Celebrities using dating apps?
Get ready for a glimpse into the world of celebrity dating. And funny enough, this world touches ours. We have already shown you that there are several celebrities who have dated and married people who were not famous. But did you know that more and more celebrities have used dating apps like Tinder, Bumble, and Raya? To further convince you, here is a list of some celebrities who have tried online dating.
1. Adam Ripon
Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, who became the first openly gay athlete to compete in the Winter Olympics, used dating apps. He then swiped right on Jussie-Pekka Kajaala’s Tinder profile in 2018. The two then got engaged in Kajaala’s native Finland earlier this year. But what did Kajaala say to start the two on their journey.
“We met on Tinder in Finland when I was there for a contest, and her opening line was, ‘Are you here on business or are you here just to meet me? ‘” Rippon shared on Dancing with the Stars.
Speaking to Chrissy Metz on her SiriusXM show on Bumble, mega-producer and reality TV host Cohen revealed he’s technically on Tinder. However, he tries not to use it too much.
“I’m on Tinder. I never check it, but I’m on Tinder,” he told Metz, adding that he “got kicked off Tinder for people saying I was impersonating me.
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3. Noah Centineo
the To all the boys I’ve loved before star shared with Entertainment that he tried dating apps. However, he is not a fan of them.
“I think when I was younger I tried the glove of [dating apps]. And then I don’t use them anymore,” he admitted. “I used Raya for a little while, but turned it off.”
“It’s just that, for me, I prefer meeting people who do things that I love to do, because we already have similarities between us,” Centineo explained. “It’s like if I go to a yoga class and someone is in that yoga class and I think she’s cute, we’re already off to a good start because we both love yoga. “
4. Hannibal Buress
vast city Star Hannibal Buress shared in 2015 with Cosmopolitan that he gave Tinder a shot.
“I used Tinder, but never met anyone,” he said. “I’m going to correspond with people, and then they’ll refer to my ‘Broad City’ character, and then it’s weird. They’ll be like, ‘Is that really Lincoln?’ And I’m like, ‘That’s not my real name. You see my name, it’s on the profile. So I participated in it, but I didn’t meet anyone.
British pop singer Sam Smith shared in 2014 with Metro that they weren’t a fan of Tinder. While they tried it, they feel its romance ruined.
“Don’t offend people who go on Tinder, but I just feel like it ruins the romance, really,” Smith explained. “We lose the art of conversation and the ability to go out and talk to people, and you scam people.”
Smith also shared that they tried Hinge but then got pulled from the program: “They dumped me after one night because they thought I was a catfish pretending to be me.”
6. Ryan Lochte
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte met his future wife Kayla Reid through Tinder. The two now have two children. As Reid told the Daily Mail, the way they met was simple.
“He was on Tinder,” she explained. “I may be on Tinder. That’s all I’m going to say about it.
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7. Ben Affleck
The fact that Justice League and missing girl actor Ben Affleck once used Raya became big news a few years ago. This was after Page Six reported seeing Affleck on the celebrity dating app. Affleck later confessed on social media and used the moment to promote a beautiful charity group.
“HA you got me. I’m dating. But let’s get serious for a moment and talk about something that’s really important,” he wrote. “I’ve been in recovery for over a year and part of that is helping others. @themidnightmission is an amazing organization helping those in need with housing, training, development and recovery.
8. Chace Crawford
Old Gossip Girl Star Chace Crawford once revealed to Britain’s Now magazine that he has “a bunch of different accounts that nobody even knows about” to help him find love.
9. Joshua Rush
After appearing as Disney Channel’s first gay main character and becoming bisexual himself, Joshua Rush revealed on Twitter in March 2020 that he had joined Bumble. the old Andi Mac The star posted a now-deleted screenshot of his profile and asked fans if they could swipe right on him.
10. Austin Mahon
During a game of “Never Have I Ever” with AccessOpens, singer Austin Mahone revealed that he used Raya before, but didn’t last long on the program.
“I created an account and had it for a few days and was like, ‘No, I don’t feel that, just let me take it down,'” he said.
11. KJ Apa
Riverdale star KJ Apa has joined Bumble! And like Ben Affleck, Apa used that fact to support a good cause. KJ held a contest, where a woman who hit him right on him won a date with him. But, that date was a full day of volunteering for the ASPCA. Bumble also joined the moment by donating $50,000 to the charity.
12. Zac Efron
Finally, there is Zac Efron. Efron shared that he also tried Tinder. As he told The Times, “Amazingly, when I joined Tinder, no one hacked me! They thought [my profile] was wrong.
Celebrities on dating apps
So, it turns out, celebrities are all over the dating apps. However, many chose to leave them for one reason or another. Have you ever seen a celebrity on a dating app? Tell us your stories below.