This is adorable. I wanted them to be together on ‘The Walking Dead’ but then, of course SPOILER ALERT, Emily’s character Beth was killed off in a brutal way. So, now we get our satisfaction in real life!
“They had a connection early on in the show,” says a source close to the duo, “but the romance developed recently. They’re still pretty guarded about it.”
They’ve kept in contact since she was murdered on the show, through texts and different fan conventions.
“She always called him the sweetest guy on the set,” says the first source. When Kinney discovered she’d been written off the show, Reedus was among the first to be in touch, she revealed to Us in December 2014. “Everyone reached out, though I remember Norman texted me—he’s so sweet.”
Basically, this is adorable and I ship em.