Summer Lovin' Is in Full Swing: All the Hot New Celebrity Couples of the Season
LIAM PAYNE & CAIRO DWEK
The former One Direction singer, 24, was photographed showing off plenty of PDA with model Cairo Dwek, 20, in Lake Como. The new couple held hands, kissed and kept their arms wrapped around each other while enjoying a leisurely stroll in Italy, as seen photos on Just Jared.
ASHLEY BENSON & CARA DELEVINGNE
The Pretty Little Liars alum and model were photographed sharing multiple smooches in August after they landed at London’s Heathrow Airport.
The pair was cuddled up while waiting at for a taxi, where they were seen exchanging kissing a number of times.
NOAH CYRUS & LIL XAN
Miley Cyrus' little sister is off the market! The 18-year-old singer is dating Soundcloud rapper Lil Xan, PEOPLE confirms. "It's new," a source told PEOPLE of her relationship with Xan, whose real name is Diego Leanos.
ROBERT PATTINSON & SUKI WATERHOUSE
Pattinson has a new woman in his life. The Twilight star and model/actress Waterhouse “are dating,” a source tells 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 PEARCE & MICHAEL RAY
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.
Both the singer-songwriter, who was named “One to Watch” by PEOPLE in 2017, and the “One that Got Away” singer shared the same loved-up photo of themselves snuggling up together on a couch at the Grand Ole Opry — while also giving fans a little insight into how they first met.
“And then one random night at the Nashville Palace changed everything. ❤,” Pearce captioned the photo.
TIM TEBOW & DEMI-LEIGH NEL-PETERS
In July, PEOPLE confirmed that the former NFL quarterback, who famously switched from football to baseball, is dating Nel-Peters, who was born and raised in South Africa but now resides in New York City.
"She is a really special girl and I am very lucky and blessed for her coming into my life," he tells ESPN.
"I am usually very private with these things," he adds, "but I am very thankful."
CHLOE BENNET & LOGAN PAUL
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.”
AMBER HEARD & VITO SCHNABEL
The actress stepped out with the art dealer hand-in-hand as they attended the day’s tennis matches at Wimbledon in London, England, on July 9. The new couple were first spotted out in May and have been making low-key appearances around New York City since.
This is the first relationship for both of them after high-profile break ups: Heard was last linked to SpaceX and Tesla billionaire Elon Musk after first being seen together in July 2016; Schnabel recently ended a relationship with supermodel Heidi Klum in September 2017 after they started dating in 2014.
CHRIS PINE & ANNABELLE WALLIS
The Wonder Woman heartthrob and The Mummy actress stepped out hand in hand on July 4 after months of speculation about their relationship.
The pair were spotted walking down a street in central London in chic, color-coordinated outfits for a romantic midday stroll. Wearing a gold, summery dress paired with matching jewelry and gladiator sandals, Wallis cozied up to an elegantly clad Pine dawning a light brown suit and complementary suede shoes.
Speculation surrounding the couple’s relationship began three months ago, when they were spotted walking at Heathrow Airport together in late March. They later intimately sat across from each other at a dinner party in Malibu in early April where a source told PEOPLE they were “very comfortable together.”
CAMILA MENDES & VICTOR HOUSTON
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 PRATT & KATHERINE SCHWARZENGEGGER
The Jurassic World actor was spotted spending Father's Day with 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.”
JUSTIN BIEBER & HAILEY BALDWIN
The young stars dated and broke up in 2016, but romance rumors were rekindled this June when they were spotted out together several times in N.Y.C. A source denied they're in a relationship — they're church friends — saying "they are two single people that enjoy each other's company." But in July, PEOPLE confirmed the two are engaged.
ZEKE SMITH & NICO SANTOS
The couple — 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 DUHAMEL & EIZA GONZALEZ
New couple alert! In June, a source close to Gonzalez told PEOPLE that she and Duhamel have been keeping their relationship out of the spotlight. "They've been quietly dating for months,” the insider told PEOPLE. "He's really attracted to her and things are going pretty well."
ARIANA GRANDE & PETE DAVIDSON
Since going public with their relationship, the singer and the SNL star haven't stopped, leaving cute comments on each other's Instagrams, showing support for one another at concerts and stand-up shows, and, in his case, even getting commemorative tattoos. The two began dating in May following her split from Mac Miller and his from Cazzie David — and got engaged just weeks later, sharing the news in early June.
KENDALL JENNER & ANWAR HADID
Days after the supermodel was linked to Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons, she was seen smooching pal Gigi and Bella Hadid's younger brother, Anwar.
"Kendall is having fun," a source told PEOPLE. "She doesn't want a serious relationship and is just enjoying being single. She feels that whenever she has been serious about guys in the past, it's kind of a mess and doesn't work out."
PRIYANKA CHOPRA & NICK JONAS
Another pair who can't stop commenting on each other's Instagrams, 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.
AUDRINA PATRIDGE & RYAN CABRERA
The two former MTV stars, who first called it quits in May 2010, recently reunited and "are getting serious," a source told PEOPLE. "They’re spending a lot of time together and are very happy together.
"[They] have a long history together and a solid friendship even aside from their rekindled romance,” the source continued. "He's also so great with [her daughter]. They're very cute together!"
JENNIFER LAWRENCE & COOKE MARONEY
After splitting from her mother! director Darren Aronofsky in November, sources told PEOPLE Lawrence and Cooke 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.
AVRIL LAVIGNE & PHILLIP SAROFIM
The often private Lavigne has only recently been stepping out for dinner dates with her new billionaire heir boyfriend Sarofim, the son of Egyptian-American billionaire investor Fayez Sarofim. The duo — who were first spotted at dinner together in March at L.A. hot spot Madeo — reportedly met through friends and have been dating for a few months.
BROOKLYN BECKHAM & LEXY PANTERRA
"They are definitely together," an insider told PEOPLE of the British student and YouTube personality, who were first photographed together last April at an event in La Quinta, California. "They've been dating for a little while now."
Panterra seems to be smitten with Beckham, too. "A perfect night" she captioned a cuddly, smiley shot of the two of them posted to her Instagram account in early June.
Beckham was most recently linked to on-again, off-again girlfriend Chloë Grace Moretz.
JESSE WILLIAMS & TAYLOR ROCKS
The Grey’s Anatomy star is dating SportsNet New York anchor Rooks, PEOPLE confirmed in late May. The two were reportedly spotted attending Kevin Hart’s comedy show in New Jersey around Memorial Day, but have kept a low profile since.
Along with her gig on SportsNet, Rooks has also made a name for herself with her YouTube show and podcast TimeOut With Taylor Rooks, interviewing big names including Dwayne Wade and Meek Mill. Williams previously dated Minka Kelly for several months before calling it off amid his split from ex-wife Aryn Drake-Lee.
LEV BURE & BELLA ROBERTSON
Young love! Bure, the son of Candace Cameron Bure, is dating the Duck Dynasty star. The two went to prom together in May, as documented on the teens' moms' Instagrams (so embarrassing!).
The two began sharing snaps of each other on Instagram in the fall, but went particularly public not long ago.
"I know you've seen her before, but allow me to introduce to you the most amazing girl on the planet: beautiful, kindhearted, intelligent, graceful… just to get an idea. She lights up a room with her radiant smile…and I love her with all of my heart," Bure wrote alongside a sweet April shot.