Riverdale’s Vanessa Morgan Is Engaged to Baseball Player Michael Kopech

vanessa morgan michael kopech engagedVanessa Morgan (L) and Michael Kopech attend The Hollywood Reporter and SAG-AFTRA Annual Nominees Night to celebrate Emmy Award contenders at Avra Beverly Hills Estiatorio on September 14, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Happy Engagement Day to Vanessa Morgan and Michael Kopech. The Riverdale actress is engaged to the baseball player, she revealed Wednesday, July 3.

Morgan took to Instagram to post a romantic photo from the swoon-worthy proposal, which took place in front of a roaring, tropical waterfall. “My Forever 😭💍❤,” she expressed.

Immediately Morgan’s co-stars reacted to the news with congratulatory comments with Camila Mendes commenting, “You’re kidding me!! Congrats beautiful.”


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My Forever 😭💍♥️

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Lili Reinhart added, “!!!!!!! So so happy for you!!!” Meanwhile, Madelaine Petsch had a heartfelt message for her pal. “Omggggg dying for this post 😭❤🌸 bestie’s getting married !!!!!!!” she exclaimed on social media. “I’m beyond happy for you my little babies.”

The couple started dating a year ago. Previously, Kopech—a pitcher for the Chicago White Sox—dated Brielle Biermann, daughter of Kim Zolciak-Biermann of the Real Housewives of Atlanta.

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