Grace Van Patten and Jackson White basically confirming that they are more than a TV couple, after the tell me lies co-stars held hands at a red carpet event on November 7. Grace, 25, and Jackson, 26, strolled side by side at the 2022 CFDA Fashion Awards at Casa Cipriani in New York. It was the first time the pair – who play lovers in the addictive Hulu series – have essentially confirmed that they are indeed a couple, after weeks of romance speculation.
Dressed up for the fashion event, Grace and Jackson showed off their chic looks on the carpet. Grace stunned in a beautiful green slit dress with a good. She also rocked a pair of matching open-toe heels. Jackson looked dapper in a gray suit jacket and matching trousers with a white button down and beige shoes. His look also included aviator sunglasses.
When tell me lies came out in September, Grace and Jackson sparked dating rumors by attending several red carpet events together. They were asked in interviews about the status of their relationship. Jackson admitted on the Not Skinny But Not Fat podcast that he would consider dating Grace. “All I’m saying is I’m obsessed with her because she’s f-king amazing,” Jackson told host Amanda Hirsch. He also said of Grace: “She’s the freaking coolest, most grounded, awesome person IRL you’ll ever meet. She was the fearless leader on our show. She’s 25 years old and runs a set like she’s been doing it for 30 years. She is so consistent and good at this.”
Grace admitted that she had the “biggest crush” on Jackson in an interview with E! News. But the actress remained more circumspect about the relationship during a chat with Entertainment Tonight last month. “Fans should just leave it for mystery, keep it fun,” she said of the rumors of her dating Jackson. “Who knows?”