Alicia Vikander, Boyfriend Michael Fassbender Share Sweet Kiss at Oscars 2016 in Rare PDA Moment

Seal it with a kiss! Alicia Vikander, who won the Oscar for Best Actress for her role in The Danish Girl at the 88th Academy Awards, may have forgotten to mention her boyfriend Michael Fassbender in her acceptance speech —but she made up for it with a sweet smooch.

PHOTOS: Oscars 2016: All the Cute and Candid Moments From the Red Carpet

Read article
Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander
Fassbender congratulates Vikander during the 88th Annual Academy Awards Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/Polaris

Right after her name was called, a Louis Vuitton–clad Vikander, 27, planted a peck on Fassbender, 38, before saying her thank-yous. For the normally private pair, this precious moment of PDA was very rare.

“Wow. Thank you so much, the Academy, for this incredible recognition,” she told the crowd after lip locking with her beau. “I share this with our fabulous crew and cast.”

PHOTOS: Oscars 2016 Red Carpet: Best Dressed Stars

Read article
Alicia Vikander
Vikander accepts the Best Supporting Actress award for ‘The Danish Girl’ onstage during the 88th Annual Academy Awards Kevin Winter/Getty Images

The Swedish actress then went on to thank director Tom Hooper, costar Eddie Redmayne and, finally, her parents: “Thank you for giving me the belief that anything can happen, even though I would never believe this. Thank you.”

While she and Fassbender broke up in September 2015, Vikander made it quite clear last night that the two are indeed back on. As Us Weekly previously reported, the actors’ romance first began in 2014 when they met on the set of The Light Between Oceans.

PHOTOS: On Again, Off Again Celebrity Couples

Read article
Michael Fassbender
Fassbender arrives to the 88th Annual Academy Awards Valerie Macon/AFP/Getty Images

Back in July 2015, Vikander opened up to Net-A-Porter magazine about why she keeps her dating life on the down low.

“I knew that celebrity was a side-product of my career choice, and it’s totally worth it if I get to do what I love, but it’s not something I feel very comfortable with,” she explained. “I’ve spoken to a lot of actors who have taught me that it is a choice. I believe that staying private is something you can choose, and it is certainly the choice I’m making.”

For access to all our exclusive celebrity videos and interviews – Subscribe on YouTube!