Doyle Bramhall II and Renée Zellweger
02/22/2013 at 11:00 AM EST
was feeling the love – and the surf – during her recent Hawaiian vacation.
Zellweger, 43, joined her boyfriend
, musician Doyle Bramhall II, 44, for some kayaking, paddle-boarding and romantic kissing on the beach. Wearing matching black beachwear, the Texas natives were not shy about their happiness, holding hands and smiling broadly as they vacationed together.
But soon it's back to work for Zellweger, who's set to appear
on the Oscar telecast Sunday in Los Angeles. The Academy Award winner will reportedly join her Chicago
cast as presenters, marking the 10th anniversary of their musical film earning Best Picture honors.
Bramhall, a guitarist and songwriter who toured with Roger Waters and Eric Clapton, was last linked to Sheryl Crow
The 85th annual Academy Awards will air live on ABC starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on Sunday, Feb. 24, from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.