Team Marco! The Kissing Booth 2 costars Joey King and Taylor Zakhar Perez reunited for a summer vacation with friends, days after the actress celebrated her 21st birthday.
Perez, 28, shared a series of photos through Instagram on Sunday, August 2, of himself, King and some friends enjoying a swim in a waterfall. The actor noted in his caption that the group took precautions before embarking on the journey and was tested for COVID-19. “Disclaimer * we all tested negative,” he wrote.
Three days earlier, Perez wrote an adorable tribute for King’s birthday via Instagram.
“Honestly, I could write about this woman all day,” he added a photo of the couple looking at each other on the beach. “She is the reason I joined the KB2 family, she welcomed me with open arms and love, she supported me, she pushed me, she made me laugh (pee in my pants, smile and had to check my underwear) , she inspired me to be a better actor, she shared her family with me, THE LIST CONTINUES. Thankful for you forever. ‘
The deed Star replied, “I can’t imagine my life without you. I love you T. “
Perez portrayed Marco – Elle’s (King) new love interest, showing her affection for Noah (Jacob Elordi) – in the Cushion cubicle 2. Although King and Perez are just off-screen friends, the Indiana native said Glamor in July that he and the Golden Globe Award winner are close.
“I’m a fan of Joey and wish she would go out with me, you know what I mean?” he joked.
However, King has found romance on the set of The Pillow stand in the past. The Conjuring The actress dated Elordi, 23, for almost two years before they quit in November 2018. Five months earlier, King told Seventeen that their relationship started out as just friends.
“We were so close, and I was just best friends with Jacob while filming,” she recalled. “I don’t think there was a moment, but I feel like the friendship was like, ‘Oh, hey, this person is super awesome. We have so much in common and we love to spend time together. Maybe there is something more. “It was never like,” OMG, I can’t show him like that. ” You know what I mean? We were open books with each other. There was nothing we wouldn’t talk about. He’s just so great. After the first month, I was like, “Hmm, I think I like it.” ”
King has since moved on to producer Steven Pietwith whom she worked The deed. Us weekly confirmed in February that the Australian resident is dating him on his part Euphoria Co-star Zendaya.
Scroll down to see photos from King and Perez’s summer vacation.