They sparked dating rumors on March 14, 2018, when they were spotted leaving a party together in Los Angeles, California, U. They were later spotted kissing on March 25, when the supermodel was filming "America's Got Talent." The "Luther" star has been dating the American model, 16 years younger to him.The two made their first official public appearance on the red carpet of Toronto International Film Festival in September 2017. 10, 2018, before the screening of Elba's directorial debut "Yardie" in London, England. " star began dating the film's director, 22 years older than her, in September 2016 after completing the movie.Friends claim Lionel doesn't approve of 19-year-old Sofia's relationship with troubled party boy Scott, 34. "He banned her from bringing him with her to the hand and footprint ceremony, "I mean, Nicole brought [her partner] Joel [Madden] and Sofia wanted to take Scott but Lionel didn't want anything to ruin his day with his family." It comes after Lionel told the Australian Telegraph: "It's just a phase and I'm going to stand real still in the corner, get me a good drink and not make too much noise.Speaking exclusively to The Sun Online, a source said: "It's no secret how Lionel feels about Scott, he doesn't like that they are together. "Now I know what my parents meant when I came through the door with my Afro and my girlfriend and said ' Dad, I'm in love.' "My daughter is getting me back for my Afro days! When you're 19 you know everything." Lionel added that he had met Scott, but diplomatically added that he has "no opinion" of the situation – or the Kardashians.However, the couple called it quits after around five months of dating.Star of the "Underworld" movie series, Kate Beckinsale recently dated actor-comedian Matt Rife, as reported by Entertainment Tonight (ET). The actress-turned-fashion entrepreneur Ashley Olsen confirmed her relationship with financier Richard Sachs with a very public display of affection during a match between New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets at Madison Square Garden in New York in November 2016.
Is it sexist that I said “Lionel Richie’s daughter” instead of “Sofia Richie“? The pop star and Sofia Richie, the daughter of iconic crooner Lionel Richie and his ex-wife Diana, have spent five days straight together, a source tells PEOPLE.The 19-year-old's relationship with the troubled party boy, 34, seems to be going from strength-to-strength but the Endless Love singer has dismissed his daughter's romance with the KUWTK star as "just a phase".SCOTT Disick was banned from Lionel Richie's Walk Of Fame ceremony yesterday after the singing legend dismissed his daughter's romance with the KUWTK star as "just a phase".To say that his fanbase didn't handle it well is an understatement.The hashtag #RIPBeliebers had well over half a million tweets on Sunday morning, with reactions ranging from utter despair to amused hubris.This is a well-oiled machine, the Kardashian machine. Lionel even joked to Entertainment Tonight that his kids 'tried to kill' him with bad behaviour growing up, saying: "They’ve done so much to try to kill me, but to have them here?