But it was after The Hunger Games was first announced that he and Vanessa started going out, and also getting conveniently papped.
It’s possible that she was using him for publicity, taking advantage of the fact that he had just been cast in one of the hottest films of the decade.
And Hudgens’ candid interview doesn’t stop there: “I’ve definitely got a wicked side.
It was rumored that the young actors dated while on the set of the movie in July, but Vanessa Hudgens' current relationship with actor Austin Butler has been a high-profile (and PDA-plagued) news item for some time now.
Vanessa Hudgens has been playing coy as to what her relationship status is with Laker buddy, Coachella date, and friend Josh Hutcherson, and she keeps the “are they or aren’t they” dance going in her latest interview.
“No,” V-Hud tells UK’s Fabulous Magazine when asked if she’s looking for a relationship. Right now I feel so happy and I have so much going on, I don’t necessarily need a guy. I don’t feel pressure to look a certain way.” Especially not to please internet haters who call her fat.
“I think getting broken up with is worse than breaking up with somebody.