Sept. 26, 2018: Sources Say Jenna Dewan Is Dating Again
Oct. 30, 2018: Jenna is ‘Really Happy’ and Dating Steve Kazee
Nearly one month later, PEOPLE confirmed that Dewan was dating Broadway star Steve Kazee, with sources saying that the pair had “been dating for a couple [of] months and [Dewan is] really happy.”
The pair were photographed looking cozy while celebrating Halloween with friends.
Nov. 2, 2018: Dewan and Kazee Are Spotted for the First Time in Public
Dec. 3, 2018: Kazee Posts a Sweet Tribute to Dewan for Her Birthday
Kazee made it Instagram official when he posted a photobooth photo with Dewan in honor of her birthday. In one of the photos, the couple shares a sweet kiss.
The caption was just as adorable as the photos: “Happy Birthday Jenna! Somehow it feels like my birthday over and over again because I keep getting the gift of you every day. ❤️🐞❤️”
Dec. 20, 2018: The Pair Mourn the Loss of Her Dog, Luna
Dewan and Kazee supported each other after the death of her dog, Luna. Kazee posted a photo of the pair on a hike captioned, “The past few days haven’t been easy but losing a fur friend never is. There have been tears of sorrow, tears of joy, laughter, longing, and every emotion in-between. Today though…today was a good day.”
Feb. 14, 2019: Kazee Gushes Over Dewan on Valentine’s Day
Prepare to swoon! Kazee posted a photo of his ladylove on Instagram in honor of Valentine’s Day, captioning the snap: “Somehow, inexplicably, I’ve been granted the honor to have this be the person that I get to be side by side with throughout this wild journey we call life. Jenna I don’t know what I did to deserve your love but I will always be so thankful that our lives found their way to each other. Here’s looking at you, kid. Happy Valentines Day my love ❤️”
We’re not crying, you’re crying.
Feb 18, 2019: The Pair Take Dewan’s Daughter, Everly, to Disneyland
April 19, 2019: Dewan Says Kazee Is Getting Her Into New Hobbies
While making an appearance on Ellen, Dewan told guest host John Cena that Steve got her into wrestling.
“Steve, my boyfriend, is a huge wrestling fan and he got me, like, so into it,” Dewan shared. “So much that I watched Wrestlemania by myself. He wasn’t even in town and I watched Wrestlemania!”
June 5, 2019: Dewan Calls Kazee Her “Peace”
Dewan shared this adorable photo of her cuddling up to Kazee on Instagram, marking the first time she shared a photo of him on her page. She captioned the picture: “Speaking of peace….❤️”
Around the same time, sources told PEOPLE that things between the two were getting serious. They said, “So many things had to work for Jenna to even consider dating again. And everything has clicked with Steve.”
The insider also said, “There are talks about the future. Jenna loves being a mom and would love to have another baby and a sibling for Everly.”
June 18, 2019: The Pair Head to a WWE Match
Capitalizing on Dewan’s newfound love of wrestling, the pair headed to a WWE Raw event. Couples who watch wrestling together, stay together!
Aug. 5, 2019: Kazee Takes Dewan for a Wild Ride
Sept. 24, 2019: They Celebrate The 1-Year Anniversary of Adopting Their Puppy, Cosmo
There’s nothing cuter than these two gushing over their fur baby!
Sept. 24, 2019: The Couple Announces That They're Expecting
Their family is growing! PEOPLE confirmed in late September that the pair are expecting their first child together.
“We are beyond overjoyed and couldn’t be happier to be expanding our family!” the couple told PEOPLE exclusively.
Sept. 24, 2019: Jenna and Steve Share the First Photos of Her Baby Bump
In a photo that prominently displayed her growing baby bump as she snuggled her daughter, Everly, Dewan wrote, “Becoming a mother is quite simply the absolute best most incredible thing that has ever happened to me 💕 @stevekazee you are a gift from above and I couldn’t be more excited to be expanding our family together…!”
For his part, Kazee wrote on Instagram: “Well…the news is out. I can’t even begin to describe the feelings that I have had since we first learned that Jenna was pregnant! I have waited my entire life for this moment and couldn’t have found a better person to build a family with.”
The Broadway star gushed about Dewan saying, “The past year and a half has brought so many things into my life that have filled me with the deepest of gratitude. A partner who radiates love, warmth, and kindness. A partner who has faced some of the hardest moments life can deal you with grace, humility, and a desire to learn from the ups and downs. A partner who is continuously growing from those lessons and who supports my growth as a person with love, unwavering support, and understanding.”
In perhaps the sweetest part of his emotional post, Kazee talks about Everly: “Jenna also brought with her one of the greatest gifts one could ever imagine…her beautiful daughter. Evie burst into my life like a supernova and has continued to burn so brightly in it. I have learned so much about parenting already from watching how amazing Jenna is with her and Evie has taught me so much about what it means to love and communicate with a child and I can’t wait to give her a sibling and make our little family a little bit bigger.”
Oct. 4, 2019: The Couple Makes Their Red Carpet Debut As Parents-to-Be
Dewan and Kazee had a date night, debuting Dewan’s baby bump on the red carpet for the WWE’s 20th celebration in Los Angeles. Did we mention that these two love wrestling? Looks like they’ll be passing on that love to their new addition!
Oct. 9, 2019: The Couple Opens Up About Their Love Story
Dewan told PEOPLE that she wasn’t looking for love, “But it sort of took me by complete storm. It happened when I least expected it.”
The actress was just starting to feel comfortable dating again following her April 2018 split from Channing Tatum when she met Kazee.
She told PEOPLE, “I had kind of come to terms with, ‘Okay, I need to accept that I need to start a new life.’ I had no idea what I was looking for, and I was not at all looking for any kind of relationship. It was nothing I was looking for, but it was everything I needed, if that makes sense.”