He’s the Kiwi-born Hollywood megastar whose personal life regularly hits the headlines.
And on Monday, Russell Crowe took to Twitter to shut down the latest rumour of a new romance.
The 53-year-old was forced to hit back at the claims after he was pictured with a mystery brunette woman as the duo spent time in Los Cabos, Mexico.
Hitting back! On Monday, Russell Crowe (right) took to Twitter to shut down rumours of a new romance with a mystery brunette after he was snapped with the woman in Los Cabos, Mexico
‘Been told there are pics of me “on holiday with a young woman” in Mexico,’ Russell tweeted.
The star added several hashtags to the post, clarifying who the woman was and why they were in the Spanish-speaking country.
‘#thereforameeting #shesmyassistant #defamersbegone’ he wrote.
‘She’s my assistant’: The Gladiator star used the Twitter post to clarify who the woman was
Business as usual! Russell also wrote that he and the woman were in Mexico for a meeting
Daring to bare! The woman showed off her slender physique in black bikini bottoms and a pastel green bikini top
In the images, Russell and the woman are seen relaxing poolside in the touristy city.
The brunette beauty showed off her slender physique in a white tank top and thigh-skimming shorts and could be seen checking her phone.
At one point, the woman had stripped down to her swimwear, donning black bikini bottoms which she matched with a pastel green bikini top.
Distracted? Russell sat at a table on the patio and was absorbed with his phone before joining the woman poolside
Looking relaxed: Russell sported a fuller figure as he interacted with his assistant
Soaking it in! The duo wore barely-there attire as they enjoyed the sun poolside
Russell sported a fuller figure as he interacted with his young companion, wearing a sleeveless black singlet teamed with shorts in a similar shade.
The actor sat at a table on the patio and was absorbed with his phone before later joining the woman by the pool.
Russell has also been spotted with the woman in the past, including going for a bike ride together in Sydney in June.
During the ride together in Centennial Park, the pair were followed closely by a bodyguard.
It’s not the first time bizarre rumours about Russell’s love life have emerged.
He was also previously romantically linked to his long-time friend Terri Irwin.
Hanging out! Russell has also been spotted with the woman in the past, including going for a bike ride together in Sydney in June