New Year, New Love! The Hottest Celeb Couples of 2018 — So Far
RAMI & LUCY
Rami Malek is spending some quality time with his Bohemian Rhapsody costar Lucy Boynton.
The two were spotted grabbing lunch together in Los Angeles on Aug. 11. Malek and Boynton walked arm-in-arm as they left the restaurant together. At one point, they were even seen kissing while sitting next to each other at lunch.
NOAH & LIL XAN
Noah Cyrus is off the market! The 18-year-old singer is dating Soundcloud rapper Lil Xan, 21, PEOPLE confirms. "It's new," a source told PEOPLE of her relationship with Xan, whose real name is Diego Leanos.
However, just weeks after making their PDA-fueled public debut at the MTV Video Music Awards, the pair called it quits in a messy and emotional series of Instagram Stories, in which they both accused the other of cheating on them.
ROBERT & SUKI
Robert Pattinson has a new woman in his life. The Twilight star and model/actress Suki Waterhouse "are dating," a source told PEOPLE. The pair was spotted in London on July 29, where they reportedly caught a nighttime screening of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again before heading to the SoHo House in Notting Hill for late-night drinks, according to E! News.
This is Pattinson’s first relationship since ending his engagement with singer F.K.A. Twigs in late 2017 after dating for more than two years.
CARLY & MICHAEL
Carly Pearce and Michael Ray have made it Instagram official! Country singers Pearce and Ray confirmed they’re dating on July 18 in a snuggly snap, shortly after trading some flirty comments with each other on social media.
CHLOE & LOGAN
Chloe Bennet officially confirmed she’s dating controversial YouTube star Logan Paul — and she doesn’t care what people think about it. When a fan asked Bennet on Twitter why she is dating Paul, the actress said he has changed her “life for the better.”
“Cause he’s kind, creative, funny, vibrantly curious about life, weird as f— in all the best ways, a big dork, and he’s one of my best friends,” Bennet wrote. “It doesn’t make sense to a lot of people, but it doesn’t have too. He’s changed my life for the better and I’ve done the same for him.”
CAMILA & VICTOR
Riverdale star Camila Mendes is seeing Victor Houston, PEOPLE confirmed in June. The childhood friends have been dating for two months, according to E! Online. Houston shared two cuddly Instagrams with the actress while celebrating her 24th birthday in the Hamptons.
"Happy birthday beautiful," he wrote on one post, captioning the other, "Baby."
CHRIS & KATHERINE
Chris Pratt was spotted spending Father's Day with Katherine Schwarzenegger, but that wasn't their only date. A source told PEOPLE the actor has been on "multiple dates" with the eldest daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver.
And it turns out Shriver played matchmaker! "Maria helped set them up,” the source said, adding, “It’s still new.”
ZEKE & NICO
Zeke Smith and Nico Santos — Smith of Survivor fame and Santos, an actor on Superstore — have been sharing photos together on their respective Instagram accounts over the past few weeks. In June 2018, Smith confirmed their pairing on Twitter, writing, "I guess everybody knows about my hot little 25 year-old boyfriend now. Oh, haaayyy @nicosantos."
JOSH & EIZA
A source close to Eiza Gonzalez told PEOPLE that she and Josh Duhamel have been keeping their relationship out of the spotlight, in June. "They've been quietly dating for months,” the insider told PEOPLE. "He's really attracted to her and things are going pretty well."
They have since split.
JENNIFER & COOKE
After splitting from her mother! director Darren Aronofsky in November, sources told PEOPLE Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have been seen out "several times" around New York City since May, spotted showing P.D.A.
Maroney works in the New York City art scene and reps clients like Lena Dunham's artist father Carroll. The two reportedly met through one of Lawrence's close friends, according to Page Six TV, the outlet first to report the news.
PRIYANKA & NICK
Chopra and Jonas were first spotted together over Memorial Day weekend, and have been "hanging out all the time" ever since. The two attended the 2017 Met Gala (right) together, as both were dressed by Ralph Lauren, and "stayed in touch after hitting it off." Things seemingly didn't turn romantic until just recently, though.
PETE & ARIANA
New couple alert! A source told PEOPLE in May that Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson are dating and that their relationship “just started,” adding that “it’s very casual.”
Davidson was on hand to support Grande as she performed on at the Billboard Music Awards. “After Ariana’s performance, they were backstage and he had his arm around her,” an onlooker told PEOPLE exclusively. “They seemed very lovey-dovey. He was hanging out with her and her friends with his arm around her. She seemed quite smitten.”
Following a whirlwind few weeks together, the couple became engaged.
