Not Strictly Business: Ten Couples Who Work Together

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Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil

This behind-the-scenes dynamic duo (Mara writes, Salim directs) are responsible for some of our favorite entertainment, from TV shows such as Girlfriends and The Game to movies like the upcoming Sparkle. But it took forging out on their own with Akil Productions to get Hollywood to realize two doesn't come for the price of one. "If you want us both, you have to pay us both," Mara says. Still sounds like a deal to us. (Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

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