Halsey proudly announced she was expecting her first child Wednesday (Jan. 27) while showing off her baby bump and tagging Alev Aydin right on it.
“Heart so full, I love you, sweetness,” he commented underneath her Instagram announcement, while the pop star replied, “I love you!!!!! And I love this mini human already!”
But who is Aydin? Billboard compiled five fast facts about the screenwriter.
He and Halsey Have Matching Tattoos
Tattoo artist Amanda Owley shared on Instagram in June 2020 that the two — who were photographed masked up — got tatted with some matching ink featuring the word “seeds” on their feet. Even sweeter? Owley notes in her caption that the pair’s tats were done “in each other’s handwriting.”
He Was First Spotted in Public With Halsey in October 2020
Daily Mail spotted the “Graveyard” singer and Aydin picking up art supplies from a Blick store in L.A. last fall.
Aydin Is an Actor, Screenwriter, Producer and Director
He’s known for creating the 2017 TV series Small Shots, about two actors trying to break into Hollywood, and writing/directing the 2017 film HipMen: Los Angeles, which is about a mysterious young woman who messes with a group of hitman trying to kill a big-shot music producer, according to his IMDb page.
His First Feature Film Lonely Boy Won Prizes at Two Film Festivals
Aydin was the lead star, writer, producer and executive producer of his first feature film, Lonely Boy, which came out in 2013. His Actors Access bio states Lonely Boy won the best feature film Grand Jury Prize at the 2013 Palm Beach International Film Festival, and nabbed the best first feature Grand Jury Prize at the 2013 Louisiana International Film Festival.
Aydin Is Turkish
Turkish news outlet Haberler wrote that Aydin is a native of the country.