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The trail of clues continued to be riddled with witnessed displays of affection between the two, as they were seen during Julys San Diego Comic-Con event together and inseparable, with Ian seeming very protective of his lady as he fetched them drinks.
With all of the couple-y behavior that had been going down between Nina and Ian all year, some expected the two to walk arm-in-arm down the red carpet of the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards.
To us, that sentence came with an unspoken caveat of yet.
Ian even name-dropped her as the person he was most excited to see.
It was a coronation of sorts for what has become one of TVs reigning hottest off-screen couples, especially since they were spotted sharing a smooch behind-the-scenes. The couple seemed to formally come out as a couple when they arrived for the 2011 Much Music Awards hand-in-hand, and both were positively glowing.
By Valentines Day, all eyes were on Nina and Ian to see whether the pair had stepped out of the friend zone.
A month later, Nina seemed to flat-out deny the romance rumors to Teen Vogue but admitted to understanding how people could suspect they were an item.