Thursday 20 September 2018

Irish Downton Abbey star Allen Leech pops the question to long-term love Jessica Herman

Jessica Blair Herman and Allen Leech attend the Brooks Brothers holiday celebration with St Jude Children's Research Hospital at Brooks Brothers Rodeo on December 2, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Brooks Brothers)
Jessica Blair Herman and Allen Leech attend the Brooks Brothers holiday celebration with St Jude Children's Research Hospital at Brooks Brothers Rodeo on December 2, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Brooks Brothers)
Allen Leech and Jessica Blair Herman attend "Downton Abbey: The Exhibition" Gala Reception on November 17, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
Allen Leech and Jessica Blair Herman. Picture: Instagram

Irish actor Allen Leech has announced his engagement to long-term love Jessica Blair Herman.

The Downton Abbey star (36) revealed on Instagram that he popped the question to his girlfriend of two years, but made it clear he didn't get down on bended knee on Valentine's Day.

"Happy Valentine's Day @jessicablairherman First one as a fiancé," he captioned a picture of them. "Thank you for saying yes and for making me the happiest. (And no I didn't do it today. It's been a while.) xx."

Similarly, Herman, an actress wrote an equally loved-up post, saying: "The day you proposed was one of the best days but every day with you is my favorite. I love you! Happy Valentine’s Day @therealleech!"️

The couple started dating in 2016, following Allen's split from Sky Sports presenter Charlie Webster.

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