HAILEE & NIALL
Niall Horan and Hailee Steinfeld are going strong! The budding couple were spotted on a low-key date in May at Los Angeles hot spot E.P. & L.P. and showed off some subtle P.D.A. "Niall had his arm around Hailee and they were holding hands,” an onlooker told PEOPLE exclusively. “They definitely looked like a couple.”
The entertainers sparked romance rumors in February when they were spotted singing and dancing together at a Backstreet Boys show, but a source told PEOPLE at the time the actress was newly single and not ready to jump into a new relationship.
SADIE & AUSTIN
Here's the scoop: Duck Dynasty alum Sadie Robertson confirmed she's dating former Disney Channel star Austin North by sharing a sweet snap to Instagram of the couple on an ice cream date. North followed suit, posting another pic of them laughing with their cones.
“Austin DMed me on Twitter two summers ago and quickly got out of the DMs by giving me his number,” Robertson told Entertainment Tonight about how the pair first started talking. “We spent most of that summer calling and texting until things fizzled out just from lack of never actually meeting.” Two years later, a friend set her up on a blind date—“To my surprise it was Austin!”
The pair is long-distance at the moment, but they're making it work with FaceTime. “We laugh a lot and, just honestly, both really like each other and ice cream. We’re cheesy, but thriving.”
AUDRINA & RYAN
It looks like the "On the Way Down" singer couldn't forget the way Patridge loved him. Eight years after their split, Ryan Cabrera and The Hills alum Audrina Patridge appear to be back on. "They’re dating. They’ve been spending a lot of time together recently and are having a good time," a source told PEOPLE. The former couple recently stepped out together at the Stagecoach Festival and were spotted with their arms around each other.
MIRANDA & EVAN
Miranda Lambert is reportedly dating Turnpike Troubadours singer Evan Felker months after splitting from boyfriend Anderson East. According to Us Weekly, the musicians began “spending a lot more time together” while on tour earlier this year. After nearly one-and-a-half years of marriage, Felker’s wife Staci Nelson reportedly filed for divorce in mid-February.
CHRIS & ANNABELLE
The Star Trek actor is dating The Mummy actress Annabelle Wallis. The pair was most recently spotted attending the Edible Land and Seascapes dinner hosted by Black Cow Vodka in Malibu, California together in April 2018.
“Chris and Annabelle sat across from each other at dinner,” said a source. “It was pretty evident that they are a couple. They were very comfortable together.”
ADAM & JUSSI
It’s “fresh,” Olympic skater Adam Rippon quipped to PEOPLE of his new relationship with Jussi-Pekka Kajaala, of Finland. “I’m fresh!”
He and Kajaala — who is not a skater — met via Tinder, according to a friend. Rippon says they’ve “been talking for the past seven months” and then “started to hang out a little bit more, because we were both really busy.”
CASSADEE & SAM
The Voice winner and Nashville star Sam Palladio have been keeping their relationship on the DL, until recently. The singer, who ended her engagement to All Time Low drummer Rian Dawson last summer after 7 years together, has moved on. She posted a playful pic of her and her new beau at Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd's wedding over the weekend, joking in her caption, "Also, I’ll pay you later for being my date, @sampalladio.😉"
EMMA & CHORD
Emma Watson was spotted walking hand-in-hand with Glee star Chord Overstreet on March 9. Watson was beaming at the actor and musician as the two took a cozy afternoon stroll. “They have been dating for a little bit now, but it’s still pretty new,” a source told PEOPLE.
“They met through friends,” added the source. “They might seem like an odd match but they actually have very similar personalities.”
The union didn't last long, however. The pair split after a few months of dating. “It was never going to be a long-term thing,” a source told PEOPLE.
STASSI & BEAU
Stassi Schroeder may have been coy about who she is dating, but her new love is no longer a secret. The Vanderpump Rules star is dating Beau Clark, a commercial casting and advertising associate, according to E! News.
“I am in a relationship right now,” she admitted on Watch What Happens Live while beaming, blushing and covering her face with her hands. “I’m bashful right now. I’ve known him for — Kristen [Doute] and Katie [Maloney] introduced us.”
LUCY & RILEY
Lucy Hale has a new man in her life! The Pretty Little Liars alumna was spotted locking lips with her Life Sentencecostar, Riley Smith, after the pair shared a Valentine’s Day dinner together at Pace Restaurant in Los Angeles. The actress previously dated musician Anthony Kalabretta.
