Celebrity The Celebrity Engagements of 2022 See which of your favorite stars are headed down the aisle ByDiane J. ChoDiane J. ChoDiane J. Cho was the Features Editor of PEOPLE Digital from 2019 to 2022. She worked at the brand for nearly four years covering news, features, human interest, evergreen, holiday gift guides and more. She launched the How I Parent and What It's Really Like to Be …. digital series and has interviewed several celebrities and influential leaders within the entertainment industry. Prior to joining PEOPLE, Diane worked at Bustle, VH1 and Complex. She received her bachelor's degree in Journalism from Rutgers University and her master's degree from Columbia Journalism School.People Editorial GuidelinesandJanine HenniJanine HenniTwitterJanine Henni is a Royals Staff Writer for PEOPLE Digital, covering modern monarchies and the world's most famous families. Like Queen Elizabeth, she loves horses and a great tiara moment.People Editorial GuidelinesPublished on January 7, 2022 02:47 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos01of 49 Caity Lotz & Kyle Schmid Kyle schmid/ Instagram The Legends of Tomorrow actress announced on Instagram May 6 that she and the Big Sky star are getting married. "I've never been more sure of anything in my life. 💕," Lotz wrote, posting photos showing Schmid down on one knee and their joyful embrace which followed. Reposting the romantic photos to his own account, Schmid echoed, "The sun rises and sets with you. The moon and the stars have never shone so brightly. You are the love of my life." 02of 49 Kat Graham & Darren Genet Craig Barritt/GettyPEOPLE broke the news May 4 that the director/producer popped the question to the The Vampire Diaries actress during a recent vacation to Mexico. Graham said yes, with a source telling PEOPLE that "Kat is madly in love and couldn't be happier." Neither Graham nor Genet have shared more about the moment, and have kept their relationship mostly out of the limelight since they got together. The couple began dating in 2017 after meeting on set, and have stepped out for a few public appearances together in the years since. 03of 49 Charlie Barnett & Drew Bender Amy Sussman/Getty The Russian Doll star is living happily ever after! Barnett confirmed to Page Six on April 19 that he and his set dresser/designer beau are engaged. Barnett said that he and Bender already have wedding planning on the brain, envisioning a "very bohemian" theme for their nuptials, set for Wyoming. "Wyoming is a difficult place to find things. That's where I've been a bridezilla," the actor told Page Six. "Like, where the f--- do I find a porta potty in the vicinity of Salt Lake City? I don't want to have to ship it." The couple has been romantically linked since June 2018, when the Chicago Fire alumnus posted a photo of Bender to his Instagram page. The two made their red carpet debut in September 2019 at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, and hit the 71st Emmy Awards together weeks later. 04of 49 Isaiah Hartenstein & Kourtney Kellar Kourtney Kellar/Instagram The Los Angeles Clippers player celebrated a milestone off the court when he got engaged to Kellar, his girlfriend of three years, soon after the NBA season wrapped. Posting pictures from the oceanside proposal on Instagram, Hartenstein wrote, "Excited for the next part of our journey!! Love you ❤️💍" Sharing the same snaps to her own account, the model captioned the carousel in her fiancée's second language of German. "Ich hab ja natürlich gesagt ❤️," Kellar wrote, which roughly translates in English to, "Of course I said 'yes.' " The couple began dating in February 2019, and have both cited Valentine's Day as their anniversary in social media posts. 05of 49 Sofia Richie & Elliot Grainge Amy Sussman/Getty She'll be a model bride! Richie announced on Instagram April 20 that she was engaged to Grainge, the founder and CEO of the independent record label 10K Projects. "Forever isn't long enough," the model wrote of a pair of photos. In the first image, Grainge down on one knee, surrounded by candles before the sea, followed by a closeup of the couple kissing – and Richie's new ring. Richie took her relationship with Grainge Instagram official in April 2021. At the time, she shared a snap of the pair kissing with a black heart emoji. 06of 49 Matt Chase & Abbie Beineman Matt Chase and Abbie Beineman.Julia Stroud Photography/Instagram: @juliastroudphoto Life was like a country song when the Southerland singer proposed! Chase popped the question to girlfriend Beineman in a romantic outdoor proposal in Arkansas, PEOPLE exclusively reported April 18. Chase explained that while he had a speech prepared for Beineman, a senior account manager at Futureshirts, it all went out the window as he grabbed her hand and got down on one knee. "Not sure what I said, but I hope it was sweet," he joked to PEOPLE. The couple has been together for two years, having connected at a Halloween party after being introduced by a mutual friend. "This is cliché and a little cheesy to say, but it truly was when you know, you know," the two said in a statement to PEOPLE. "I think that night we knew it was going to be a forever kinda thing." 