'Friday Night Lights' Star Zach Gilford Is Engaged

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Does Grandma Saracen know about this?!

Zach Gilford, who starred on "Friday Night Lights" as lovably shy quarterback Matthew Saracen, is engaged.

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The actor, 29, recently proposed to girlfriend Kiele Sanchez, according to Us Weekly.

"They are both very happy," a source reportedly told the mag of the charming couple.

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Zach and Kiele, 35, who once played Nikki Fernandez on "Lost," met in Chicago last spring
while filming the pilot for the one-time ABC project, "Matadors."

Kiele currently stars on A&E's crime drama "The Glades," while Zach's latest film, "Answers to Nothing" - which also stars Dane Cook, Julie Benz and Barbara Hershey - hits theaters on Friday.

A rep for Zach declined comment on the reported engagement when contacted by Access Hollywood on Thursday.

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