Hayden Panettiere Confirms Her Engagement To Heavyweight Boxer Wladimir Klitschko

American actress Hayden Panettiere confirmed her engagement today (Oct 9th) in an appearance on 'Live with Kelly and Michael'.

The 'Nashville' star has been wearing the huge diamond ring sporadically since April but she has only acknowledged the ring publically in the live television appearance.

The former 'Heroes' actress walked onto the talk show with huge a boa constrictor around her neck to scare the host, Michael Stahan, but that wasn't enough to distract his co-host from spotting the diamond ring.

"I'm sort of distracted, not just by the snake, but there's a very large diamond ring on your finger," Kelly Ripa said, "I'm not sure if you want to announce anything . does that signify anything, is that a promise of something?"

The 24 year-old first tried to act nonchalant, telling the hosts that it "might" mean something, "I mean, I think it speaks for itself" she added, hinting that it is in fact her engagement ring.

Kelly then directly asked "Are you engaged?" and Hayden replied, "Yes, I am". Confirming publically for the first time that she is the fiancé of Wladimir Klitschko (37).

E!News hired the services of Chris Capri of Capri Jewelry Inc to provide details on the ring. Capri estimates the ring is worth $500,000 and the diamond is around 6 carats.

He could not trace the brand but could identify the specifics of the ring, "the diamond is an emerald cut, which automatically requires a very high clarity grade," Chris explains. "The ring looks to be rose gold with a split-shank setting."

The couple first met in 2009 at a book party and dated for two years before splitting up but they reconciled this April (2013). Hayden also said in the interview that they have not been able to set a date due to both individuals' busy schedules.

hayden panettiere
Hayden Panettiere confirmed her engagement to Wladimir on live televison

wladimir klitschko
Wladimir met Hayden in 2009 at a book party


Contactmusic

Tags: Hayden Panettiere

Advertisement

More Hayden Panettiere

Hayden Panettiere, Glowing In Silver At Emmys, Reveals She's Expecting A Girl [Pictures]

Hayden Panettiere looked radiant at the Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 on Monday evening (25th August). The 25-year-old announced she was expecting her first child with...

Hayden Panettiere, At Primetime Emmys, Reveals Pregnancy Cravings & Her Baby's Gender

Hayden Panettiere showed off her baby bump whilst at the Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 on Monday (25th August). Whilst discussing her pregnancy, including her cravings,...

Hayden Panettiere Pregnant With Wladimir Klitschko's Baby: A Look At Their Love Story

Nashville actress Hayden Panettiere is expecting her first child with fiancé Wladimir Klitschko. People magazine reported the happy news, although Panettiere is yet to officially...

Hayden Panettiere And Boxing Star Wladimir Klitschko Expecting First Child Togther

Hayden Penettiere is going to become a mother! The 24 year-old actress is reportedly pregnant with her, and fiancé Wladimir Klitschko's, first child, according to...

Advertisement

Hayden Panettiere Pregnant: Who Is Mr. Wladimir Klitschko?

Hayden Panettiere and her fiancé Wladimir Klitschko are said to be expecting a child together. The Nashville actress and the Ukrainian boxer got engaged last...

Michelle Obama Joins Cast of ABC Drama 'Nashville'

Michelle Obama is set to make a cameo appearance on American musical drama 'Nashville', next month. The First Lady will make a cameo appearance as...

First Lady Michelle Obama Is Coming To Nashville Ahead Of Season Finale

First Lady Michelle Obama will be giving the presidential seal of approval to ABC’s hit country music drama ‘Nashville’ by making a guest appearance on...

Hayden Panettiere Talks Ukrainian Political Unrest - Oh, And Wedding Gowns

Hayden Panettiere may have gotten a “very sweet and simple and genuine” proposal from her now fiancé, boxer Wladimir Klitschko, but that doesn’t mean she...

Advertisement

Comments

Hayden Panettiere Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Hayden Panettiere

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All