Zendaya is one of Instagram's highest-ranking social media influencers, a powerful advocate for reassessing Hollywood's limited beauty standards, and the new lead for HBO's forthcoming Skins-esque series Euphoria — when in the world would she have time to date? The stunning 22-year-old former Disney Channel star is one celebrity who has largely succeeded in keeping her personal life private, but thankfully, we still get little tidbits about her romantic life from time to time. Though currently single, Zendaya has been rumored to have a few more-than-friends in her life.
The first: fellow Disney star Trevor Jackson. Though they'd known each other for a while, Zendaya didn't start seriously "hanging out" with Trevor until 2012, when the two were rumored to have begun a four-year relationship. Fans definitely saw sparks flying in Trevor's 2013 music video for "Like We Grown," where Zendaya played his love interest, yet the pair always insisted the chemistry was merely platonic. At Trevor's 18th birthday party, Zendaya addressed the rumors head-on, denying anything more than a close friendship. "There's going to be those [rumors]," Zendaya told HipHollywood at the event. "But he's my best friend in the whole world. I love him to death . . . That's all it is." Sure, Jan.
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However, despite all the denial, Zendaya opened up about having a secret boyfriend for four years in an interview with Vogue back in 2017. She never named Trevor, but fans had a pretty good feeling that he was the mystery man in question. "It was my first love," she said. "It wasn't a good ending. You know you're OK in a...