Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott have announced their engagement after 4 years together. According to People, Scott proposed Sunday during a family trip to Scotland, with Deschanel’s children, daughter Elsie, 8, and son Charlie, 6, partaking in the engagement.
Deschanel, 43, and “Property Brothers” host Scott, 45, shared the happy news on Instagram, posting a selfie with Deschanel holding her hand up to the camera showing off her engagement ring, along with the caption: “Forever starts now!!! ”
The couple first met in August 2019 while filming an episode of “Carpool Karaoke: The Series,” which featured Scott, his twin brother Drew Scott, Deschanel and her sister Emily Deschanel. Deschanel and Scott began dating soon after, and went Instagram official later that year. Since then, the couple have shared pictures throughout the course of their relationship on social media.
This will be Deschanel’s third marriage; she was previously married to Death Cab for Cutie frontman Benjamin Gibbard from 2009-2012, and shares her children with ex-husband Jacob Pechenik, with whom she was married to for 4 years before divorcing in 2020. Scott was also previously married to to flight coordinator Kelsy Ully in 2007, before divorcing in 2013.
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