We aren’t sure yet how the two met, but he and Taylor apparently have mutual friends and he is rumored to be friendly with Taylor’s best friend, model Lily Aldridge and her husband, Kings of Leon front man, Caleb Followill.
The pair have been dating for months, with Taylor renting a house in London to be closer to her new beau.
But it wasn’t long before he got his break in , a 2016 film directed by Ang Lee, whose directed other British film legends such as Emma Thompson and Alan Rickman.
Taylor later stood by her side when both her mother Carrie Fisher and grandmother Debbie Reynolds passed away within a day of each other. The split came about, as it often does in the industry, from work: "They aren’t together anymore but they are still friendly.Joe, 26 is a London theater actor with just a few film credits to his name, although he is slated to appear in the upcoming film, “The Favourite” with Oscar-winning actress Emma Stone.He reportedly also still lives at home with his parents.Remember , Swift has been dating British actor Joe Alwyn for a few months now. In March he appeared in , Swift has been renting a house in North London, where Alwyn has been a “frequent guest,” though the two are reportedly being careful to avoid publicity . She kept up the edge for her hosting duties at the Met Gala, where she wore a silver cutout Louis Vuitton dress, paired with lace-up sandals and a dark lip.(A representative for Swift did not respond to a request for comment.)Joe Alwyn, Joe Alwyn . [Billie's] really focused on her work right now." Earlier in the year, Fisher's brother Todd described Taylor's support of Billie, following two back-to-back family losses, as, "The truth of the matter is the guy is – he’s pretty spectacular.