Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2013
Amidst statements from the media about comedian and actor, Jason Sudeikis, proposing to girlfriend Olivia Wilde, Wilde took to her Twitter account on Sunday to confirm reports of her engagement to Sudeikis.
The proposal came just after the holidays. Wilde is currently in Rome filming a new movie, The Third Person, where the 28-year-old actress was spotted donning her engagement ring just one day after her Twitter announcement (http://www.eonline.com/news/378367/olivia-wilde-shows-off-engagement-ring-from-jason-sudeikis-see-the-pic). No date has been announced. Wilde and Sudeikis have been dating since November 2011 and are currently living together. Her new fiancé, Sudeikis, is an actor on the popular comedy TV show, Saturday Night Live.
More and more coupes are using social media as a way to announce their engagements. This includes YouTube videos, changing their relationship status on Facebook, Instagram photos of the engagement, and Twitter posts as Olivia Wilde did. Between family, friends, coworkers, and everyone else involved in the couple's lives, using social media to make the big announcement ensures that everyone is their networks hears about their news. In addition, social media is a great way to keep friends and family updated throughout the wedding planning process.
“Marriage is a beautiful thing, and we sincerely congratulate Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis on their recent engagement,” said Brett Reynolds, CEO of Wedding.com. “Their announcement via Twitter shows the extent at which social media is changing how couples share exciting news about their wedding day.”
Olivia Wilde was married once before for eight years to Tao Ruspoli, an Italian prince and filmmaker.
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