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Luke Evans Confirms Split From Rafael Olarra: 'It Is What It Is'

Luke Evans has confirmed his breakup from Rafael Olarra after rumors were circulating about their relationship.

While speaking with The Times’ Saturday Review, the 41-year-old actor confirmed he and the 42-year-old former footballer split, saying, “It is what it is.”

In the same interview, he spoke about his desire to become a dad, saying, “I thought about it many times and as I get older I’m thinking maybe I should get on and do it. I don’t want to be an old dad… but I would like to be a dad. There’s a lot of satisfaction to passing on your experiences and rearing a strong, open-minded, kind, respectful human being who can go out in the world and do something good.”

Back in October of 2020, fans began speculating that the pair had gone their separate ways after going public with their relationship in February of that year. They unfollowed each other and deleted photos of each other from their pages, prompting speculation. They then refollowed each other the very next day.

Luke Evans & Rafael Olarra Refollow Each Other on Instagram Amid Split Reports, Look Back at 'Good Times'

Luke Evans and his boyfriend of over a year, Rafael Olarra, had fans thinking that they ended their relationship after they unfollowed each other on Instagram, but now it seems they could still be together.

On Tuesday (October 27), it was discovered that Luke and Rafa both unfollowed each other on the social media app. Luke also erased nearly every photo of Rafa from his page, though Rafa didn’t seem to delete posts from his account.

Rafa also has left Australia, where he was spending time with Luke for the past three months while the actor filmed the upcoming series Nine Perfect Strangers. He seemingly left for work purposes though, as he shared photos on Instagram showing that he’s back at work at the Faena hotel, where he’s the art director.

On Wednesday (October 28), the guys both refollowed each other on Instagram and they both posted photos on Instagram Stories that looked back at their relationship.

“Good times,” Luke wrote on a photo of them horseback riding on the beach.

Rafa shared a photo of his bedside table, which has a photo of the two of them sitting on it. He wrote, “So far and so close.”

We sure hope they are still a couple as we love seeing them together!

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Luke Evans Seemingly Splits from Rafael Olarra After Over a Year of Dating

Luke Evans and his boyfriend of over a year, Rafael Olarra, have seemingly split.

Both Luke and Rafael have unfollowed each other on Instagram and Luke has erased nearly every photo of Rafael from his page.

The couple started dating in the summer of 2019 and they made their relationship Instagram official in February 2020. They then spent the first few months of quarantine together in Florida until they traveled to England and Spain over the summer. For the past few months, they’ve been in Australia, where Luke is working on the upcoming Hulu limited series Nine Perfect Strangers.

Last month, the guys shared photos from a romantic horseback riding adventure they went on together in Australia.

It appears in the last couple weeks, Rafael has traveled back to the United States to get back to work. He is the art director of Faena, a luxury hotel group with locations in Miami Beach and Buenos Aires.

Luke and Rafael only walked the red carpet together once, which was back in November 2019 at the European premiere of Frozen 2. You can see those photos in the gallery, along with some other candid pics of them.

Luke‘s rep had no comment on the breakup news.

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Luke Evans & Boyfriend Rafael Olarra Go Horseback Riding in Australia!

Luke Evans rides alongside his boyfriend Rafael Olarra while going horseback riding on Friday (September 18) at Koonyum Range near Byron Bay, Australia.

The 41-year-old actor snapped some cute photos with Rafael during their relaxing day in the wilderness.

“Amazing day riding through forests and picnic at a lookout over Byron bay,” Luke captioned his post on Instagram. Rafael added, “In riding a horse we borrow freedom 🐎🖤.”

Luke traveled to Australia with Rafa earlier this summer so that he can start work on the upcoming Hulu series Nine Perfect Strangers, which will also star Nicole Kidman and Melissa McCarthy.

The couple is still going strong after over a year of dating and it looks like they’re enjoying their time together in Australia. See the photos taken of them back in August!

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Luke Evans & Boyfriend Rafael Olarra Are Still Going Strong - See New Photos!

Luke Evans steps out to do some shopping along the beach with boyfriend Rafael Olarra on Wednesday (August 19) in Byron Bay, Australia.

The 41-year-old actor is able to go outside now after finishing his quarantine period earlier this month.

Luke traveled to Australia with Rafa recently so that he can start work on the upcoming Hulu series Nine Perfect Strangers, which will also star Nicole Kidman and Melissa McCarthy.

The couple is still going strong after over a year of dating and it looks like they’re enjoying their time together in Australia!

Rafael is the art director of Faena, a luxury hotel group with locations in Miami Beach in Buenos Aires. The couple spent the first few months of quarantine in Florida and later went back to Europe, where Luke was spotted going shirtless on a yacht in Spain.

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Luke Evans Shares Photo with Boyfriend Rafael Olarra to Celebrate Pride Month!

Luke Evans is still going strong with boyfriend Rafael Olarra and he just shared a cute photo of them together to celebrate Pride Month.

The 41-year-old actor captioned the Instagram photo, “Always try and be the best, most authentic version of yourself. Hold that person tight. Smile, breath deep, stand tall and be proud!!!”

Luke added the hashtags, ” #pride #pridemonth #chooselove #lovewins 🖤.”

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Luke Evans

Luke and Rafa have been dating for nearly a year and they made their relationship an Instagram official one back in February. They then spent several months together in Miami during the quarantine period.

It was just announced that Luke has landed a role in an upcoming Hulu series that has some very big stars attached.

Luke Evans' Boyfriend Helped Film His 'Gaston' Performance for the Disney Singalong!

Luke Evans and Josh Gad performed their Beauty and the Beast song “Gaston” during the Disney Family Singalong and they both sounded great!

The guys filmed their performances from their homes while quarantined in separate parts of the country. They were even joined by songwriter Alan Menken, who provided a piano accompaniment.

Luke‘s boyfriend Rafael Olarra was behind the camera at their house and helped film the performance!

“Now that’s Team Gaston!” Luke captioned this photo on his social media accounts.

Make sure to send Luke some belated birthday wishes because he turned 41 this week!