It’s officia (almost)l!! BooBoo Kitty is engaged to one of Lucious Lyon’s bi-polar son!
Grace Gealey and Trai Byers, the actors who play BooBoo Kitty and Andre Lyons respectively on the Fox hit series EMPIRE, are well on the way to building their own empire now that they’ve decided to become engaged.
Details about the couple’s happy news + photos below…
After what appears to be a whirlwind romance, Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are getting married!!
The stars of Fox’s hit series Empire are engaged, E! News confirms. Byers, 33, threw a surprise birthday party for Gealey, 31, at Chicago restaurant Kinmont Sunday night. “She thought it would just be the two of them going to dinner, but when they got there, he had arranged a party for about 20 of her friends and family members to surprise her,” a source says. Gealey was seen wearing a diamond ring at dinner.
The beautiful and talented birthday girl was fêted by several of her Empire co-stars, including Kaitlin Doubleday, Gabourey Sidibe and Jussie Smollett.
“They are definitely going strong,” a source says of the future spouses. “They make a really cute couple.”
Romance rumors began swirling in the springtime, but neither Gealey nor Byers have discussed their romance in press interviews. (source)
Byers posted the following via Instagram after he popped the question as the couple celebrated Gealey’s birthday with family and friends.
Congrats to the cute couple on their engagement!