Kanye West — despite his public pleas to the contrary — appears to be moving on from his 2021 split with Kim Kardashian, most recently with actress Julia Fox.
The pair were first spotted together at the top of the year in Miami and soon brought their romance to New York City, where they attended a Broadway show together and were snapped smiling and laughing in each other’s company before heading back to West’s hotel.
Learn more about the actress, mother — and former dominatrix — below.
Her big break
Julia Fox “Uncut Gems” co-star Adam Sandler. Getty Images
The 31-year-old Italian-American star got her big break opposite Adam Sandler in 2019’s “Uncut Gems,”Her film debut.
“It was pretty easy, I would say,”Fox spoke to Refinery29 about her first major role. “It’s not rocket science. Just like act and react, and memorize your lines. You really have to be able to let go lose control, and destroy your ego. You’re not you, you have to let go of yourself and be this whole other person, and really feel the scene that you’re in. There is an art to it. You either have it or you don’t, I think.”
The jill of many trades held a plethora of gigs before making her big-screen debut, including stints at a shoe shop, an ice cream parlor — and a short-lived career as a dominatrix.
Fox attends the book launch in 2015WireImage
“This was back when Craigslist still had an ‘adult gigs’ section,”Fox spoke to Rolling Stone in 2020. “I was scrolling, and in between ads for prostitutes, I clicked on one that said ‘no nudity, no sex.’ That appealed to me.”
“You’re given a few words on what the client’s interests are and then you have to build from there and improvise the rest,”Fox added. “So imagine having to do that multiple times a day in different outfits — a nun, teacher, nurse, mom — according to the clients’ desires. I went in an angsty teenager and left a really self-assured woman.”
Fox attends the Playboy party in 2021. Getty Images for Playboy Enterpr
She later began work as a model, posing for Playboy’s final nude issue in 2015. She’s also self-published two books on photography and hosted an art exhibit titled “R.I.P. Julia Fox,”She used her own blood for the staining of silk canvases
Fox has been open about her drug addiction since she came to the spotlight. She revealed to The New Yorker that she overdosed at 17 after struggling with heroin and pill abuse.
Fox has previously spoken out about his experience with a drug overdose when he was 17. Getty Images
“It’s kind of a miracle that I’m okay because a lot of the people I grew up with aren’t doing so well. They’re still on drugs or in jail. A lot of them died,”The Hollywood Reporter spoke with the star in 2020.
Fox married Peter Artemiev, a pilot, in 2018. They welcomed Valentino on January 17, 2021. Since then, she has called it becoming a mother. “the best day of my life.”
“It’s like taking a comb through your whole life and anything extra and unnecessary falls to the wayside. It’s really, really nice. I value my time so much more because I have so little of it,”Interview September 2021. “It’s very humbling to know that this little baby is the boss of me. He decides what we do all the time.”
Fox was photographed in New York City with Valentino, her son.
Fox has accused ex hubby Artemiev being an alcoholic and a drunk. “deadbeat dad”Their son.
“This man left me with a 5-month-old and a dog and a home and ALL THE BILLS. It’s wrong!!! It’s not fair,”In December 2021, Fox lied on Instagram. “I can’t even do it anymore. I just don’t want my son f–ked up cuz he feels like his dad was absent or loved alcohol and partying more than him,”She added.
Fox was seen in South Florida shortly after her Christmas rant about Artemiev. “Donda”Artist West recently parted ways with Vinetria, a model.
Kanye West and Fox went to a Broadway show on a date night. TheImageDirect.com
“Julia and Ye are dating,”Page Six exclusively was told by a source close Fox. “They both just got out of their former relationships, and they’ve helped each other recover immensely.
“They’re kind of kindred spirits, and it’s cool to watch.”