Lea Michele’s New Boyfriend Claims He Wasn’t A Gigolo, Only Dated Clients For “Research”: REPORT

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By Michael Lewittes

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Lea Michele’s new boyfriend Matthew Paetz allegedly told the actress he is not a former gigolo, and only went on a few dates with female clients for “research.”

According to TMZ, Paetz only admitted to going on the “dates,” as a way to understand what gigolos went through, so he could coach them through it.

The site reports that Michele’s new man worked for Cowboys4Angels, a company that offers “companionship” to women, and was featured on the Showtime show “Gigolos.”

Ironically, Michele’s “Glee” character Rachel Berry caught a boyfriend moonlighting as a gigolo in the show’s fourth season.

Paetz is the first man the actress has been linked to since the death of Cory Monteith nearly a year ago.

Gossip Cop reached out to a rep for Michele, but has yet to hear back.

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