Mark Wahlberg - Chris O' Dowd Found Fiancee On Facebook

Chris O' Dowd met his fiancee on Facebook.

The 'Bridesmaids' star - who popped the question to presenter and documentary filmmaker Dawn Porter on Boxing Day (26.12.11) during a trip to the island of Guernsey - approached the TV star via the social networking website after a mutual friend suggested they make contact with one another three years ago.

Dawn exclusively told BANG Showbiz: "Chris introduced himself to me on Facebook. A mutual friend had told him to get in touch while I was living in Los Angeles and he was in LA and then I invited him to my 30th birthday party, and it was there that we met."

Dawn also revealed one of the things she loves most about the 32-year-old actor is that he is romantic but not over the top.

Speaking about the proposal, she said: ""Chris is very romantic. But he's also not showy, and the proposal wasn't showy, so that was nice. It wasn't a funny thing, he was asking me to spend the rest of my life with him, which is quite a serious question, so for once he was being quite serious."

With a little help from Andrex, Dawn has embarked on a campaign to convert as many people to Andrex Washlets as possible. Check out how Dawn got on with her Clean Campaign by watching her advertorial mini episodes on Channel 4.

For more on Dawn's journey and to take your own challenge, check out www.facebook.com/cleancampaign.


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