"I had no one following me until I met Superman," she tells the mag. "I've been in this business for 20 years, and my whole life, I could go anywhere, do anything. There had not been one paparazzi photo of me until like several months ago. The recognition was crazy."
It wasn't long before Cuoco-Sweeting met "the one," professional tennis player Ryan Sweeting.
"I admit it happened fast, but that's who I am. When we met, I knew he was the one," she said.
The two married on New Year's Eve, and the 28-year-old actress said she seated ex-boyfriend Johnny Galecki in the front row.
"It took a minute, a bit of awkwardness," she said of breakup with her Big Bang co-star. "By the grace of God, we became best buddies and moved on in such an elegant way. [He’s] one of my closest friends. He was in the front row at my wedding, with a huge smile on his face."
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