Lights, camera, romance! Sarah shahi and boyfriend Adam Demos fell in love after meeting on the set of Netflix Sex / Life – and their relationship in real life is equally passionate.
The duo filmed the series together in fall 2020 in Canada, playing sexy ex-lovers who get caught up in a love triangle. On the show, Shahi’s character, Billie, is married to Cooper (Mike vogel) but she longs for her wildest days when she hooked up with Brad from Demos.
Off screen, the L word The student was going through a divorce when the risky role came into her life, and not necessarily thinking of finding love again.
Us weekly exclusively confirmed in June 2020 that Shahi and Steve Howey they had separated two months earlier after 11 years of marriage. The former spouses, who share three children, son William and twins Violet and Knox, finalized their divorce in January 2021.
Shahi wrapped Sex / Life one month before their divorce was finalized. In that moment, he reflected on how much his life had changed in recent months.
“And it is a summary of Billie Mann. @sexlife. My alter ego “, she captioned a series of photos of her character on camera in December 2020. “The tremendously complex, layered hurricane of a character I had the honor of portraying. The saint and the sinner wrapped in a messy pink bow. “
The Texas native got a little more personal, adding, “This show was more than just another concert. It changed the course of my life. It unleashed parts of my heart that I had hidden for so long. It helped me find my truth. I was shattered. Finally. “
As he celebrated his birthday in January 2021, the Person of interest alum again he reflected on his good fortune, noting that her relationship with Demos is one of many “privileges” that have been bestowed upon her as she ages.
“It is a privilege to wake up every day with the excitement of what the day COULD bring, looking at the Christmas lights and Halloween decorations with more awe than my children,” she wrote via Instagram at the time. “Feeling vertigo with the smell of the pages of a recently opened book. To have found my love @adam_demos, to laugh until the sun comes up (sleeping is boring), to dance when there is no music. “
Four months later, Shahi spilled on his man celebrating her birthday, admiring how two such different people could be a perfect match.
“I’m not sure how two people on opposite sides of the world could have more in common, they were meant to meet, they were meant to be together,” he wrote via Instagram in May 2021. “But I do know that I met my soul. twin”.
The Unreal alum replied: “My forever and more … I love you so much, my baby ❤️❤️❤️❤️”.
Shahi later commented on Demos own birthday post, writing: “My baby… you are worth everything and more. I’m going to celebrate you forever. “
Scroll down to relive Shahi and Demos’s most romantic moments as a couple: