Pair soak up the sun in Rio de Janeiro

Gerard Butler and Nicole Scherzinger have been snapped together in Brazil.

The actor and the bikini-clad Pussycat Doll enjoyed a stroll on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro.

The pair are in the capital for the famous carnival.

Gerard, 40, has most recently been linked to Friends star Jennifer Aniston, 41.

Nicole, 31, split from Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton, 25, in January after a 20-month romance.

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