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Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner’s Relationship Timeline Explained

We take a closer look at the story behind the new Hollywood couple.
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What happens when you combine one of the youngest Academy Award nominees for Best Actor with a billionaire reality TV star? Well, just ask Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner.

The millennial power couple have quickly become one of the most talked-about pairings in Hollywood, with fans keeping a close eye on the rumour mill for any information on their alleged romance. 

After over eight months of speculation, breakup rumours, and insider exclusives, the pair finally set the record straight on their relationship and publicly confirmed that they are an item. 

After their PDA-packed appearance at Beyoncé’s Renaissance World Tour on September 5, 2023,  fans are curious to learn more about the story behind Hollywood’s most unexpected romances.

With fans of Ky Ky and Timmy taking to social media to celebrate their new favourite couple (or mourn the loss of their chance to date their favourite star), we take a closer look at the timeline of Kylie and Timothée’s relationship. 

Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner’s Relationship Timeline

January 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner first meet 

Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner reportedly first crossed paths in person in late January 2023, with the duo photographed by fans mingling outside the Jean Paul Gaultier fashion show in Paris. 

Rumours of a romance between Timmy and Kylie had not yet begun to circulate however, many fans took to social media to share their excitement (and shock) at the unexpected crossover. 

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April 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner are reported to be dating

While a small group of fans had been speculating over the nature of their relationship since their first joint sighting, the celebrity gossip account DeuxMoi was the first to let slip about the possibility of Kylie and Timothée’s romance.

In true Gossip Girl fashion, Hollywood insiders slid into DeuxMoi’s DM’s to share the news, with the account then posting the intel to their Instagram stories.

“Anon pls. Multiple sources have told me that Timmy C has a new girl… Kylie Jenner,” wrote one source, with two others also chiming in to confirm the rumours. 

May 2023 – Details of Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner’s relationship emerge

After being reportedly spotted on a taco date in L.A. in late April, a source shared more details on the dynamics of Timothée and Kylie’s relationship.

“Kylie and Timothée are casually seeing each other, but are trying to keep it low-key. They are becoming more comfortable with each other, but Kylie wants to take things day by day and see where it goes,” a source told Entertainment Tonight. 

“Timothée loves that Kylie is such a hands-on mum and a boss. He appreciates her confidence and thinks she’s incredibly beautiful.”

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Timothée’s first public appearance following the dating rumours was on April 25 at CinemaCon. (Credit: Getty)

June 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner are photographed in Beverly Hills

Over six months since they were first photographed together, the first ‘official’ photos of Kylie and Timothée were made public. 

Fans of both Kylie and Timothée on social media were initially hesitant to comment on the new snaps. Given that the photos were relatively low-quality, some fans were still not 100% convinced that the couple in the photo was Kylie and Timothée. 

August 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner rumoured to have split

In a report that both delighted and disappointed fans, Life & Style claimed that Lil’ Timmy T and King Kylie had parted ways after seven months together. 

“[Kylie’s] telling people that things between them naturally fizzled out because they’re both busy and travelling, but friends are whispering that Kylie got dumped,” a source told the publication. 

“Kylie is playing it casual, but her friends know it must sting. Timothée was the first guy she really spent time with after splitting from Travis Scott. She even introduced him to her family.”

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Kylie Jenner split from rapper Travis Scott in January 2023. The couple share two children; Stormi, 5, and Aire, 1. (Credit: Getty)

August 2023 – Sources confirm Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner’s relationship

Following Life & Style’s claims that the couple had split, sources speaking to multiple publications disputed the rumours – claiming that Timothée and Kylie were definitely still together. 

“Everything is cool between the two [and] they’re still an item… Any reports that say otherwise are false,” an insider told TMZ. 

“Kylie and Timothée are still seeing each other when they can. Kylie’s busy with work and travelling a lot, but they make time for each other when it works and [they] both like each other,” a source shared to Entertainment Tonightadding, “They’re keeping things low-key and chill for now, but [they] get along great and have fun together.” 

Speculation surrounding Timmy and Kylie’s romance also made headlines in late August following the Daily Mail’s publication of paparazzi pictures that show Kylie leaving Timothée’s Beverly Hills home. 

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Despite rumours that Timmy called it off, sources claimed he and Kylie were still an item. (Credit: Getty)

September 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner publicly confirm their romance

While many first took the news of Timothée and Kylie’s romance with a grain of salt, fans of the duo were sent into a frenzy on September 5 following the release of a fan-taken video that showed the pair looking undeniably cozy in the VIP section at Beyonce’s Renaissance World Tour in Los Angeles. 

Following the concert, TMZ posted an exclusive video of Timothée and Kylie together during the show, with the video capturing the couple kissing and being highly affectionate. 

While both Timothée and Kylie have yet to comment publicly on their relationship, the latest snaps of the duo certainly served as sufficient confirmation that the rumours are in fact true. 

September 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner attend the U.S. Open 

While some fans may have thought that their appearance at the Beyonce concert would be the last glimpse we would have of the couple for some time, Timothée and Kylie hard-launched their romance amongst a crowd of fellow A-listers at the 2023 U.S. Open final.

As Novak Djokovic and Danil Medvedev drew the attention of the crowd, Kylie and Timmy’s eyes remained firmly locked on one another as they canoodled their way through the men’s singles championship game. 

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Timothée and Kylie packed on the court-side PDA throughout the match. (Credit: Getty)

September 2023 – Kylie Jenner reveals her phone lock screen with Timothée Chalamet

Just as news of Kylie and Timmy’s U.S. Open appearance was leaving headlines, Kylie re-ignited the fan frenzy surrounding the new couple at the Prada Spring/Summer 2024 fashion show.

Following her red-carpet photo call, the 26-year-old was photographed by ELLE Mexico readjusting her sunglasses with her phone in her hand. Eagle-eyed fans were quick to spot the couple on Kylie’s lock-screen.

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November 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner attend WSJ Magazine Innovator Awards

In their first public outing since the U.S. Open, Timothée and Kylie were spotted together at the WSJ Magazine 2023 Innovator Awards. 

Although some fans speculated that their romance was over since they did not walk the red carpet together, photos captured from inside the event showed the new couple still happily together. 

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Kylie also took home the award for 2023 Brand Innovator. (Credit: Getty)

November 2023 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner attend Saturday Night Live afterparty

Following his appearance as a host on Saturday Night Live, Timmy and Kylie were spotted arriving at the SNL afterparty in New York City. 

According to one audience fan account posted to Twitter, Kylie was present in the audience at the recording and was also spotted by fans chatting with Timothée’s sister Pauline, with the fan adding, “They were acting like besties!” 

Kylie’s mum Kris Jenner also shared her support for Timmy’s SNL appearance, posting his promo clip to her Instagram stories and urging her followers to “tune in” to the episode. 

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Timothée hosted SNL for a second time on November 11. (Credit: Getty)

December 2023 – Kylie Jenner supports Timothée Chalamet at Wonka London premiere

Although there were no photographs of the couple together on the Wonka red carpet in London, Timmy’s co-star Calah Lane revealed that the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star did attend the event. 

In an interview with Access Hollywood at the film’s Los Angeles premiere, Calah was asked if she had met anyone that she was a fan of, to which she replied, “I met Kylie Jenner! That was really cool. That was at the premiere in England.”

“She was a fan [of the movie]. She really enjoyed it I hope,” Calah continued.

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Timothée attended the London premiere of Wonka on November 28. (Credit: Getty)

January 2024 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner share a kiss at the 2024 Golden Globes

While they didn’t walk the red carpet together, Timmy and Kylie’s romance was still on full display inside the 2024 Golden Globe Awards ceremony. 

Attending the ceremony for his Best Actor nomination for Wonka, the couple were captured sharing a kiss on the official broadcast.

Thanks to some well-placed fans inside the event, footage was also captured of Timothée escorting Kylie to their seat, with the pair looking as loved up as ever. 

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April 2024 – Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy rumours surface

Although fans had not seen Timmy and Kylie together since the Golden Globes, rumours that the couple were expecting their first child quickly began to snowball. 

The speculation started when comedian Daniel Tosh claimed he had spoken to a grocery store worker who revealed that while the store was closed for filming of The Kardashians, Kylie revealed that she was pregnant with Timothée’s child. 

While these claims were unfounded, fans deep-dived into the theory on social media, with many Twitter users being quick to point out Kylie’s recent string of oversized outfits reminiscent of her previous pregnancy style. 

Despite the momentum the rumour gained, sources speaking to Us Weekly shared that the pair were not expecting however, their romance is reportedly still going strong. 

“Kylie and Timothée have been keeping in touch while he’s been in [Manhattan] filming and are still together,” they shared. 

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Timothée has most recently been spotted on set of ‘A Complete Unknown’ in New York. (Credit: Getty)

May 2024: Fans spot Kylie Jenner’s phone lock screen with Timothée Chalamet

Amidst the swell of pregnancy rumours, some fans of Timothée and Kylie took the couple’s silence on their relationship as an indication they may have parted ways. 

In good news for fans of the couple, it appears that Kylie and Timmy’s romance is still going strong, with some eagle-eyed fans spotting her previously revealed phone lock screen of Timothée kissing her cheek while celebrating the launch of her new vodka soda brand Sprinter in Las Vegas. 

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