updated 08/20/2011 AT 4:00 PM ET
•originally published 08/20/2011 AT 4:45 PM ET
Former Scrubs star Donald Faison and longtime girlfriend Cacee Cobb are engaged, PEOPLE has confirmed.
The news was first spread by Faison’s Scrubs costar Zach Braff, who Tweeted: “Congrats to @donald_faison and @caceecobb on their engagement. Just wish I was there to run around you both with sparklers.”
For his part, Faison Tweeted Friday night, “If you like it then you better put a Ring on it. Beyonce,” with Cobb replying, “If she likes it then she better say YES!!”
Faison, 37, was married once before and has a child, a son, from a previous relationship.
Cobb, 33, is a pal of and a former personal assistant to Jessica Simpson, with whom she costarred on The Price of Beauty. Cobb was also on Newlyweds.