Cupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity News: Dax Shepard Originally Turned Down ‘Parenthood’ for Kristen BellCupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity News: Dax Shepard Originally Turned Down ‘Parenthood’ for Kristen Bell

By Megan McIntosh

One of Dax Shepard’s most well-known roles may be that of his role on Parenthood, but according to, he almost gave up that opportunity for Kristen Bell. The celebrity couple would have needed to be in a long-distance relationship, but luckily the show was moved from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. Still, Shepard had been willing to make that sacrifice for their relationship and insists that it’s “not easy to work around another human being,” but that it’s worth it.

In celebrity news, Dax Shepard almost made a huge sacrifice to be with wife Kristen Bell. What are some sacrifices you should make in the name of love?

Cupid’s Advice:

It’s not always easy knowing when you should give something up or compromise to make a relationship work. But there are some things that you should be willing to do for your relationship to work and to make a stronger commitment:

1. Time: It may seem like a simple thing but not everyone is willing to give up their time in a relationship. You have to make time for your partner and not let life’s little messes get in the way. It’s important that you there is always time for you and your partner to spend time together. But also be willing to give your partner some alone time as well.

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2. Being right all the time: Yes, it may feel good to always be right but that isn’t healthy for your relationship. If your need to be right is overshadowing bigger problems or overshadowing your partner’s needs, it’s time to step back and reassess.

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3. Money:
Whether it’s giving up that big vacation for something a little close to home or just being willing to sacrifice a potential job for the sake of the relationship like Dax Shephard for Kristen Bell. Money can cause a strain in any relationship so it’s important to have these kinds of discussions.

What kind of sacrifices would you make for your partner? Share Below!