How Steve Harvey Really Feels About Michael B. Jordan Dating His Daughter, Lori

Steve Harvey has opened up about his stepdaughter Lori Harvey's romance with Michael B. Jordan. Lori and Jordan haven't been shy about their relationship since going Instagram official in January 2021, with Lori sharing a series of Polaroid snaps of the two getting cozy to her page alongside a brown heart emoji. The loved up couple have kept things pretty public since, with Lori making fans of the Black Panther star star the world over jealous on Valentine's Day in 2021 when she shared multiple uploads to her Instagram Story showing how Jordan spoiled her. 

Per People, the actor rented out an entire aquarium so they could have a private date night, complete with a romantic meal, candles, and roses. She also shared a look at what appeared to be a hotel room covered in flowers and a bed decorated with red rose petals. Shortly after, a source claimed to People that things had "gotten serious quickly" between the couple.

But while Lori and Jordan continue to show off their love for one another across social media, what does Steve make of it all? Keep reading to find out what the Family Feud host has to say about his stepdaughter's romance.

Steve Harvey 'tried' not to like Michael B. Jordan

Steve Harvey got candid on the March 22, 2021, episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show when the daytime talk show host quizzed him on what he really thinks about Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey's relationship. As it turns out, Steve loves Jordan as much as the rest of the world. 

"I have tried not to like him. I have tried to find something wrong with him that I could dig in and go — 'cause I done got rid of all of 'em. All of 'em. Some of them snuck in the back door on me and lasted a lot longer than I wanted it to," he joked, "But this guy, is such a good guy, man. He is one of the nicest guys. I've met his father. I've sat up with him, we've talked for hours. I just can't find nothing wrong with him." The star also admitted he's hoping Lori and Jordan go the distance, calling him "a really, really good guy" before joking, "I can't whoop him."

Steve previously spoke about Jordan's romantic Valentine's Day surprise for Lori, joking he's going to have to keep stepping it up. Steve called the actor a "nice guy" on Jimmy Kimmel Live! In February 2021 and teased, "good luck homie 'cause Valentine's come every year." He added, "I don't know if you know how this works or not, but I don't know how you gonna top that, but good luck partner."