Courteney Cox: Fiancé Johnny McDaid Is a 'Beautiful, Sensitive, Loving Person'

As Courteney Cox held court on the red carpet for her new film, Just Before I Go, her fiancé, Johnny McDaid, doted not just on her but also on her daughter Coco.

“He’s a very sensitive soul,” Cox told PEOPLE at the ArcLight Hollywood on Monday. She knew that McDaid, 38, was the one for her “when I knew that this was just who he is, that he was just a beautiful, sensitive, loving person with a wonderful family, with a beautiful set of friends. Then I was like, ‘This is for real!’ ”

Courteney Cox Tells How Her Daughter Almost (Adorably) Spoiled Her Engagement

Marriage proposals are always a little tricker when you have a 10-year-old involved in the planning.

Case in point: Courteney Cox’s recent engagement to Snow Patrol rocker Johnny McDaid.

Inside Courteney Cox's Engagement Joy: Friends Are 'All Over the Moon'

Love looks good on Courteney Cox – and so does 50.

After celebrating her milestone birthday June 15 in a teeny-tiny black bikini during a beach getaway, the Cougar Town actress had another big reason to celebrate: her engagement to Snow Patrol rocker Johnny McDaid.

Courteney Cox and Boyfriend Johnny McDaid Attend David Arquette's Sold Premiere

A family birthday and an important cause helped David Arquette reunite his family – including ex-wife Courteney Cox – at a Hollywood premiere Tuesday night.

Arquette, 42, stars in the new indie film Sold, which sheds light on the horrors of the global sex-trafficking trade.

Courteney Cox Celebrates Her 49th Birthday with Coco Arquette, Busy Philipps & More

Happy birthday Courteney Cox!

The Cougar Town actress celebrated her 49th birthday in Santa Monica, Calif., on Sunday at restaurant Giorgio Baldi with a little help from her famous friends and 9-year-old daughter, Coco Arquette.

Cox shared a photo with Coco, whose father is Cox’s ex-husband David Arquette, on Twitter, writing “Every birthday is perfect with my favorite girl.”

David Arquette: Courteney Cox Is Incredible and I Love Her

David Arquette and Courteney Cox may be in the middle of a divorce, but you’d never know it by the way they speak about each other.

Following Cox’s confession on The Ellen DeGeneres show last week – “He’s my best friend in the world,” she said, “I love him” – Arquette, 41, says the feeling is mutual.

David Arquette Loves Acting with Courteney Cox

David Arquette may have moved on from his marriage, but he hasn’t left his relationship with Courteney Cox behind.

The actor will be appearing on Cougar Town’s upcoming season finale, and there was joy in the familiar.

“It’s great to act with Courteney,” he told PEOPLE at Thursday’s Women in Media dinner hosted by the Creative Coalition in Washington, D.C. “I love it. We met on a set, and it’s great to revisit that.”