Dick Van Dyke grins from ear to ear as he is spotted weeks before his 97th birthday

Legendary movie actor Dick Van Dyke was as perky and vivacious as ever when he stepped out in Los Angeles last week with his wife Arlene Silver.

The couple, who celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary earlier this year, can be seen arriving at the gym together last Friday in exclusive photos from DailyMail.com.

The Mary Poppins star, who is scheduled to celebrate his 97th birthday on December 13, was in high spirits, flashing a smile and even posing for fans in the parking lot before heading out for a workout with his wife.

Dick, who has been dealing with a case of pinkeye for the past few weeks, shrugged as he beamed.

A cheerful Dick Van Dyke, who has been dealing with a case of pink eye, was in high spirits as he headed to a training session in Los Angeles last week.

A cheerful Dick Van Dyke, who has been dealing with a case of pink eye, was in high spirits as he headed to a training session in Los Angeles last week.

The Hollywood legend, who turns 97 next month, beamed and posed for the cameras as he was photographed arriving at the gym last Friday.

The wife of 10 years, Arlene Silver, walked up to her husband as the two flashed smiles and posed.

Arlene, a makeup artist and producer, who at 51 is 45 years her husband’s junior, stood on her toes as she struck a cute pose for the cameras.

The pair then headed for a gym session before driving home together just over an hour later.

Dick wore a burgundy hooded top with a skeleton design on the front and the printed word ‘Death’, also known as Goddess of Death or Ruler and Queen of the Land of the Remembered in ancient folklore.

Arlene was wearing a gray sweatshirt, black sweatpants with a star print, Sketchers sneakers, a green crossbody bag, and lavender sunglasses.

The movie actor, whose screen career spans seven decades, remains quite active and lively despite his old age, as he is often seen in his Malibu neighborhood, usually making trips to the drugstore or grocery store on his own. .

Arlene, a makeup artist and producer, who at 51 is 45 years her husband’s junior, stood on her toes as she struck a cute pose for the cameras.

The pair then headed for a gym session before driving home together just over an hour later.

The movie actor, whose screen career spans seven decades, remains quite active and lively despite his old age. Wife Arlene was seen driving the couple out on Friday.

Unlike many nonagenarians, Dick is still mentally sharp enough to drive and is frequently seen behind the wheel of his silver Lexus.

However, his wife was seen driving the couple during the outing on Friday.

Last month, the beloved actor was seen handing out cash to job seekers and chatting with the homeless in Malibu.

The 96-year-old stopped by his favorite nonprofit, the Malibu Community Labor Exchange, which helps connect employers with job seekers.

The Chitty Chitty Bang Bang star handed out $5 bills and took time to chat with various workers and spread joy to the homeless nearby.

“Whenever I have five or so I come,” said Dick. Although you can’t do it all the time.

Dick has been married to former makeup artist Arlene Silver, 51, since 2012. The two celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary in February of this year.

Dick played Bert, the expert on all things cockney, opposite Julie Andrews in Robert Stevenson’s 1964 Disney classic Mary Poppins.

Dick is the grandfather of seven children and shares four children with his ex-wife Margerie Willet, whom he married on the Bride and Groom radio show in 1948 before divorcing 36 years later.

His long-time partner, Michelle Triola Marvin, passed away in 2009 after living together for 30 years.

He has been married to former makeup artist Arlene Silver, 51, since 2012.

Dick has lived a lifetime. He is just one Oscar away from EGOT elite status and served in the US Army during WWII.

In addition to Mary Poppins, he is also known for his memorable roles on The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961-66), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), and most recently, Mary Poppins Returns (2018).