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Who Is Charlie Ebersol? 8 Facts About Britney Spears' New Boyfriend

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Jan. 28 2015, Updated 2:36 p.m. ET

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After parting ways with her ex David Lucado, Britney Spears is finally finding her way back to love.

Spears recently posted an image on Twitter of her new boo, Charlie Ebersol. And the pair look beyond adorable together in the grinning snap. But how much do you know about Spears’ newest love interest. Click through for 8 facts about Charlie Ebersol…

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After parting ways with her ex David Lucado, Britney Spears is finally finding her way back to love.

Spears recently posted an image on Twitter of her new boo, Charlie Ebersol. And the couple looks beyond adorable in the grinning snap. But how much do you know about Spears’ newest love interest? Click through for eight facts to know about Charlie Ebersol…

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He’s a talented TV producer and writer who has worked on shows such as The Profit and Race to the Scene.

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Charlie, his father and his younger brother Teddy were involved in a plane crash in 2004. Charlie and Dick survived. But Teddy died in the accident.

Following the incident, Ebersol spoke with Katie Couric on her talk show Katie about the way the accident changed his life. “ What changed for me is I stopped living for things that I thought I loved. And I started only living for thing I love,” he said.

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The accident inspired Ebersol to create the TV show The Moment, which aired on USA. The show offered participants a second chance to pursue their dream careers.

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Sophia Bush celebrates Charlie Ebersol’s Birthday and Charity: Water
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He has previously been romantically linked to tennis star Maria Sharapova and actress Sophia Bush.

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Ebersol is also quite the traveler. His Instagram includes numerous photos from his trip to Israel over the summer.

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His mother, Susan Saint James, was a television actress. She starred in TV shows like The Name of the Game, It Takes a Thief and McMillan & Wife.

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He’s the oldest of his parents' children and attended the University of Notre Dame.

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