Updated 09/27: Game of Thrones stars
After months of rumors and speculation, an official announcement has been published in the forthcoming marriages section of The Times newspaper. It reads: "Mr K.C Harington and Miss R.E Leslie—The engagement is announced between Kit, younger son of David and Deborah Harington of Worcestershire, and Rose, middle daughter of Sebastian and Candy Leslie of Aberdeenshire."
The pair met on the hit HBO show in 2012, but only made their public debut as a couple at last year's Olivier Awards.
Original Story 09/26: Game of Thrones stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are reportedly engaged after Harington proposed over the summer.
The couple, who met on the hit HBO show in 2012, have apparently told friends and family the exciting news, but are yet to set a date. The latest reports compounds rumors that first emerged in July of the actor proposing to her over dinner, but reps for Harington and Leslie have yet to officially confirm or respond to the speculation.
Reflecting on falling for the 30-year-old actress while filming season two of Game of Thrones in Iceland, the actor told Vogue Italia: "Because the country is beautiful, because the Northern Lights are magical, and because it was there that I fell in love. If you're already attracted to someone, and then they play your love interest in the show, it's becomes very easy to fall in love." Aww.