The 29-year-old actor was snapped holding hands with a blonde woman on Thursday in New York City in pictures obtained by TMZ, whom the outlet later identified as Australian actress Maddison Brown. The two also enjoyed a meal together at Sant Ambroeus restaurant and rode the subway together.
"Miley and Cody have been friends for years," the source said. "They have hooked up in the past... They both just want to have fun and are open and honest with each other about that. Miley and Cody talk to each other about everything. They are very close and feel comfortable sharing details with each other about their lives."