- Paul Mescal is an Irish actor who rose to fame in 2020 after he appeared in ‘Regular Individuals’
- Paul has been with Phoebe Bridgers since mid-2020
- Followers are anxious Paul and Phoebe broke up after she sang about being alone in a brand new tune with SZA
- Paul met with Angelina Jolie in London in the beginning of 2023, sparking courting hypothesis
Paul Mescal‘s profession has skyrocketed since he landed the function of Connell in BBC’s drama Regular Individuals, which debuted in 2020. The 26-year-old Irish actor’s love life additionally took a flip uphill in 2020: he started courting American singer-songwriter, Phoebe Bridgers. As Paul grew to become extra of a family identify, curiosity in his private life started to rise. So, who has Paul Mescal dated? Learn on to study his relationship with Phoebe, 28, and even the rumors that he went on a date with Angelina Jolie.
Paul Mescal and Phoebe Bridgers
As a result of Paul is pretty new to Hollywood and isn’t very lively on social media, little is understood about his private life earlier than 2020. Fortunately, he was lively on Twitter in 2020, as a result of that’s precisely how he and the “Sidelines” singer met. Phoebe watched Regular Individuals that spring and took to Twitter to admit how attracted she was to Paul. “completed regular individuals and now I’m unhappy and sexy oh wait,” she wrote. Paul noticed her tweet and responded, “I’m formally lifeless.” Excited by Paul’s remark, she responded with a flirtatious tweet: “nooo don’t die your so proficient aha”.
I am formally lifeless.
— Paul Mescal (@mescal_paul) May 12, 2020
The pair shortly grew to become acquainted, and simply two weeks later, they hosted an Instagram Stay for Wonderland Journal. The Stay session served as their first time assembly over video name and was a 20-minute-long flirt session stuffed with smiles and blushing. In actual fact, at one level, Paul instructed Phoebe he loves her music, to which she responded, “Properly, that makes me blush.” Aw!
The “Movement Illness” singer then known as Paul “cute” in a June chat with NME and revealed he adopted her on Instagram. “I received somewhat pitter-patter in my coronary heart after I noticed,” she gushed. One month later, a restaurant in Eire known as Lemon Tree Cafe claimed the pair had met face-to-face and loved a deal with collectively. By November, Paul and Phoebe have been official. With out naming Phoebe, he instructed GQ journal that having a big different throughout the pandemic had been a “lifesaver.” He defined, “To have somebody to lean on by such a mad, mad time has been invaluable. Actually, I don’t know the place I’d be with out her.” The subsequent month, Phoebe and Paul starred within the former’s music video for “Savior Complex”.
The lovable couple made their pink carpet debut on the LACMA Artwork + Movie Gala in Nov. 2021 and went Instagram official in Dec. 2021. They seemed to be going robust in 2022 as properly, as they walked the Met Gala red carpet collectively in Could and Paul appeared within the singer’s “Sidelines” music video in June. Paul and Phoebe have been as completely happy as might be by the autumn as properly, as Phoebe revealed Paul took the Instagram pictures she shared in Sept. 2020 (seen here). The snaps have been from the set of Phoebe and The 1975‘s music video for “I’m In Love With You”.
Nonetheless, followers grew to become concerned about the status of the couple when Phoebe sang a verse in SZA‘s tune, “Ghost within the Machine,” which was launched in Dec. 2022. “You mentioned all of my pals are on my payroll/You’re not improper, you’re an as*****,” she sings. “Screaming at you within the Ludlow/I used to be yours free of charge.” Afterward in her verse, she sings about being alone on the “airport bar or resort foyer.” The lyrics have been written simply weeks earlier than the tune was launched, in keeping with her Dec. 2022 interview with NME. Phoebe nor Paul has spoken of a breakup on the time of this writing, and pictures of them nonetheless seem on the singer’s Instagram web page.
Paul Mescal and Angelina Jolie
Followers have been floored when Angelina Jolie, 47, was photographed meeting with Paul Mescal for coffee in London amid his and Phoebe’s breakup rumors. Nonetheless, an insider near Paul shortly shut any and all courting rumors down. The Maleficent actress “needed to satisfy Paul after she and Shiloh loved watching his play, [A Streetcar Named Desire],” the particular person instructed Us Weekly in mid-January. Angie’s daughter, Shiloh, 16, “liked” assembly Paul, and the outing “was a pleasant espresso and nothing greater than that,” in keeping with the supply.