Ben Affleck and his new girlfriend Lindsay Shookus are back in Los Angeles after spending time in Las Vegas. “The plus is that the guy that she’s seeing is there, but she’s there for work meetings.” [From People] There’s more in there which we’ve heard before, about how an Affleck source claims they didn’t start dating until they both were separated while multiple sources confirm that the relationship started in 2013.The two were spotted grabbing coffee at Starbucks in matching black outfits Monday morning. So is this Ben easing the public into his “new” girlfriend?Prior to that we saw SNL producer Shookus flying out of LAX Friday morning after we learned that she was dating Affleck.I thought those two might take a break from each other but apparently not.
A source close to the couple reportedly said, They always planned to divorce despite what people said.The photos of Lindsay alone (below) are of her leaving Ben’s house on Monday, but she went back and they went out to dinner. She is in a great mood.” Shookus was spotted headed to a studio Monday morning as a source tells PEOPLE the two are spending time together in L. Shookus was seen beaming Monday as she made her way to a meeting in L. The producer kept it casual with a loose black dress and a jean jacket over her shoulders paired with peach flats and black sunglasses.When is the last time you saw Ben beaming like this with Jen? “She’s out in LA for work,” a source close to Shookus tells PEOPLE.“Alex has told Jennifer that he sees a future with her.She loves him and thinks she might be ready to go down that path.” EXCLUSIVE: Find out Who Jesse Williams Is Dating After Splitting From Aryn Drake-Lee It sounds like Ben, who split from his wife, Jennifer Garner, back in 2015, will need to try much harder to reunite with his former flame. Ouzounian -- rumored to be at the center of Jennifer Garner and Ben's break up -- is getting used to the high life.