Pop Crooner Connick Pops Question to Girlfriend, No Wedding Date Set
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Pop crooner Harry Connick Jr. has popped the question to steady girlfriend, lingerie model-video director Jill Goodacre, but the two have not set a date.
Connick, 24, interrupted a weekend performance at the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, Colo., to tell the audience the news. Ms. Goodacre, who is in her late 20s, is a model frequently seen in Victoria’s Secret catalogs.
The couple appeared Monday on ″Entertainment Tonight,″ with Ms. Goodacre showing off her emerald-cut diamond engagement ring.
Most recently Ms. Goodacre has directed Connick’s music videos.
″We get along great,″ Connick said on the syndicated program. ″I’ve never had a director that I’m this much in love with.″
Replied Ms. Goodacre, ″He’s the most romantic man in the world.″
Connick said the wedding will be ″in about a year or so.″