CAMILA & MATTHEW
Camila Cabello was spotted kissing relationship coach Matthew Hussey on a beach in Mexico as seen in photos published by E! News on Feb. 9. Cabello and Hussey showed plenty of PDA as the former Fifth Harmony band member – dressed in a black bikini, polka dot cover-up and white sunhat – walked hand-in-hand on the sand with the British dating expert, who wore a gray and white striped shirt, navy board shorts and sunglasses.
DANIELLE & PAUL
The Bachelor and Bachelor in Paradise alum Danielle Maltby made her relationship with Big Brother star Paul Calafiore Instagram official on Jan. 29 by sharing two Polaroid photos of the couple at a friend’s wedding.
"Melting," Maltby wrote while Calafiore, who appeared on season 18 of the CBS franchise, captioned a similar photo with "Wedding season" and a red heart emoji.
DANE & KELSI
Dane Cook and 19-year-old girlfriend Kelsi Taylor, a singer who's provided background vocals for Little Big Town and Demi Lovato, have been quietly dating for the last year, quietly in real life at least. On social media, the couple has been sharing their relationship on Instagram, often documenting their trips and special moments together – including Taylor’s recent 19th birthday.
SHAILENE & BEN
Although Shailene Woodley and rugby player Ben Volavola were spotted packing on the PDA back in October 2017, the couple didn't make their official couple until they attended the Valentino Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018 show as part of Paris Fashion Week in France in January.
The actress shared multiple photos of the couple on social media, including one photo of the two posing against a Valentino sign with the caption, "This date tho…"
AMBER & ELON
Despite breaking up because of their increasingly busy schedules in August 2017, Amber Heard and Elon Musk were spotted out together in January 2018. Heard was seen holding hands with the Tesla founder as they left a sushi restaurant in Los Angeles.
"They're definitely back together," a source close to the couple told PEOPLE.
But the reunion didn't last long. After a few months of dating, the Tesla founder and the Justice League actress called it quits once more. "Elon decided it was time to end it and Amber agreed. They both still care deeply for each other but the timing wasn’t right," said a source close to the couple.
JOSIAH & LAUREN
Josiah Duggar has a very special new lady in his life. The 21-year-old Counting On star is courting 18-year-old Lauren Swanson, they told PEOPLE exclusively in January.
Swanson is the eldest of eight children and has been a family friend of the Duggars for years, even making an appearance on an episode of 19 Kids and Counting.
"We are overjoyed to begin this new phase of our lives together. Through the years our families' friendship has allowed us to get to know one another as friends. I can definitely say I have found a great friend … even better than I could have hoped for or imagined," Duggar told PEOPLE.
AMY & CHRIS
Smooch there it is! Amy Schumer and chef Chris Fischer made their relationship social media official on Feb. 11, with a kissing photo on Instagram.
Relationship rumors began swirling around Schumer and the chef and cookbook author after they were photographed together in November of last year, chatting over a dinner in N.Y.C. At the time, Schumer's rep declined to comment on whether their relationship was romantic.
MILLIE & JACOB
It's (Instagram) official! On Jan. 12, Millie Bobby Brown posted a pic of herself cuddling with a plush teddy bear, coyly thanking her gift giver in the caption. Singer Jacob Sartorius commented on the post, writing "of course."
The adorable couple's PDA was on full display when the Stranger Things actress snapped a selfie with her new beau on her Instagram Story later that month, adding heart emojis to the pic.
JANUARY & NICK
In January, Page Six reported that January Jones and The Bachelor alum Nick Viall starting seeing each other in March 2017, and that he celebrated her birthday alongside her Mad Men costars on Jan. 13 in Los Angeles. Though the two have not publicly confirmed anything beyond friendship (a source told PEOPLE they are just friends), her love of the reality TV franchise is well-documented.
"You don't know if you like him or if he's a scumbag — and I think that’s why I'm attracted to him, maybe?" said Jones of Viall, who announced his split from fiancée and Bachelor winner Grimaldi in August, five months after the season finale aired.
DANICA & AARON
Watch out sports fans — there’s a new power couple in town! During an interview with the Associated Press in January, NASCAR driver Danica Patrick revealed that that the rumors about her relationship with Green Bay Packers player Aaron Rodgers are true. "Yes, Aaron and I are dating," Patrick confirmed, adding that the new couple had known each other for years after meeting at 2012 ESPY Awards
SAVANNAH & NIC
Savannah Chrisley has a new man in her life. The Chrisley Knows Best star made her relationship with Nic Kerdiles Instagram official when she introduced the pro ice hockey player to her followers on Jan. 11. To wish Kerdiles, who plays for the San Diego Gulls, a happy 24th birthday, Chrisley penned a loving tribute to her beau, which she accompanied with multiple photos and videos of the couple.