Engaged! Sharlto Copley pops the question and Tanit says yes

By admin
19 July 2015

Sharlto Copley and Tanit Phoenix set to tie the knot.

Finally! District 9 actor Sharlto Copley (41) asked his SA model girlfriend, Tanit Phoenix, to marry him.

"I said Yes," Tanit wrote on Facebook.

Both Tanit and Sharlto posted this pic to their social media accounts to announce their engagement. PHOTO: FACEBOOK Both Tanit and Sharlto posted this pic to their social media accounts to announce their engagement. PHOTO: FACEBOOK

The South African actor, better known for his role as Wikus van der Merwe in the hit film District 9, also boasted about his excitement on social media.

"She said 'Yes'," Sharlto, who recently starred in Disney's Maleficent opposite Angelina Jolie, wrote on Facebook.

The couple, who have been dating since 2012, only had eyes for one another while holidaying in Maui, Hawaii earlier this year, the Daily Mail reported.

In this pic, posted earlier this month, Tanit seems to be wearing an engagement ring. PHOTO: FACEBOOK In this pic, posted earlier this month, Tanit seems to be wearing an engagement ring already. PHOTO: FACEBOOK

The two currently live in LA, but here's hoping they tie the knot in SA.

They had a loved-up moment at Wimbledon this year. PHOTO: FACEBOOK They had a loved-up moment at Wimbledon this year. PHOTO: FACEBOOK

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