tina knowles and richard lawson

*Tina Knowles has gone public with her new man.

Beyoncé’s mama, 59, walked the red carpet at the Angel Ball in New York City Tuesday evening with actor Richard Lawson, best known for his stints on “All My Children” and “Dynasty.”

According to E! News, Knowles is dating the actor and the pair danced throughout the evening.

An eyewitness says that the couple was “very cute together” at the swanky affair.

Tina also told E! News that both she and Beyoncé are excited about getting into costume for Halloween and that Blue Ivy is jumping in on the family fun.

Beyoncé has about five outfits picked out for her and she has yet to make a decision,” Tina said. “They are very excited all to dress up this year.”