Russell Crowe dating Les Miserables costar?


Russell Crowe hasn’t been looking miserable at all with sexy Les Miserables costar Samantha Barks. Crowe, 45, was seen working out in L.A. with Barks, just 22. The two were cozy at an Oscars after party. Barks, from the U.K., is a singer as well and reportedly jams with Crowe and his band 30 Odd Foot of Grunts. She definitely knows how to catch attention. Her Oscars Valentino dress had little material in the chest area. For his part, Crowe said he wanted get back together with estranged wife, Danielle Spencer, after he was linked with burlesque star Dita Von Teese.

Call it a fusion of two major Hollywood families: Jaden Smith and Kylie Jenner are an item, reports Us Weekly. The Karate Kid, 14, was photographed with the reality star/model, 15, in London’s Piccadilly Square on Sunday. The pair were in town for Justin Bieber’s supposedly not-so-happy 19th birthday party at a club (there was a scuffle, naturally).

Seal has been linked to Erin Cahill, known for her role in Power Rangers: Time Force. She also guest stars on Red Widow

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