Ashlee Simpson announces engagement to Diana Ross' son
Ashlee Simpson, right, and Evan Ross arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at Nokia Theatre LA Live on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013. (Photo by Jordan Strauss / Invision / AP)
The Associated Press
Published Tuesday, January 14, 2014 9:10PM EST
NEW YORK -- Ashlee Simpson is ready to give marriage another try.
The actress and singer is engaged to boyfriend Evan Ross, who is the son of Diana Ross.
The pair announced the news Monday on Twitter and it was confirmed by Simpson's publicist, Janet Ringwood.
My baby love and I are ENGAGED!!! Hallelujah Hawaii !!!!! pic.twitter.com/KVwoltverE— Ashlee Simpson (@ashleesimpson) January 14, 2014
Twenty-nine year old Simpson and 25-year-old Ross went public as a couple last summer.
Simpson was previously married to Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz. They have a 5-year-old son, Bronx.
Evan Ross is an actor who will appear in the final two film installments of "The Hunger Games."