Who Is Jai Courtney Dating? Details on His Relationship Timeline
Australian actor Jai Courtney's love life has been a roller coaster ride for him.
He has gone from dating big names — such as fellow Australian actress Gemma Pranita and Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke — to presently dating low-key personality Mecki Dent, an Adelaide-born PR coordinator.
Here's a complete rundown to A Good Day To Die Hard actor's relationship timeline, starting from his present one!
Jai Courtney and Mecki Dent Began Dating in 2015
Courtney and his present girlfriend, Dent, reportedly began dating around 2015.
But the two first made their red carpet debut in August 2016 when they attended the New York premiere of his movie, Suicide Squad, together. The event was also attended by Margot Robbie, Will Smith, and Jared Leto.
Jai Courtney with his girlfriend Mecki Dent at the 'Suicide Squad' premiere in 2016. (Photo: Twitter/Evan Agostini)
A couple of days later, the two even showed off their undeniable chemistry as they shared a kiss at the film’s London premiere, officially confirming their romance.
During a 2017 interview [AP News], the actor admitted to being madly in love with the blonde beauty for about two years at the time.
"I feel I’ve met the woman of my dreams and this is it, I hope," he said about his sweetheart.
While Courtney is an actor, renowned for his roles in A Good Day to Die Hard, Divergent, and The Suicide Squad, his girlfriend Dent reportedly works as national publicity coordinator for Paramount Pictures.
She formerly served as a PR coordinator for Aussie fashion label Sass & Bide.
Before starting the relationship with Courtney, Dent was in a long-term relationship with Fox Sports presenter Ben Way.
Jai Courtney Often Shares Pictures with Girlfriend
The Hollywood star clearly seems to be head over heels in love with his girlfriend. Have a quick look into his Instagram and you'd see that he often expresses his love for her there.
The last time [as of this writing] he posted about her was on her birthday in May 2021. He shared a series of her pictures, mostly black and white snaps while describing her as "Chaos" and "Magic."
"happy bday my love," he added in his caption.
However, he isn't the only one to be madly in love. His girlfriend also takes to her social media to post about her beau.
For instance, she posted an adorable picture of Courtney and their pet dog, implying the two were her forever love.
"Hi mecki I just wanted to say you and jai are absolutely adorable together and I love y'all both sm!" a fangirl even praised the couple in the comment section.
Jai Courtney’s Previous High-Profile Relationships
As noted earlier, Courtney dated some famous celebrities from the industry in the past.
He dated actress Pranita, known for her roles in The Ever After, Crush, and The Fifty, for seven years before splitting in 2013.
Following that, he was linked to Game of Thrones and Me Before You star, Clarke, around early 2015. But the two allegedly could not get going due to Clarke's busy schedule.