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Miley Cyrus engaged to "The Hunger Games" star Liam Hemsworth


Actors Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus arrive to the premiere of "The Hunger Games" at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on March 12, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)


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American actress and singer Miley Cyrus is engaged to her boyfriend of three years, "The Hunger Games" star Liam Hemsworth, People magazine reported Wednesday.

The 22-year-old Australian actor met Cyrus, who is 19, while shooting "The Last Song" together in 2009. He proposed on May 31 with a 3.5-carat diamond ring from jeweler Neil Lane, according to People magazine.

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According to Lane, the cushion-cut ring is handcrafted in 18-karat gold with intricately carved diamond floral motifs in an art nouveau pattern. The center stone dates back to the late 19th century.

“It was hand-cut around 1880 or 1890 and it’s unique and in its original form,” Lane told People magazine. “At that time no two diamonds were alike, as they were all hand-cut, so it’s fascinating to look at because it hasn’t been re-cut to look contemporary over the years. I find that really romantic.”

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Cyrus quickly took to Twitter to share how ecstatic she was, according to E! online.

"I love you more today than yesterday but I love you less today than I will tomorrow," she wrote, adding, "life is beautiful."

Shortly after, the pop star also gave props to her fans: "thank you for all the love today :) I'm happy to share this news with you all. I feel like all my dreams are coming true. have a great day."

Cyrus is in the studio working on a new album, while Hemsworth is currently filming "Empire State" in New Orleans, according to People magazine.