They were cuddling and kissing on a leather banquette at the Old Queens Head, a traditional pub in Islington, reports the Mirror. The OC star and the singer were at a special Christmas bash for trendy DJ collective Oh, Inverted World.
When the Kooks frontman was asked about the 'special chemistry', he confided to the source: "It's early days yet but, yes, we are seeing each other. I'm very lucky. She's beautiful, so I feel lucky she decided to go out with someone like me. It came about because we have lots of friends in common and kept going to the same parties."