Marc Anthony found a new love over the holidays, 24-four-year-old model Shannon De Lima. He announced his relationship over Twitter, and tweeted in Spanish, “A mi @Shadelima mi estate de liberated. Besos bebe.” Translation: “To @Shadelima, my statue of liberty. Kisses baby.”
The 43-year-old Anthony also posted a photo of him and De Lima on his Facebook page.
Us Weekly reported Anthony’s son, Chase, is happy for his dad. Although the tweet is no longer visible on Chase’s Twitter account, the magazine quoted Chase, “To all my followers and all Twitter peeps, follow the best couple of 2012 and for many years Marc Anthony and Shannon De Lima!” Chase is Marc Anthony’s adopted son from his relationship with Debbie Rosado.
Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez split in July 2011 after continued reports the couple faced difficulties in their relationship. U.K.’s The Daily Mail cited Lopez’s unhappiness stemmed from Anthony’s control issues.
Since her separation from Marc Anthony, Jennifer Lopez moved on with one her dancers, 24-year-old Casper Smart. The two were spotted in Miami over the weekend. Us Weekly reported Smart was recently sentenced to one year of probation after being ticketed for speeding. “He loves thrill-seeking,” a source told the magazine. “Even while driving Lopez’s Bentley, he drives like a maniac.”
Since news broke of Shannon De Lima’s romance with Marc Anthony, readers are interested to know more about her. We learned Lima is a model from Venezuela who has graced a few magazine covers in South America.