Lily Cole has split from her actor boyfriend after two and a half years, friends said last night. But Miss Cole seemed to quickly put the break-up behind her as she enjoyed an evening with model David Gandy. television star Enrique Murciano, 37, less than six weeks after they returned from a romantic Caribbean holiday.An onlooker said: ‘Lily and David looked extremely friendly and very cosy together.’ Friends last night blamed the pressures of work and the distance between Miss Cole and Murciano, who stars on the U.
Last year, the privately educated model said she hoped to marry the American, 37, who is best known for playing an FBI agent in the detective series Without a Trace. Mc Carthy, who is also a conceptual artist, denies that the bets were waged by his supporters as a stunt.Mandrake hears that the supermodel is planning to move to Los Angeles to be with her boyfriend, Enrique Murciano."Enrique is working on a TV series while Lily is back in Cambridge focusing on her finals and dissertation," says one of her chums.The 50-year-old actor and Linda, 40, were joined at the event by their co-stars Jacinda Barrett and her hubby Gabriel Macht, John Leguizamo, Enrique Murciano, Sissy Spacek, Katie Finneran, Taylor Rouviere and Brandon Larracuente, as well as Tara Reid, who came out to show her support.Lily Cole returned last week to Cambridge, where she is reading history of art at King's College, but she is already looking forward to sunnier climes.The pair had made a habit of meeting up in Europe for glamorous dates.