Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin son Dakota Song Culkin is 2 years old (5 April 2021). Brenda and Macaulay have been together since 2017. 

The pair welcomed their second child Carson Culkin before Christmas in 2022. The name Carson means 'son of the marsh dwellers' as per The Bump.

The firstborn was named after his aunt Dakota Culkin who bid farewell to the world in 2008 in a car accident at 29.

Giving birth to their kid Dakota Song Culkin on the 5th of April introduced them to parenthood. At the time of his birth, at 1:10 pm Dakota was 6 pounds and 14 ounces as mentioned by Esquire.

Besides Culkin, her mom Mai Song assists her in looking after the kids. Mai has lived with her daughter and son-in-law since Dakota entered the world.

While Brenda was busy acting on a film set, her mom used to bring Dakota there for breastfeeding.

Relationship Timeline

Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin relationship started in 2017. They have an age gap of 8 years but are mature and understanding as a pair.

Song and Culkin Met on Film Set in 2017

They got to meet and know each other better in a film set as both were signed for 'Changeland.' It did not take long for them to realize they were made for each other. 

Around July 2017, rumors regarding their romantic involvement circulated in the media. Amid the media scrutiny, the pair traveled to different places for a year, which helped them know one another better.

The couple holding their cat called Santa Claws which was presented as Christmas gift for Brenda by Culkin
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Macaulay Gifted a Cat to Brenda in 2019

They had already started to live together in 2019. On the 27th of December, Song shared a picture of an adorable cat she received as a Christmas present from her boyfriend.

To commemorate the occasion, their new fur baby was named Santa Claws. Meanwhile, they have two more cats, a parrot, and fish in their home. 

As animal lovers, they also attended the CatCon that year. Their friend Kat Dennings joined them, and Culkin uploaded the video on his YouTube channel.

Brenda wished Culkin a Happy Birthday through Instagram in 2020

They hardly showcase their love on social media, but for Macaulay's 40th birthday, Brenda took to Instagram and wrote a long and heartfelt note while sharing a picture of them twinning in red flannel pajamas.

She referred to him as wonderful, kind, loving, genuine, loyal, honest, brilliant, and hilarious as she penned the birthday tribute. Furthermore, she noted, "My unicorn that I never thought could exist, I am the luckiest person in the world because I am loved by you."

They went to Watch a Football Match in 2021

On the 9th of November, Song shared a cute picture with her sweetheart taken by @ryanhadji, the photographer at the stadium.

They were there to support the football team 'Los Angeles Rams'. It was refreshing and enjoyable for them as they hardly leave their house.

Macaulay Proposed to Brenda for Marriage in 2022

After having a kid out of wedlock, Macaulay finally proposed to Brenda in January. She said yes, and was spotted wearing a stunning diamond ring on the 25th. 

In April, they celebrated the first birthday of their son Dakota at Sesame Place in San Diego. Culkin shared the picture from that day and thanked Sesame Place for hosting it.

Later that year, they were blessed with another child. Macaulay, who belongs to a large family with seven siblings, revealed that babies were in his future plans back in 2018 during a podcast with Joe Rogan. 

He also said that they were trying. Today, in 2023 they have two cute babies and a happy family of four.

Are Brenda Song And Macaulay Culkin Married?

Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin married life has not begun yet. The pair are only engaged as of now.

They are parents to two young boys who are not even at the age to walk and talk properly. So, the new mom and dad are putting all their energy into caring for their little ones. 

A marriage ceremony does not seem to be the top priority for them at the moment. However, they will hold their nuptials in the future because Macaulay has already put a ring on Brenda's finger.

Dakota Culkin celebrated his 1st birthday at Sesame Place San Diego on 5 April, 2022
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The lovebirds live together at their residence in Los Angeles, California. They have been in living together since the summer of 2019. They bought their home that same year.

How Did Brenda Song And Macaulay Culkin Meet?

Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin met at the shooting location of the film titled Changeland set in Thailand. The actors fell in love deeply by the time movie was completed.

Unknowingly, Seth Green, the director of the film played the role of Cupid in their life. Brenda played the character of Pen whereas Macaulay acted as Ian in this comedy flick.

The filming began around the end of June 2017 in beautiful Phuket, Thailand, which is reputed for its scenic beaches, wild nightlife, seafood, and various adventures. The young actors were bound to fall in love in such an exotic and fine location.

It has been more than 5 years since they have known each other. Born on 27 March 1988, Song was 29 at that time whereas her beau was 36 as his birth date is 26 August 1980.

Brenda and Macaulay briefly met in 2013 on the sets of the sitcom 'Dads' as per ENews. But nothing romantic happened between them.

Brenda and Macaulay at the sixth biennial Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) telecast at the Barkar Hangar.Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty
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Both of them were Child Actors

Because they grew up as celebrated child actors, they bonded over it. Having similar journeys in showbiz helped them understand their shared successes and hardships as they became famous so young. 

Despite being in the same industry, they did not meet until adulthood. Culkin saw unprecedented fame in 1990 when his film Home Alone became a super hit and earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination.

Meanwhile, Song appeared as London Tipton in 'The Suite Life of Zack & Cody' in 2005 and continued her role till 2009. She won the Role Model Award and Young Hollywood Award for her spectacular performance in the series.

Both actors have starred in many other TV and movies. Song lately starred in a comedy series titled 'Dollface' where she has assayed the character of Madison Maxwell. Macaulay was seen in The Righteous Gemstones television series.

Some FAQs

Is Brenda Song Pregnant?

Brenda Song birthed her second baby in December 2022.

What is Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song Age Difference?

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song Age Difference is 7 years.