'Tis the Season! 18 Celeb Couples Who Got Engaged This Summer
HOLLY MARIE COMBS & MIKE
This Charmed One has found "the one." Combs announced her engagement to boyfriend Mike on Sept. 3, sharing an Instagram of her stunning, oval-cut diamond ring. "Yes. Just yes," she captioned the photo, which already has more than 43,000 likes from fans wishing her well.
MILES TELLER & KELEIGH PERRY
Wedding bells are in the future for Teller and Perry! The Whiplash star proposed to his girlfriend while on a safari in South Africa, according to Sperry’s sister, Christie Sperry York, who posted photos of the newly engaged couple on Instagram.
“These 2 got engaged while on an African Safari over the weekend!!” Sperry York wrote in the caption. “Can’t believe the last Sperry girl is engaged! Love both of you guys to pieces and so incredibly happy for this new chapter in your love story! @keleigh_sperry.”
TERRY FARRELL & ADAM NIMOY
It's a match that Star Trek fans could have only dreamed of! Television director Nimoy, the son of legendary Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy, is engaged to Farrell, who starred in the '90s series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. After a fan Twitter account tweeted the news, Farrell herself confirmed it, replying to a skeptic's tweet, "Lol nope Not Fake news!" Best wishes for the couple, who will undoubtedly live long and prosper.
LETOYA LUCKETT & TOMMICUS WALKER
A year after her divorce, Luckett is rocking some new bling! The singer (and former member of Destiny's Child) said yes to Texas businessman Walker, who proposed on his birthday after she threw him a surprise party for the big day. She announced the news with a photo of her ring on Instagram accompanied by the caption: "I said, 'Yes yeeeesssss' on his Burfday!!"
TIERA SKOVBYE & JAMESON PARKER
Things may have taken a dark turn in Riverdale, but real life is going great for Skovbye, who plays Polly Cooper on the CW show. The actress announced her engagement to boyfriend Parker on Instagram on August 14, with a number of sweet snaps. "This weekend was something out of a dream," she wrote. "The love of my life surprised the crap out of me and asked me to marry him in his childhood bedroom (not planned, I'm really hard to surprise) . We got to spend the rest of the weekend hanging out on the lake with both of our families and it was absolutely wonderful. I'm over the [moon] happy."
JOSH ABBOTT & TAYLOR PARNELL
The Josh Abbott Band frontman is engaged to Parnell — and the couple's 11-week-old daughter is the one who popped the question. The first-time father — who welcomed Emery Farryn with Parnell in May — dressed up their baby girl in an adorable pink onesie that read, "Mommy will you marry Daddy?" and placed a gorgeous ring next to their daughter, Abbott revealed in a series of snaps posted to Twitter on July 20.
MERYL DAVIS & FEDOR ANDREEV
The Olympic figure skater and Dancing with the Stars champ announced her engagement to Andreev, a former professional figure skater and son of her longtime coach, Marina Zoueva, whom she has been dating for over six years.
She announced the engagement by posting a photo on Instagram of her serious ice — a gorgeous square-cut canary yellow diamond ring. She captioned the post "7/13/17," representing the day they got engaged.
PATTON OSWALT & MEREDITH SALENGER
After unexpectedly losing his wife, Michelle McNamara, last year, Oswalt announced his engagement to Salenger on July 6. “It’s official,” Salenger wrote on Instagram. “I’m the luckiest happiest girl in the universe!!!! I love you @pattonoswalt I love you Alice Oswalt! #YesYesYes” To critics who claimed Oswalt moved on too fast, Salenger said: “I think for Patton, having met and found love after over a year of intense therapy and openly grieving and dealing with his pain…I am grateful to be the one who helps him climb out of the depths of grief and find some joy again.”
MAREN MORRIS & RYAN HURD
No more need to find “love in a bar” — country singer Hurd popped the question to fellow musician Morris on July 3. The couple announced the engagement on Instagram, with a shot of Morris’s new bling and the simple caption “Yes” with the diamond ring emoji.
KATIE CASSIDY & MATTHEW RODGERS
The Arrow found her heart! Arrow star Cassidy announced her engagement to Rodgers with a sweet smooch snap between the two: “I can’t wait to spend forever with you my darling!! I’m the luckiest girl in the whole world,” she wrote alongside the photo, which was posted on May 31.
MARCUS GRODD & ALLY LUTAR
His Bachelor in Paradise romance didn’t work out (after marrying costar Lacy Faddoul on the show, they split within weeks of returning home), but Grodd found new love — and a new engagement! — with business owner Latur. “The minute I met her I knew this was how you feel when you meet your wife for the first time,” he told PEOPLE of his bride-to-be. “Ally is gorgeous and strong — I was completely drawn to her confidence.”
MICHELLE BRANCH & PATRICK CARNEY
These two musicians found love — together! Songstress Branch said yes to Carney, the drummer for the Black Keys, when he asked her to marry him (with a gorgeous art deco ring) on Branch’s birthday. The couple shares a personal and a professional life: They coproduced Branch’s latest album.
QUENTIN TARANTINO & DANIELA PICK
Tarantino is off the market! The Oscar-winning director and screenwriter is reportedly engaged to his longtime girlfriend Pick, an Israeli singer. Pick told The Times of Israel that the couple is “very happy and excited.”
CHRISTINA PERRI & PAUL COSTABILE
Costabile shared on Instagram that he knew he wanted to marry Perri from the moment he first met her four years ago — and on June 21, he popped the question. “Paul asked me to marry him tonight and I said yes!” Perri wrote on Twitter, as well as sharing a snap of the ring on Instagram.
ANTHONY RIZZO & EMILY VAKOS
It’s been an exciting few months for Chicago Cubs first baseman Rizzo, who helped the Cubs clinch their first World Series title in 108 years last November. The athlete asked girlfriend Vakos to marry him in June. “Luckiest guy in the world!” he wrote on Twitter. “She said YES. Future Mr. & Mrs. Rizzo.”
ELIZA DUSHKU & PETER PALANDJIAN
Dushku said “Absolutely, my love,” to her boyfriend, Palandjian, when he popped the question in June. The former Buffy the Vampire Slayer star announced the engagement on Instagram, with a snap of the couple with big smiles.
EMILY VANCAMP & JOSH BOWMAN
Sometimes, on-screen love blossoms into IRL love — which was exactly the case for VanCamp and Bowman, who played husband and wife on the show Revenge. On May 11, the couple announced their own engagement! “It’s literally only been a couple of days, but it’s amazing,” she told PEOPLE in the days after Bowman popped the question. “I’m really happy!”
FELICITY JONES & CHARLES GUARD
The Star Wars actress started off her summer with some exciting news — she’s engaged! PEOPLE confirmed the engagement between Jones, and British director Charles Guard back in May, though the actress has remained quiet about the romance herself.