Serial Dating & Co-Star Crushes! Tom Hiddleston’s Top 10 Secrets & Scandals Exposed — Does Taylor Know?

//Taylor Swift Tom Hiddleston Dating Top Ten Secrets And Scandals

Jun. 20 2016, Updated 1:40 p.m. ET

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Tom Hiddleston and Taylor Swift are officially dating after the couple was caught kissing while on a beach in Rhode Island. But before the sudden romance, RadarOnline.com has learned that the Marvel star was linked to a handful of other women and has since been involved in a series of scandals!

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//Taylor Swift Tom Hiddleston Dating Top Ten Secrets And Scandals

Tom Hiddleston and Taylor Swift are officially dating after the couple was caught kissing while on a beach in Rhode Island. But before the sudden romance, RadarOnline.com has learned that the Marvel star was linked to a handful of other women and has since been involved in a series of scandals!

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Just three months before he started dating Swift, the actor was rumored to be dating Elizabeth Olsen. While she denied the relationship in March, a source told Us Weekly "they've been talking constantly. It's been good for the both of them, they really care for each other." The source also said: "Neither of them are looking to jump into a large commitment, but it's getting more serious."

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Prior to his whirlwind romance with the pop singer, Hiddleston supposedly was romantically linked to English actress Susannah Fielding from 2008 to 2011 after reportedly meeting on the set of the BBC series, Wallander. While neither of them confirmed the relationship, Hiddleston told the Daily Mail: "acting just demands everything and if you don't give it everything, there will be someone behind you who will," not long after it appeared they had split.

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Hiddleston had also been linked to fellow Thor star Kat Dennings. While they technically didn't have any scenes together in the film, relationship rumors flourished after they were seen holding hands on the red carpet of a SyFy party at Comic-Con in 2010.

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In 2013 the 35-year-old was rumored to be dating Jessica Chastain. "Tom is taken with Jess and it's serious," a source told the Daily Mail. "Before Christmas she visited Britain to stay with him and meet all his family for the first time." They went on to star together in the horror-drama Crimson Peak.

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In July 2013 the actor was dating music producer Jane Arthy. While many speculated that they were a couple, they were seen holding hands at the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships in England. The rumors were at an all-time high after Elle UK's editor in chief Lorraine Candy tweeted: "I sat next to actor Tom Hiddlestone and his girlfriend Jane #wimbledonfinal. He's a very funny man." Hiddleston denied they were dating not long after in an interview with GQ Magazine.

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Just a day after attending Wimbledon with Jane Arthy, Hiddleston was busted taking a mystery woman to dinner! He accompanied tennis player Andy Murray and his then-girlfriend, Kim Sears, to their celebratory outing.

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Despite the many women he was romantically linked to, a friend of Hiddleston told the Daily Mail that he never lets women get too close! "Being so focused on success isolates him," the friend in March of 2016. 'Hundreds of people consider themselves his mate, but probably no more than half a dozen truly know him — if that. As for women, they are only allowed to get so close, then he moves on."

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Hiddleston admitted to Mail Online that he once nearly abandoned his girlfriend after she asked him to come visit her in Paris! While working with one of her friends he surprised her. "She nearly fainted from fear. And shock. Since then, I've become more careful in romantic situations," he said in April 2016.

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“High-Rise” Premiere – 2016 Tribeca Film Festival

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Amid his many relationships, Hiddleson has also admitted to being too cautious and sensitive over things. "I'm painfully aware of the fragility of things," Hiddleston admitted to The Telegraph. "because the hard bits are always just around the corner from the easy bits."

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Celebrity Sightings in New York City – May 1, 2016

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Hiddleston was also in the middle of a scandal over who is going to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond! Idris Elba and Damian Lewis were also up for the part, but Hiddleston had so many bets placed in his favor that his odds became 2-1. However, according to The Guardian, the star's favorability fell so drastically that a bookie suspended the bets.

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