Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox’s love felt destined from the moment the Jennifer Body’s actress felt the rockstar rapper’s Pisces moon.
From their movie’s production being postponed due to COVID to Fox’s guest appearance in MGK’s “Bloody Valentine” music video, the couple’s love life has played out onscreen and shown their fans how they’re meant to be.
Billboard compiled a timeline of how the stars aligned for the stars’ destined romance.
March 2020: The two meet on set of Midnight In The Switchgrass
Although production of the serial killer thriller was postponed in Puerto Rico due to the coronavirus pandemic, co-stars MGK (real name Colson Baker) and Fox had no problem spending extra time together in the interim.
May 15, 2020: MGK and Fox cuddle up in Calabasas
DailyMail posted exclusive photos of the 34-year-old actress spotted in the passenger seat of the 30-year-old rapper Ashton Martin as the two grabbed takeout in Calabasas.
May 18, 2020: Green talks about Fox’s budding relationship with MGK in new podcast
On an episode of his …with Brian Austin Green podcast, the Beverly Hills, 90210 alum cleared the air about being on a break with Fox since December 2019 and how she expressed to him that she felt “more like myself” while filming a movie outside of the U.S.
“I’ve never met him, but Megan and I have talked about him,” Austin said in the 30-minute audio. “They’re friends at this point, and from what she’s expressed, he’s a really nice, genuine guy, and I trust her judgment.”
May 20, 2020: Fox appears in MGK’s “Bloody Valentine” music video
The rockstar rapper woke up next to none other than the Jennifer’s Body actress in his music video for “Bloody Valentine,” as she transforms the sensual setting into a straight-up hostage situation.
June 15, 2020: The couple shares a kiss in Sherman Oaks and MGK reveals a very truthful “Bloody Valentine” lyric
DailyMail posted exclusive photos once more of the lovebirds holding hands and sharing a kiss after grabbing drinks at a bar in Sherman Oaks. And it spoke truth to MGK’s tweet from the same day, when he quoted one of his “Bloody Valentine” lyrics: “I’m callin’ you ‘girlfriend,’ what the f—?”
June 17, 2020: The relationship status gets an official stamp
A source confirmed to Us Weekly that their romance is indeed real. “Megan and MGK have gotten more serious and are officially dating and referring to one another as boyfriend and girlfriend” the insider explained. “They’re enjoying spending more and more time together and have a strong connection.”
June 18, 2020: A source confirms they’ve been hanging out a lot since their movie paused production
A source told E! News in June that Fox, who split with her husband of 10 years Brian Austin Green in May, has been enjoying the change of pace in her love life.
“They’ve been hanging out a lot since their movie was shut down. The down time has been good for them… They are intrigued by each other and having a lot of fun,” the source noted. “It’s new and exciting for Megan. She has only been with Brian for many years and this is very different. She’s into it.”
July 13, 2020: MGK confesses his love for Fox’s feet in Teen Vogue
While reacting to the comments on his music videos, he commented on his favorite feature of the actress. “I was like, ‘Megan, you already know what I’m about to ask you,’” he laughed during the Q&A video. “And she was like, ‘Yeah, I literally got a pedicure just ’cause I knew you were gonna ask me that.’ So I was like, ‘All right. Well, plop it on.’ It’s no secret. I think feet are beautiful. And I think Megan has the most beautiful feet that exist.”
July 22, 2020: The couple give their first joint interview and talk about meeting each other for the first time
“I was like, ‘Who is going to play this role?’ And he was like, ‘Oh, we just got Machine Gun Kelly,’ and immediately, I was like, ‘Uh oh,’” the Transformers star said. “Because I knew — I could feel that some wild sh– was going to happen to me from that meeting, but I wasn’t yet sure what. I just felt it like, deep in my soul — that something was going to come from that.”
What Fox felt deep in her soul was the “My Ex’s Best Friend” artist’s Pisces moon. She delved straight into the astrological talk on the second day of filming, when she invited MGK to her trailer for lunch. “I knew right away that he was what I call a twin flame. Instead of a soul mate, a twin flame is actually where a soul has ascended into a high enough level that it can be split into two different bodies at the same time,” she clarified. “So we’re actually two halves of the same soul, I think. And I said that to him almost immediately, because I felt it right away.”
July 28 and Aug. 5, 2020: Fox and MGK make their relationship Instagram official
The black-and-white mirror selfies with matching knife-heart-knife emoji sequences couldn’t spell out “w-e-a-r-e-d-a-t-i-n-g” any clearer. But Fox’s post also spelled out jealousy for her ex Green, who copied her caption, “Achingly beautiful boys…… My heart is yours” for a grid of pictures of his four sons, including the three he shares with her.
Aug. 14, 2020: MGK deflects his “Thirst Tweets” in BuzzFeed video
The Tickets To My Downfall singer wouldn’t let any thirst tweets get the best of him and the good thing he has going with Fox. After a fan asked him out on a date and even expressed her wish for him to suck her toes, MGK clarified again and again that he is “locked in” and is “only sucking one pair of toes.”
Aug. 29, 2020: Green shares how he feels about MGK on Instagram Live
During an IG Live Q&A, the 47-year-old actor expressed the possibility of reconciling with his ex Fox and how although he hadn’t heard the best things about MGK through the grapevine, he still wished the two the best.
“Do I like Megan’s new man? I’ve never met him, I have no idea,” he said in a response to a fan’s query. “I can say, yeah, I’ve heard bad stories about him, but I’ve heard bad stories about myself as well and I know most of those aren’t true. As of right now, I have no problem with him at all. I really hope that he and Megan are happy.”
Sept. 10, 2020: A source said things between the two are getting serious, but not marriage serious
A source told Us Weekly that MGK met Fox’s three sons, 7-year-old Noah, 6-year-old Bodhi and 4-year-old Journey, but they’re not rushing to have any of their own soon.
“MGK and Megan aren’t seriously taking about getting engaged, married or having kids right now and they’re not there yet. It’s too soon for everyone, both of their kids and Brian included,” the insider revealed. “They are definitely super into each other. MGK is obsessed with Megan.”
Sept. 17, 2020: The two celebrate hearing “Bloody Valentine” on the radio for the first time
The “Bloody Valentine” music video stars couldn’t stop rocking out to MGK’s single when they heard it on the radio for the first time in the car.
Sept. 23, 2020: MGK says Fox says he fell in love for the first time with Fox
During his on-air chat on The Howard Stern Show, the Tickets To My Downfall artist expressed how he experienced love for the first time with the actress.
“I didn’t know what [love] was until me and her made eye contact. That’s when I was like, ‘Whoa,’” he confessed. “After I made the big chunk of the album, I did fall in love for the first time. That was my first experience with being open to love and stuff like that. I definitely wasn’t set up to believe that that’s something that could ever exist.”
Sept. 25, 2020: Fox appears on “Banyan Tree – Interlude” from MGK’s new album Tickets To My Downfall
MGK released his pop-punk fifth studio album, which was executively produced by blink-182’s Travis Barker with a handful of guest artists like Halsey and blackbear. But Fox also lent her vocals to one of the interludes titled “banyan tree.”
“Oh my God. Did you drink a lot of tequila? Is that what it was?” she asks on the track. “You wanna listen to the interlude while we sit here? Let it out. Do you, like, remember the stuff that you do with me? Okay, I don’t know ’cause you’re so high or, like, you get really drunk, so I don’t know if you remember it.”