Cameron Diaz  made her relationship status official when she stepped out holding hands with her new love, Benji Madden, in NYC on Tuesday. The couple walked side by side down the street while smiling and carrying coffee. Rumors of a new romance for Cameron began after she hit the gym with the Good Charlotte guitarist  (who is also Nicole Richie 's brother-in-law) in early May. After their gym date, they both attended an A-list book party  with Nicole, Joel Madden , and Gwyneth Paltrow . According to a source, Benji is "madly in love with Cameron, but she wants to take it slow — he isn't her usual type." The source added , "He has dated a lot of Nicole's friends in the past, but Nicole really wants this one to work." One thing's for sure, Benji definitely seems to have a type: his previous girlfriends include famous blondes like Paris Hilton , Holly Madison, and Australian starlet Sophie Monk, and he was recently linked to Miley Cyrus . Keep reading to see all the photos of Cameron and Benji's sweet street PDA, and check out more new celebrity couples  that have found love this season.
Cameron Diaz  and Benji Madden held hands in NYC.
Cameron Diaz  wore a Michael Stars  sweatshirt.
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