Sofia Richie’s father Lionel Richie fully agrees with her current boyfriend, Elliot Grainge – here’s why!
Sofia Richie is watching Elliot Grainge and now an inside report claims to know that her father, Lionel Richie is all for it! That’s right, it sounds like Sofia’s current boyfriend has her father’s blessing and that obviously makes her very happy.
As you may know, for his own father, Elliot, the son of Universal Music Group’s chairman and CEO Sir Lucian Grainge, is perfect for Sofia.
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Not to mention that Lionel has released a number of albums under the UMG label, so there is already a lot of familiarity and trust there.
The source shared on HollywoodLife: “There is a deep level of trust between [Sofia and Elliot]. Her fathers are very close, so she has known him for a long time. Your father couldn’t be happier. Elliot is such an upright guy and very motivated. His father has all the money in the world so he could have chosen to be a trust child, but that’s not his style. ‘
‘He studied business and started his own record label after graduating. He is very ambitious and smart. Everyone in Sofia’s life is happy about it, they think it’s a good choice. She’s such a cute girl she deserves a really great guy and by all accounts Elliot is a winner, ”they shared.
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The source also mentioned that Sofia and Elliot have been dating for a few months, though she only made it official on Instagram last month.
After their separation from Scott Disick Sofia apparently wasn’t looking for anything particularly serious about dating.
After just a few dates with Elliot, her feelings grew!
The source said: ‘She’s having a great time with Elliot and he really makes her happy. She definitely likes him. ‘