The gossip mill hit overdrive with all the rumour that Theron and Pitt — Hollywood’s many bachelorette that is eligible bachelor — have already been secretly dating. Just just How reliable will be the reports?

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Last week’s biggest relationship news, apart from the Trump–Pelosi standoff, ended up being a written report of the budding love between Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron. In the middle of the January blahs, the rumour took place like pizza following a 24-hour juice clean, with gossip news outlets dropping over one another to report the hottest few information since Prince Harry came across a Californian commoner.