6 Things To Know About Sterling K. Brown And His Wife Ryan Michelle Bathe Love Story

A friendship first blossomed between Sterling and his wife, fellow actress Ryan Michelle Bathe, while they were students at Stanford. Read about their amazing #BlackLove story.

Long Distance Lovers

Barry King
By Lauren Porter · September 19, 2016

TOPICS:  Black Love

The This is Us star and his wife Ryan met as students at Stanford University as freshman living in the same college dorm and starred in a university play together.

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“There were a lot of ups and downs,” the American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson Emmy winner once said of the early stages of their relationship. Sterling and Ryan's love endured multiple breakups, a three-year period where they didn’t even talk but after Ryan moved to Los Angeles, they picked things up and tried the long-distance thing.

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Sterling and Ryan shared some onscreen time together on the Lifetime Series Army Wives and will once again star alongside each other on the new fall series This is Us.

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These two have been married for 10 years and every morning the actor shares has said that he checks his wife's Facebook and Twitter feed for his news. How cute!

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