Paetz was the first person the actress dated after the death of her “Glee” co-star-turned-boyfriend Cory Monteith, who passed away in 2013 after overdosing on heroin and alcohol.
Earlier this month, the “Scream Queens” actress honored Monteith with a heartfelt social media post. love you more,” she wrote alongside a photo of them.
actress has been dating the clothing company president for over a year, with news of their relationship first breaking in July 2017.
Michele shared a photo of her gorgeous engagement ring on her social media accounts on Saturday, along with the simple caption, "Yes 💍":, Reich had the engagement ring designed especially for Michele by Leor Yerushalmi and The Jewelers of Las Vegas.
Three years later, she released her second studio album, Places (2017), which debuted at number 28 on the Billboard 200.
Michele has also published two books, Brunette Ambition (2014) and You First: Journal Your Way To Your Best Life (2015).
Reich, a Philadelphia native, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Wharton School.
She earned three Grammy Award nominations for music she recorded for Glee, also spawning multiple hits on the Billboard charts.
She subsequently starred as Hester Ulrich on the Fox series Scream Queens (2015–2016) and as Valentina Barella on the ABC sitcom The Mayor (2017).
Michele started using her middle name at an early age.
When she went on her first audition, for the role of Young Cosette in Les Misérables, she gave her name as Lea Michele, and has used it professionally ever since.