British actor Sam Riley is to marry German actress Alexandra Maria Lara.
The Reader star accepted Riley's proposal at Christmas (Dec08), according to the actress' representative.
The spokesperson tells German publication Bunte, "It's true, the two have gotten engaged, it happened around Christmas time and both are very happy."
The couple met on the set of highly-acclaimed Joy Division biopic Control in 2007. Riley portrayed the band's frontman Ian Curtis, while Lara played journalist Annik Honore.