Ant Anstead and Renée Zellweger are Instagram officials: ‘Incredibly magical’ E! News UK

Ant Anstead and Renée Zellweger are Instagram officials.

On Sunday, the longtime automaker took to the social media app and shared a cute selfie with the actress alongside her co-host, auto guru Cristy Lee.

“It’s finally here,” captioned the 42-year-old. “The first episode of #CelebrityIOUjoyride is available on @discoveryplus on Monday 23! And that’s the incredibly magical Renee Zellweger. Join @ cristylee09 Ren and I as we pay forward to two amazing men who have given so much to one of Ren’s dearest and closest pals. “

The Oscar winner is the first guest to appear on the new discovery + show, “Celebrity IOU: Joyride,” which premieres Monday. He follows Anstead and Lee as they help celebrities surprise loved ones with the cars of their dreams.

ANT ANSTEAD TALKS ABOUT RENÉE ZELLWEGER’S ROMANCE, ADMITS THEY “KEPT IT A SECRET FOR A TIME”

Renée Zellweger and Ant Anstead kept their romance “a secret for a while,” according to Anstead.
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Anstead first met the 52-year-old on set in early June, People magazine reported. The outlet shared that in the Zellweger episode, fans will see Anstead and Lee help his brothers surprise Jerome and Jerald. The couple previously served as 24-hour caregivers for late Zellweger publicist Nanci Ryder during her battle with ALS. She died in 2020 at the age of 67.

A source told the outlet that Zellweger and Anstead instantly bonded with mutual interests, including their appreciation of cars.

“Sometimes two people meet and click, and the timing is right,” the source told the outlet. “Renee is creative… and often speaks to guys who think outside the box. She is intelligent, thoughtful and always seeks to broaden her horizons and nurture those around her. “

“They’re both private and don’t like public scrutiny, so they have that in common. He’s a creative guy with a lot of interests, and she loves writing and producing, so they have things to say when they’re together, ”the insider added.

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News of the budding romance came days after Anstead finalized her divorce from Christina Haack.
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According to the outlet, the couple made their first public appearance together at a gala for Radford Motors in Santa Ana, Calif. On August 7.

News of the budding romance came days after Anstead finalized her divorce from Christina Haack. They had been married for less than two years. The 38-year-old has since confirmed her new relationship with Austin-based real estate agent Joshua Hall. Prior to this union, Anstead was married to Louise Anstead from 2005 to 2017.

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Zellweger was briefly married to country singer Kenny Chesney in 2005. The marriage was called off that same year.