Gossip Cop is assured by a rep for Schreiber that the actor never confronted Crudup over the situation or warned him not to “hurt” his ex.
2004 - December 2006Claire and Billy started their relationship under tons of public scrutiny.
Crudup previously dated Mary-Louise Parker and then left her while she was pregnant with their child for actress Claire Danes.
He dated Danes for four years before calling it quits in 2006.
He then studied at the Graduate Acting Program at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where he earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in 1994.
Crudup began acting in films such as 1996's Sleepers, 1997's Inventing the Abbotts and 1998's Without Limits, where he played the role of running legend and Olympian Steve Prefontaine.
News of the new love comes just months after Watts split from Schreiber, who she had been in an 11-year relationship with.
Billy previously dated Mary-Louise Parker, with whom he has a 13-year-old son, William, and Claire Danes.
The couple has two sons: Alexander, 10, and Samuel, 9.
Crudup has previously been linked to Claire Danes and Mary Louise Parker, with whom he has a 14-year-old son, William.
The 48-year-old actress walked hand-in-hand with the 49-year-old on their way to a cafe, according to reports.
Naomi Watts in a ‘good place’ since break up with Liev Schreiber The two “looked happy and were laughing a lot, then left again holding hands,” a source said.