Jim Carrey Can't Stop Gushing Over New Girlfriend Ginger Gonzaga on 2019 Golden Globes Red Carpet (Exclusive)

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Jim Carrey is smitten! 

ET's Nancy O'Dell spoke with the 56-year-old Kidding star at the 2019 Golden Globes on Sunday, where he walked the red carpet with his new girlfriend, Ginger Gonzaga. The co-stars made their debut as a couple just one day earlier, and it's clear they can't get enough of each other. 

"[It's like our] coming out," Carrey joked of him and Gonzaga taking their romance to the Golden Globes. "It's lovely, and I'm very lucky. I feel very lucky." 

"She's not only beautiful, she's wickedly talented and amazing and smart," he added. 

"I don't take compliments well," Gonzaga blushed. 

The twosome played a couple on season one of Kidding, but that's not how they met, as Gonzaga told ET. 

"We didn't meet on Kidding... I was on another show that Jim produced. We are co-stars on Kidding, so it was just lovely. And like I say, I wore a really sexy bald cap and naturally looked amazing," the 34-year-old actress, who played a cancer patient on the Showtime series, said.

"Yes. We started seeing each other after we finished the show, and we just really hit it off," Carrey confirmed. 

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Carrey is also nominated at the awards show, for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy Series for his role on Kidding, nearly 20 years after he last won a Golden Globe for Man on the Moon. "I've been slacking!" he cracked. 

"[But] it's always lovely. It is great [to be nominated], but the best part of these things is that -- we were talking about it yesterday-- we see all our friends," Carrey said. "It's a thrill."

See more on Carrey in the video below. 

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