Bradley Cooper reportedly dates Huma Abedin, former assistant to Hillary Clinton

Heartthrob actress Bradley Cooper is dating again after her split from supermodel Irina Shayk – but his new belle is not in traditional Hollywood circles.

That A star is born The actor dates Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton’s top assistant and former wife of the disgraced politician and convicted sex offender Anthony Weiner.

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Cooper and Abedin were introduced by the United States Vogue editor Anna Wintour, Page six reports.

The Hollywood star and Shayk, a former Victoria’s Secret model, were a couple for four years and have a daughter together, Lea.

Cooper then became associated with his A star is born co-star, Lady Gaga, but it seems the two have only been good friends with good chemistry on screen.

Bradley Cooper and Huma Abedin are reportedly lovers. Credit: Getty

“Anna (Wintour) certainly played matchmaker,” one source said Page six.

“She’s BFFs with Bradley and loves Huma.”

It is understood that the couple has been quietly dating for several months but have kept the relationship under the radar.

The source said Abedin had told a couple of close friends that she had a “new husband, but she did not say who it was”.

“She held it very close to her chest,” the source said.

Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk have split up after four years. Credit: Getty pictures

“They are perfect for each other.

“They are both for power and politics and human affairs.”

Cooper and Abedin reportedly arrived together at the Met Gala in New York on May 2, but then posed separately on the red carpet, which did not indicate they were a couple.

Abedin filed for divorce from Anthony Weiner in 2017 after the former Democratic congressman was sentenced to nearly two years in prison for sexting with a 15-year-old girl and other offenses.

They got married in 2010 and have a son together.

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga were briefly connected romantically. Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty pictures

Social media seemed stunned by the pairing, with a commentator writing to Twitter: “From Anthony Weiner to Bradley Cooper ??? What ???”

“Uh, it’s like being homeless and winning a billion dollars,” wrote another.

“Yes. Hard to exaggerate this, right?” another added.

“Bradley is a big step up from Anthony Weiner, to say the least,” he said Page six said source.

Talking to The cut after Weiner’s imprisonment, Abedin said her ex-husband had “humiliated” her.

“I got my heart broken, pulled out, trampled on, humiliated,” she said.

Anna Wintour is believed to have introduced Huma Abedin to Bradley Cooper. Credit: Getty

“I lived in shame, I lived in shame for so long.

“In hindsight, I was in extreme trauma.”

Abedin then talked about what a good friend Anna Wintour had been to her in the wake of Weiner’s sexting scandal, revealing that they had gone to the cinema together.

“Just being out and being with her, I just felt in a way normal and loved.”

Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner. Credit: Lars Niki/Corbis via Getty Images

Weiner served 15 months in prison and now lives in the same Manhattan building as Abedin.

News that Cooper and Abedin were dating has sent the internet on fire, with many fans taking to Twitter with their reaction.

“Holy f *** Huma, talk about moving on!” one Twitter user was thrilled and added the hashtag #byeweinerbye.

“I. DID. NOT. BY GOOD. THAT!” exclaimed a person.

“Glad she went from a Viennese to a winner,” wrote another.

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