Steamy photos from set inevitably leak, and the couple continues to be photographed in all manner of coupley encounters wherever they go. July 2011: They resurface once again at Comic-Con and this time are far more open with their affection, posing with their arms around each other and joking during panels.
August 2011: Kristen heads to London to begin filming November 2011: The duo continue their covert flirt assault, getting indelibly joined together at a hand and footprint ceremony in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre in L. A week later, they don't bother trying to keep things hidden, arriving together at the premiere of .
Pattinson, 23, was proudly cheering from the audience when his American girlfriend, 19, was named as the winner of the Bafta Rising Star accolade at the star-studded ceremony at the Royal Opera House.
After refusing to comment on their relationship for months, Pattinson finally broke his silence and admitted they were an item.
Later that month, they head back up to Vancouver together for as "my f--king boyfriend." The same month, she's on hand in London to help ring in Rob's birthday with a party at Claridge's hotel and they're together again in Cannes, where both are promoting films.