later, the pair reflected on their introduction to 1 one other and the way they’ve advanced as a pair since their blind date.
“The smokin sizzling @jeffreydeanmorgan confirmed up and it was recreation over,” Burton recalled by way of Instagram in Could 2021. “Right here’s to being loopy youngsters, residing all around the nation, giving delivery to 2 doppelgängers, getting grey hair and nonetheless being completely inappropriate … collectively.”
The Good Spouse alum, for his half, noted via social media that Jensen “knew he had the gal for me” — and that his pal was proper. “Been together with her ever since that evening. The truth is … two youngsters later … one 11 (do THAT math!) lastly married … and by no means may of imagined this sort of happiness,” Morgan defined of his romance with Burton. “The adventures have been many … and planning new ones as I write this. Thanks Jensen and Danneel for taking a wild stab in the dead of night … and thanks @hilarieburton for goddamn all the things.”
The Unholy actor added: “Joyful Timmy Nolan day!! Props to Irish automotive bombs and never consuming a wonderfully good bun on a hamburger. Love the shit outta you Mrs. Morgan. Xxxx.”
Scroll all the way down to relive Burton and Morgan’s relationship highs and lows: