This actor revealed his wishes to take things further with The Kissing Booth 2 star Joey King. Scroll down to know more!
They did say you shouldn’t mix you love life with your professional one. But this rule does not seem to apply in the entertainment world, it seems. Well, it definitely does not apply to this actor, who recently revealed his desire to date his co-star. Yes, we are talking about Netflix’s rom-com The Kissing Booth 2 star Taylor Zakhar Perez, who plays high-school heartthrob Marco.
- Taylor Zakhar Perez’s confession
- Friends to lovers: Are Joey King and Taylor Zakhar Perez dating?
- What Joey King has to say?
Friends to lovers: Are Joey King and Taylor Zakhar Perez dating?
When The Kissing Booth first debuted on Netflix a couple of years ago, it became a sensation among teenagers. The rom-com was loved by young fans, who watched it repeatedly. Now the sequel to the 2018 film dropped on Netflix last month and people can’t stop raving about the cast and their romance.
Joey King and Taylor Zakhar Perez’s chemistry in The Kissing Booth 2 has been the talk of the town after they enjoyed a weekend together earlier this month. Now, fans are convinced they’re dating. Let’s check it out!
Taylor Zakhar Perez’s confession
The Kissing Booth 2 stars Taylor and Joey may not be dating right now, but Taylor sure wants to. Yes, you read that right. The 28-year-old actor revealed how Joey fits his criteria of girlfriend material.
Speaking on the Chicks in the Office podcast, Taylor opened up about their dating rumours. “We were quarantine buddies so I would see King all the time, because we lived five minutes away from each other. We know what our relationship is, we love each other dearly,” he said.
“It’s been interesting how everyone has been trying to make something out of it, but it’s fine. I mean, hey I would love to be dating Joey King, she’s dope,” he added. Although the duo is just friends right now, Taylor prefers his relationship to start on an ideal level.
Taylor Perez even mentioned that he’s more of a relationship kind of a guy and not someone who enjoys casual flings. (That’s important stuff to most women)
What Joey King has to say?
Now, we all know Taylor is interested in dating Joey. But when asked if she would ever date another actor after her split with Jacob Elordi, 21-year old King said she is now against the idea. (Didn’t see this one coming)
During a recent interview on The Howard Stern Show, Joey responded “No. I couldn’t. I think that it’s awesome to date someone in your field who gets it, but doing the same exact thing as somebody is tough. It’s really tough”.
Well, it’s sad for Taylor but honestly, we’re still rooting for Joey King and Taylor Zakhar Perez to become a couple. What about you guys? Let us know your views in the comments section below.