Heather Locklear gets engaged to Melrose Place co-star Jack Wagner

The Melrose Place star, who turns 50 in September, has been in a relationship with actor Jack Wagner, 51, since 2007, shortly after her divorce from Bon Jovi rocker, Richie Sambora, the father of her 13-year-old daughter Ava Elizabeth.

Longtime friends, both actors had co-starred in the series Melrose Place, which made ​​the the actress famous in the 1990s, in which they played the characters Amanda Woodward and Peter Burns.

This will be the third marriage for Locklear who was also married to rocker Tommy Lee from 1986 to 1993.

The news isn’t surprising given that a friend of the couple told People in 2009: “She’s in it for the long haul with Jack.”