16 Celeb Couples Who Made Their Red Carpet Debut In 2021 And How Long They've Actually Been Together

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When you're a celebrity, walking the red carpet with your significant other for the first time is a big step in your relationship — it lets the whole world know you're together.

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Some celeb couples make their red carpet debut as soon as things are official, and others wait months or even years to confirm their relationship in public.

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Here are 16 celebrity couples who made their red carpet debut in 2021:

1.Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker walked their first red carpet together at the VMAs in September.

Blink-182 drummer and reality star
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They started dating in February after 15 years of friendship.

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2.Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton seemingly confirmed they're together at the Tony Awards in September.

"Loki" actor and "The Marvels" actor
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They've been rumored to be together since they starred in Betrayal on Broadway together in 2019.

"Thor" actor and Broadway performer
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3.JoJo Siwa and Kylie Prew made their debut at the premiere of The J-Team in September.

Nickelodeon star and her non-celebrity partner
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They've been together since January.

"Dance Moms" star and her non-famous partner
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4.Bad Bunny and Gabriela Berlingeri made their debut at the Billboard Latin Music Awards in September.

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They've been dating since 2017.

5.Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck walked their first red carpet since getting back together at the Venice Film Festival in September.

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They previously dated from 2002-2004 and were engaged, and they reunited this summer.

"Gone Girl" actor and "Maid in Manhattan" actor
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6.Halsey and Alev Aydin walked their first red carpet together at the If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power movie premiere in August.

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They were first spotted together in 2019, announced their pregnancy in January 2021, and had their baby in July.

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7.Niall Horan and Amelia Woolley made their debut at a fundraiser for The Black Heart Foundation in September.

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They've reportedly been together since 2020.

One Direction member and fashion buyer
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8.Rihanna and A$AP Rocky walked their first red carpet together at the Met Gala.

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They started dating in 2020.

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9.Taika Waititi and Rita Ora walked their first red carpet together at the premiere of The Suicide Squad in August.

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They started dating around April.

"Suicide Squad" actor and singer
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10.Dixie D'Amelio and Noah Beck made their red carpet debut at the Billboard Music Awards in May.

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They confirmed their relationship in 2020.

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11.Avril Lavigne and Mod Sun made their debut at the VMAs in September.

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They first sparked dating rumors when they released "Flames" together in January.

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12.Justin Hartley and Sofia Pernas made their debut at the MTV Movie and Video Awards in May.

"The Hunt" actor and "The Green Ghost" actor
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They first met as costars on The Young and The Restless in 2015 and started dating in 2020.

"This is Us" actor and "Secret Society of Second Born Royals" actor
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13.Nicolas Cage and Riko Shibata walked their first red carpet together at the PIG premiere in July.

"National Treasure" actor and his non-celebrity wife
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They got married in February.

"Ghost Rider" actor and non-famous wife
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14.Chrishell Stause and Jason Oppenheim made their debut at the premiere of Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings in August.

"Selling Sunset" reality stars
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The Selling Sunset costars have been working together since 2018 and started dating in July 2021.

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15.Halle Berry and Van Hunt walked their first red carpet together at the Academy Awards in April.

"Catwoman" actor and music producer
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They started dating in 2020.

"The Call" actor and music mogul
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16.And finally, Megan Thee Stallion and Pardison Fontaine made their debut at the iHeartRadio Music Awards in May.

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She confirmed their relationship via Instagram Live in February.

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