While Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn dated for six years, not much was known about their low key romance. However, many of the “Speak Now” singer’s fans expected the pair to tie the knot before their split was revealed in April 2023. Keep scrolling to learn more about Joe Alwyn!

What Movies and Shows Has Joe Alwyn Acted In?

In 2016, The Hollywood Reporter dubbed Joe “Hollywood’s Next Big Thing.” He rose to fame after starring in Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk alongside Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel and Steve Martin

He went on to appear in the films The Sense of an Ending, Operation Finale, The Favourite, Boy Erased, Mary Queen of Scots, Harriet, The Souverneir Part II, The Last Letter From Your Lover, Stars at Noon and Catherine Called Birdy. Joe will next appear in the upcoming film And.

In addition to his work in film, Joe has also starred in the miniseries’ A Christmas Carol and Conversations with Friends.

Did Joe Alwyn Get Along With Taylor Swift’s Friends?

Acting isn’t his only claim to fame. The Brit also did a photoshoot with Gigi Hadid (a.k.a one of T-Swift’s besties) for Vogue in August 2016. 

“I wasn’t one of those kids who get up on the table and dance at a young age,” Joe admitted at the time of the photo shoot. “But I always wanted to be an actor. I just never told anybody — I kept it a secret.”

Taylor Swift's British Boyfriend Joe Alwyn Is An Actor and Songwriter! Get to Know More About Him 
Shutterstock (2)

What Did Joe Alwyn Say About His Romance With Taylor Swift?

Aside from the fact that he was in a relationship with one of the most famous women in the world, Joe keeps his private life exactly that, private. And lucky for him, Taylor was completely on board with that.

The “Love Story” artist and the Boy Erased actor rarely shared photos of one another on social media during their relationship.

Is Joe Alwyn A Songwriter?

Not only can Joe show off his impressive acting chops, but he is also a songwriter! He cowrote a few of his lady love’s songs, including on her 2020 albums Folklore and ​Evermore, as well as her 2022 album, Midnights.

How Long Did Joe Alwyn and Taylor Swift Date?

Taylor and Joe began dating in October 2016, though actively kept their romance out of the spotlight.

In February 2022, Life & Style exclusively revealed that the pair were engaged after five years of dating.

While Taylor and Joe didn’t give much insight into their relationship, they occasionally spoke about their decision to keep their romance private.

“I’m aware people want to know about that side of things. I think we have been successfully very private, and that has now sunk in for people … but I really prefer to talk about work,” Joe told British Vogue in 2018.

Meanwhile, the “Lavender Haze” singer gave Joe a rare shoutout while accepting Album of the Year at the 2021 Grammy Awards. “Joe, who is the first person that I sing every single song that I write,” Taylor said, noting that they had “so much fun writing songs in quarantine” together.

While many fans hoped that Taylor had found her life partner in Joe, Entertainment Tonight broke the news on April 8, 2023, that they called it quits. Neither person has publicly spoken about the split, though sources confirmed to People that they ended their relationship.

Have a tip? Send it to us! Email In Touch at contact@intouchweekly.com.