Lindsay Lohan Announces Engagement to Bader Shammas

Lindsay Lohan is engaged! It appears that the Parent Trap star had a lot to be thankful for over Thanksgiving weekend when she announced her engagement to Bader Shammas.

Here’s everything we know so far about Lohan’s engagement.

Lindsay Lohan announced her engagement to Bader Shammas 

On Sunday, Nov. 28, Lohan shared the news of her engagement on Instagram. A series of four photos shows Lohan, looking very happy and loved-up, with Bader Shammas. In each of the photos, a big, square-cut diamond ring is clearly visible on Lohan’s left hand. 

She captioned the images, “My love. My life. My family. My future. @bader.shammas #love 💍”

According to People, Shammas is the Assistant Vice President at Credit Suisse in Dubai. Lohan has been living in Dubai for several years and was even rumored to be a cast member of the upcoming Bravo show The Real Housewives of Dubai. Lohan and Shammas have been dating for about two years. 

Fans congratulated Lindsay Lohan on her engagement to Bader Shammas

Lohan, who will be launching her own podcast soon, has turned off the comments section of her Instagram post announcing that she is engaged. But fans can still leave comments on her Twitter post. 

“Congratulations Lindsay,” one fan tweeted. “You deserve to be happy and the opportunity of demonstrate that you are a good actress and singer, I want you make a new album, take care of yourself.” Another fan tweeted, “Good luck in marriage, Lilo. Happiness is never a bad thing.”

Actor and model Jonathan Bennett, who played Lohan’s love interest in the iconic 2004 film Mean Girls, dedicated an Instagram post to his friend’s engagement. 

Bennett, who got engaged to Jaymes Vaughan in 2020, posted a collage of photos in honor of Lohan. The first is a scene from Mean Girls showing Bennett and Lohan together. The second is a photo of Lohan and Shammas from her Instagram engagement announcement, and the third shows Bennett and Vaughan showing off their rings. Bennett wrote, “How it started. VS. How it’s going!” with an engagement ring emoji over the photos. The Mean Girls actor also wrote a heartfelt caption congratulating his former co-star.

Lindsay Lohan poses for the camera at an event.
Lindsay Lohan | Santiago Felipe/Getty Images

This isn’t the first time the movie star has been engaged

As Lohan’s fans congratulate her on her upcoming nuptials, they might remember that this isn’t the first time the Freaky Friday star has been engaged. 

She was previously engaged to London-based Russian millionaire Egor Tarabasov in 2016. Tarabasov owns the real estate agency Home House Estates. The couple split acrimoniously in 2017. Lohan accused Tarabasov of physical abuse, while he claimed she stole £24,000 worth of his belongings.

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