Linden, a screenwriter who's worked on movies like , was described by one insider as "a really nice guy." Added the same source: "He's funny, and a little geeky… " PHOTOS: New Girl's best moments from past seasons One thing that Linden probably liked about his famous ex-girlfriend?
on Thursday afternoon (January 28) in Brentwood, Calif.
's quirky roommates Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick (Jake Johnson) left fans breathless when they finally locked lips on the Jan. And their blossoming relationship will take another big step forward this week.
The costars tease about what the future holds for these friends with benefits.
” But as we tried to smash them together to just freakin’ kiss already, we drove them apart with our expectations.
)2014 was a year filled with greatness and we have the photos to prove it, but it was also a year filled with the sound of thousands of hearts breaking as supposed eternal bachelor George Clooney got hitched and the internet’s boyfriend Benedict Cumberbatch got engaged.
TV Guide Magazine: Did the show's writers always plan to get them together? TV Guide Magazine: But now it's impossible to think of is obviously a major thing, and their relationship is at the heart of my own storyline.TV Guide Magazine: How do you feel about comparisons to past classic TV couples?Johnson: We've heard  All they've done is kiss once!It was disgusting last year, so now it's got to be pornographic. We campaigned for these two really hard during Award season, most likely because we’re all secret spinster aunts who see two unmarried people go to all the Hollywood parties and think, “why not? But you guys can still make it work in time to walk hand-in-hand at the Oscars next year.
TV Guide Magazine: Let's discuss the kiss, because viewers were pretty surprised by how passionate it was.