Evan Ross, left, and Ashlee Simpson announced their engagement Monday on Twitter. Ross is the son of Motown singer and Detroit native Diana Ross. (Richard Shotwell / Invision/AP)
New York— Ashlee Simpson is ready to give marriage another try.
The actress and singer is engaged to boyfriend Evan Ross, the son of Motown singer and Detroit native Diana Ross. The pair announced the news Monday on Twitter and it was confirmed by Simpson’s publicist, Janet Ringwood.
Twenty-nine year old Simpson and 25-year-old Ross went public as a couple last summer. Simpson was previously married to Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz. They have a 5-year-old son, Bronx.
Evan Ross is an actor who will appear in the final two film installments of “The Hunger Games.”