Hayden Panettiere is in a new relationship! After splitting from her fiancé of three years Wladimir Klitschko, sources close to the Nashville actress tell E! News that she’s dating Brian Hickerson.
Last week, Hayden was spotted with Brian as the two exited Craig’s restaurant. At the time, Hayden’s mom confirmed to RadarOnline.com that she and Wladimir, with whom she shares three-year-old daughter Kaya, were over.
As for her new man Brian, "he is from South Carolina and moved to Los Angeles to do real estate and acting," an insider told E! exclusively. "He just started getting into the acting business and is going on castings trying to break in the industry."
According to the source, the new couple “hit it off” after being introduced by mutual friends.
"Brian has been her sounding board since Hayden split from Wladimir and has really been there for her," the insider told the site. "They have been seeing each other for the past month and are hooking up."
Despite the new relationship, the source said Hayden’s ex is supportive. "Hayden and Wladimir are on great terms and friendly. They are a big part of each other's lives and will continue to be. Hayden is back in Los Angeles and figuring out what's next,” the insider shared.
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