The Inbetweeners cast
Simon Bird proposes to girlfriend The Fan Carpet

'The Inbetweeners' actor, Simon Bird is to marry his long-time girlfriend Lisa Owens after popping the question in during a romantic getaway to Paris.

According to the Sun, the 27-year-old film and TV star, who plays Will McKenzie in hit E4 comedy TV series even got down on one knee to do the honours.

Lisa was reportedly brought to tears before she accepted the proposal.

A source told the Sun: 'They went for dinner and he asked her to marry him. Lisa immediately said, 'Yes'. They are looking forward to spending the rest of their lives together.'

The couple first met at Cambridge University, when the star performed a skit alongside Joe Thomas, who plays Simon Cooper in the series.