He’s in trouble with a PDA – packed relationship with Renee Zellweger after meeting her at his upcoming Discovery + show, Celebrity IOU: Joyride.
Now a trailer of the show where Ant Anstead met his current girlfriend, 52, has been released.
In the snail, Ant, 42, can be seen referring to herself and co-host Cristy Lee as ‘car people’ during a conversation with Renee before begging her to stop the convertible she was driving.
Sparks fly! A trailer for Celebrity IOU: Joyride, the show where Ant Anstead met his current girlfriend Renee Zellweger, has been released
Celebrity IOU Joyride is a new series that sees Ant help celebrities give their loved ones a unique car transformation and features stars like Mary J. Blige, Octavia Spencer and Danny Trejo.
Renee helped brothers Jerome and Jerald, who helped her publicist Nanci Ryder in the midst of her ALS battle, according to People.
‘We are car people,’ Ant tells Renee, referring to himself and cohost Cristy Lee. ‘And there is no greater gift than to give to another who is also a car person.’
Despite being in the presence of car experts, there were a few bumps in the road for Renee.
‘We are car people’: Ant explains to Renee with reference to himself and co-host Cristy Lee
Red light! Both Ant and Cristy ask Renee to stop the car as she zooms forward
Oh no! Anstead waved her hands in the air to make her stop
One scene catches the actress speeding in an old convertible as both Ant and Cristy ask her to stop.
“Stop, stop, stop!” Ant shouts. ‘What happens!?’
Scary moment aside, it did not stop Renee and Ant from really hitting it in real life.
TMZ claimed last month that romantic sparks began to fly between the couple when Renée returned to the scene after filming their episode to ‘hand over some work boots’ to Ant.
As evidenced by their many beloved outings in recent weeks, one actress said Renee is ‘over heels’ and has ‘never been happier’ in a relationship.
More than just friends: TMZ recently claimed that romantic sparks started flying between the couple when Renée returned to the stage after filming their episode to ‘drop some work boots’ for Ant
Let’s get this show on the way! Renee expressed her excitement as she sat in the driver’s seat
Star-studded! Octavia Spencer is among the other celebrities featured on the program who watch celebrities provide a loved one with a custom car
‘Renee is in love with her head. She thinks this is the right deal. She has never been happier. They’re a good couple, ‘the insider shared.
In a Vulture interview in 2019 – shortly after she split from boyfriend Doyle Bramhall – she had talked about pressure as a woman to be in a relationship.
‘If you are not loved by someone, if a man does not find you and appreciate you, then your value will somehow be questioned. It’s just the reality of being a lady, ‘she said at the time.
Tune in! Danny Trejo was one of the celebrities who thanked a loved one with a new vehicle
See who’s here! Mary J. Blige also appeared on the show
She had previously been married to Kenny Chesney in 2005 and had also been linked to Jim Carrey, the White Stripes’ Jack White and Bradley Cooper.
When she and Anstead met, a source told PERSONS that they clicked. ‘Sometimes two people meet and click and the timing is correct,’ the source said.
‘Renée is creative … and often goes to guys who think out of the box … Both are private and do not like public control, so they have it in common. He is a creative guy with many interests. ‘
And it seems she may have found her persona with Anstead when an insider told Us Weekly that Ant is also ‘super happy’ in the relationship.
‘You can tell he’s in a good place in his life – he’s super happy. He appears to be on fire. He is where he wants to be and makes things happen, ‘the source said of both his personal and professional life.
The couple were reunited shortly after his divorce from Flip Or Flop host Christina Haack ended in June, after she announced the split in September last year.
Celebrity IOU: Joyride premieres at Discovery + on August 23rd.
Love is in the air! Ant has been in trouble with a PDA-packed relationship with Renee too late
Perfect fit: When she and Anstead met, a source told PERSONS that they clicked. ‘Sometimes two people meet and click and the timing is correct,’ the source said