07of 49 Madeline Merlo & Chase Fann Madeline Merlo and Chase Fann.Vanessa Marie CarterIn early April, the "It Didn't" singer got engaged to Nashville attorney Fann. "The day after we met I texted my family and told them that I met my husband last night," Merlo told PEOPLE exclusively. "I've known he was the one since we met and was surprised, but so happy, when he went down on one knee to propose." She continued, "It's a dream come true." 08of 49 Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck Steve Granitz/FilmMagic Lopez and Affleck are getting married! The couple is engaged, a rep for Lopez confirmed to PEOPLE on April 8. Lopez shared the news in her On the JLo newsletter days after she was photographed wearing her gorgeous new green engagement ring. She revealed the exciting update in an email to her inner circle. The message to fans included a clip of Lopez admiring a huge, green stone on a silver band on her ring finger, an image of which was also shared by her sister Lynda on social media. Lopez and Affleck previously began dating in July 2002 and got engaged that November before postponing their September 2003 wedding just days before the date. They ultimately called off their engagement in January 2004. The Marry Me actress recently told PEOPLE what makes their connection different now compared to 18 years ago, saying, "We're older now, we're smarter, we have more experience, we're at different places in our lives, we have kids now, and we have to be very conscious of those things." Lopez shares 14-year-old twins Emme and Max with ex-husband Marc Anthony. Affleck shares three kids with ex-wife Jennifer Garner: Violet, 16, Seraphina, 13, and Samuel, 10. 09of 49 Tia Booth & Taylor Mock Tia Booth and Taylor Mock.Tia Booth/InstagramThe Bachelor alumna said yes! Booth's boyfriend popped the question during the recent The Bachelor Live On Stage event in Atlanta, she announced on Instagram April 11. "Never been more shocked or sure in my life💍 I love you so much Tay, my FIANCÉ!!!" Booth wrote, posting a cozy photo with Mock as she flashed her diamond ring. The physical therapist took her relationship with Mock Instagram official in October 2021, teasing that they had been together for some time before announcing that they were dating. "Not gonna lie-it's been nice keeping this to myself, but it's about time y'all know too 🖤," she wrote alongside a video of them together. Booth previously starred on Arie Luyendyk Jr.'s season of The Bachelor in 2018, before she entering a relationship with Colton Underwood during her first time on Bachelor in Paradise. She then dated Cory Cooper from 2018 to 2019 ahead of filming another season of BiP, and left the show single in 2021. 10of 49 Jack White & Olivia Jean Jack White and Olivia Jean.David Swanson How punk! The White Stripes rocker proposed to – and married! – the Black Belles frontwoman onstage during a concert on April 8. White popped the question during a duet of the White Stripes' "Hotel Yorba" just moments before the surprise ceremony at the Masonic Temple in the couple's shared hometown of Detroit. With his mother Teresa Gillis and Jean's father Brent Markel in the audience, the Grammy winner asked the crowd, "It's been such a great day, mind if we get married right now?" A rep for White tells PEOPLE "the marriage is legal and valid." The "Seven Nation Army" singer was previously married to White Stripes bandmate Meg White from 1996 to 2000, and British model Karen Elson from 2005 and 2013. The pair share daughter Scarlett, 15, and son Henry, 14. 11of 49 Avril Lavigne & Mod Sun Avril Lavigne & Mod Sun.Marc Moitessier Nothing "Complicated" about it! The pop-punk rocker got engaged to the singer-songwriter in Paris on March 27. "It was the most perfect, romantic proposal I could ever ask for. We were in Paris on a boat in the Seine River. We had a violin player, champagne and roses," Lavigne told PEOPLE exclusively. "It felt like time stood still, and it was just the two of us in the moment." The musicians were first linked in February 2021, and made their red carpet debut as a couple at the MTV Video Music Awards in September of last year. Teaming up in the studio, Lavigne was featured on Mod's 2021 single "Flames," and he co-wrote and co-produced several tracks on her most recent album Love Sux. Lavigne was previously married to Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley from 2006 to 2009, and Nickelback rocker Chad Kroeger from 2013 to 2015. 