Sharlto Copley and Tanit Phoenix engaged

Sharlto and Tanit are engaged (Social Media, Supplied)
Sharlto and Tanit are engaged (Social Media, Supplied)

Johannesburg - Local star turned Hollywoood celebrity, Sharlto Copley and his model girlfriend, Tanit Phoenix are engaged!

The couple, who have been dating for a few years, have been very open about their love for each other.

Sharlto, of District 9 fame (Who can ever forget 'Jou Fokken Prawn') The A-Team and Elysium now lives in L.A with Tanit.

Both born and bred in SA, the couple often return to South Africa for holiday.

Tanit, who is proudly vegan, posted this snap on Instagram, confirming what sources had told us earlier.

"They are mad for each other. Really. He goes with her on shoots. She follows him on his press tours. They are just so good together," says a source.

Congrats!