Out actress Samira Wiley and Orange
is the New Black writer Lauren Morelli announced on Tuesday that
they are engaged.
Wiley, 29, is best known for playing
Poussey Washington in the Netflix original series Orange is the
In 2014, Morelli penned an op-ed in
which she explained that she realized that she is gay while working
on the series. She began a relationship with Wiley soon after she
divorced her husband.
Wiley announced her engagement on
social media, captioning a photo of herself wearing an engagement
ring with Morelli by her side with one word: “Yes.” On Twitter,
she added, “I'll do anything with this one.”
Wiley can also be seen on FX's You're
the Worst and Hulu's upcoming series adaptation of Margaret
Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale.