Dot-Marie Jones, forty nine years old is engaged. She is an actress and retired athlete, best known for her role as gym teacher Shannon Beiste on (Glee). She proposed to her partner Bridgett Casteen on Friday, October 4, 2013. It happened near the Disneyland Resort’s Sleeping Beauty Castle in Anaheim, California.
Revealing the news at an Anaheim Gay Days event in the park, she told The Advocate,
“It’s the happiest day of my life.”
“I never thought I’d find somebody that is so loving and kind.”
This is Jones’ first trip down the aisle, and Casteen has been married before and has two children. Jones is also a fifteen-time world and 6-time national arm-wrestling champion.
“It’s the happiest day of my life,” the actress told The Advocate. “I never thought I’d find somebody that is so loving and kind.”