We’ve been observing actor Russell Brand getting beefier, and spicing up his fitness regimen with yoga - and there seems to bit of motivation behind the new physique – artist/model, Oriela Medellin.
Still finalizing his divorce from Katy Perry, Russell has been spotted taking yoga classes with Oriela in Hollywood, and even after yoga hours at Bar Marmont Saturday (2/18)
People magazine reports five things worth knowing about this new girl:
1. She’s a Yoga Flirt
On Feb. 10, Medellin Tweeted this to Brand: “@rustyrockets nice to see you at yoga…! glad to know that u r in the spirit journey and that translates into your work bravo!” Two days later, she was spotted leaving his place in L.A.
2. She’s a World Traveler
A self-described “modern-day gypsy” who claims fluency in four languages, Medellin was born in Mexico City, and studied art, fashion, film and acting in Milan, Paris, New York, and Los Angeles, according to her website.
3. She Digs Vegan Fare
Medellin has expressed her fondness for Café Gratitude, a vegan restaurant in Los Angeles that is a favorite among health-conscious celebs. (Brand has been a vegetarian since he was 14 and was named PETA’s sexiest male vegetarian celebrity last year.)
Brand’s rep could not be reached for comment on his relationship with Medellin; Medellin had no comment.
For the other two things, continue reading at PEOPLE.
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