Amy Poehler has been keeping her new love hidden - until now.The 41-year-old funnywoman made her first public foray with fellow comedian Nick Kroll at AFI's 41st Life Achievement Award Gala in Hollywood. Talk of Amy's romance with the Comedy Central star, 35, began to surface in May, and judging from the beaming smiles on both their faces it's going very well. Well enough to parade their affection in front of all their friends and peers at Thursday's prestigious star-studded event that honoured filmmaker Mel Brooks.Although Amy posed on the red carpet alone, the couple reunited inside the indoor reception area, taking time to pose for the cameras with arms entwined.The Parks And Recreation star was simply glowing in a purple flowered two-piece number that showed off her slender waist.
It's official: Amy Poehler debuted her new man, comedian Nick Kroll, at AFI's 41st Life Achievement Award Gala in Hollywood on Thursday
Glowing: The Parks And Recreation star, 41, wore a beaming smile as she posed solo on the red carpet, no doubt because she knew who was waiting on the other end
It's a first: Once inside the venue, Amy linked arms with Nick and they posed as a couple for the first time
Black ankle-strap peep-toe heels added a hint of vintage to her appearance.Amy's casually swept updo left a few strands trailing on either side of her face. Once the dinner portion of the event started, Amy and Nick sat down at their table to canoodle some more.Amy and Nick - who has also guest-starred on Parks And Recreation - were 'super close and comfortable' as they split a steak between the two of them.
So close: Amy and Nick cuddled at their table and shared a steak dinner
The pair were rarely out of each other's sight with an observer telling Us Weekly
Purple flower: The funny lady's outfit boasted ankle-strap peep-toe heels and hinted of vintage
Fashion statement: Amy dressed up for the event being held at Dolby Theatre to honour Mel Brooks
: 'They are so cute together.'Things are going well,' a friend told the magazine. 'They have a lot of fun together obviously and are both real big fans of each other.'It must have been a treat for Amy when she took to the stage to speak and saw Nick watching in the audience.
Other guests at the event included Judd Apatow, Sarah Silverman, Billy Crystal, Zach Galifianakis, Jimmy Kimmel, Morgan Freeman, Dustin Hoffman and Robert DeNiro.Amy split from her husband Will Arnett in September after a nine-year marriage and two sons, Archie, four, and two-year-old Abel.While Amy has found happiness with the Comedy Central star, her ex appears to be recovering quite well himself.'I'm 43, and I've found my happiness, which is my kids,' Arnett told Details. 'I'm not officially dating. I don't know what you do. Do you put out an announcement in the trades? I'M DATING! It all seems very scary to me, to be honest. 'So I'm kind of keeping pretty close counsel right now.'
Saucy: The entertainer wore her blonde hair in a casual updo that allowed a few waving strands to fall
When she speaks: Everyone listened as Amy delivered a speech to filmmaker and honoree Mel Brooks
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