Jamie Lynn Spears revealed she is engaged to boyfriend Jamie Watson.
The actress and singer made the official announcement on Instagram. Spears posted a picture to the popular photo-sharing app on Saturday evening. The image of the happy couple was accompanied by a message: “Guesssss what??????”
The picture was soon followed an image featuring a close up of the diamond ring on her finger. “He did good,” Spears wrote.
According to UPI, 21-year-old Jamie Lynn Spears and 30-year-old Jamie Watson are engaged after dating on and off for the past three years. The actress was previously engaged to Casey Aldridge. The two have a four-year-old daughter together.
This will be the first marriage for Spears.
ABC News explains that Britney Spears’ little sister made her acting debut in director Tamra Davis’ 2002 drama Crossroads. The film starred Britney, Anson Mount, and Zoe Saldana.
Jamie Lynn Spears appeared on the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series All That towards the end of its run. After her work on the show was finished, she snagged the starring role in Zoey 101. The hit show ran for a total of four seasons.
According to E! Online, Jamie Lynn Spears is currently working on a country album. Although reports surfaced last year that the disc would arrive in 2012, it never came to fruition.
The actress debuted a song entitled “I Look Up to You” at a showcase in Nashville last summer. The song was reportedly a tribute to her older sister Britney.
A clip featuring her performance at 3rd and Lindsley Bar & Grill has been embedded below.
Now that Jamie Lynn Spears is engaged to marry boyfriend Jamie Watson, the couple will likely focus on getting an exact wedding date hammered out. The actress hasn’t revealed when they intend to tie the proverbial knot.
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