12of 49 Nico Santos & Zeke Smith Stefanie Keenan/Getty The TV stars are getting married! The two-time Survivorcontestant dropped to one knee at the 2022 GLAAD Media Awards to ask Santos to marry him – and the Superstore actor said yes. "Nico, your love has taught me how to love. You are my other half, and I want to spend the rest of my life with you," Smith said before proposing on stage, as the crowd went wild. The moment took the couple's love story full circle. Santos and Smith met four years ago at the 2018 GLAAD Media Awards, and confirmed their relationship later that year. "I guess everybody knows about my hot little 25 year-old boyfriend now. Oh, haaayyy @nicosantos," Smith wrote on Twitter at the time. 13of 49 Nicole Zanatta & Lauren Nicole Zanatta/instagram Zanatta, former Real World cast member and star of MTV's The Challenge, is engaged! "Every now and then the man upstairs sends someone down that is just really really good," Zanatta captioned an adorable video in early March of herself proposing to her partner, Lauren. "I am so happy that we're embarking on this journey together & I still can't believe you're my fiancé! ❤️03/20/2022." In the video, which is set to an acoustic rendition of Paramore's "Still Into You," Zanatta can be seen stroking her partner's hair as they stand in front of a cute engagement-themed background consisting of heart and diamond ring-shaped balloons, rose petals and a banner that appears to read, "Will you marry me?" 14of 49 Shaina Hurley & Christos Lardakis courtesy Shaina HurleyPEOPLE learned exclusively in March that theLove Is Blind star was engaged to Lardakis; the two plan to wed this summer in Greece. "Shaina is engaged. She's been dating Christos for almost a year and this is the happiest I've ever seen her," a source told PEOPLE. "He has stood by her side through all of the Love Is Blind drama and has been her steady in the storm." The source said Hurley is "such a sweetheart and has found a man who loves her and understands her." "She deserves the very best," the source added. 15of 49 Kassi Ashton & Travis Myatt Kassi Ashton and Travis Myatt.Kassi Ashton/Instagram Country singer Ashton is engaged to longtime boyfriend Myatt, she announced in mid-March. The "Dates in Pickup Trucks" singer revealed that Myatt popped the question after five years of dating while on a trip to Key West, Florida, where they first met. "On the pier where we met, with a hand written declaration and our family secretly waiting on the beach. It's almost as if you and fate planned this all along. I love you so much @jtmyatt," she wrote on Instagram. "He surprised me with this trip, my dream ring, my dream antique ring box, and my dream photographer, @ktcrabbphoto. I asked him how I was to repay him and he said, 'marry me.'" 16of 49 Sinclair Mitchell & Joe Kokofsky Joe Kokofsky Theatergoers in Providence, Rhode Island, were treated to an extra special "prom-posal" in March. Mitchell, who plays Mr. Hawkins in The Prom's North American tour, brought the crowd at Providence Performing Arts Center to their feet after curtain call when he pulled his boyfriend of more than 12 years, Kokofsky, onstage to pop the question in front of their friends and family. "And I just want you to know, most importantly, I love you. You're my sun, my light, my shining star. You are perfection, and you're the reason I believe in love. And now, I want to profess to the world, to your family, to your friends — and some people I don't quite know — that from this day until my last day, if you will have me," Mitchell said.17of 49 Trace Bates & Lydia Romeike @tiffandcalebkphotos The Bringing Up Bates alum announced on Instagram March 31 that he got engaged to his girlfriend– though it took a little planning to surprise Romeike, a photographer! Bates proposed on the rooftop of the Embassy Suites hotel in Knoxville, Tennessee, asking his sweetheart to marry him in a romantic setting with candles and white rose petals. Though Romeike was pictured in a turquoise gown in their engagement photos, it wasn't her original outfit. In order to surprise her, Bates explained that he created a fake work event so the photo pro wouldn't be suspicious about heading up to the rooftop. "I really wanted to surprise Lydia, so I had someone call and 'hire' her to do a photo shoot on the rooftop," he captioned a video clip. "Since I knew she would be dressed in work clothes, I brought her an extra outfit to change into afterward for some classy photos together. The element of surprise meant everything to us, and it all fell into place perfectly." 18of 49 Tom Hiddleston & Zawe Ashton Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton.Jeff Spicer/Getty Images The actors are getting married! The Loki star and the Velvet Buzzsaw actress are engaged, PEOPLE confirmed on March 17. The pair starred together in the play Betrayal on Broadway in 2019, and made their red carpet debut as a couple at the Tony Awards in September 2021. Days before the happy news was confirmed, Ashton sparked engagement rumors when she was photographed with a ring on her wedding finger. Reps for the stars declined to comment. 