Renne Zellweger kept it cool while on a walk with her longtime boyfriend

EXCLUSIVE: Renee Zellweger is Spotted Out and About With Her Boyfriend, Doyle Bramhall II

Renée Zellweger is keeping it cool in the New York heat.

The 48-year-old actress was spotted out with her rocker boyfriend Doyle Bramhall II, also 48, in the city Tuesday morning on a casual walk. the two have been dating since 2012 after first meeting while they attended the University of Texas together in the late ’80s.

Zellweger kept it sporty in a long-sleeve black shirt and matching athletic leggings with a blue cap and sunglasses, while her musician beau wore a simple white shirt with charcoal gray pants and light brown shoes.

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The actress previously gushed about her boyfriend, telling PEOPLE in 2015 that she was smitten with Bramhall.

“Isn’t he cute? He’s a very sweet man,” she said. “I’m very, very happy right now.”

Zellweger has recently made a return to acting after taking a break, starring with Colin Firth and Patrick Dempsey in a third Bridget Jones movie and later opposite Keanu Reeves in the crime thriller The Whole Truth.