The bells will soon be ringing for Hollywood actress Lily Collins, who just got engaged to her director boyfriend, Charlie Mcdowell. The 31-year-old Emily in Paris star shared the news on Instagram with photos of the surprise proposal.
“I’ve been waiting my lifetime for you and I can’t wait to spend our lifetime together,” she writes in the caption. The photo shows Lily and Charlie in front of a picturesque canyon. The two frequently go on camping or hiking trips together. Naturally, her announcement was instantly flooded will well wishes and congratulations from everyone, including fellow actresses Ashley Tisdale and Zoey Deutch.
Of course, her now-fiancé Charlie also shared the news on his Instagram, with a photo of Lily beaming with a smile and flaunting her elegant engagement ring. “In a time of uncertainty and darkness you have illuminated my life. I will forever cherish my adventure with you,” he says in the caption. Lily shared the exact same photo on her feed, saying, “The purest joy I’ve ever felt…” Cortney Cox, Jennifer Garner, and Tan France, were a few of the celebrities who congratulated her.
According to The Daily Mail, Lily confirmed their relationship last August. They have been together for one year. 37-year-old Charlie Mcdowell is a director and the son of the famous English actor Malcolm Mcdowell. He has previously been in high-profile relationships with Emilia Clarke, Hilary Duff, and Rooney Mara. Lily has had her share of celebrity beaus, too, like her Vile co-star Zac Efron.
As mentioned, the two frequently go on adventures together, so we weren’t surprised to see that the proposal took place amongst the grandeur of nature. Perhaps their wedding will take on a similar vibe? We’ll have to wait and see!
Congratulations, Lily and Charlie!