Could it be a match made in Scientology heaven? Despite rumors that “Orange Is the New Black” star Laura Prepon and Oscar winner Tom Cruise are dating, the Los Angeles Times revealed that reps for Cruise, 51, and Prepon, 34, denied that their clients are an item. And Us Weekly was told by a rep for Prepon that the rumors were “not true.”
Gossip Cop also gave the rumor a thumbs-down on its "Real or Rumor" scale and a source said that the “Mission Impossible” leading man told the news site that "they are not dating." Although the Daily Mail claimed the two were dating, their reps reportedly said that Prepon and Cruise haven’t even met!
Rumors still continue to swirl about the two Hollywood celebrities probably because both belong to the Church of Scientology and because both single.
Page Six columnist Richard Johnson said on Thursday that the celebrity duo was an item "but they are being extremely careful to keep it secret."
"It's the buzz on the set of her show," an insider told Page Six, referring to “OITNB.”
However, “Grazia magazine revealed last November via E! Online that the two were seen eating dinner together at the Manor Hotel in Los Angeles and that Cruise picked her up in a classic car, in which he had a bottle of wine waiting.
“He had her picked up in a vintage car, knowing it was one of her favorite, and had pre-ordered a vintage bottle of 1979 Merlot, which was on the table when she arrived,” the magazine reported. “They spent three hours laughing and joking.”
Grazia added: “Tom has known Laura for a few years now and they are all in the same social group that includes John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston.
“He's always been fascinated by her and, since seeing her in ‘Orange Is the New Black,’ that has turned into an attraction. So he bit the bullet and asked her out.”
So are they or aren’t they? The official answer seems to be no, but with all these rumors, don’t be too surprised if the two are spotted vacationing in Maui.
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