But now, Terri is finally putting those rumors to rest by clarifying a few things about her dating life.
The 53-year-old conservationist officially denied that she is dating the actor in a recent interview with Access Hollywood.
The source said the pair were planning to go public with their relationship in the coming weeks, and were planning a wedding in 2018.
"You can totally tell they're into each other and have been for a very long time," the source said.
The late “Crocodile Hunter,” Steve Irwin, and the Oscar-winning actor, Russell Crowe, were apparently best friends before Irwin was killed by a stingray barb to the chest while filming an underwater documentary in 2006.
Now, some are saying that Steve Irwin was a devoted family man with strict family values who would be “rolling over in his grave” if he knew that his widow, Terri, was dating a married man.Terri Irwin, 51, and Russell Crowe, 52, have been trying to keep their relationship a secret for months.But, according to on Tuesday, neighbor’s of Irwin have recently spotted a half-naked Crowe sneaking around on the balcony of her .2 million dollar home on Sunshine Coast in Australia.The on-again-off-again couple, who met in 1989 during the filming of the romantic drama, , announced they had separated in October 2012, after nearly 10 years of marriage and two children.that she doesn't want another romantic relationship.