"I don't know how to say it, she's a lovely, lovely girl, we had a spell of something that is over now, but we're on good terms," Contactmusic quoted him as saying. "She's beautiful, she's great; we're really good friends," he added.
The actor had got Roberts' name tattooed on his wrist while the two were dating. "I'm going to get asked about this, aren't I? I though it was just between me and her," the actor said when asked about the tattoo.