Did Mel Snag Another Young Musician?
Gibson spotted with Nadia Lanfranconi
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 21, 2012 11:00 AM CDT
In this photo taken by AP Images for Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Mel Gibson arrives at the premiere of his film "Get The Gringo" at the Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, Texas, April 18, 2012.   (Jack Plunkett/AP Images for Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment)

(Newser) – Mel Gibson has been spotted around Hollywood with a young, attractive aspiring musician who's not from around here—no, not Oksana Grigorieva. New galpal Nadia Lanfranconi does resemble Oksana, though, the New York Post notes, but she's from Italy, not Russia. Gibson denies the two are romantically involved, but he was seen giving her a shoulder massage at a restaurant over the weekend.

TMZ notes that Lanfranconi, who moved to the US in 2007, did a modeling campaign for "F Me" jeans last year. (The classily-named pants feature an extremely low waistline.) Fox News adds that Lanfranconi also models in magazines, plays small musical gigs, and is releasing an album.