Big Brother stars Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson are engaged!
The couple met last summer on the hit CBS reality show, made it official the day before Valentine’s Day. Nickson and his ladylove were on a hike through Runyon Canyon in Los Angeles, when he surprised her by dropping to one knee. The entire proposal was captured on film, which they both later posted to social media.
Nickson ran ahead of Graf on their run so he could prepare for the important moment. He informed his Instagram followers of his every move, explaining he had the ring, his love and was running ahead so he could ask her to be his wife.
I found my true love, I got the ring, only one thing left to do.............. Thank the Lord, thank you to everyone who prayed for us, thank you BB for casting us so we could meet, thank you Joey Hamra @hamradiamonds in NYC for helping me design the perfect ring, thank you Lori for helping keeping it a secret since I’m with Jess every waking moment, thank you to my sisters and mom and dad for making Jess family... we are blessed
Yes, the former Marine was on one knee when Graf made it to the top of the hill. His proposal comes a little over a week before fans find out if the two of them took home the $1 million grand prize on The Amazing Race.
After she said yes, Graf used Instagram to express how excited she was her boyfriend of a little over six months was going to be her husband.
“On Tuesday, February 13th my best friend asked me to marry him. He’s made my dreams come true every day since we met! I love you + there’s no one else in the world for me. You’re my person and I thank God for you coming into my life! We were trying to keep it under wraps until we could tell our families but you guys beat us to it! Lol Thank you to Joey Hamra from Hamra Diamonds for helping my FIANCÉ design my dream ring!! I’m a happy happy girl!” shared the bride to be.
Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson were two of the most hated people ever on Big Brother. It was the two of them against the rest of the house. However, there love was strong and they endured everything the house threw their way.
Once outside the confines of life in front of a camera 24/7, their bond grew even more. Their showmance is considered one of the greatest in the show's history. Plus now they join only a hand full of couples that met on the show that actually stayed together and got married.