After Star magazine reported Canadian funnyman Michael Cera had dumped his “girlfriend,” comedian Charlyne Yi after dating for three years, Yi set the record straight to Moviefone. or ever,” Yi said of the time her and Cera spent together shooting the mockumentary “Paper Heart.” “I also heard that we broke up.Someone sent me an article that said I was really sad. But he’s actually in Toronto right now filming a movie called ‘Scott Pilgrim.’ So that’s interesting.” Yi, best known for her role as a stoner in the Judd Apatow movie “Knocked Up,” makes her feature film writing debut with “Paper Heart.” The movie follows Yi (who claims not to believe in love) on her quest to understand the very thing she doesn’t understand.However, the duet was cut from the final edit of the episode.
Someone sent me an article that said I was really sad. Comedy actress Charlyne Yi is baffled by rumours she's been dumped by 'boyfriend-of-three years' Michael Cera - because they've never dated. Yi appeared to back up the reports during an appearance on the Tonight Show last week (03Aug09) when she performed a break up song, telling the audience, "It's kind of a sad song about my boyfriend breaking up with me. tabloid last month (Jul09) alleged Year One star Cera had pulled the plug on their relationship so he could make the most of his newfound fame and date other girls. and try to win him back." But in a new interview with Moviefone, Yi claims the pair have never been an item. Whether put-on or physical impossibility, both theories leave room for a Cameron Crowe-style reconciliation.Young geeky outsider chooses to go after a popular beauty but discovers she is shallow and small minded thus forcing him to look in his own backyard.