Orange is the New Black Season 5 star Laura Prepon is now engaged!
Prepon, who is best known for playing Alex Vause in OITNB, subtly announcement her engagement to actor Ben Foster. The couple were walking down the red carpet at the New York premiere of the highly anticipated thriller The Girl on the Train when the ring caught the attention of fans and the media.
Here are some facts about Orange is the New Black Season 5 star Laura Prepon’s engagement.
It was a whirlwind romance. The Orange is the New Black Season 5 star and Foster started dating in July. Prepon was last romantically linked to Christopher Masterson. The two split in 2007. Prepon also dated Greek alum Scott Michael Foster in 2008, but they broke up in 2013.
Prepon’s fiance was previously engaged to House of Cards actress Robin Wright. The X-Men: The Last Stand actor and Wright called off their engagement last year after more than three years of dating.
Most people didn’t know Prepon and Foster are dating. How did Prepon and Foster meet? According to Entertainment Weekly, the actress has known Foster since she was 18. The two has a mutual friend – Prepon’s co-star in That ’70s Show Danny Masterson. Apparently, Foster and her ex-boyfriend’s brother are friends.
When is the wedding date? No date has been announced but an E! News source confirmed the actors are indeed planning to tie the knot.
Prepon is not the only one who announced her engagement this week. OITNB co-star Samira Wiley revealed that she was engaged to Lauren Morelli, a writer and producer of the hit Netflix series. Wiley showed off her gorgeous rock in a snap with her fiance on Instagram. She captioned the photo, “Yes.”
Wiley played the role of Poussey in OITNB. The character was killed off in Season 4.
Meanwhile, Prepon stars in The Girl on the Train which premiered last Tuesday (October 4).
Orange is the New Black Season 5 is expected to premiere sometime in 2017. OITNB has been renewed for three more seasons.