Jennifer Love Hewitt sets wedding deadline
Jennifer Love Hewitt has given her boyfriend Jamie Kennedy 12 months to ask her to marry him
Jennifer Love Hewitt has told her boyfriend to propose within the next year.
The 'Ghost Whisperer' actress - who split from fiance Ross McCall last year - is keen to tie the knot with co-star Jamie Kennedy and his given him a deadline for popping the question.
She told US radio programme 104.7 FM's Johnjay and Rich Show: "A timeline? By this time next year, if we're not planning something, then there's a situation."
Jennifer denied reports the couple - who began dating earlier this year - had already got engaged after they were spotted at a Las Vegas jewellers buying a small ring.
She said: "A rumour has come out that Jamie and I supposedly got engaged. He was like, 'No, no, no. That's not true!'
"I was like, 'God, would that be the worst thing in the world?! Excuse me, but just for a second, there's a line of people who would probably be OK with that.' "
Jennifer has previously spoken about her love for Jamie, 39, claiming he makes her the happiest she has ever been.
She has said: "We just make each other laugh and we're best friends. Even though we haven't been together for very long we are very much alike.
"The fact he is so hilarious is what makes this relationship work. When you're really funny, there's nothing really bad that can happen. He is a realist and I am a dreamer."