Ashlee Simpson on New Year's Eve sported some ring-finger bling, prompting talk that she and Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz are engaged, says PageSix.com. Know what'd be funny? if he merely mouthed "Will you marry me?" while a prerecorded proposal played.... Rubenesque reality star Kim Kardashian and her footballer beau Reggie Bush have opted to tackle marriage, OK! reports.... San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom proposed to actress Jennifer Siebel, whose recent credits include a recurring gig on NBC's Life, over a weekend vacation in Hawaii.
Garret Dillahunt (Deadwood) has come on board Fox's midseason drama The Sarah Connor Chronicles, as a mysterious character named Cromartie.... Also from the Reporter, Jennifer Siebel (In the Valley of Elah) has been cast as the ex-wife of Damian Lewis' cop in NBC's Life.... Adam Rose (The Squid and the Whale) has been added to the CW's Aliens in America as a misfit pal of Justin's.... Paul Schulze (Mad Men) is joining NBC's Journeyman as an FBI agent.