Finding love in Hollywood! Luke Benward has been romantically linked to a few actresses over the years.
In December 2019, the former Disney Channel star sparked romance rumors with Ariel Winter after they were photographed sharing a kiss on what appeared to be a date night. Nearly a month later, the pair made things Instagram official. At the time, the Modern Family alum shared a video via Instagram Stories that showed her riding on a golf cart alongside Luke.
“Ariel is really happy with Luke and thinks he is a great match for her,” a source told Us Weekly in January 2020 of their romance. “She loves his energy and charisma and feels very comfortable around him. Ariel is trying to keep her relationship with Luke somewhat private and isn’t telling a ton of people that they’re dating, but they are.”
While the pair have kept things under wraps since they started dating, Ariel spoke of their transition from being “best friends for years” to lovers during a July 2021 interview with Entertainment Tonight.
“Honestly, it’s been the best thing ever now, but it was pretty bizarre at first because that was never something that I expected at all,” the actress gushed at the time. “It’s been the biggest blessing for me. He is amazing. He is definitely my safe space. We’ve been able to grow together and not just be in a relationship, but we’re partners in business. We’re partners. He’s my best friend. He’s my boyfriend, so it’s really beautiful to be able to get to that place with somebody and to have the friendship foundation first and then to be able to grow into everything, is really, really beautiful.”
Despite only the rare interview about their relationship, the duo often offers fans some romantic snaps and birthday tributes on Instagram.
“Birthday picnic for my bunny,” Luke shared on social media in January 2021, alongside a photo of himself and Ariel sharing a smooch. “I love you so much. You are so life-giving and such a beautiful soul. The world needs what you have to offer and so do I. Another year around the sun with you and it feels so good 🙂 happy birthday buns I love you.”
Scroll through our gallery for a breakdown of Luke’s dating history.
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