Matt Lucas steps out with 23-year-old hunk in Beverly Hills amid rumours they have been dating since May

Matt Lucas with a handsome, younger man

Matt Lucas has reportedly bagged himself a hot, younger boyfriend.

The Little Britain star, who was left devastated when his ex-husband Kevin McGee killed himself ten months after their divorce, appears to have found new love with a 23 year old.

According to The Sun on Sunday newspaper, the 41-year-old star has been on a number of dates with singer Luke Upton, who he met on TWITTER. Who needs Tinder?

A source said: “Matt was heartbroken for a very long time, and didn’t even want to think about dating anyone until recently, when he met Luke. They really hit it off, which is great to see.”

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Matt Lucas is seen with Luke Upton in Beverly Hills

Matt and Luke are rumoured to have been dating since May and were in Los Angeles together, while also visiting Disneyland, but a rep for the actor insists there pair are just good friends.

The young singer posted on Twitter this week: “SO EXCITED! IM GOING TO DISNEYLAND TODAAAAAY.”

New snaps show Matt dressed in a light pink shirt and brown trousers with a sun hat on and carried a shopping bag as he got out of a car in Beverly Hills.

Luke wore a striped t-shirt and long denim shorts and the pair looked relaxed as they strolled along in shades.

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Matt Lucas is seen exiting a car in Beverly Hills with a handsome, much younger man

Matt and Kevin married in 2006 had been together for nearly six years when they announced their split in June 2008.

Guests at their pantomime-themed wedding included Sir Elton John, Barbara Windsor, Paul O’Grady and Courtney Love.

Kevin later took his own life in 2009 and Matt was reportedly “floored” when he heard the news.

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