Hoosier John Mellencamp engaged to actress Meg Ryan

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Hoosier native John "Cougar" Mellencamp is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, actress Meg Ryan.

Ryan announced the engagement on Instagram Thursday, with the caption "ENGAGED!" and a drawing of the two of holding hands.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ENGAGED!

A post shared by Meg Ryan (@megryan) on

The two have dated on and off since 2011, according to People. This will be Mellencamp's fourth marriage.

Mellencamp got his first taste of success about 36 years ago. His album, American Fool, shot up the charts with the hit singles "Hurts So Good" and "Jack & Diane."

PREVIOUS | 35 years ago: John Cougar Mellencamp makes it big

Mellencamp is from Seymour, Indiana. He still lives and works in Bloomington.

MORE TOP STORIES | For 6th time in 3 days, driver hits kids at bus stop | 3 siblings hit, killed while waiting for bus in Fulton County | Crash involving horse trailer, dump truck slows I-70 traffic | Driver who killed 3 kids at bus stop didn't see bus lights | Thieves break into Indy homes in broad daylight

Top Trending Videos

Print this article Back to Top