Everything To Know About Emma Watson's Mystery Boyfriend Leo Robinton
Leo Robinton took the internet by storm when he was first spotted kissing Harry Potter actress Emma Watson back in October 2019.
The private couple has been spotted a few times since then, and if we believe the sources, they are quite serious about each other.
There were also many rumors of them getting engaged in the past. Though Watson shut down the rumors of an engagement, she admitted that their relationship is for a long term.
So, who is Leo Robinton? How did the duo first meet? More about his personal and professional life here.
Leo Robinton Is A Californian-based Businessman
Leo Robinton's full name Leo Alexander Robinton is a 32-year-old businessman.
According to the Daily Mail, he has a twin brother named Archer Robinton and an elder brother Charlie.
Similarly, Leo has two sisters, Lily and Daisy. As per the latter's Twitter bio, she is a Harvard student.
Also, she is a model and cell & molecular biologist who focuses on stem cell research.
In January 2017, Leo joined Daisy at the Women's March in Washington D.C. She shared the photo with a caption:
"Proud of my little bro for trekking across the country to support women's rights @theresleo #EmpowerWomen #WomensMarchDC."
We all are aware of how big a feminist icon Emma Watson is. Here we can clearly see the similar thinking and priorities of the lovely duo.
Robinton previously worked at a company that specializes in legal cannabis. He left the job in June 2019.
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How Did Emma Watson And Leo Robinton First Meet?
Watson and Robinton were first spotted kissing in London in October 2019, and his identity was finally revealed in April 2020.
The pair is notoriously private and rarely makes public statements regarding their affair.
Since they were already in a serious relationship when first spotted back in 2019, we can assume that the pair started dating in mid or early 2019.
As for how Watson and Robinton first met, it is definitely not through any dating sites.
The Little Women actress has confirmed she does not use the apps-"Dating apps are not on the cards for me," she said in an interview.
While neither Emma nor Leo has confirmed how they met, it was possible through mutual friends.
The Perks of Being a Wallflower star has revealed that her folks often set her up.
"I'm very lucky in the sense that because I went to university and because I've done these other things outside of film, my friends are really good at setting me up. Really good."
Robinton Is Not On Social Media
While the world wants to be acquainted with the new love interest of the very famous Emma Watson, Leo Robinton most likely does not want to share her fame.
He is very private and has not talked with any media houses regarding his high-profile relationship.
After being recognized as Watson's boyfriend, the businessman also deleted all his social media.
A spokesperson of the duo stated:
"After they were pictured kissing in October Leo removed himself from all social media in an attempt to protect their romance."
He does have a new Instagram account but is kept private and has around 4400 followers.
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Emma Watson Shut Down Engagement Rumors
When you are one of the power couples in the world, people tend to make assumptions about your relationship-Emma, and Leo also was no exception.
In May 2021, the duo was rumored to be engaged when Watson was spotted with what looked like an engagement ring.
Fans and media houses were quick to notice and assume their assumptions.
Beauty and the Beast alum quickly shut down the rumors; She took to Twitter to slam the false report.
The actress tweeted:
"Rumours about whether I'm engaged or not, or whether my career is "dormant or not" are ways to create clicks each time they are revealed to be true or untrue."
"If I have news—I promise I'll share it with you," she told her fans.
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Are Watson And Robinton Ready To Tie The Knot? Sources Claim: They're All In
Though they are not engaged yet, it seems Emma and Leo are all set to make a future together.
Sources claimed that the pair is very much in love and is set on a long-term future.
A close source revealed:
“Emma is so loved up with Leo and this is the happiest anyone’s seen her in a relationship by a million miles.
“They’re so connected in every way and spend all their spare time together.”
Similarly, the couple's inner circle anticipates wedding bells eventually.
“Her and Leo’s friends do fully expect them to make things official at some point in the future, but they’re happy with how things are for right now".
The source continued:
“The main thing for them is having love and trust for one another, and it doesn’t take a ring or piece of paper for Emma to be happy.”
Well, it does not look like we have a wait much longer to hear wedding bells.
Who Else Has Emma Watson Dated?
Watson, 32, most known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series, has had a fair share of romance in her life.
Her first public relationship was with rugby player Tom Ducker in 2007.
Similarly, she dated Australian Angus Willoughby (2007), British financier Jay Barrymore (2008-2009), and Model George Craig (2010).
Also, the actress was in a relationship with Will Adamowicz (2011), Matthew Janney (2014), and William "Mack" Knight (2016-17).
Her last public relationship before Leo was with Former Glee star Chord Overstreet in 2018.