Oscar-winning star goes for dinner with ex

Jennifer Lawrence is rumoured to be back with ex-boyfriend Nicholas Hoult after they were snapped leaving a restaurant together.

The Hunger Games star split from British actor Nicholas, 23, in January but the pair have remained friends.

And it looks like a reconciliation could be on the cards after they were seen leaving through the back entrance of The Little Door eatery in Hollywood.

Jen, 22, was pictured carrying a copy of Anna Karenina as she headed to her car with Nick, who she’s about to start working on X-Men: Days Of Future Past with.

An onlooker tells E! News that the couple sat close together at the back of the eatery and appeared to be having ‘a nice time together’ but also seemed ‘to want their privacy’.

When they were dating Oscar-winning Jen admitted that Skins star Nicholas was her closest pal.

My boyfriend is honestly my best friend, and hopefully I’m his best friend too,’ Jen told Elle Magazine last year.

He’s my favourite person to be around and he makes me laugh harder than anybody.’

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