Ant Anstead Shocked To Know That Renee Zellweger Is Not British

That didn’t stop him!

The first episode of Celebrity IOU: Joyride where Ant Anstead and Renee Zellweger met is now on Discovery +

Ant Anstead was under the misconception that her now girlfriend Renee Zellweger is British just like him, however, his co-host Cristy Lee cleared that doubt for him. Renee has served as the first guest on Ant’s new show Celebrity IOU: Joyride whose first episode staring the 52-year-old actress premiered Monday, August 23, on Discovery+. During the show, Christy tells Anstead an amazing fact about Renee. “Did you know that during the filming of Bridget Jones’s Diary, Renee spoke with a British accent even when she wasn’t on set?” said. “In fact, she kept it up until the wrap party!”

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To his surprise, the longtime automobile builder shockingly asked, “Are you telling me that Bridget Jones — Renee Zellweger — isn’t British?”, to which Lee revealed that the Oscar-winning actress is actually from Texas. “You’re like a dream crusher for me,” the 42-year-old star joked. Ant Anstead’s new show with co-host Christy Lee is all about giving amazing makeovers to the cars which will further help some celebrities surprise their deserving loved ones. For this specific episode, Zellweger surprises Jerome and Jerald, brothers who acted as caregivers to Zellweger’s late publicist Nanci Ryder during her battle with ALS with the car of their dreams.

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They are Instagram official now

While promoting the news about the premiere of the first episode of his show, Ant Anstead finally posted a picture of his girlfriend, Renee Zellweger on his Instagram page. While sharing a sweet selfie with Renee and Christy, the TV host captioned the post, “It’s finally here. The first episode of #CelebrityIOUjoyride is available on @discoveryplus Monday the 23rd! 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.”

This episode is where this new couple first met each other. According to the reports, Ant Anstead and Renee Zellweger instantly hit it off while filming for the first episode of ‘Celebrity IOU: Joyride’ together and soon after that the duo began dating. “Sometimes two people just meet and click, and the timing is right,” the insider revealed during that time. “Renee is creative…and often goes for guys who think out of the box. She’s smart, thoughtful, and always looking to expand horizons and nurture those around her.” Well now, this new couple in town is just not able to keep their hands off each other and have been spotted having good time together multiple times.

Ant and Renee’s passionate kiss

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Very recently, Ant and Renee were spotted sharing a passionate kiss after the former’s soccer match in Calif.

The “Wheeler Dealers” host, 42, was seen picking up his ‘lovely girlfriend’ and kissing her as they walked out together to drop Renee in her car. The couple was also previously spotted making out on the beach and on a shopping run recently. Ant started dating Zellweger just a few days after his divorce with Christina Haack was finalized. And now, Christina has also moved on with his realtor boyfriend, Joshua Hall.

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