"Glee" Star Jane Lynch is Engaged

Jane Lynch, a cast member in the television series "Glee," arrives at the "Glee" Spring Premiere Soiree in Los Angeles, Monday, April 12, 2010.

"Glee" star Jane Lynch is engaged to her longtime girlfriend, psychologist Lara Embry, the actress confirmed Monday.

Lynch, who plays sharp-tongued cheerleading coach Sue Sylverster on the popular Fox musical comedy series, told People magazine at the "Glee" mid-season premiere party in Los Angeles that she's "thrilled" about the engagement.

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"It's really great. I never thought that this is something I wanted," she continued. "It's just the greatest thrill in the world to find somebody that you want to be with every day."

No date for the wedding has been announced.


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