Lily Collins has announced that she is engaged to director Charlie McDowell after a one-year romance.
The 31-year-old actress went to Instagram on Friday to share the happy news along with images of the couple kissing and the moment she proposed during a romantic date.
Les Misérables star Lily, who confirmed her relationship with the 37-year-old director of The One I Love last August, wrote, “I’ve been waiting my life for you and I can’t wait to spend ours. life together … “.
Set to get married! Lily Collins announced she was engaged to director Charlie McDowell in a sweet Instagram post she shared on Friday
The actress also showed off her unique engagement ring, which serves as her new piece of jewelry.
Artist Charlie uploaded a separate photo of his new girlfriend beaming with joy, with an accompanying caption that read: ‘In a moment of uncertainty and darkness you brightened my life. I will always love my adventure with you. ‘
The TV and movie star cut a casual figure during the special moment as she opted for comfort in a multicolored sweater and wide leg jeans.
The writer, meanwhile, looked equally discreet in a gray T-shirt, baseball cap, and dark jeans.
How sweet! The 31-year-old actress went to Instagram to share the happy news alongside images of the couple kissing and the moment proposed during a romantic date
Over the moon: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile star also showed off her unique engagement ring, which serves as her new piece of jewelry.
‘You lit up my life’: artist Charlie uploaded a separate photo of his new girlfriend beaming with joy, with an accompanying caption
Congratulations! Many of their industry friends, including the likes of Ciara and Ashley Tisdale – who recently announced she was pregnant – have posted their wishes on social media
Many of their industry friends have posted their wishes on social media, with Ciara writing: ‘Soooo happy for you! I love you Li Li boo! What a special day “, while Ashley Tisdale, who recently announced she was pregnant, said:” Congratulations !!!! “(sic).
Lily is the latest in a long line of Charlie’s A-List partners, who directed The One I Love and The Discovery.
The Los Angeles native has dated several high-profile actresses, including Emilia Clarke, 33, Hilary Duff, 32, and Rooney Mara, 35.
Charlie was in a relationship with Hilary for three months between September and December 2007.
Just the two of us: The actor confirmed his romance with the Los Angeles native on Instagram last year when he flew to the French capital to visit her on the set of Emily In Paris (pictured)
Puppy Love: Late last year, the couple took their relationship to the next level by adopting their rescue dog (pictured in December)
Going strong: the two lived together in Los Angeles during the coronavirus pandemic (pictured at a Lakers game in January)
Star Bye Bye Benjamin then had a serious romance with Rooney for over six years since 2010, which ended in September 2016.
Charlie and Game Of Thrones star Emilia confirmed they were dating in October 2018, but the relationship vanished and they broke it up in February 2019.
Lily has also had her fair share of front-page relationships, including a short romance with her Extremely Wicked co-star Shockingly Evil and Vile Zac Efron, 32, in 2012.
In the past: The offspring of celebrities Charlie has dated several high profile actresses, including Emilia Clarke (pictured in 2018), 33, Hilary Duff, 32, and Rooney Mara, 35.
Ex Files: The brunette briefly dated her Extremely Wicked co-star Shockingly Evil and Vile Zac Efron, 32, in 2012 (pictured in 2019)
The brunette had an on / off romance with British actor Jamie Campbell Bower, 31, for five years after meeting on the set of The Mortal Instruments, but the couple decided to quit forever in 2018.
Lily and Charlie both have famous parents in common; Lily’s father is British musician Phil Collins, while Charlie is the son of actor Malcolm McDowell and actress Mary Steenburgen.
Late last year, the two took their relationship to the next level by adopting their rescue dog and lived together in Los Angeles in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Runs in the family: Charlie is the son of actor Malcolm McDowell (pictured in 2017) and actress Mary Steenburgen
Famous Parent: The Rules Don’t Apply star’s father is British musician Phil Collins (pictured in 2012)