19of 49 Brandon Armstrong & Brylee Ivers Ambit Creative The Dancing with the Stars pro got engaged to his social media manager girlfriend on March 7, asking her to marry him with a personalized movie trailer with a sweet inspiration. "Brylee is big on memories. So I was thinking, what if I made a movie trailer that she could keep forever?" Armstrong told PEOPLE. "One of the first times we had a deep conversation was outside a movie theater." On his emotions just before, the professional dancer added that he "wasn't nervous about anything except her thinking it was incredible." Iverse said yes – and her new fiancé told PEOPLE that they can't wait for their "fiesta" of a wedding. The couple connected through Instagram and starting dating early last year. 20of 49 Erin Heatherton & Karol Kocemba erinheathertonlegit/Instagram The former Victoria's Secret model's next runway might be the wedding aisle! Heatherton announced on Instagram March 2 that she got engaged to her partner. "So happy!! 😭💍🥰," the supermodel-turned-fitness enthusiast wrote of a photo with Kocemba, showing her diamond ring. While it is unclear how long the couple has been together, friends and fans wished the happy couple all their best in the comments section. "Congratulations ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️," wrote fellow former Victoria's Secret model Lily Aldridge. 21of 49 Sydney Sweeney & Jonathan Davino Charley Gallay/Getty How euphoric! On March 2, PEOPLE confirmed that the Euphoria actress was engaged to her boyfriend Jonathan Davino. Sweeney has been linked to Chicago-based Davino since 2018, though she has never spoken publicly about their relationship. Engagement buzz came after the star was spotted with a diamond ring on her left ring finger during a Feb. 28 outing in Los Angeles. While gracing Cosmpolitan's January cover, the actress addressed her decision to keep her love life out of the spotlight. "I don't date people in the spotlight," Sweeney explained. "I don't date actors or musicians or anyone in entertainment because I can just be normal Syd that way and it's easiest. I have a great support system." 22of 49 Joey King & Steven Piet Jacopo Raule/GettyThe Kissing Booth star is getting married! King got engaged to Piet, a director, on Feb. 22, and announced the happy news one month later. "I never knew happiness could be so powerful that it can take the air from your lungs, overwhelming every part of you that you can't help but feel your eyes well from the undeniable joy," King wrote in a heartfelt Instagram caption, posting photos embracing her new fiancé. "I never knew that a persons presence and heart could feel like a real home. I never knew love could be so unquestionably beautiful. I never knew until you." "The date was 2/2/22 when you asked me to marry you and made me the luckiest lady alive," she continued. "I love you more than an Instagram caption could ever do justice. Hanging out with you forever sounds like a real dream, so let's do it." Piet was a producer/director on King's 2019 Hulu limited series The Act, in which she played the real-life Gypsy Rose Blanchard. 23of 49 Andi Dorfman & Blaine Hart Stephanie Kleinman / SDK Photo and Design The former Bachelorette is living happily ever after! On March 30, PEOPLE exclusively revealed that Dorfman is engaged to her boyfriend. Hart popped the question on the beach at sunset, in a magic moment that the reality star described as "really great and intimate." "We get down to our spot, pour some wine, walked toward the water and when I turned around, he was on one knee," Dorfman told PEOPLE. "I don't even remember what he said, I just remember hugging him and crying." From there, the couple drove back to their home – where their family and friends were waiting to surprise them with a party. "That's when I really started bawling," Dorfman said. The Bachelorette alum, who starred as the series lead for season 10, got engaged to winner Josh Murray in 2014, and split in early 2015. 24of 49 Morgan Simianer & Stone Burleson Morgan Simianer and Stone Burleson.Cindy Swanson Photography On March 28, PEOPLE exclusively revealed that the Cheer alumna got engaged to boyfriend Stone Burleson days before in Dallas, Texas. "After our first date, I knew I wanted to be with Morgan for the rest of my life, and this weekend, I asked her to be my forever, she blessed me by saying yes," Burleson told PEOPLE at the time. The couple has been dating since early 2021, and Simianer said she was over the moon. "I'm so excited I get to marry my best friend," the former Navarro College cheerleader said. "I've been dreaming about this day since I was a little girl." "Stone has made my dreams come true. I'm so excited to be with him for the rest of my life," she added. 