Lily Collins and Charlie, 37, first doubted dating rumors when the couple were spotted on an outing together in Los Angeles, July 2019.
Collins recently informed she and McDowell are taking the next steps in their romance. They are set to get married. The 31-year-old actress said her engagement ring is ‘exactly what she wanted’. After that, Lily shared details from fiancé Charlie’s special proposal.
The Inheritance star said the rose-cut diamond created by filmmaker Charlie, who combined with jewellery maker Irene Neuwirth. The actress extremely surprised by the well-thought-out engagement and the unique ring he made for her.
Lily Collins “can’t believe” she’s engaged to McDowell
The ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’ actress previously admitted she and McDowell were dating. She making their romance Instagram official back in 2019.
Before that, Charlie has dated several high-profile actresses. He and Game Of Thrones star Emilia Clarke, 33, admitted dating in October 2018. But their relationship fizzled out in February 2019.
The Bye Bye Benjamin star was in a relationship with Hilary Duff, 32, for three months between Sept. and Dec. 2007. The LA native then had a serious romance with Rooney Mara, 35, for over six years from 2010. It came to an end in September 2016.
Lily Collins has also had her fair share of headline-grabbing relationships. The brunette had an on/off romance with British actor Jamie Campbell Bower, 31. But the pair called it quits for good in 2018.
In addition, Collins and Charlie McDowell both have famous parents in common. McDowell is the son of actor Malcolm McDowell and actress Mary Steenburgen, while Collins’s dad is British musician Phil Collins.