Dennis Quaid, 65, is 'ENGAGED to PhD student girlfriend Laura Savoie, 26' just five months after going public

Dennis Quaid, 65, has popped the question to his girlfriend, Laura Savoie, 26.   

The Parent Trap actor became engaged the PhD student, who is more than half his age, just five months after going public, according to Us Weekly

Mail Online has reached out to Dennis' representatives for further comment.  

The couple were just pictured enjoying a romantic getaway to Hawaii on Friday, where they were seen about to go paddle boarding together.  

She said yes! Dennis Quaid, 65, has popped the question to his girlfriend, Laura Savoie, 26

She said yes! Dennis Quaid, 65, has popped the question to his girlfriend, Laura Savoie, 26

Dennis' new romance with the student comes after he finalized his third divorce in August 2018.  

The Parent Trap star was first pictured with Laura in May before they enjoyed a romantic trip to Italy together over the summer in August. 

Before the student, Dennis was dating 32-year-old model, Santa Auzina - following his split from wife, Kimberly Quaid [nee: Buffington], 46. They were last pictured together in December 2018. 

Fast love: The Parent Trap star was first pictured with Laura in May before they enjoyed a romantic trip to Italy together over the summer in August

Fast love: The Parent Trap star was first pictured with Laura in May before they enjoyed a romantic trip to Italy together over the summer in August 

Over: Dennis and Kimberly were first married in 2004 before they officially called it quits in 2016

Over: Dennis and Kimberly were first married in 2004 before they officially called it quits in 2016

Dennis and Kimberly were first married in 2004 before they officially called it quits in 2016. 

Kimberly was the one to file for divorce and cited 'irreconcilable differences' as the reasoning. 

According to court documents obtained at the time, she requested spousal support as well. The pair share joint custody of their 11-year-old twins, Thomas Boone and Zoe Grace, but Kimberly was reported 75 per cent of their time.  

Prior to the final split, the pair had previously separated and filed for divorce in 2012 and 2013. 

As for Laura, she was previously in a high profile relationship with Entourage star, Jeremy Piven, 54, while she was an undergraduate at Los Angeles' Pepperdine University. 

The bride-to-be hails from St. Louis, Missouri, and is expected to graduate with her PhD from the University of Texas in Austin in 2021. 

A decade long love: Dennis' second marriage was to Meg Ryan, 57. The pair wed in 1991 and split ten years later in 2001 (pictured 1996)

A decade long love: Dennis' second marriage was to Meg Ryan, 57. The pair wed in 1991 and split ten years later in 2001 (pictured 1996) 

The Intruder star was awarded his Austin, Texas, home following his divorce from Kimberly - perhaps where he met Laura. 

Dennis' second marriage was to Meg Ryan, 57. The pair wed in 1991 and split ten years later in 2001. 

Together, they welcomed son, Jack Quaid, 27, born in 1992, who made his film debut as Marvel in The Hunger Games.

Meg announced her engagement to John Millencamp on November 8, 2018. The pair have been dating since 2010. 

Dennis was also married to German born American actress, Pamela Jayne Soles, 69. 

First-born: Meg Ryan and Dennis welcomed son, Jack Quaid, 27, born in 1992, who made his film debut as Marvel in The Hunger Games (pictured in 2017)

First-born: Meg Ryan and Dennis welcomed son, Jack Quaid, 27, born in 1992, who made his film debut as Marvel in The Hunger Games (pictured in 2017) 

 

Dennis Quaid 'engaged to girlfriend Laura Savoie'

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