The rumors started after a TikTok user named @jessthereporter Selena Gomez and Zayn Malik spark dating rumors #selenagomez #zaynmalik #celebrityrelationships ♬ original sound – Jess Lucero❤️🔥☕️ “>@klarissa.mpeg shared a viral video of a text exchange with a friend who claimed to be the hostess at an unnamed restaurant where she allegedly saw Selena Gomez and Zayn Malik holding hands and having dinner.
According to a report by Entertainment Tonight, Selena and Zayn were spotted on a dinner date in New York City on Thursday night. An eyewitness revealed to the outlet that the two arrived holding hands and were even seen kissing during the evening. Despite being in a public place, most of the restaurant staff and patrons did not notice the couple.
The eyewitness went on to add that Selena and Zayn appeared comfortable together, and it was clear that they were on a date.
As is often the case with celebrity rumors, neither Selena nor Zayn has confirmed or denied the dating speculations. Fans will undoubtedly continue to speculate about the nature of their relationship until either of them chooses to speak publicly about it.