Courtney Love May Be Dating Michael Pitt, Who Played Kurt Cobain In Film

May 10th, 2011 11:30am EDT

Courtney Love & Michael Pitt Courtney Love has been linked to an actor who once played a character based on her late husband Kurt Cobain.

The Hole rocker, who was widowed when Cobain died in 1994, is rumored to be dating Michael Pitt, 30, after pictures of the pair together emerged online. The snaps, which appear to have been taken by the stars themselves, show them staring into each other's eyes, while Love, 46, is seen affectionately ruffling Pitt's hair and stroking his face.

Pitt played a character based on the late Nirvana frontman in Gus Van Sant's 2005 movie "Last Days", a fictionalized account of Cobain's final hours.

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