Joe Keery’s dating life has kindled curiosity following his superlative performance on the Netflix series Stranger Things which began airing in 2016. Joseph David Keery is an American rock musician born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, the United States of America. He is famous for his portrayal of the character of Steve Harrington in the web series.
After several auditions, he finally landed himself a few advertorial commercial appearances for fast foods like Domino, KFC, and toy company, Amiibo before he got minor roles in television drama series like Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party, Empire, and Chicago Fire in 2015.
In 2016, he got his call to fame playing a recurring role as Steve Harrington and in no time, he became one of the major/favorite cast, endearing himself to many fans of the show. The show is a blend of an investigative and supernatural drama which was created by the Duffer brothers (Ross and Matt Duffer). It has already spanned over 25 episodes since it premiered in July 2016. Although Joe Keery originally auditioned for the character of Jonathan, he ended up as Steve Harrington in the horror sci-fi series and he has carried his protagonist character so well.
Joe Keery through the series has evolved to become one of the darlings of the show. The series is a classical infusion of many movies from the oldies. The detail scripted series is well portrayed by the various casts members like Winona Ryder (as Joyce Byers), Davis Harbour (as Jim Hopper), Finn Wolfhard (as Mike wheeler), Cara Buono (as Karen Wheeler), Sadie Sink (as Maxine Max Mayfield), Millie Bobby Brown (portrayed by Eleven/Jane Hopper aka El) the list goes.
The Fine Arts graduate has endeared himself to many fans of the Emmy award-winning sci-fiction series set at the Hawkins town. He has also built viable relationships with his co-stars and many are hoping that writers or creator of the show would add a little romantic excitement by pairing Maya and Joe together since his ex-girlfriend, Nancy has hooked up with Jonathan Byer.
Who Is Joe Keery From The ‘Stranger Things’ Dating?
The handsome actor, born 24th April 1992, has spent about three years on the set of Stranger Things, no doubt he has also built friendships and possibly romantic feelings towards one of his cast. Many fans are anticipating a romantic sparkle between Maya Hawke and Joe Keery.
It is undeniable that Joe Keery and Maya Hawke shares some kind of on-screen connectivity thus, it is not far fetched that fans want to pair them up as lovers in the series. Maya plays Robin Buckley in the show and she works in an ice cream store in the mall alongside Steve Harrington (played by Joe Keery). Like most relationships built on fiction, many fans are hoping that there would be an on-screen romance brewing between the ex-boyfriend of Nancy Wheeler (Natalie Dyer) in the show and Robin Buckley. Perhaps, the romance would eventually become a real-life reality for both stars.
Well, the romantic reality between Joe the graduate of the DePaul University Theatre School and Maya may never see the light of the day anytime soon because he is with another. Joe Keery is dating the 5 feet 6 inches tall kiteboarder and American actress, Maika Monroe Buckley aka Dillon Monroe Buckley. The pair met in April 2017, on the job during the shoot of the comic drama, After Everything (2018). Joe Keery played Chris, a friend of Mia (played by Maika) and her ailing boyfriend in the film. For about two years and counting, the love birds have been together. They have been seen in many public places including the red carpet premiere of Stranger Things season 2 in October 2017.
Maika Monroe Buckley who was birthed on the 29th May 1993 in Santa Barbara has more movie appearances than her sweetheart, Keery. She has starred in interesting movies such as At Any Price (2012), The Guest (2013), Burned (2015), Greta (2018), The Sound of Philadelphia (2019) among others. The 5 feet 11 inches tall actor, Joe, on the other hand, has also featured in other productions such as Slice (2018), How To Be Alone (2019) and Free Guy (2020) – all whilst on the set of Stranger Things.