We Ship The Cutest New Couples Of 2018

Up until a few days ago, Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande were featured very prominently in this slideshow. However, given the couple's sudden break-up, we've had to pivot to another one of 2018 new couples. Luckily, we had an ample number of options. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas were just one of many new famous relationships to enter the gossip-verse this year.
In terms of celebrity-watching, 2018 feels like an unprecedented year. Celebrities got engaged within months of dating, cried together on Citi bikes, and had secret weddings at City Hall. All right, we're talking about just one couple — Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin — but you get the point: It's been eventful.
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Amid the flurry of reporting about Pariana and Jailey, you might've missed some other formations. We're here to catch you up on the new couplings in Hollywood.
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Bella Hadid & the Weeknd

This pairing is nothing new. Hadid and the Weeknd — the stage name for Abel Tesfaye — have been on the "on again, off again" carousel since 2015. But in early 2018, after the ashes of the Weeknd and Selena Gomez's 2017 relationship had settled, they switched the pairing back to "on" with a series of Instagram posts.
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Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin

In a July Instagram post, Justin Bieber set a new bar for slightly unhinged, paragraphs-long Instagram captions devoted to significant others. "My heart is COMPLETELY and FULLY YOURS and I will ALWAYS put you first! You are the love of my life Hailey Baldwin and I wouldn’t want to spend it with anybody else," he wrote, just a sliver of the gushing sentiment. Bieber and Baldwin got engaged in July, were seen visiting the marriage bureau in the New York City Clerk's Office in September, and reportedly confirmed their marriage to fans in October.

Even if it seems sudden, Bieber and Baldwin's connection isn't brand new — they were linked as early as 2016. In February 2016, a month after he posted a photo of them kissing, Bieber confided to GQ his worries about the relationship: "What if Hailey ends up being the girl I'm gonna marry, right? If I rush into anything, if I damage her, then it's always gonna be damaged...I just don't want to hurt her." He waited – and it worked.
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Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas got engaged after two months of dating. Public dating, that is. Jonas made the relationship Instagram official on June 23, and confirmed their engagement in August. But Jonas and Chopra showed up to the Met Gala together in 2017, so truthers can debate the relationship's actual starting date freely.
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Chris Pine & Annabelle Wallis

Another one of Hollywood's Chrises is off the market. Chris Pine and Annabelle Wallis went public with their relationship while on vacation in July 5.
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Grimes & Elon Musk

How's this for a new personality typology index: Did you derive more pleasure from tracking the progressions of Pariana, or the unfolding narrative of Elon Musk, Grimes, and Azealia Banks, which was frankly something out of the pop culture version of the Twilight Zone?

Grimes and Elon Musk have quite an origin story. They initially connected over their shared interest: a fear of AI getting too smart. Tech mogul Musk planned to tweet a joke about a certain AI phenomenon, then saw Grimes, a musician, had made the joke years earlier. He reached out over Twitter. In no time, Grimes was Musk's date to the 2018 Met Gala in May.

Twitter has continued to play role in their relationship. Apparently, in an attempt to make Grimes laugh, Musk tweeted that he was taking Tesla private for $420 a share, alluding to the number 420's association with pot. The SEC didn't get the joke. Musk had to pay $20 million in fines and resign as Tesla chairman.

Recently, Grimes accompanied Musk on a family outing to a pumpkin patch with his five (yes, five) sons.
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Camila Mendes & Charles Melton

The Riverdale stan-dom is multi-dimensional. First, you can become obsessed with the soapy, riveting show. Then, you can obsess over the actual castmembers love lives, since the show has officially spawned two relationships. Camila Mendes and Charles Melton are the latest to take the leap. Last year, Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse started dating.
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Hailee Steinfeld & Niall Horan

Hailee Steinfeld and Niall Horan were spotted together throughout the summer, but have kept mum about their status. Shawn Mendes verbally confirmed the relationship for them. "I thought [their relationship] was common knowledge," he said on the Access Hollywood red carpet.
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Adam Rippon & Jussi-Pekka Kajaala

Adam Rippon stole our hearts at the 2018 Olympics. As for his heart? He met Jussi-Pekka Kajaala, a Finnish real estate agent, on Tinder in 2017. Rippon confirmed the relationship in April. Kajaala is planning to permanently relocate to Los Angeles to be closer to Rippon.
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Emma Watson & Brendan Wallace

After a six-month fling with Glee star Chord Overstreet, Emma Watson was spotted with businessman Brendan Wallace. Wallace is the 37-year-old co0funder and managing partner of the venture capital firm Fifth Wall. You can read his thoughts about the mortgage industry, if you'd like. This isn't the first time Watson dated someone in the business realm – she was with Silicon Valley tech manager William Knight for two years.
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Camila Cabello & Matthew Hussey

Matthew Hussey is in the business of getting girls to to get dates. Hussey is the founder of the business GetTheGuy, where he posts instructional videos with clickbait titles like: "THIS Gets Him Addicted To You Forever" and "3 Confident Female Mindsets That Will Drive Guys Wild." Hussey's devoted followers go to his conferences. Maybe Camila Cabello took his classes. Most recently, the couple was spotted hanging out with Cabello's mom in Venice Beach.
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Shailene Woodley & Ben Volavola

Technically, Shailene Woodley began dating Ben Volavola, a professor rugby player from Australia, in 2017. Woodley posted Instagrams of their hands intertwined. But it was only in 2018 that the The Big Little Lies star posted a series of photos of she and Volavola snuggling in Paris.
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Amy Schumer & Chris Fischer

Another whirlwind wedding in the books for 2018. Amy Schumer began dating chef Chris Fischer in 2017, but they became Instagram official in February 2018. Not long after that photo, Schumer and Fischer married in an under-the-radar ceremony. "It's still a novelty," Schumer told Nikki Glaser on the Sirius show You Up w/ Nikki Glaser about calling each other husband and wife. "Somebody went to sit next to him and he was like 'My wife is sitting here," and then I got back and he was excited to tell me that he said that. I just have been really overusing it, to a degree that's insane, completely uncalled for."
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Jennifer Lawrence & Cooke Maroney

According to Jennifer Lawrence, filming mother! led to the dissolution of her relationship with Darren Aronofsky in 2017. Come May 2018, Lawrence was spotted with Cooke Maroney, the the director of Gladstone 64, an art gallery on the Upper East Side. Lawrence and Maroney were introduced through their mutual friend, Laura Simpson.
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Channing Tatum & Jessi J

Back in April, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan — long considered a bedrock Hollywood couple — shocked us by announcing they'd "lovingly chosen to separate." They're both moving on after 13 years together: Dewan is experimenting with crystals, and Channing is said to be dating Jessi J. This fall, Tatum has been spotted at several of the singer's shows. They were also seen playing mini golf together, because mini golf is a universal joy.
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Victor Cruz & Karrueche Tran

Since stepping out together in December 2017, former NFL player Victor Cruz and Claws star Karrueche Tran have been vocal their affection for each other. “I love her very much,” Cruz told Us Weekly, according to Page Six. “We’re still growing and learning things about each other as we’re going along.”
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Chris Martin & Dakota Johnson

We suspected that Coldplay frontman Chris Matin and actress Dakota Johnson were a thing beginning in October 2017, but it took an interview with Johnson's mother to confirm the relationship. Griffith told People in May she "adored" Martin, then adding her daughter "is very private about her life and I respect that." Though perhaps not enough to let Johnson confirm the relationship herself. Finally, in September, Johnson (sort of) spoke about the relationship in an interview with Tatler. "Im not going to talk about it, but I am very happy," she said.

Baby rumors swarmed after blue and pink balloons were seen rising above Johnson's home in October. Johnson confirmed on The Ellen Show that she is not pregnant.
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Michelle Wiliams & Phil Elverum

In an intimate Vanity Fair profile, Michelle Williams opened up about her relationship with her new husband, singer-songwriter Phil Elverum. calling their connection "very sacred and very special." They married this summer in a small ceremony. Williams and Elverum both went through a similarly harrowing experience. Williams' ex-boyfriend, Heath Ledger, died when their daughter, Matilda, was a little girl. Elverum's late wife, illustrator and musician Geneviève Castrée, was diagnosed with cancer soon after the birth of their daughter. She died when their daughter was 18 months old.

“Obviously I’ve never once in my life talked about a relationship,” Williams told Vanity Fair, “but Phil isn’t anyone else. And that’s worth something. Ultimately the way he loves me is the way I want to live my life on the whole. I work to be free inside of the moment. I parent to let Matilda feel free to be herself, and I am finally loved by someone who makes me feel free.”
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Danica Patrick & Aaron Rodgers

He was an NFL quarterback; she was a race car driver. Can I make it any more obvious? According to an interview that Rodgers did with Fox, he and Patrick are going strong. "We’re just two people who enjoy being around each other and love each other. We’re really attracted to each other," he said. Well, now you know.
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