SOUL FOOD co-stars Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Parker have announced their engagement.

Kodjoe, 31, proposed to Parker, 33, on 20 June (04) in his hometown of Freiburg, Germany, says publicist ALEJANDRA CRISTINA, who adds that they plan to marry next spring (05).

The couple met on the set of hit SHOWTIME series Soul Food, a spin-off of the 1997 movie which starred Vanessa Williams and Vivica A Fox and which recently ended after five seasons.

They both appeared alongside Taye Diggs, Sanaa Lathan and Mos Def in the film Brown Sugar and will next star in the sitcom SECOND TIME AROUND, which will air in America this autumn (04).

30/06/2004 02:51