25of 49 Colton Underwood & Jordan C. Brown Colton Underwood/Instagram On Feb. 28, PEOPLE exclusively revealed that The Bachelor alumnus is engaged to the political strategist after a year-and-a-half of dating. "After my birthday, Jordan and I went to Big Sur for a weekend getaway to decompress and relax in nature," Underwood told PEOPLE of the proposal. "I couldn't have pictured a more beautiful place to celebrate an amazing milestone in my life and relationship." "I'm extremely happy! 2021 was the most transformative year of my life," he continued. "Starting 2022 off with my best friend, teammate and now fiancé is something I never thought was going to be possible." Underwood publicly came out as gay in April 2021, and began dating Brown in the summer of 2021. The couple also shared the happy news of their engagement news on social media. "Life is going to be fun with you," Underwood wrote on Instagram. "The only time in my life I'm ok with wasting a bottle of champagne. I love you babe," Brown, 39, joked on his own Instagram, sharing a photo of Underwood spraying a bottle of champagne. 26of 49 Abigail Breslin & Ira Kunyansky Getty The Stillwater actress is engaged to Ira Kunyansky, she revealed on Instagram on Feb. 22. Alongside a photo of her ring, Breslin wrote, "I was like, 'duh.' #engagedyall." Kunyansky shared more happy photos from the proposal, writing, "She said YES!" Breslin wrote a sweet tribute to her love for his birthday the week prior to their engagement, calling him "my one and only, love of my life, perfect angel of a boyfriend." The Oscar-nominated actress and Kunyansky first went public with their romance in 2017, when Breslin began sharing photos of him on her Instagram. 27of 49 James Gunn & Jennifer Holland James Gunn and Jennifer Holland.Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage The Peacemaker filmmaker and actress are engaged, Gunn announced on Instagram on Feb. 20. Gunn kept the caption to coy emojis, writing, "😏❤️" alongside a photo of his now-fiancée drinking from a mug in the mountains, with her new diamond sparkler proudly on display. The pair have been together since 2015, when they were first set up by their mutual friend Michael Rosenbaum. Holland has since appeared in several of Gunn's films, including Brightburn, The Suicide Squad and Peacemaker. 28of 49 Simone Biles & Jonathan Owens Simone Biles/instagram The Olympic gymnast and the Houston Texans safety are engaged, the couple confirmed on Instagram on Feb. 15. Biles shared a series of photos of the special moment, which saw Owens getting down on one knee in a gazebo in Houston, Texas. "THE EASIEST YES," the gold medalist wrote. "I can't wait to spend forever & ever with you, you're everything I dreamed of and more! let's get married FIANCÉ 💍🥺🥲🤎 @jowens_3." On his own Instagram, Owens wrote, "Woke up this morning with a fiancée." The couple first confirmed their relationship in August 2020, after weeks of romance rumors. 29of 49 Adam Doleac & MacKinnon Morrissey Adam Doleac and MacKinnon Morrissey.Alex Doleac The country singer popped the question to girlfriend Morrissey at the historic Franklin Theatre in Franklin, Tennessee on Feb. 9 — and she said "Yes!" The pair's engagement comes after nearly five years of dating. On the night of the proposal, Doleac convinced Morrissey that she was headed out on a girl's night to see her favorite movie, The Parent Trap. "I was definitely feeling a little nervous waiting on her to get to the theater, but the best kind of nervous," Doleac told PEOPLE. "I had been planning this night for months. I was just so excited, and she couldn't have walked through those doors fast enough." "To be honest, I can barely remember what I said," he added. "I had something prepared, but as soon as I saw her, that all went out the window. I do remember what she said though — yes! Three times." 30of 49 Josiah Carter & Michael Groves Josiah Carter/Instagram TheBelow Deck alumnus is engaged to his longtime love, he announced on Instagram on Feb. 8 alongside a photo of the mountaintop proposal. In the epic snapshot, Carter is seen holding his hands to his face in excitement as Groves gets down on one knee to pop the question during a romantic getaway to the French Alps. Instead of a ring, Groves proposed with a watch. "We're engaged! ⌚️💜," Carter captioned the post. "He asked, and I said yes," Carter added on his Instagram Story. The pair have been dating for over four years. 31of 49 Kimberly Stewart & Jesse Shapira Kimberly Stewart/Instagram Rod Stewart's daughter announced her engagement to her producer fiancé in a since-deleted Instagram post on Feb. 6. The photo featured Kimberly sharing a sweet kiss with Shapira and showing off her engagement ring. "Forever ❤️," she captioned the shot. According to the Daily Mail, the couple have been together since March 2019. 