In a world dominated by Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and any number of other social media platforms, we’re used to knowing anything and everything about our favorite celebrities. Some famous stars share everything with their fans including the types of foods they eat, where they vacation, and everything in between. Because of the intense media scrutiny today’s celebs are under, however, many of Hollywood’s most famous stars have worked hard to keep their private lives and spouses out of the spotlight.

That’s where these surprising celeb husbands come in. Perhaps these little known men, who quietly stand behind their famous wives and husbands, are the secret to their successful unions. But don’t think for one minute these husbands are doormats. From a powerful attorney to an interior decorator, and even several directors and producers, here are the gorgeous (and smart!) husbands you didn’t know celebrities had. Just don’t go invading their private lives.