|Hal and Alex|
|Intimacy Level||best friends, lovers,dating/future husband and wife|
|Breakup||They briefly date before Alex is killed by Cutler. They get back together in the real world|
|Status||together,dating;in love/future husband and wife|
|last mentioned||The Last Broadcast|
Hal and Alex first meet at the Cafe where Hal and Tom are working. They like each other from the beginning, however Hal does not want to get in contact with Alex. He is to afraid that he can't control himself and might hurt Alex. So Tom sets up a double date between Hal, Alex, Allison and Tom himself. During that date Hal and Alex get closer. Cutler realises that Hal likes Alex and kills her. Alex returns as a ghost and moves in with Hal and Tom. They have a complicated and arguably romantic relationship throughout Season 5.