Meet One Day Star Leo Woodall: Everything You Need to Know

Obsessed with Dexter Mayhew? We've got the inside scoop.

It’s a new year, which means that Netflix has served us with yet another romantic series to make our entire personality. 

If you’ve been on TikTok at all in 2024, you definitely have heard of the new romantic remake of David Nicholls’ One Day, and safe to say we’re obsessed. 

While we’ve been captivated by the heartwarming (and soul-crushing) story of Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley, we’ve also fallen in love with the show’s stars Leo Woodall and Ambika Mod. 

When he’s not confessing his love in the Aegean Sea or galivanting through Paris as the beloved Dex, Leo is quickly becoming one of the internet’s new favourite young heartthrobs. 

Following his sudden rise to fame, Leo appears to be further solidifying his status as social media’s new favourite leading man, joining the cast of the upcoming Bridget Jones film as Renée Zellweger’s new love interest. 

As fans continue to re-watch his entire filmography, keep scrolling to learn more about Leo’s life away from the camera. 

Who is Leo Woodall dating?

Leo Woodall is currently in a relationship with former White Lotus co-star Meghann Fahy.

Rumours surrounding the pair’s romance first began to circulate in September 2022 after Leo shared a selection of behind-the-scenes snaps of the couple alongside their castmates, captioning the post, “That’s amore.”

Two months later, Meghann shared her selection of White Lotus snaps, with fans noticing the co-stars looking particularly cozy in one of the snaps taken on the streets of Sicily. 

Leo and Meghann have been linked since late 2022. (Credit: Getty)

After attending a number of awards shows together alongside the White Lotus cast, the news of Leo and Meghann’s romance was seemingly made official in November 2023, with E! News sharing several photos of the couple kissing and packing on the PDA while out and about in New York City. 

Most recently, the pair were spotted sharing a handful of affectionate moments on the dancefloor at a 2024 Emmy Awards afterparty. 

While the pair have not yet commented publicly on their romance, we’ll be sure to keep you posted if any heartwarming details arise.  

Leo and Meghann (3rd/4th from R) alongside their White Lotus co-stars. (Credit: Getty)

What movies and TV shows has Leo Woodall appeared in?

Leo Woodall made his on-screen debut in 2019 as Jack Reader in the BBC drama Holby City. 

Since appearing in the standalone episode, Leo has gone on to appear in a number of critically acclaimed television series, including Citadel and Vampire Academy. 

Notably, Leo starred as Jack in season two of White Lotus, with his performance seeing him take home the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. 

Leo starred alongside Ambika Mod in Netflix’s One Day. (Credit: Netflix)

Two years later, Leo returned to our screens as Dexter Mayhew in the Netflix series adaptation of David Nicholls’ 2009 novel One Day, with the series gathering widespread popularity on social media. 

Most recently, the actor has been spotted on set alongside Renée Zellweger for the upcoming Bridget Jones film, with Leo slated to be joining the cast as Bridget’s new love interest.

How old is Leo Woodall? 

Born on September 14, 1996, in the London suburb of Hammersmith, Leo Woodall is currently 27 years old.

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