32of 49 Lana Condor & Anthony De La Torre Lana Condor and Anthony De La Torre.David Poller Photography/Getty Images The To All the Boys I've Loved Before star is engaged! On Jan. 28, Condor revealed on Instagram that she had said "yes" to her boyfriend of over six years, actor and musician Anthony De La Torre. "Saying YES was the easiest decision I've ever made," Condor wrote in the caption. "I consider myself the absolute luckiest woman alive to live in your sphere." She continued, "Aside from my father, without a doubt, you are the greatest man in the world. Emmy & Timmy said it's about time mommy & daddy got engaged!!!" she added, referring to the pair's dogs. "I cannot wait to be your wife, baby. I love you a million times over," she continued. De La Torre also announced the exciting news on his Instagram, writing, "That moment when you ask your best friend to be by your side forever… I've wanted to do this for 6 years. The easiest decision I've ever made was to ask this angel to be my wife." 33of 49 Vanessa Villela & Tom Fraud Vanessa Villela/Instagram The Selling Sunset star revealed that she is engaged on Instagram on Jan. 30. "Two souls one heart! I SAID YESSSSSS," she captioned photos and videos from the proposal, adding a ring emoji and several red hearts. Her now-fiancé Tom Fraud, a photographer and the creative director of Lascivious, a U.K.-based lingerie brand, popped the question at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. The soap opera alumna added, "One year ago I met the man of my dreams, the one makes my heart skip every time, the man that makes me better in every single way, the man that I respect, adore, admire, and love with all my heart." 34of 49 Macaulay Culkin & Brenda Song Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song.Kevin Mazur/Getty The couple of four years (and new parents to son Dakota) are engaged, a source told PEOPLE on Jan. 26. Song was photographed sporting a sparkling ring on her left hand while out in Beverly Hills in the days prior. Culkin and Song met on the set of Changeland in Thailand and were first romantically linked when they were spotted out in July 2017. 35of 49 Romee Strijd & Laurens van Leeuwen Romee Strijd/instagram The former Victoria's Secret model shared via Instagram on Jan. 25 that she and van Leeuwen are engaged. Strijd celebrated the occasion by sharing some of their special moments in a series of sentimental Instagram photos. In the photos, van Leeuwen is seen on one knee holding out the ring while Strijd, sporting a fitted white snow outfit complete with a black stripe down the side, smiles in sweet surprise in one snap. The Switzerland mountains serve as a stunning backdrop for the beautiful moment. "I said YES 💍❤️," Strijd captioned the pictures. In December 2020, the couple welcomed daughter Mint.36of 49 Jamie Anderson & Tyler Nicholson Michael Kovac/Getty Team USA snowboarder Anderson revealed during a segment on Today on Jan. 24 that she and Canadian snowboarder Nicholson got engaged. Anderson also shared a video of Nicholson dropping down on one knee to pop the question to his longtime partner in the place that makes the most sense: the snow. The exciting news came shortly before the two-time Olympic gold medalist – who won the inaugural snowboard slopestyle event at the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014, and again at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in 2018 – competes in Beijing for this year's Winter Olympics. 37of 49 Gus Smyrnios & Samantha Carucci Gus C. Smyrnios/InstagramSmyrnios has found his "forever" in girlfriend Carucci. The Floribama Shore star announced the pair's engagement on Instagram on Jan. 23. He shared the news alongside a carousel of photos from the special moment. "When I met you on this beach a year ago today, I knew I wanted nothing less but to spend every day I had left with you ❤️," Smyrnios wrote. "I love you forever Sami 💍 Thank you for showing me what true love is #engaged." The couple received several supportive messages in the post's comments section. Smyrnios' costar Codi Butts and Party Down South's Tiffany Heinen offered up a sweet "congratulations." The Challenge's Jenna Compono wrote, "Oh my goodness! Congrats Gus!!!" 38of 49 Michelle Dockery & Jasper Waller-Bridge Michelle Dockery and Jasper Waller-Bridge.SplashNews.com Former Downton Abbeystar Dockery and Waller-Bridge, the brother of Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge, shared their engagement news in the "Births, marriages and deaths" section of the U.K's The Times on Jan. 20. "The engagement is announced between Jasper, son of Michael Waller-Bridge of King's Lynn, Norfolk, and Teresa Waller-Bridge of Battersea, London, and Michelle, younger daughter of Michael and Lorraine Dockery of Gidea Park, Essex," the announcement read. The outlet included a story on their romance, revealing that the two first started dating in 2019 after meeting through friends. They later made their first public appearance together at the Rome Film Festival, The Times reported. 