Jennifer Garner and Bradley Cooper raised many eyebrows when pictures surfaced of their August 5 seaside hangout. Now, sources are revealing EXCLUSIVELY to HollywoodLife the reality behind their get-together.
They’ve recognized one another for roughly 20 years, and now sources are sharing the importance behind Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Garner‘s August 5 hangout at a Malibu seaside. Photographs surfaced of the pair enjoyable and having fun with the sand and surf whereas enjoying with the A Star Is Born star and director’s, 45, three-year-old daughter, Lea De Seine Shayk Cooper. “They weren't on a date,” a supply near Jen shared EXCLUSIVELY with HollywoodLife.
“They’re expensive mates, she adores him however she’s all the time stated he’s only a good buddy,” the supply went on. Bradley and Jen, 48, first labored collectively again in 2001 on the collection Alias. Jen led the collection for 5 seasons and over 100 episodes, whereas Bradley made appearances all through the present as Will Tippin for a complete of 46 installments. Their friendship has flourished all of those years later.
“They’ve frolicked a lot over time so their seaside day isn’t out of the extraordinary in any respect,” the supply continued. In actual fact, Bradley is “mates with Ben [Affleck], too, and he is aware of her children. He’s actually a household buddy and it’s all the time been platonic between them.” As for the way Jen is doing since her latest break up from John Miller, our supply assured us that she is “doing effective, she’s nice truly. It wasn’t any kind of a dramatic break-up. It occurred some time in the past, she simply felt the necessity to take a step again and she or he’s achieved that, and for now, not less than, she’s happier being single.”
A secondary supply, near Bradley, reiterated how pleasant the previous co-stars have remained since their days on set. “Jen and Bradley have been shut mates for years and so they simply have an important rapport with one another,” they shared with HL. “There have been rumors all through the years that the 2 may have been courting every time they hung out collectively, which is ridiculous and there’s merely no reality to something romantic.”
Whereas staying in contact and sustaining their pleasant bond since Alias wrapped in 2006, each Jen and Bradley have gone on to domesticate thriving private lives. Jen was beforehand married to Ben Affleck and so they share three kids collectively — Violet, 14, Seraphina, 11, and Samuel, 8. Regardless of their 2018 divorce, they've each maintained an distinctive co-parenting relationship. Bradley has achieved the identical along with his ex, mannequin Irina Shayk, following their June 2019 break up after roughly two years collectively.
All informed, these two have discovered one thing very particular in Hollywood: an extremely significant, shut friendship between former co-stars. As one supply reiterated, “they’ve been nice buddies since working collectively on Alias in 2001 and so they have a real friendship that's uncommon to search out.” HollywoodLife reached out to Jennifer Garner’s rep and Bradley Cooper’s rep for remark.