Posted by | Ray Cornelius

US Weekly is reporting that Empire stars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are engaged to be married. Reportedly, Byers surprised his “boo boo kitty” with an engagement ring on her 31st birthday in Chicago on Sunday, July 26.

“He surprised her on her birthday,” a source tells Us. “He popped the question and she was totally surprised and elated. She can’t stop looking at the ring! They celebrated all night.”

Byers posted photos of the celebration on his Instagram account with the following caption:

happy couple inside

“Had so much fun celebrating @gracegealey‘s life!! Happy Birthday to an exquisite human being! Thank you @kinmontchicago for hosting us. Amazing spot, wonderful food, UNFORGETTABLE night.”


Photo Credits: and Instagram/Trai Byers