Michael B Jordan and Lori Harvey had a relationship that drew the attention of the media and the public. It did not end with a happily-ever-after but they both learned from the experience.
The love story of Michael B Jordan and Lori Harvey took the world by storm and had many people buzzing because they just happened to be two of the most successful stars of the new generation.
Michael B. Jordan is a famous actor with great roles in hit movies including the beloved “Black Panther” and “Creed” franchise under his belt. Lori Harvey on the other hand, is a successful model with a great track record and an interesting love life.
Micheal B Jordan and Lori Harvey Met Long Before They Clicked
The two met the first time thanks to their mutual friends and her first thought was that he was “cute.” However, nothing happened between them until they met again some years later.
Like many other celebrities, Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey did not reveal what was brewing between them until it was well established. It started with the media getting pictures of them going out together. Then progressed to them sharing shots of similar surroundings on their social media.
The intrigue had everyone hooked and many dared to hope that Jordan would be the one. By December 2020, it was clear that the actor was all in when he shared a now-deleted cryptic comment that read “New year new things.”
Following months of speculation, Harvey and Jordan went Instagram official. It happened in the month that followed Jordan’s comment when they shared pictures on their Instagram feeds on January 10, 2021.
As far as Jordan was concerned, it was the perfect time for beings like them to be “somewhat normal.” He was happy.
Lori Harvey and Michael B Jordan: Steamy PDAs
After news of their relationship spread, Harvey and Jordan became the perfect example of a couple held in the throes of love and passion.
Their social media accounts were filled with mementos of their time together including some sizzling ones that left many feeling hot. At its peak, their publicized romance left Harvey’s father feeling “uncomfortable.”
The famous TV personality Steve Harvey used that term when an intimate shot of his daughter and Jordan came up during one of his appearances on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”
The proud father claimed to have never seen the photo before; then he declared that seeing a shot of his daughter sitting in Jordan’s lap made him feel “uncomfortable.”
Of course, he did not take offence. Like his daughter, he also happened to like Jordan whom he claimed was a “good gift giver.” He said:
“That’s why I like him. That boy come through. He [is] trying to impress the family. I’m a father, so he bought me this big 100 [pack] cigar box of the most hard to get cigars. 100 of them in this big box and he gave that to me.”
There Were Romantic Vacations and Dates
Another thing Lori Harvey and Michael B. Jordan were famous for was their romantic dates and getaways. There was plenty of news of the two lovebirds leaving the country for some precious alone time with each other.
In 2021, she shared pictures and videos from their beach getaway on her Instagram stories.
One of the videos saw them enjoying a sunset while lounging in a pool before sharing a kiss. Another saw her declare her love for him as they stood side by side. It left many fans swooning but the pair were just being “grateful.”
It was a near-perfect love story. Jordan ticked all her boxes and he repeatedly told the media that loving her was all he was about. Fans thought it would last a long time, but they were wrong and the harmony between the pair soon crumbled,
What Made Michael B Jordan and Lori Harvey Break Up?
After a year and a half of blissful dating, it was announced that the pair had mutually decided to separate. A source claimed that Jordan became more mature as the relationship progressed until he wanted commitment.
The source also revealed that it was the first time Jordan had ever opened up emotionally to his partner. He brought out the best in Harvey and she did the same for him so they had great times together.
They created a paradise and Jordan was ready to see things through. However, Harvey had other ideas. She wanted to focus on her career while having as much fun as she could and it led to their split.
The breakup made Harvey sad but she was bent on moving forward and so was Jordan who later revealed that he learned lessons from the public split.
Moving On Healthily
It is not unheard of for exes to have bad blood between themselves but the same is not the case for Harvey and Jordan.
The gorgeous model remained focused on her career and this year has moved on with yet another high-profile man, actor Damson Idris.
The start of her relationship with him was traced to December 17, 2022, when they were seen together at a LA hotspot.
It has progressed since then; they made their red carpet debut in February 2023. On her birthday, she confirmed their relationship on Instagram by reposting his tribute and captioning it with three white heart emojis.
Jordan moved on too. After the split, he poured his energy into his craft and also found a new woman. Her name is Amber Jepson and she is a UK model. He met her after he bought stakes in the English football club AFC Bournemouth.
Harvey and Jordan seem to have both gotten past what was between them with the model now looking forward to a future with her new man and Jordan focusing on building his empire while dating his new lady.