Rebel Wilson has been stealing all the headlines this week, but we’ve moved on from how she lied about her age (because who really cares, she’s awesome) and to the fact that the Pitch Perfect actress appears to have a new man in her life.
According to Us Weekly, Wilson is dating comedian-actor Mickey Gooch Jr. So, we did some digging to find out more about the new man in her life, and here are seven things you may be interested in knowing.
1. He owns Skit Bags Entertainment
Gooch is a keen filmmaker and the owner of Skit Bags Entertainment, a production company that has just debuted their comedic film The Head Thieves.
2. They met through mutual friends
According to an Us Weekly source, Wilson and Gooch met through mutual friends.
“They get along really well, they respect each other’s work,” the insider told the publication. “She’s been too busy to date for a while, they’ve been texting often and they’ve been spending some time together in LA and New York.”
3. They share a love of the New York Rangers
Over the weekend, Wilson and her man headed to a New York Rangers game at Madison Square Garden. She even posted a cute snap of their time together on Instagram. Awww.
4. He’s clearly a big sports fan
Earlier this year, Gooch shared a picture on Instagram of himself holding up basketball team Dallas Mavericks’ No. 41 vest.
5. He is a dog lover
Just one glance at Gooch’s Instagram shows us that he is a dog lover, as he often shares snaps of an adorable white French Bulldog.
6. He’s a New Jersey boy
According to a profile for him on IMDb, Gooch was born and raised on the Jersey shore, but he doesn’t have a New Jersey accent. Interesting.
7. He’s friends with comedian Andy Dick
Gooch’s Instagram is filled with pictures of himself and Andy Dick, whose film credits include Employee of the Month, The Cable Guy and Blonde Ambition.