A source told Us Weekly on Monday (Nov. 14) that the pair has been “talking for a couple months” and “really like each other.”
“Pete and Emily have been talking for a couple months now. They are in the very early stages, but both really like each other” the insider revealed.
“Pete makes Emily laugh and he loves how intelligent she is,” the source added.
Another insider told E! News that Emily finds Pete “charming,” adding that the 31-year-old model and 29-year-old comedian “have a flirtatious chemistry.”
“Emily thinks Pete is a lot of fun to hang out with. Emily thinks Pete is charming and they have flirtatious chemistry right now.” the source said.
Emily Ratajkowski and Pete Davidson initially sparked romance rumors after the pair were spotted “holding hands” on a date in Brooklyn on Saturday night (Nov. 12), according to an anonymous tip on the Instagram gossip account @DeuxMoi.
The two have been tight-lipped about their alleged romance.
The romance rumors follow the breakup of Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian in August after nine months of dating.
The two sparked dating rumors in late 2021, after the “Keeping Up with the Kardashian” star appeared on the “Saturday Night Live” show. They fueled the dating gossip with public outings, eventually confirming that they were together.
“Kim and Pete have decided to just be friends,” an insider close to Kim Kardashian reportedly told PageSix in August.
“They have a lot of love and respect for each other, but found that the long distance and their demanding schedules made it really difficult to maintain a relationship,” the source added.
Pete Davidson has been romantically linked to Cazzie David, Phoebe Dynevor, Kate Beckinsale, Margaret Qualley, Kaia Gerber, and was previously engaged to Ariana Grande.
Meanwhile, Emily Ratajkowski filed for divorce from her husband Sebastian Bear-McClard in September after four years, amid claims that the filmmaker was unfaithful during their marriage. The exes share a 20-months-old son Sylvester.
Emily has been previously romantically linked to Brad Pitt and DJ Orazio Rispo before her alleged romance with Pete.
In a Variety interview with Ratajkowski last month, the model and book author revealed she's “newly single” for.”
“I have a generally complicated relationship to the internet as a celebrity… I'm newly single for basically the first time in my life ever, and I just feel like I'm kind of enjoying the freedom of not being super worried about how I'm being perceived,” Emily stated.