“No it wasn’t Zendaya”: Spider-Man Star Tom Holland Denies Having a Crush on His Girlfriend Zendaya, Calls Jennifer Aniston His First Celebrity Crush

"No it wasn't Zendaya": Spider-Man Star Tom Holland Denies Having a Crush on His Girlfriend Zendaya, Calls Jennifer Aniston His First Celebrity Crush
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Tom Holland and Zendaya are perhaps one of the most iconic couples of our time. The pair have the most adorable chemistry both on and off-screen.


The two young actors first starred together in the 2017 film, Spider-Man: Homecoming. Since then Holland and Zendaya have been seen spending time together offset and taking part in social media banter. This initially raised speculations about the two being a couple off-screen too.

Tom Holland and Zendaya
Tom Holland and Zendaya

In recent years, Spider-Man fans have been elated to see them confirm their relationship and take it public. The pair have been photographed kissing and holding hands on the red carpet, and they have also taken to social media to gush about one another.


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Tom Holland Gushes about his First Crush

In 2017, Tom Holland appeared in an interview with PopBuzz as part of the Spider-Man: Homecoming press tour. During their conversation, the interviewer asked Holland,  “Who was your first celebrity crush?” 

and much to the satisfaction of fans, Holland cheekily said it was co-star Zendaya, without any hesitation. Moments later, the actor backtracked, saying “No, it wasn’t Zendaya, it was probably Jennifer Anniston.”


Tom Holland [GQ]
Tom Holland [GQ]
Fans took to the comment section, wondering if Holland had actually revealed his true feelings.

There had already been rumors of their romance and this clip only made the speculations increase.


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Since the interview in 2017, their relationship was made public. They are often seen in public sharing clothes and even wearing each-others initials on their clothing.

Tom Holland Fans Convinced he “Manifested his whole life”

Spider-Man fans cannot stop talking about the fact that Holland has seemingly gotten everything he wanted out of life. Whether it’s his role as the superhero itself or his relationship with co-star Zendaya. A video has been circulating the internet, with three clips of Tom Holland.


Also Read: “There she is looking beautiful as ever”: Spider-Man Star Tom Holland Could Not Hide His Love For Co-star Zendaya on Red Carpet

The first clip shows the infamous interview where Holland revealed Zendaya as his celebrity crush.

Back in 2012, Tom Holland appeared on the red carpet as a relatively unknown child actor for The Impossible. He was asked what kind of roles he would like to play in the future, and he promptly responded “maybe Spider-Man in like ten years’ time”. This is shown in the second clip.


The third clip shows Holland speaking about video games, where he mentions that his favorite video game is a little game called Uncharted. 

Tom Holland
Tom Holland as Nathan Drake in Uncharted (2022)

As fate would have it, the young actor went on to play the professional treasure hunter Nathan Drake in the 2022 movie adaptation of Uncharted. 

Holland’s role in the Spider-Man franchise became a career-defining moment, and since then his professional life has only been gaining momentum.


Source: Teen Vogue







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