), but the fact that these two didn't break up years ago—when I was still single and scrawling Kristin Brody all over my Trapper Keeper, well, alter egos: Summer and Seth.
Sources tell me that back in the day, when Adam and Rachel first started dating, producers told them they'd keep Seth and Summer together forever—even if the actors ever broke up.
premiere (Adam's new TV series) in LA Tuesday night.
Related: Leighton Makes Her Red Carpet Return After Yearlong Hiatus Just look at the light in Leighton's eyes! The couple were dressed pretty conservatively, with the star in a simple sleeveless lace top and her husband in a crisp white dress shirt and gray blazer. Not only did this teen soap opera make every adolescent want to flee their homes and escape to the sandy dunes of Southern California, but it's cultural impact still lives on.
magazine, the couple, who began dating in 2004, are parting ways.
This shouldn't come as too much of a surprise to followers of this column (and also the eagle-eyed scribblings of former Party Girl Lara Morgenson), because we've noted that it's been quite some time since Adam and Rachel have gone out together in public.
Later she tells me, 'I was in Dubai recently and people were like, "Oh, The OC! " And I was like, "You know, it's like all the way around the world."'Bilson breaks off for a costume change.
'Hi, I'm Rachel,' she says with a warm smile, politely offering a hand.
The very private couple are thought to have married in California in secret three months after news of their engagement surfaced.
Their relationship eventually ended, which was apparently one of the reasons Nina Dobrev decided to leave the show.
They played siblings (okay, not traditional ones) on Dexter, but Michael C.
', and the answer is that it was their first red carpet appearance since becoming husband and wife. with James Franco and Chris O'Dowd, was there to present an award at the show held at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
Leighton looked stunning in her Antonio Berardi dress with Jimmy Choo shoes.
Bilson is standing in the door of a bohemian house atop a hill in Echo Park, Los Angeles, dusty sunlight flooding through a billowy translucent dress, posing for the Stella photo-shoot.