Hayden Panettiere Spotted Out With Ex Brian Hickerson Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday


Following years of relationship and authorized points, Hayden Panettiere and Brian Hickerson stay buddies—and travel companions.

The two have been noticed collectively inside a departures terminal at Los Angeles International Airport Nov. 23, sooner or later earlier than the Thanksgiving vacation.

“Hayden and Brian have remained friends as he’s sought professional help to turn his life around,” a supply with information completely tells E! News. “This was a condition of her remaining friends with him.”

E! News has reached out to her rep and his legal professional and hasn’t acquired a remark.

The two started relationship in 2018. The following yr, Hickerson was arrested after an alleged violent confrontation with Panettiere in Los Angeles. He pleaded not responsible. The actress obtained a momentary protecting order towards him. Ultimately, no expenses have been filed and the case was dismissed.

In 2020, Hickerson was arrested in Wyoming on Valentine’s Day for alleged home battery towards the actress, who quickly ended their relationship and obtained one other momentary restraining order towards him.

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“I am coming forward with the truth about what happened to me with the hope that my story will empower others in abusive relationships to get the help they need and deserve,” Panettiere tweeted on the time. “I am prepared to do my part to make sure this man never hurts anyone again. I’m grateful for my support system, which helped me find the courage to regain my voice and my life.”

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In April 2021, Hickerson pleaded no contest to 2 felony counts of injuring a partner or girlfriend in reference to the case and was sentenced to 45 days in jail and 4 years of formal probation and was ordered to attend 52 home violence lessons. He additionally acquired a five-year restraining order.

Months later, Panettiere and Hickerson have been noticed collectively with buddies at a restaurant in West Hollywood, Calif. “Hayden and I are not back together but are working on a friendship,” he informed E! News completely on the time. “We have a long history together, and the first step in my recovery as an abuser is making amends. That’s exactly what Hayden has been gracious enough to allow me to do.”

Panettiere and Hickerson have been noticed once more in Los Angeles in March 2022, this time outdoors a lodge.

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Since then, she’s gotten candid about her private life, notably talking on Red Table Talk in September about her previous dependancy and “healing” journey.

“I’ve never been this brutally honest about myself or my personal life,” she stated on the time. “There’s just something freeing about being yourself.”

The actress additionally lately signed with the APA expertise company and can make a return to the display screen in Scream 6 in 2023.

Panettiere shares 7-year-old daughter Kaya Evdokia Klitschko with former boxer Wladimir Klitschko.

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