Cheryl was all smiles as she posed for a picture with hunky Tom Hardy earlier this week.
The singer, 34, bumped into the Peaky Blinders actor at the Prince's Trust Awards on Tuesday, where Ant and Dec and more stars were also guests.
According to reports, the mum-of-one ignored her rule of posing with celebrities in order to get a snap with the 40-year-old.
"It’s incredibly rare for Cheryl to make a fuss of any A-listers so Tom should feel chuffed," a source said.
“She’s always been a huge fan and didn’t waste the opportunity to have a word."
The added to The Sun: “Also, deep down, she knew posting the pictures on her Instagram would leave Liam lost for words.”
Producer Naughty Boy, who has been working with Cheryl on her upcoming music, also posted a picture of them on the evening.
"Amazing day spent with amazing people, big up the @princestrust for your continuous work and events like this showcase that in a special way and big love to @cherylofficial @tomhardy too," he captioned it.Read More
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It comes after sources claimed the rumoured problems between Cheryl and Liam stem from the former One Direction star loving his popstar lifestyle way too much.
“Up until now everyone has assumed it’s Cheryl who has gone cold on the relationship but it’s the other way round. Liam appears more committed to a pop star lifestyle than becoming a real family man," a source told The Sun .
Meanwhile, Cheryl left her lover hanging on Thursday when he joked that he would give his girlfriend away for a cheeseburger.
He made the bold claim while commenting on Sam Smith's post about In-N-Out burger in America.
"The best burger there is!" Cheryl commented on Sam's photo of himself tucking into the treat.
"I think I would probably give you away for one of those right now... s***!! Did I just type that out loud," Liam replied.
But Cheryl went quiet, not replying to Liam's joke - while he continued to try and get her attention.
"Good job I pressed the reply button as well @cherylofficial," he added.
"I'm f***ing useless at this thing."