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Who has Winona Ryder dated?

WINONA Ryder has been in the limelight from a young age - after appearing in blockbuster movies like Beetlejuice and Heathers as a teenager.

But like many child stars, their fame comes at the cost of their private life - including their dating life.

Movie star Winona Ryder has dated many men over the yearsCredit: Getty

Who has Winona Ryder dated?

Scott Mackinlay Hahn (2011-present)

Winona Ryder and fashion designer Scott Mackinlay Hahn have been together since 2011Credit: Getty

Although Winona has been linked to a number of Hollywood heartthrobs, it seems she has settled down with Scott Mackinlay Hahn.

Scott, who is a sustainable fashion designer, has been quite vocal regarding his stance on climate change, feminism, and eradicating fast fashion.

While the two might live quite a private life, with absolutely no social media presence, they have ventured on to the red carpet together many times.

Born in October 1980, he is nine years younger than partner, Winona, who was born in 1971.



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Blake Sennett (2007)

Winona Ryder seemed to have a thing for musicians - including Blake SennettCredit: Getty

Winona's relationship before Scott was with guitarist Blake Sennett from the band Rilo Kiley.

It seemed Winona had a little soft spot for musicians during her dating career.

The couple dated for a year without much fanfare.

Blake formerly dated his bandmate Jenny Lewis.



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Henry Alex-Rubin (2006)

In 2006, Winona dated filmmaker Henry Alex-Rubin.

They had apparently known each other for years, initially meeting on the set of Girl, Interrupted in 1999.

Page Hamilton (2003)

Winona Ryder briefly dated Page HamiltonCredit: Getty

Winona dated musician Page Hamilton, the lead singer of the alternative metal band Helmet.

Hamilton alleges that many of the songs on Helmet’s 2004 album, Size Matters, were written about Winona.

Pete Yorn (2001)

Winona Ryder dated Pete Yorn around the time of her shoplifting scandalCredit: Times Newspapers Ltd

In 2001, Winona was in a brief relationship with (yet another) musician Pete Yorn.

The New Jersey artist had just found fame with his successful debut album, musicforthemorningafter.

Their relationship happened right around the same time as Winona's shoplifting scandal.

Beck (2000)

Winona was rumoured to be dating indie musician Beck in 2000.

When asked about Winona in an interview with Rolling Stones a few years late, Beck said: "If you’re seen standing next to somebody, you’re together with them.

"I’ve been keeping to myself mostly. I met her when I was younger, right before my first record came out.

"I hung out with her for a month or two. But talking about any of this is weird unless you’re a complete exhibitionist."

Matt Damon (1997-2000)

Matt Damon and Winona Ryder dated for three years but split on good termsCredit: Rex Features

Winona and Matt Damon were introduced by friends and fellow celebrity couple (at the time) Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck.

The couple dated for three years before splitting on good terms.

In 2009, Winona told Blackbook Magazine: “Matt couldn’t be a greater, nicer guy. I’m really lucky that I’m on good terms with him.”

David Duchovny (1996)

David Duchovny accepts the TV Drama award for his role in the X-Files in 1997 - a year after he was rumoured to be dating WinonaCredit: Reuters

In 1996, Winona was linked to X Files star David Duchovny, but it seems it was a little one sided.

During the time they were rumoured together, Duchovny told TV Guide: “I’m happy, and I’m in love.”

Meanwhile, Winona told an interviewer that she was “completely single” when asked about Duchovny’s comments.

Either they were never dating or Winona was completely uninterested.

David Pirner (1994–1996)

Winona and David Pirner dated for a couple of yearsCredit: Getty

Winona and David Pirner allegedly met when she attended an MTV Unplugged session where Pirner’s band, Soul Asylum, was featured.

The pair dated from 1994 to 1996.

Johnny Depp (1989-1993)

Winona and Johnny Depp were engaged while making Edward ScissorhandsCredit: Getty

One of Winona's most famous relationships (and one of the most beloved couples of the 90s) was her coupledom with Johnny Depp.

The two struck up a romance after starring together in Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands.

In an interview, Winona admitted their relationship was full of firsts.

She said: "When I met Johnny, I was pure virgin. He changed that.

"He was my first everything. My first real kiss. My first real boyfriend. My first fiancé.

"The first guy I had sex with. So he’ll always be in my heart."

Christian Slater (1988-1989)

Winona dated teen hearttrob Christian Slater following their chemistry on the set of HeathersCredit: Kobal Collection - Shutterstock

Following their undeniable chemistry in Heathers, Winona was reportedly dating her co-star, Christian Slater, between 1988 and 1989.

But it sadly wasn't meant to be with Winona and the teen heartthrob, as she told Vogue in 1993: “He broke my heart, or I thought he did at the time.”

Rob Lowe (mid-80s)

Winona's first rumoured relationship was with Rob LoweCredit: Rex

Winona's first rumored relationship was with fellow America’s sweetheart, Rob Lowe.

It's thought they had a fling in 1987 while filming Square Dance.

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They attended the Golden Globes together the following year.

However the rumors were never confirmed as Lowe was linked to other women at the time.