According to E! News, the 36-year-old Vampire Diaries star and 26-year-old Twilight alum are engaged after six months of dating.
Sources tell the site that the couple has “been in love with for years” but were just friends. “They’re so happy,” the source added. “They were crazy happy from the start. Their families love each other. It just feels really right.”
Ian and Nikki were first linked back in July 2014 after they were spotted working out together. Her divorce with ex-husband Paul McDonald was finalized earlier this month. Ian famously dated his co-star Nina Dobrev for several years before calling it quits in May 2013.
Congrats to the happy couple!
See below for a gallery of Ian and Nikki’s cutest photos…