How Jacob Elordi Responded to Zendaya’s Emmy Win on Instagram

by Jeremy Spirogis
Zendaya at the 2020 Emmys

Zendaya and Jacob Elordi met on the set of the HBO drama sequence Euphoria. Zendaya portrayed the principle character Rue, whereas Elordi performed a slightly villainous highschool jock named Nate. The two actors’ unconfirmed — however extensively speculated — relationship seems to be over. But Zendaya’s stunning — and historic — win on the 2020 Emmys propelled Elordi to post on Instagram. What did he must say to his former flame?

Zendaya made historical past together with her Emmy win on the tv awards present in 2020

Zendaya at the 2020 Emmys
Zendaya holding her Emmy on the 72nd Emmy Awards on Sept. 20, 2020 | Frank Ockenfels/ABC by way of Getty Images

At the 72nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Zendaya received Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series for her function as Rue in Euphoria. Zendaya’s response — filmed just about, in fact — was one among full shock and thrill.

“I know that this feels like a really weird time to be celebrating,” she acknowledged in her acceptance speech. “But I just want to say like there is hope in the young people out there.” Surrounded by her cheering family members, the Euphoria solid member gave the viewers an optimistic message.

“… there is hope in the young people,” Zendaya expressed. “To all my peers out there doing the work, in the streets: I see you, I admire you, and I thank you.”

Her win, as if it weren’t thrilling sufficient, additionally broke an Emmy file; Zendaya is the youngest individual to win that Emmy class ever.

Now that Jacob Elordi and Zendaya are not nonetheless collectively, what did he must say about his ex-girlfriend?

Elordi selected to not attend the socially-distanced 2020 Emmys, in line with Elle. Although Euphoria was nominated for a handful of trophies, Elordi spent the weekend in Los Cabos, Mexico, as an alternative.

On the Friday earlier than the Emmy Awards, Elordi was noticed with Kaia Gerber — who seems to be his new romantic curiosity within the trip spot. The younger lovebirds had been apparently “showing some PDA while on vacation with Gerber’s parents Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford.”

However, Elordi clearly obtained the information that Zendaya received the Emmy, and he responded on Instagram.

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“It’s his first public message to her since he was seen out with his new romantic partner Kaia Gerber last month on Zendaya’s birthday, sparking speculation that Zendaya and Elordi privately ended their relationship during the coronavirus pandemic,” Elle reported.

Elordi didn’t reply straight away — it took him about 24 hours — however his message was filled with positivity. The day after the 2020 Emmys, Elordi posted an image of Zendaya as Rue in Euphoria to his Instagram Story.

“Congratulations Captain,” Elordi wrote, together with a coronary heart. The Euphoria actor tagged Zendaya in his post, and completed it off with a “Bravo.”

When had been ‘Euphoria’ solid members Jacob Elorid and Zendaya courting?

According to Elle, Zendaya and Elordi by no means made their relationship official to the general public. The Euphoria co-stars usually discussed their closeness, however by no means admitted to a boyfriend-girlfriend scenario.

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Zendaya and Jacob Elordi attend HBO’s Euphoria premiere in June 2019 | FilmMagic/FilmMagic

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At the American Australian Association Arts Awards in January 2020, Zendaya referred to Elordi as her “best friend.”

However, “Elordi and Zendaya were photographed kissing in New York City in February 2020,” Elle reported. Sources near the actors apparently confirmed their relationship went past friendship.

With Elordi’s shut proximity to Gerber, it appears the romance of Zendaya and Elordi is a factor of the previous. However, his current congratulatory Instagram post signifies the 2 Euphoria stars are nonetheless on good phrases.

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