'Real Housewives' star Kelly Dodd engaged to Fox News' Rick Leventhal

"Real Housewives of Orange County" star Kelly Dodd and Fox News correspondent Rick Leventhal are engaged!

Dodd, 44, announced the news on her Instagram account minutes after Leventhal popped the question at his apartment in New York City on Wednesday night.

"I can’t believe I just got engaged!!" she captioned a selfie in which she showed off her ring. "@rickleventhal you are my Prince and my dream come true!!! #love #engaged #myprince"

"I'm beyond excited for our future together," Dodd told People exclusively. "Rick is my best friend. My partner in crime. I’m so in love. I can’t believe this happened to me. I feel like I just won the lottery. He said this amazing speech about our love and then got down on one knee and pulled out this giant ring. I couldn't believe it!"

"I feel like the luckiest guy on earth," Leventhal, 59, added. 

The couple told the outlet that they're eyeing October 22, 2020 as their wedding date.

Dodd and Leventhal met this past summer during a party in the Hamptons after being introduced by mutual friend, "Real Housewives of New York City" star Ramona Singer. Since, they've embarked on a whirlwind romance that's been documented all over social media.

Their meet-cute came on the heels of Dodd's previous relationship with plastic surgeon Brian Reagan, which ended in allegations of infidelity (which he has denied). Before that, the reality star was married to Michael Dodd, with whom she shares a daughter, Jolie, who routinely appears on "RHOC."

Leventhal was briefly married to professional poker player Beth Shak. They divorced after less than a year of marriage in 2017.

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WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Episode 16173 -- Pictured: Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 31: Kelly Dodd and Rick Leventhal celebrates Halloween with specialty Ketel One cocktails at The Garden of Good and Evil hosted by Ketel One Vodka and The Fleur Room on October 31, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Ketel One Family Made Vodka)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Episode 16173 -- Pictured: (l-r) Rick Leventhal, Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Episode 16148 -- Pictured: Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Episode 16148 -- Pictured: Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 30: EXCLUSIVE Kelly Dodd and Cynthia Bailey pose outside the Long Hall Tarven on their way to the World Pride Parade on June 30, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Myrna M. Suarez/Getty Images)
THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ORANGE COUNTY -- Episode 1402 -- Pictured: Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Phillip Faraone/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 01: (L-R) Gina Kirschenheiter, Kelly Dodd, Shannon Beador and Tamra Judge attend the House of Sillage Holiday Boutique Launch event at House of Sillage on November 01, 2018 in Costa Mesa, California. (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)
THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ORANGE COUNTY -- "Reunion" -- Pictured: (l-r) Gina KIrschenhelter, Kelly Dodd, Tamra Judge -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
DAILY POP -- Episode 181009 -- Pictured: (l-r) Real Housewife Kelly Dodd poses for a photograph on set -- (Photo by: Aaron Poole/E! Entertainment/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN -- Pictured: Kelly Dodd -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
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