Renee Zellweger and Ant Anstead go Instagram official


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They've been head-over-heels since meeting in early June.

And now new couple Ant Anstead and Renee Zellweger have made things Instagram official.

The Wheeler Dealers star, 42, proudly posted his new love, 52, while promoting his new series Celebrity IOU Joyride in a shot with co-host Cristy Lee on Sunday.

Official! Ant Anstead celebrated the premiere of his new show Celebrity IOU Joyride and his first Instagram post with girlfriend Renee Zellweger on Sunday

Renee and Ant met while filming her episode of the show, which follows stars surprise friends and family with their dream cars.

And it was clear they were smitten in behind-the-scenes shots from the series, which will premiere with Zellweger's episode on Monday, August 23rd on Discovery.

Ant couldn't help but boast about his show and his girlfriend, taking to the caption to write: 'It’s finally here….' while adding 'And it’s the incredibly magical Renee Zellweger.'

'Join @cristylee09 Ren and me as we pay it forward to two amazing men that gave so much to one of Ren’s dearest and closest friends……'

In the episode, Renee treats brothers Jerome and Jerald to hot wheels as a symbol of gratitude for their 24-hour care for Zellweger's late publicist Nanci Ryder during her battle with ALS.

Other celebs set to appear on the show include James Marsden, who surprises his brother-in-law, as well as Octavia Spencer, who surprises her hardworking hairdresser.

Danny Trejo will gift his longtime friend a car while Tony Hawk surprises his office manager of 10 years and Mary J. Blige treats her trusted assistant of over eight years.

Instant spark! Renee and Ant met while filming her episode of the show, which follows stars surprise friends and family with their dream cars

Debut: Renée and Ant made their red carpet debut earlier this month at the Radford Motors gala at the Lyon Air Museum in Santa Ana, California 

Things have moved fast for Renee and Ant.

While they only met at the start of June, the Academy Award winner is reportedly already calling him her 'soulmate', an insider told Us Weekly.

'The relationship is headed in a positive direction,' the source added.

Renée and Ant made their red carpet debut earlier this month at the Radford Motors gala at the Lyon Air Museum in Santa Ana, California.

And Anstead is excited the pair can now do events together, with the insider adding: 'Now he can show her off in a way when he attends work-related events.'

The loved-up couple are 'really cherishing their time together' before the actress returns to work.

According to the insider, Ant tries to maintain a low-key approach to his love life.

They shared: 'He's more private. He was never one to post too much about his personal life.'

Priority: The post comes after the Plymouth-born star recently finalized his divorce from ex-wife, Flip or Flop star Christina Haack, 38, with the pair sharing legal and physical custody of their 21-month-old son Hudson London

The post comes after the Plymouth-born star recently finalized his divorce from ex-wife, Flip or Flop star Christina Haack, 38, with the pair sharing legal and physical custody of their 21-month-old son Hudson London.

Ant is also father to two children - son Archie, 14; and daughter Amelie, 17 - from his 12-year marriage to Louise Anstead, 41, which ended in 2017. 

Renée was last linked to singer-songwriter Doyle Bramhall II, 52, who she started dating in 2012, two years after he had split from his ex-wife with whom he shares two children.

Prior to the whirlwind romance, the Judy star dated Bradley Cooper, 46, after the pair met while filming her thriller Case 39 in 2009, though they split two years later.

Before that, the Texan actress was married to country star Kenny Chesney, 53, but the marriage was later annulled in 2005 after just four months, with her citing 'fraud' as the reason for ending the union.

Zellweger later released a statement to 'clarify that the term 'fraud' as listed in the documentation is simply legal language and not a reflection of Kenny's character.'

She also dated The White Stripes front man Jack White, 46, after meeting while filming 2003's Cold Mountain, but they split a year later.

The two-time Academy Award winner was engaged to Jim Carrey, 59, in 2000, after they hit it off while making the comedy Me, Myself & Irene in 1999. However they amicably split within a year of being together. 

First wife: Ant is also father to two children - son Archie, 14; and daughter Amelie, 17 - from his 12-year marriage to Louise Anstead, which ended in 2017 (the couple pictured above in 2016)