39of 49 Jodie Sweetin & Mescal Wasilewski Jodie Sweetin/instagram The Full House star revealed on Jan. 17 that boyfriend Wasilewski popped the question, posting a photo of the pair on Instagram that showcased some serious bling on her ring finger. The Hollywood Darlings star started out the sweet caption announcing the big news with a quote by Maya Angelou, writing, "In all the world there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world there is no love for you like mine." "I love you Mescal, for always. You're my person. I can't wait to see the life that lies ahead for us," the caption continued. "Here's to us, @ghostfacelito and our life of adventures. Together. I think I'm really gonna like turning 40 ❤️❤️❤️💍." 40of 49 Megan Fox & Machine Gun Kelly Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly.Megan Fox/Instagram The Transformers actress is engaged to boyfriend Kelly after over a year of dating. Fox and Kelly, whose real name is Colson Baker, shared the announcement on their respective Instagram accounts on Jan. 12. "In July of 2020 we sat under this banyan tree," Fox wrote in the caption of her post. "We asked for magic. We were oblivious to the pain we would face together in such a short, frenetic period of time. Unaware of the work and sacrifices the relationship would require from us but intoxicated off of the love. And the karma." "Somehow a year and a half later, having walked through hell together, and having laughed more than I ever imagined possible, he asked me to marry him," she continued. "And just as in every lifetime before this one, and as in every lifetime that will follow it, I said yes.…and then we drank each other's blood. 1.11.22 ✨." 41of 49 Simon Cowell & Lauren Silverman Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman.getty The couple, who have been dating since 2004 and welcomed son Eric in February 2014, got engaged on Christmas Eve in Barbados, where they first met, PEOPLE confirmed on Jan. 11. Cowell and Silverman went on a walk together and he surprised her by proposing on the beach. The proposal took place during a family vacation and the special moment was extra special as their 7-year-old son Eric and Silverman's eldest son Adam were also present. "They are both super happy," a source said of the newly engaged couple. "They've been together a long time now and adore each other so it's not a huge surprise to their close friends." 42of 49 Nicole Martin & Anthony Lopez Nicole Martin & Anthony Lopez.Jessica VilchezReal Housewives of Miami star Martin is ready to wed! The reality star and anesthesiologist is engaged to longtime love Lopez, who popped the question on New Year's Eve, the pair told PEOPLE exclusively. "We've talked about marriage before. I think we both knew it would happen one day. I just didn't know that day was coming so soon," Martin told PEOPLE. "It was a total surprise!" Lopez proposed to Martin while they were on vacation in Aspen with their 2-year-old son, Greyson. 43of 49 Josh Duhamel & Audra Mari Audra Mari and Josh Duhamel.Audra Mari/Instagram The Transformers star, who has been dating Mari since 2019 following his divorce from Fergie, announced the happy news on Jan. 8 on Instagram with a photo of the couple posing by the beach. "It's on!! She found a message in a bottle that washed ashore and said YES!! @audramari," the actor captioned the shot of the pair smiling, while he held up a handwritten letter that read: "Audra Diane Mari Will You Marry Me?" The Jan. 8 proposal also marked another special occasion — Mari's 28th birthday. 44of 49 Jeremiah Duggar & Hannah Wissmann jeremiah duggar/instagram The former Counting On star announced on Instagram that he proposed to girlfriend Wissmann, and "She said YES!!!!" "Hannah, getting to know you for the past year has been so incredible! I can't even find the words to describe it. You are the best thing that has ever happened to me and I cannot wait to marry you," he captioned his slideshow of images from the stunning proposal on Jan. 6. "I love you!!" he added. Duggar first introduced Wissmann as his girlfriend in October 2021 on Instagram, saying that he's "never been so happy." "Never felt so blessed!!" Duggar continued in the post's caption before adding, "Getting to know each other has been one of the greatest joys of our lives! We are excited to start sharing our story with all of you and to see what God has in store for our future. 