Jacob Elordi And Kaia Gerber’s Dating Timeline – From How They Met To All Their Rare Photos
10 August 2021, 16:52
Jacob Elordi and Kaia Gerber have been together for almost a year, but when did they start dating?
Jacob Elordi’s relationship with Kaia Gerber, 19, came as a shock to fans who believed he was still with Euphoria co-star Zendaya until the end of last summer, but it seems The Kissing Booth actor, 24, and the supermodel are a serious couple.
Kaia and Jacob were pictured strolling arm in arm on a few occasions before finally sharing photos of each other on the 'gram, but they've also holidayed with her famous parents and pretty much moved in together.
How did Jacob and Kaia meet, and how long have they been dating? Here’s a complete timeline of their relationship…
Kaia Gerber posts first photo of Jacob Elordi on his birthday
Kaia wished Jacob a happy 24th birthday on Instagram, posting her first photo of him on her grid.
"Happy birthday my love," she wrote.
The rare intimate snap of a sleepy-looking Jacob surprised fans who didn't know they were dating, with one writing: "Since when?"
Well, you'll find out if you read our timeline...
Kaia Gerber shares rare insight into Jacob Elordi relationship
For her July cover shoot with Vogue, Kaia got candid about her personal life and relationship with boyfriend Jacob.
She praised her boyfriend for being someone she can trust in a rare admission about their love life.
Kaia shared: "Being able to be with someone I trust, where we don’t want anything from each other, having a safe, steady relationship like that, has really opened my eyes to the possibilities of love and what it feels like to love without conditions.
“Lust is touching other people or wanting them, but love is really seeing someone.”
She also revealed she splits her time between his house in Hollywood Hills' and her parents' home in Malibu.
Jacob Elordi and Kaia Gerber have their first holiday together
In September 2020 Jacob joined Kaia’s family, including her parents Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford, on holiday in Los Cabos, Mexico, where they were pictured sunbathing together and reading on their loungers.
The couple’s holiday marked a big step in their relationship already, proving they’re serious about one another.
Jacob addresses the backlash over moving on from Zendaya
While Jacob and Kaia are yet to publicly confirm they’re in a relationship, the actor seemed to respond to the backlash over moving on from Zendaya when he shared an emotional Instagram post.
With a screenshot of his video call with his parents, Jacob said he often feels anxious about being a long distance from his mum and dad, and that they worry about him too.
He wrote to his 10.5 million Instagram followers to "try a little kindness", reminding them "I am a human being."
When did Jacob and Kaia start dating?
The couple were first pictured together in New York at the start of September and were later seen dining at Nobu in Malibu on the day of Jacob’s ex Zendaya’s 24th birthday.
They were then seen having a private workout session in New York’s Dog Pound.
A source told Entertainment Tonight at the time: “Things are really great between them. They've been spending a lot of time together and seem super happy."