With Heartfelt Tributes, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. Celebrate Their 20th Wedding Anniversary

To celebrate 20 years of love and marriage, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. are raising a glass! The pair planned their social media tribute postings for Thursday; they each posted romantic photos from their 2002 wedding as well as more recent images.

Prinze is seen kissing Gellar’s hand in the photo from their wedding, which has a vintage appearance. Gellar was dressed in a strapless gown and a simple hairdo for the important occasion.

Twenty Years of Marriage Between Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr.

The 46-year-old Freddie Prinze Jr. was featured in many images posted by the 45-year-old Buffy the Vampire Slayer alum on her Instagram Story. In one, the actor is holding her by the arm while she tenderly gazes up at him.

The shock jock questioned, “So you’re going to marry Sarah Michelle Gellar, even though you know that won’t last?”

Oh, without a doubt, it will endure, Prinze said. Stern, 68, was tagged by Gellar on Thursday and asked “How do you feel? You owe us, I believe.”

On his Instagram Story, the She’s All That actor shared his wife’s posts, writing, “She will not forget,” over the images of Stern and including three laughing-crying emojis. Having said that, Gellar did overlook one detail: their 19th wedding anniversary last year’s date!

Twenty Years of Marriage Between Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr.

She commented on Instagram in September after being reminded of the day by news sources and friends. “I genuinely believed it was tomorrow,”

Happy anniversary to you, @realfreddieprinze, today, tomorrow, and any day after that, she wrote, as she speculated on a potential future anniversary.

Prinze responded to her teasing in the comments by posting, “I’m going to stick with tomorrow. What they said doesn’t matter to me.”

I Know What You Did Last Summer, a 1997 horror movie, brought the two together on set. Before going on a dinner date in March 2021, they were friends for some time. After that dinner date, the dynamics of their friendship changed.

“We’ve eaten a lot of dinners together. When the third person who was meant to accompany us didn’t arrive, we nevertheless decided to go “Gellar said. “We were just two people catching up over supper. Things just happened after a lengthy car ride and dinner.”

After that night, Prinze said, he didn’t want to be with anyone else. He admitted that he “didn’t go on dates with other girls” or even “wanted to pursue dates with other girls.” “I suddenly knew that we would get married and that I would pop the question. I have no idea how or when.”

They would later have two children, son Rocky, now 9, and daughter Charlotte, now 11.


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In March, the actress posted a radiant selfie of the two of them on Instagram to celebrate her husband’s 46th birthday. Additionally, she emphasized the importance of International Women’s Day, complimenting Prinze and saying, “There is no man who is a stronger champion and friend to women than you.”

She concluded her heartfelt homage, “There is no one I could conceive of more suitable to bring up a daughter with or to educate a boy the true meaning of what it means to be a good man. FP, happy birthday.”