Kirstie Alley is ready to find love!

In the new issue of ‘Closer Weekly,’ the actress, 64, opened up about her recent 50-pound weight loss. and confessed she’s now confident enough to begin dating again!

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Kirstie at her heaviest in 2009.

“I know married couples who are great friends too. I want a guy like that. I think that would be a recipe for love,” Kirstie told the magazine.

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Since April 2014, the former ‘Cheers’ star has dropped from a size 12-14 to a size 6-8 by following a low-calorie Jenny Craig diet and staying active by taking daily bicycle rides, she explained.

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Kirstie on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 in NYC.

“I’m having fun,” the twice-divorced star — who has children William and Lillie with second husband Parker Stevenson — said. “I feel like when I meet a guy and he becomes a really great friend I have loads of fun with, he will be a contender as an actual love interest.”

“It’s really a good time in my life,” Kirstie added in regards to her weight loss.

To read the Kirstie’s full interview, pick up the new issue of ‘Closer Weekly,’ on newsstands now!