Rita Ora says she’s in a ‘great place’ with Thor’s director boyfriend Taika Waititi – and reveals 20-year-old dating mistake she refuses to repeat
British pop star Rita Ora, 30, gave rare insight into her relationship with Thor director Taika Waititi, 46.
Speaking to Australian magazine Vogue this month, Rita said she was “in a big place” in her life when asked about her romance.
“I’m in a big place in my life, that’s all I’m going to say about it,” the chart leader told The Fashion Bible.
‘I’m in a big place in my life’: British pop star Rita Ora, 30 (left) gave rare insight into her relationship with Thor’s director Taika Waititi, 46 (right) during ‘an interview with Australian Vogue this week
Rita, who dated DJ Calvin Harris before parting ways in 2014, also explained that she learned a lot about dating from her previous failed romances.
“I just respectfully think privacy is important. Yeah… I learned a lot in my twenties. ‘
Posing on the cover of Australian Vogue, Rita looks like every inch of the London fashionista wearing a black long-sleeved top and a textured green skirt.
“I just, respectfully, think privacy is important.” Rita, who dated DJ Calvin Harris before separating in 2014, also explained that she learned a lot about dating from her previous failed romances.
Inside the magazine, Rita wears an original pink spaghetti strap bodysuit with matching black pants.
She accessorizes with yellow knit headwear.
New Zealand-born Rita and Taika were first photographed together in Australia where she was filming The Voice as a coach; he was directing the next episode of Thor.
Make a statement: Rita and Taika first went public in April when they arrived together at the premiere of RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under at the Sydney Opera House.
In May, Rita and Taika were spotted having lunch at Chiswick Restaurant in the upscale suburb of Woollahra, Sydney.
The new couple looked adored as they headed to a casual lunch for two at the Sydney hotspot to meet actor Chris Hemsworth, Aaron Grist and Luciana Barroso.
Rita and Taika first went public in April when they arrived together at the premiere of RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under at the Sydney Opera House.
Couple: According to The Sun, the couple made no secret that they were together among their famous friends. Here in New York
They avoided being photographed on the red carpet, but sat side by side in the front row once inside the room.
According to The Sun at the time, the couple made no secret that they were together among their famous friends.
Rita split from French director Romain Gavras earlier this year.
Taika is believed to have separated from his wife, Chelsea Winstanley, in 2018 after seven years of marriage.
They share two daughters, Te Hinekāhu, eight, and Matewa Kiritapu, five.
Finished: Taika was previously married to film producer Chelsea Winstanley (left), but the couple reportedly split up quietly in 2018. Photographed November 10, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii