- Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson reportedly started dating in 2021 but have known each other for years.
- The actress began spending time with the reality TV star after hosting “SNL” in October 2021.
January 30, 2019: Kardashian and Davidson both attended Kid Cudi’s birthday dinner
Davidson, 28, and Kardashian, 41, have been in the same circle for years, long before they became a couple.
In 2019, they both attended rapper Kid Cudi’s intimate birthday dinner in Nobu, with Kardashian-era husband Ye (formerly known as Kanye West) and actor Timothée Chalamet.
—Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 31, 2019
By the time of Cudi’s dinner, there was widespread buzz about the seemingly random little guest list, leading “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon to ask Davidson for the evening’s backstory.
When Cudi invited Davidson to dinner, the comedian said he expected him to be limited to three people: himself, the rapper and his manager. So he gave the restaurant his credit card to treat Cudi for the meal.
“Cudi says, ‘Hey, Kim and Kanye could come by.’ And I was like, ‘That would be great.’ And then I was like ‘Oh no,’ ”he said with a laugh during an April 2019 episode of the late night show.
Davidson said he had “a really great time” with Kardashian and Ye, calling them “the cutest couple ever” and “very, very nice people.” Fortunately, the bill was not “as bad” as he expected, he joked.
“It’s not like it’s at Applebee, you know?” Davidson joked, adding, “It’s Nobu, who’s like 77 Applebeeses.”
The KKW Beauty founder – who shares children North, 8, Saint, 6, Chicago, 3, and Psalm, 2, with Ye – filed for divorce from the Grammy winner years later in February 2021 .
As for Davidson, he’s been romantically linked with celebrities like Ariana Grande, Kate Beckinsale, Margaret Qualley, Kaia Gerber, and Phoebe Dynevor.
October 9, 2021: ‘Saturday Night Live’ host of the week Kardashian kissed Davidson in skit
In a skit titled “Jasmine and Aladdin,” Davidson and Kardashian cosplayed as the main characters in the 1992 Disney animated film.
As he rode on a flying carpet, Davidson’s Aladdin expressed concern that he “can’t physically handle” Kardashian’s Jasmine. “If we go all the way, you might break me,” he said. “You are a lot of women, and I am so frail because all I eat is stolen bread.”
After the genie (played by a blue painted Bowen Yang) granted Davidson’s Aladdin his wish for larger genitals, the host leaned down and kissed the actor.
“I love you just the way you are,” she told him.
October 29, 2021: They held hands on a ride at a California theme park, but a source said they were “just friends”
Davidson and Kardashian kicked off their Halloween weekend at Knott’s Spooky Farm in Buena Park, Calif., According to People. In a photo posted by the outlet, the comedian and reality TV star held hands while riding a roller coaster.
They were joined at the amusement park by Kardashian’s sister Kourtney Kardashian and Poosh founder Travis Barker’s fiancé. Davidson and Barker are both close friends of rock artist Machine Gun Kelly, real name Colson Baker.
A source brushed aside romantic speculation between Kardashian and Davidson, telling People that they are “just friends” who “hang out in the same circles.”
November 2, 2021: Davidson took Kardashian to Staten Island for dinner
The “King of Staten Island” star took Kardashian to her hometown for a private dinner at Italian restaurant Campania.
“Pete threw a private rooftop dinner,” a source told Page Six, later confirming that “it was just the two of them.”
November 3, 2021: They dined at the restaurant for the second night in a row at Zero Bond in New York
Davidson and Kardashian spent consecutive evenings together in early November.
Although the couple arrived separately at Zero Bond in Manhattan on November 3, sources told Page Six that they were together during their time at the members-only club.
According to the outlet, they were also joined by Kardashian’s friend Jonathan Cheban and several of Davidson’s friends.
November 17, 2021: Photographers took photos of the couple holding hands in Palm Springs, California
The reality TV star and stand-up comedian seemingly confirmed their romance during a trip to Palm Springs, where Kardashian’s mother Kris Jenner owns a $ 12 million home.
The Daily Mail posted a video of the couple holding hands on a walk.
November 17, 2021: Kardashian invited Flavor Flav to Davidson’s birthday party
Kardashian had a very special gift for Davidson on his 28th birthday: a Flavor Flav appearance.
“When it comes to Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian, first of all, for me it’s family, you know what I’m saying,” said the rapper, whose real name is William Jonathan Drayton, Jr., at Entertainment Tonight in December 2021.
He continued, “And all night long I was so honored to be in their presence. One thing I could say is that Pete Davidson loves himself a little Flavor Flav. done it’s’ Flavor Flav this, Flavor Flav that, Flavor Flav that, Flavor Flav that. So Kim said, ‘OK, well, on your birthday you’re going to have Flavor Flav.’ She sent for me and that’s how I ended up there. “
The “Don’t Believe the Hype” artist shared a photo of himself at the celebration with Kardashian, his mom and “adopted son” Davidson, all of whom wore matching brown outfits.
November 28, 2021: They had a date night in Los Angeles
Kardashian and Davidson held hands as they walked into Italian restaurant Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica, California, as seen in a video posted by the Daily Mail.
After dinner, the couple dated and drove away in the comedian’s Lamborghini.
December 16, 2021: Kardashian bypasses journalist Bari Weiss’ question on Davidson
During a series of quick questions with Weiss on Honestly, the reporter gave the founder of SKIMS the opportunity to chat about her new partner.
“Who is your favorite ‘SNL’ cast member? Weiss asked.
Kardashian replied, “What a setup! Bari, you know who it is.”
December 18, 2021: The couple rented a movie theater in Staten Island to watch “Spider-Man: No Way Home”
Davidson got a night off after “SNL” limited its casting for the week in response to a spike in COVID-19 cases, and he’s spent it with Kardashian and Scott Disick, People reported.
The trio ventured to Staten Island to see the Marvel movie “Spider-Man: No Way Home” at Atrium Stadium theaters.
December 24, 2021: Davidson drove Kardashian’s car in Los Angeles
The comedian pulled into a 7-Eleven in Los Angeles using Kardashian’s car in photos released by TMZ.
The reality TV star did not accompany him for the races.
January 3, 2022: they took a short vacation in the Bahamas
The couple celebrated the New Years separately – Davidson hosted the NBC special with Miley Cyrus in Miami, while Kardashian spent the holidays with her family in California.
After Davidson’s vacation with Cyrus aired, multiple media reported that Kardashian no longer followed the singer on Instagram, but neither side addressed the rumor.
Kardashian and Davidson appeared to start 2022 on a positive note. On January 3, the Daily Mail published photos of the duo boarding a private jet together, bound for the Bahamas.
A source told Entertainment Tonight that they “knew they had a busy few months preparing for the rebranding of his business and Pete filming various projects, so they wanted to take some time to get through together before things went right. ‘speed up “.
Once settled in, Kardashian shared a selfie of herself in a bikini on Instagram and wrote, “sweet sweet fantasy baby,” a possible reference to the lyrics to Mariah Carey’s track “Fantasy” in 1995.
They returned to Los Angeles together on January 5, as photos released by TMZ show, and a source told Page Six the couple were “really happy together.”
“Things are going really well between them. They take it slow, but the two of them are really happy when they’re together,” the source added.