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Dua Lipa and Boyfriend Romain Gavras Make Red-Carpet Debut at Cannes

Dua Lipa and her beau Romain Gavras are red-carpet official now! Not long ago, the One Kiss singer and her new boyfriend made their first appearance as a couple at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival. 

Recently, the three-time Grammy-winning musician and her French director boyfriend stepped out for the 2023 Cannes Film Festival. Read on to know more about the latest outing of Dua Lipa and Romain Gavras.

Dua Lipa and Romain Gavras make their red-carpet debut at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival

On Friday, May 19, 2023, the Levitating singer and her beau Romain Gavras made their romance red-carpet official. The two of them were clicked by the paps while embracing each other on the red carpet for the film Omar La Fraise (The King of Algiers).

For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, the movie Omar La Fraise (The King of Algiers), narrates the tale of a gangster on the run who must lay low in order to avoid a 20-year prison sentence in France.

Dua brought her A-game to the iconic red carpet of the 2023 Cannes Film Festival. She looked stunning in a black one-shoulder dress with cutouts, a long slit, and a silhouette that put her back on display.

The London-born singer topped off her new bangs look with matching high-heeled strappy sandals and dangling earrings. Romain, for his part, opted for a black suit. He complimented his outfit with a matching tie and a pair of black shoes.

When did Dua Lipa and Romain Gavras spark dating rumors?

For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, Dua and Romain sparked romance rumors earlier this year, in February when they were photographed together leaving a party in London. As of this moment, it’s not known how they exactly met first.

According to E! Online, the two of them were also seen again holding hands during Paris Fashion Week. In a photo that popped up on the internet, Gavras can be seen following Dua as she exits in one of the designer’s ensembles.

Here’s all you need to know more about Dua Lipa’s boyfriend Romain Gavras

Romain Gavras is no stranger to the entertainment industry. He is an acclaimed director with a creative portfolio. He garnered the attention of the viewers for serving as the director of M.I.A.’s visually captivating music video for Bad Girls which consists of a lot of car stunts in the Moroccan desert.

Along with this, the 41-year-old also directed the controversial music video for Born Free by M.I.A. which sparked discussions with its bold portrayal of a red-haired genocide. In the past, he has also worked with top artists such as Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus.

Romain has also helmed a couple of films. His 2022 movie Athena competed at the Venice International Film Festival. His 2018 comedy The World is Yours bagged a César Award nomination.

According to his IMDB page, the France native has also worked on several ad campaigns, too, including Louis Vuitton’s “Coeur Battant,” Dior’s “J’adore: The New Absolu,” and Powerade’s “The Corner.”

Dua Lipa was previously linked to Anwar Hadid

Before sparking a romance with Romain Gavras, Dua who is set to make her acting debut in the 2023 movie Barbie was in a relationship with Gigi Hadid’s younger brother Anwar Hadid.

The Kiss and Make Up singer and the model started dating in the year 2019. At that point in time, Dua and Anwar were seen getting cozy together at Hadid’s 20th birthday party that took place in Malibu, California. Soon after, they were spotted packing on the PDA at the British Summer Time Hyde Park music festival in London.

In September 2019, the duo was seen together at Paris Fashion Week. They attended the Marc Jacobs Spring 2020 Runway Show in New York City. During the same month, they were photographed while sitting front row at the Burberry show during London Fashion Week.

Dua and Anwar made their red carpet-debut as a couple at the 2019 American Music Awards. In February 2020, Lipa shared a tribute to her then-beau on the occasion of Valentine’s Day. “Pls touch wiv ur eyes only. this one is mine. Happy V day lovers 💕🔐,” she wrote alongside a carousel of pictures of the pair.

During the Covid-19 pandemic, Dua and Hadid quarantined together. Then, they were social distancing at “a random Airbnb” in London. They celebrated their 1st anniversary on June 14. They even adopted a dog together.

While having a chat with British Vogue in January 2021, the Scared To Be Lonely singer talked about working hard to protect the pair’s romance. She said, “We have all these incredible memories and experiences, and if there’s something that we want to share together, then OK, that’s fun. But at the same time, we’re quite private — we’ll only show you as much as we want you to see.”

For their February 2021 cover story, the New Rules crooner told the magazine, “It’s a little bit of give and take, trying to find the right balance of being so excited and being in love, and wanting to share that with the people around me, but at the same time not wanting to put too much out there.”

Lipa went on to say, “I want to be able to just be happy in this relationship without having other people’s opinions. … My home life is really normal. The people I surround myself with have known me for the longest time. My job doesn’t define my circle, and that makes a world of difference.”

Dua and Anwar called it quits in December 2021 after 2 years of dating. Then, a source said, “Dua and Anwar are currently taking a break from their relationship and are spending time apart. They’re figuring things out right now.” Since then, she has also been linked to TV host Trevor Noah and singer Jack Harlow.

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Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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