NEW YORK, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Filmmaker Rory Kennedy says she is thrilled her nephew Conor is dating U.S. country music star Taylor Swift.
The couple began seeing each other this summer.
Swift, 22, is currently on tour and Conor, 18, is a senior in high school.
"I think she's fantastic and I couldn't be more thrilled," Rory Kennedy told UsMagazine.com at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles during the weekend. "She's a good friend of our family and we all adore her and love her. It's great to have her around."