Tom Daley is reportedly dating Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, twenty years his senior.
The 19-year old British Olympian, who came out as bisexual to his fans via a video message, and revealed he is currently dating a man.
Now sources claim that man is Dustin, 39, an American LGBT rights activist and celebrated figure in the film industry.
In a picture [above] obtained by magazine Queerty, the pair were seen getting coffee at The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf in Hollywood last week.
A friend told The Sun: ‘He’s besotted with Dustin. They love each other and aren’t concerned what anyone says about age difference. ’Dustin is very proud of Tom for making such a powerful statement about his sexuality,’ the source continues. ‘They are officially in a long term relationship and are talking about having a future together.
The pair reportedly were introduced at the Soho hotel in London this summer, with Tom allegedly travelling back and forth to Los Angeles to visit Dustin since then. Naawwww sah cute.
Daley talks about his boyfriend in his video message, where he said: ’Come spring this year my life changed massively when I met someone and it made me feel so happy, so safe, and everything just feels great. And, well, that someone – is a guy.’
He admitted that ‘it did take me by surprise a little bit’ but ‘something just clicked’ and ‘it felt right’, adding: ‘My whole world just changed there and then.
‘Of course I still fancy girls but, I mean, right now I’m dating a guy and I couldn’t be happier. It feels safe and it really does feel right.’
Gay, straight or bi, we love you Tom!