He finally feels ready to move on after divorcing ex Louise’
Los Angeles: Jamie Redknapp is dating Swedish model Frida Andersson-Lourie following his split from ex-wife Louise, according to reports.
The former footballer, was photographed heading on a dog walk with the mother-of-four, near his home in Surrey last week in pictures obtained by a website.
It is thought to be Jamie’s first confirmed relationship since his split from Louise, with whom he shares two sons, after 19 years of marriage. A source told the publication: ‘Jamie feels ready to move on from his marriage to Louise and is happy to be doing it with someone who has kids too and is financially secured. ‘It’s early days for Jamie and Frida, but they have grown close and are really enjoying spending time together when they can.’
Frida is currently signed to Mrs Robinson Management, an agency for older models, and has previously appeared in content for designer brands such as Escada. She is a familiar face at high society parties and currently lives with her four children in a lavish mansion in West London after divorcing 58-year-old American hedge fund tycoon Jonathan Lourie.
Lourie appeared on the Sunday Times Rich List in 2013 when he was estimated to be worth £80 million. The source added: ‘He likes that she’s also a parent so fully appreciates the balance, she is also keen on her fitness and loves spending time at home.’
The revelation comes after it was reported that Jamie’s ex-wife Louise was helped through the difficult divorce with the help of her pal who works as a dominatrix..
Louise has been open about struggling to move on from her ‘tough divorce’ from footballer Jamie following their split in 2017 after 19 years of marriage.
A source told on Sunday that Louise’s pal Charli has encouraged her to bounce back from her divorce by sharing a slew of scantily-clad snaps on Instagram. The source added: ‘Louise adores Queenie, or Charli, as she calls her. They’ve been together through thick and thin and have supported each other through break-ups.
‘Queenie has really helped Louise regain her confidence after her marriage collapse and oozes body positivity. She’s helped Louise realise that she has a fantastic figure and is in her prime.