Tom Daley confirms Dustin Lance Black IS his boyfriend in date night photo

Published Sunday, Jan 5 2014, 13:37 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Tom Daley has finally confirmed that Dustin Lance Black IS his boyfriend by sharing a loved-up photo of them together.

The Olympic diver, 19, has kept fans guessing since he told the world he was "dating a guy" in a YouTube clip that went viral.

But last night (4 January), Tom posted a picture of himself with Dustin enjoying a romantic meal together.

Tom Daley confirms relationship with Dustin Lance Black in cute Twitter photo, 4 January 2014

© Instagram / tomdaley1994

Despite previously insisting who he dated didn't matter, Tom couldn't help sharing his happiness with the world after a successful launch night of ITV1's Splash!

Alongside the picture of them both smiling at the camera, Tom wrote: "#splash celebrations :) Beef Wellington...yes please!!!"

Earlier in the day, Dustin had also posted a photo expressing his feelings for Tom.

Dustin Lance Black confirms romance with Tom Daley in cute Twitter photo, 4 January 2014

© Instagram / dlblack

The American screenwriter, 39, posted an image on his Instagram page of a cake with the message "I heart Tom" written in icing across it.

Although the picture seemed to be of a cake made by a fan, Dustin said he shared the cake's sweet message, writing: "I concur. tomdaley1994 fans are the SWEETEST #forgetthediet."


Saturday 4th January 2014 on ITVPictured: Tom Daley

© ITV / Twofour

Dustin was seen in the audience of celebrity diving show Splash! on Saturday night as his boyfriend Tom made a return to the screen for the second series.

After the show, Dustin tweeted: "Congrats @tomdaley1994 #splash."

As the pair confirmed their romance, fans sent their best wishes. While many described them as a "sweet couple", one spoke for all of us when she said: "i am so glad that you are happy."

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