Black love may be making more headlines than ever before now, but here at ESSENCE we know it’s nothing new to see happily married Black couples shine.
Take married actors Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance for instance. They’re always goals. The couple, who married in 1997, are celebrating 21 years of wedded bliss today, and they still can’t get enough of each another. In every photo they take together, you can see and feel the love.
Don’t believe us? The proof is in the picture. Here are eight times Angela and Courtney were oh-so-crazy in love on camera.
Where It All Began
Angela and Courtney's timeless love began back in the 90s.
Red Carpet Fly
Angela and Courtney have always known how to shut a red carpet down.
The couple are always all smiles for the camera.
Friends and Lovers
Angela and Courtney share a laugh at a signing for their book Friends: A Love Story.
The pair share a treat as sweet as their love.
Angela and Courtney show of their 70s kind of love at a costume party.
The couple are always a classy fashion moment.
After 21 years, Courtney makes sure the world knows Angela is all his.