The two play a married couple onscreen, and not just any old married couple — they're Russian spies in Cold War-era Washington.In a recent interview with they confessed that they rather enjoy working together, thank you very much.Rhys’ mother, quite the capable infiltrator, set up a Google alert for her son’s name and saw the gossip about him and Russell. “I’ve told her a million times that there are a million inaccuracies that she's read, [but she still] calls and goes, ‘Is this true? Could Russell and Rhys’ lives as famous television actors be a double facet of an elaborate cover? storyline: The two were placed together as a fake couple for the sake of their jobs and, over time—through choreographed tenderness, long nights spent plotting strategy, and the banality of workaday script memorization/kidnapping attempts—they fell in love. Two years later, they were engaged and in May 2014, one month after secretly tying the knot, they welcomed their first child, a son named Oliver. 2014, the couple announced they were expecting baby No. Leslie Thompkins opposite Mc Kenzie’s Jim Gordon, was pregnant with the couple’s first child. And after seven years of dating, Brangelina got engaged in April 2012 and, two years later, secretly wed in France in Aug. They have six kids together, Maddox, Zahara, Shiloh, Pax, Knox, and Vivienne. Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling , all the way back in 2006. Morena Baccarin and Ben Mc Kenzie costars were dating in real life, fans were surprised to learn that Baccarin, who plays Dr.Do the twosome run lines together at their Brooklyn, New York, home? That’s the wonderful thing [about] living with an actor.”Russell, 40, uttered similar sentiments.The actress praised her longtime boyfriend, telling Us, “He’s really genuinely funny, one of the funniest people I know, and he makes really incredible sound effects.”While that sense of humor makes it difficult to keep a straight face on set, the Felicity alum points out, “It’s good, because we’re always doing really serious things, so it’s kind of nice, in a way.”Though Russell and Rhys’ critically beloved show did not take home an Emmy this past year, the actress doesn't sweat it.
Neil was one of the co-hosts for the event that helped support Alicia Keys’ Keep a Child Alive charity.All work and no play is certainly not this couple’s motto!Onscreen and real-life couple Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell could not stop gushing about each other while promoting season 5 of their acclaimed spy drama, The Americans.The actress also has two other kids — Willa, 5, and River, 9 — with ex-husband Shane Deary.Watch The Americans season 5 premiere on Tuesday, March 7, at 10 p.m. Russell's comparative cool-headedness is perhaps not surprising, because while Sam is Rhys' first child, Russell has two children — River, 9, and Willa, 5 — from a previous relationship.