Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Celebrate 2-Year Anniversary: Their Road to Romance

They wed in the backyard of their Los Angeles home on Aug. 5, 2015 in front of family and friends, including celebs such as her Friends pals Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow

By Corinne Heller Aug 05, 2017 11:00 AMTags
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Happy anniversary, J & J!

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are celebrating their two-year anniversary Saturday.

"Isn't number two cotton? Am I supposed to get something cotton? So probably just a bag of cotton," the actor joked to E! News, when asked about what he planned on getting his wife for a gift.

Aniston, 48, and Theroux, 45, wed in the backyard of their Los Angeles home on Aug. 5, 2015 in front of family and friends, including celebs such as her Friends pals Courteney Cox and Lisa KudrowHoward Stern, Jason Bateman, Ellen DeGeneres, Tobey McGuire, Sandra BullockOrlando Bloom, Rachel McAdams, couple John Krasinski and Emily Blunt and Jimmy Kimmel, who officiated the ceremony.

Most of the guests had no idea they were initially invited to a wedding! They thought they would be attending a birthday party for Theroux, whose birthday is on Aug. 10. Stern said on his SiriusXM radio show The Howard Stern Show that he was one of the few guests who knew the secret, as he was asked to prepare a wedding toast.

"I was so nervous," he said. "They're so secretive, those two."

They're also super adorable. Check out some of their cutest photos over the years. 

It All Started With Milking a Goat...

The journey to true love began after co-starring in the 2012 flick Wanderlust.

It's Official!

While at a 2011 MTV Movie Awards after party, Aniston showed off her new beau Theroux.

World Travelers

A 2011 trip to London became one of many getaways for this pair.

All Black Everything

The twosome quickly adapted to each other's style and became one of the most coordinated couples in Hollywood.

Love Nest

In 2011, Aniston moved out of her Beverly Hills digs and joined Theroux in a search of a place they could call their own.

Engagement Rumors

One year later, people started questioning whether the couple secretly got engaged after seeing Aniston rock a diamond ring. Too bad it was on her right hand.

She Said "Yes"!

It's official! In August 2012, Justin popped the question to Jennifer during his birthday bash! Of course, she said, "Yes!"

The Ring!

One word—wow! Jen debuted her massive engagement ring two months after their engagement announcement. 

Pregnant With Twins?

Not so fast! In 2012, Jen shut down tabloid publication by sharing publicly that the couple wasn't expecting a baby (or two) any time soon.

Red Carpet Ready

The lovebirds look absolutely amazing in their complimentary black and white ensembles for the 26th American Cinametheque Awards Gala in 2012. 

South of the Border

The couple shared a passionate kiss while vacationing in Cabo San Lucas for the 2012 holiday season.

California Love

The hot Hollywood match were seen enjoying each other's company at Jimmy Kimmel's star-studded wedding in California. 

Family Affair

The two were spotted after dining with their mothers at the Blue Hill Restaurant in Manhattan.

Soaking in the Sun

In 2013, Jen and her then-fiancé caught some sun at their vacation spot in Cabo with their famous friends Courteney Cox, Howard Stern, Beth Ostrosky, Jimmy Kimmel and Molly McNearney.

I Love New York

The cuties bundled up for a date in Greenwich Village in 2013. 

Piece of Cake

Justin looked dapper and Jen was ever so jaw dropping at a special screening of her movie Cake in 2014. 

All Smiles

Jen and Justin dominated the 2015 Golden Globes with their flawless style. 

That's Amore

The dashing duo enjoyed the 2015 SAG Awards in downtown Los Angeles. 

Just Married

The couple tied the knot in a top secret ceremony on August 5, 2015 at their home in Los Angeles. 

Party Portrait

Following the 2015 Oscars, Jen and Justin posed for a portrait at the Vanity Fair party.

Critics' Choice Cuties

Aniston and Theroux were decked to the nines at the annual awards show held in January 2016.

Date Night

The famous duo grabbed a bite to eat in the Big Apple before catching a showing of Hamilton in 2016. 

Only Have Eyes for You

The two attend the premiere of Series Mania Festival in Paris, France in 2017.


The two walked the red carpet at Vanity Fair's 2017 Oscars bash. 

Birthday Girl

Jen and Justin jetted off to Cabo with Courteney Cox and Johnny McDaid for her 48th birthday celebration in February 2017. 


The actor shared this photo to his Instagram in honor of Aniston's birthday. 

Tres Chic!

The couple stepped out for a romantic date night in Paris. 

Supportive Wife

The Friends star stood by Theroux's side during the April 2017 premiere of The Leftovers

One Last Time

They made their last official appearance together as a couple to celebrate Jason Bateman receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in July 2017. 

Aniston and Theroux got engaged in 2012 after dating for more than a year.

They met on the set of the 2012 movie Wanderlust. Aniston told InStyle that year that it marked one of the most "idyllic" shoots she's ever had.

"Why is he the right person for me? All I know is that I feel completely seen, and adored, in no matter what state," Aniston told Marie Claire 2016. There's no part of me that I don't feel comfortable showing, exposing. And it brings forth the best part of myself, because I care about him so much."

Congrats to the happy couple on their 2-year anniversary and here's to many more!