Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones congratulated each other on social media as the married couple celebrated their respective birthdays on Friday.
Oddly enough, the couple were born on the same date, albeit 25 years apart, with Michael celebrating her 76th birthday and Catherine her 51st on September 25.
Taking to Instagram, Michael shared a romantic photo of the couple as they relaxed on vacation in what appeared to be a European coastal location.
Tribute: Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones congratulated each other on social media as the married couple celebrated their respective birthdays on Friday
With a picturesque bay and a backdrop of rugged mountains visible behind them, Michael and Catherine hugged each other as they sat in a small stone outcrop.
Adding a caption to the photo, he wrote: “It’s our anniversary today. “
The Hollywood star also shared a video montage documenting over 20 years with the Welsh actress, including photos taken during their courtship, wedding and solid marriage.
A special kind of love: Michael also shared a video montage that documented over 20 years with the Welsh actress, including photos taken during their courtship display
I Do: The Hollywood star also shared a photo taken on their wedding day on November 18, 2000
Always together: Many pictures Michael shared depicting their love for each other
Giving the messages an expressive twist, Michael added a verse from Green Day’s 1997 hit Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) to the clip.
Addressing a caption to his wife, he wrote: “Happy Birthday Catherine! I bet you are happy this year is over! Here is the future.
Instagram’s update prompted an immediate response from Glenn Close, a close friend of Michael, who he starred with in the legendary 1987 thriller Fatal Attraction.
Happy birthday: Michael sent a caption to his wife as he shared the cut on Friday
Get in touch: Instagram’s update prompted an immediate response from Michael’s close friend Glenn Close, who he starred with in the legendary 1987 thriller Fatal Attraction
“HAPPY BIRTHDAY Catherine! Sending love, ”wrote the actress, whose character was embroiled in a toxic love affair with Douglas in the Oscar nominated film.
Meanwhile, Catherine referred to her birthday by sharing an old photo of herself and her Irish mother Patricia, taken during a bygone childhood vacation.
Providing a bit of context, she wrote: “My mom and I on my birthday in 1974. Spain.
Old times: Meanwhile, Catherine referred to her birthday by sharing an old photo of herself and her Irish mother Patricia, taken during a bygone childhood vacation
Intimate moment: In another snapshot shared by Michael, the couple kiss during an appearance on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Michael and Catherine’s birthdays come as the couple prepare to celebrate their 20th anniversary on November 18.
The couple met at the Deauville Film Festival in France in August 1998 following an introduction by actor Danny DeVito.
They announced their engagement in December 1999 before getting married at the Plaza Hotel in New York City after Michael finalized his divorce from his first wife Diandra Luker.
I love you: The actor signed a special message to his wife as they prepare for their 20th wedding anniversary