Degeneres then asked if she was in the "business."“No, but she travels a lot in her work and works very hard," he said.
"It’s been quite awhile now."Yet, "mystery woman" remains still a mystery.
They've been spotted out together multiple times all across the globe since January 2016, but the gossip press only knows her as "mystery woman," "mystery lady," or "mysterious brunette." In photo captions, she's merely been listed as the usually dreaded "and guest." It seems as though Farrell and "mystery lady" aren't quite eager to put it all out there in public yet.
It's all quite a change for an actor whose personal life used to be once watched like a hawk, and whose dating history allegedly includes Angelina Jolie, Britney Spears, and Lindsay Lohan.
Or most impressively, in an industry that glorifies bad behavior, how he's stayed clean and sober for nearly a decade. "For me, removing booze and drugs from my life freed me up to experience all the fears I had in my life so I could attempt to get over a few of them."Part of that has manifested itself in choosing roles not for money or acclaim, but based on his gut.In fact, as we all probably remember, Farrell used to have something of a reputation as a womanizer before claiming to take a break from all that.In a 2015 interview with , he claimed that he hadn't dated anyone at that point for four years.Enter Ellen Degeneres, who has a gift for gently coaxing secrets out of celebes.Farrell appeared on her show today to promote , and the host managed to ask him if it was hard to keep up a relationship with his busy schedule.“My girlfriend she travels a lot as well with work so often times we’re two ships passing in the night but we make sure to find a port that we can, you know, rendezvous at," he replied."It's just not happening, what with the work, the kids and my life," he said.