The popular Hollywood couple, Zendaya and Tom Holland, were promoting their recently released project. Audiences and critics have praised Zendaya’s MJ and Tom Holland’s Peter Parker in the Spider-Man movies for their great chemistry and portrayal of the characters.

Zendaya's Emmy Look
Zendaya’s Emmy Look

While they both were shooting as onscreen lovers for Spider-Man: No Way Home, they were also dating each other in real life. Furthermore, both actors have been involved in a relationship for a long time now.

Still, fans didn’t get to see any intimate scene on the screen between the couple. Tom recently rejected the idea of a sex scene in the Spider-Man movie.

How Tom Holland and Zendaya’s Friendship Blossomed Into a Hollywood Romance

Tom and Zendaya have been co-starts for many projects and have been working with each other since 2016 when the Spider-Man: Homecoming shooting started. The movie became a blockbuster hit, and both actors were praised for their roles in the movie.

Tom Holland and Zendaya
Tom Holland and Zendaya

Afterward, Holland and Zendaya were frequently seen together at industry events and on each other’s social media profiles for several months and years.

Since then, both actors have been together and will be seen in more spider man upcoming movies. Both actors have made a strong bond while working with each other, and fans have speculated about their relationship for a while now.

Tom Holland and Zendaya’s Secret Relationship Confirmed After Years of Speculation

In 2017, there were many rumors and sources that suggested that Holland and Zendaya might be in a romantic relationship.

A source close to either Tom or Zendaya allegedly confirmed to Celeb Magazine that the two started dating while filming Spider-Man. Here’s what the informant had to say:

They started seeing each other while they were filming Spider-Man. They’ve been super careful to keep it private and out of the public eye but they’ve gone on vacations with each other and try and spend as much time as possible with one another.

It is obvious that the couple, back then, had denied such obligations about their relationship. Especially, Zendaya denied the love affair report with Tom on her social media handle.

However, fans were convinced to know that there was a love affair between the two Spider-Man actors since both of them were sharing constant pictures with each other on social media platforms.

In the summer of 2021, their relationship was confirmed after years of speculation. A picture of Zendaya kissing Tom at a red traffic light went viral, validating their relationship.

Tom Holland and Zendaya Confirm No Sex Scenes in Spider-Man Movies Despite Real-Life Romance

Even though Tom and Zendaya are coupled in real life, they don’t want to have an intimation or sex scene on the screen. They don’t want to have sex scenes in Spider-Man movies. In a recent interview, both actors confirmed that fans shouldn’t expect any romantic scene between their characters anytime soon.

As per Insider, Holland said:

I don’t think it’s appropriate for the Spider-Man franchise. We are still very much young kids. Should there be a future for this character maybe one day we will explore that. But at the moment, this is a film about celebrating friendships and young love.

Zendaya agreed with Tom’s statement:

Peter Parker is like a little brother.

Holland joked:

No one wants to see Peter Parker having sex! That would be horrible.

Still, fans can look at Tom’s romantic scene with Zendaya in No Way Home, where they kiss on the screen.