🤍 #mygirlfriend @hannahwissmann" 45of 49 Sasha Spielberg & Harry McNally Sasha Spielberg (R) and Harry McNally.harry mcnally/Instagram Steven Spielberg's daughter Sasha is engaged to famous restaurateur Keith McNally's son Harry, an artist/designer based in New York City. Keith announced the news on Instagram on Jan. 3, sharing a photo of the couple and writing, "When Harry (McNally) Proposed to Sasha (Spielberg) on New Year's Eve She……..said Yes!" The Oscar-winning director shares Sasha, who is a singer/actress by the stage name Buzzy Lee, with his actress wife, Kate Capshaw. Back in July, Sasha shared a photo on Instagram cozied up to Harry, joking in the caption, "I'm in love and I don't care who knows it! (Please don't unfollow)." 46of 49 Donald Trump Jr. & Kimberly Guilfoyle The couple, who have been dating since 2018, are planning to marry, PEOPLE confirmed on Jan. 4. A source said that Donald Trump's oldest son and the former Fox News host-turned-political aide are engaged. "Kim has been wearing her engagement ring and both are very excited about blending their families," the source added. It's unclear when the couple got engaged. No date has been set for the wedding, according to a source. Guilfoyle seemed to hint at the news in the caption of an Instagram post made on New Year's Day. The slideshow of images showed her and Don Jr., where she looked to be wearing a large diamond on her ring finger. "Tonight was extra special celebrating @donaldjtrumpjr's birthday," she wrote. "Don, you are strong, smart, courageous, funny and the love of my life. I can't wait to spend the rest of our lives together. Love you." Guilfoyle has been dating Don Jr. since around the time his ex-wife, Vanessa, filed for divorce in March 2018. Don Jr. has five kids with Vanessa — Donald III, Kai Madison, Spencer Frederick, Tristan Milos and Chloe Sophia — and Guilfoyle shares a son, Ronan, with ex-husband Eric Villency. She was also previously married to now-California Gov. Gavin Newsom. Trump Jr. and his sister Ivanka were recently subpoenaed in the New York attorney general's office ongoing civil investigation into whether the Trump Organization and its executives committed fraud. 47of 49 Tom D'Agostino & Danielle Rollins Palm Beach Social Diary/Instagram D'Agostino got down on one knee on New Year's Eve. The reality regular proposed to girlfriend Rollins at their home in Palm Beach, Florida, on his birthday. Rollins celebrated the engagement news on Instagram, sharing a photo of her massive new ring. The couple has been dating for four years. "Woke up like this," the interior designer captioned the picture, which featured her emerald-cut Ceylon sapphire ring flanked by two diamonds. "I have been waiting my entire life to meet someone like Danielle and I can't wait to spend the rest of my life with her," D'Agostino, Real Housewives of New York star Luann de Lesseps' ex-husband, said in a statement. The engagement occurred exactly five years after his New Year's Eve wedding to de Lesseps. The former couple wed in 2016 and called it quits in August 2017, after seven months of marriage. 48of 49 Jennifer Ashton & Tom Werner Jennifer Ashton and Tom Werner The ABC News chief medical correspondent and doctor got engaged to television producer and businessman Werner on New Year's Eve. The couple has been dating for a year. "From the moment they met they were soulmates," a close friend of the couple told PEOPLE on Jan. 3. Ashton and Werner were first introduced in 2021 by a mutual friend and hit it off immediately. On Dec. 31, the pair were waiting to hail a cab on their way to dinner at The Fulton by Jean-Georges, where they had their first date, when Werner suddenly popped the question. "I said yes!" Ashton shared on Instagram along with a photo of the happy couple. The physician, author and TV correspondent is a mother to her two children, son Alex and daughter Chloe, whom she shared with late ex-husband Robert C. Ashton. Werner is a father to three adult children from a previous marriage. 49of 49 Steve Lodge & Janis Carlson Steve Lodge and Janis Carlson.Courtesy Steve LodgeLodge is an engaged man again, this time to girlfriend Carlson. The retired police officer, who ran for governor of California in the Gavin Newsom recall election this past September, popped the question to Carlson in December, PEOPLE exclusively reported on Jan. 3. Their engagement came just three months after news broke that Lodge and his former fiancée Vicki Gunvalson, of Real Housewives of Orange County fame, had split. The two got engaged in April 2019 after three years together. "I did ask Janis on December 20th if she would become Mrs. Steve Chavez Lodge, and she happily agreed," Lodge said in a statement. "We will be married in April 2022." "We are both very excited, incredibly happy, totally in love and look forward to our life together," he added. Janis is a third grade school teacher in Orange County. The two have been dating since September, and went Instagram official with their relationship on Christmas Day. This will be his fourth marriage and her first.