Things appeared to be looking up for Corey Haim when he died.
Not only did the fallen 38-year-old actor have eight film projects in the works, but he also had a new love interest who wanted to rescue him from substance abuse.
“I’m sooooooo devastated right now,” de la Hoya tweeted this morning.
“This is the worst day ever I can’t believe this.” The romance between the two was very new.
After being introduced by Corey Feldman shortly before Haim died, he began dating 27-year-old Daisy de la Hoya, the star of VH1 reality show and she always had a crush on Corey," a source close to de la Hoya tells us.
"Their first official date was two weeks ago, but they'd been hanging out a little while before that. Corey Feldman came, too."De la Hoya apparently wanted to help Haim with his struggles.
"This is the worst day ever I can't believe this." An unnamed source close to de la Hoya told the site that the romance between the two was new, but that it had its roots in a longtime crush.
"Daisy loved 'The Lost Boys,' and she always had a crush on Corey," the source said.
"I'm sooooooo devastated right now," de la Hoya reportedly tweeted on Wednesday on her protected Twitter page according to E!"She thought he was kind and talented, and she wanted to rescue him.She became his confidant over the last few weeks." Though the relationship was new and they weren't exclusive, a rep for de la Hoya said she was "bawling and inconsolable" when she got the news about Haim, tweeting, "Why do I always fall for the lost soul?"They weren't in an exclusive relationship, but they were having a lot of fun getting to know each other and seeing what would happen," our source says."Corey told Daisy she is a beautiful person with a beautiful heart."A rep for de la Hoya tells us she was "bawling and inconsolable" when she heard the news about Haim's tragic death this morning.Heaslip said that Judy fell asleep Tuesday night and woke up at around midnight to find her son standing over her just before he collapsed.