Friends First: Celebrity Couples Who Took it Slow! (PHOTOS)
Turns out, being friends first might actually work! From vampire sweethearts Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart to Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev, these celebrities got to know each other before dating.
Even Kate Middleton and Prince William were BFF's before the world's most beloved couple!
Take a look at our gallery above to see what other successful celebrity couples were friends first.
Also, get up to speed on Mila and Ashton. Are they friends, or more than friends? Last week the two denied they were dating: