11 Celebrity Couples Whose Romances Started In The DMs
Celebs, they’re just like us!
Never doubt the power of a direct message, y'all. At this point, sliding into Instagram DMs is a tried and true dating strategy — and it’s more common and effective than you may realize. Athletes, A-listers, and reality TV stars have all shot their shot over DM, and some of these introductory messages have turned into real, long-lasting relationships (even marriages).
The best thing about asking someone out through a direct message? If they turn you down or don't reply, no one ever has to know. (You can even unsend the message and pretend it never happened.) Just keep in mind: Some of your favorite celebs have been in the same shoes.
While some of these DMs got instant responses, others were kept on read for months (though TBH, Barbara Palvin had a very good reason for waiting to reply to Dylan Sprouse's DM). Not all flame emoji romances have led to a fairytale endings, but many celebs have managed to grow their DM connection into an IRL love story. Here are some of the best celeb DM success stories — that we know of, at least.
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