Hey, isn’t that the man on the display screen? Coming straight residence to….somebody, actually not Taylor Swift.
Joe Alwyn emerged Wednesday night on the British GQ Males of the Yr Awards at London’s Royal Opera Home, the primary public sighting of the actor previously often known as Taylor Swift’s Lengthy-Time period Boyfriend since Swift went (very) public together with her relationship with Kansas Metropolis Chiefs tight finish Travis Kelce this fall. Final weekend at a live performance in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at which Kelce was in attendance, Swift swapped lyrics in her track “Karma” from “the man on the display screen” (Alwyn!) to “the man on the Chiefs” (Travis!) when naming who was “coming straight residence to [her].”
Alwyn, who was romantically linked to Swift from 2016 to 2022, walked the occasion’s purple carpet sporting a black double-breasted leather-based jacket over a white gown shirt and thin black tie, paired with darkish pants. He doesn’t seem to have participated in any interviews, an unsurprising transfer given his status for enjoying issues near the vest. Take, for instance, the primary time he acknowledged Swift in an interview, telling British Vogue in 2018, “I’m conscious individuals need to learn about that aspect of issues. I believe now we have been efficiently very non-public and that has now sunk in for individuals…however I actually favor to speak about work.”
That is solely the second time Alwyn has been noticed since he and Swift ended their relationship. In Might, he attended a dinner on the Cannes Movie Pageant and stored his lips, as typical, zipped to the press. On the time, Swift was rumored to be in a relationship with The 1975 lead singer Matty Healy.
Alwyn not solely shares a romantic historical past with Swift, however knowledgeable one as properly. Underneath the pseudonym William Bowery, Alwyn co-wrote a number of tracks with Swift on her Folklore and Evermore albums, incomes him coveted Grammy winner standing when Folklore received Album of the Yr. For her half, Swift has 12 Grammy wins, and is the one feminine solo artist to have received Album of the Yr 3 times.