Scarlett Johansson and Romain Dauriac
Elder Ordonez/INF; Inset: Celebrity Photo
12/06/2012 at 11:30 AM EST
has been practicing her French kissing this week – kissing her new French boyfriend, that is!
The actress, 28, who recently broke up
with adman Nate Naylor, was photographed while engaged in a little PDA with Romain Dauriac, a journalist, after leaving their New York hotel.
Johansson and Dauriac have been seeing quite a bit of each other in recent weeks. He joined her at the New York premiere of her new film, Hitchcock,
on Nov. 18. They were also spotted dining at the Beatrice Inn in Manhattan's West Village.
Last Sunday, they caught a performance of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at City Center.
Dauriac has edited a street-savvy art magazine called Clark
. For her part, Johansson has been into French culture for a while. Last year she recorded a song with the son of the iconic French singer Serge Gainsbourg. She also premiered her last album in France.
Reporting by PETER MIKELBANK