by Seyi Lawal
Hannah Montana star, Miley Cyrus,19, has announced her engagement to Liam Hemsworth, 22, her film actor boyfriend.
Cyrus told People magazine after the engagement that she was so excited and looked forward to a life of happiness with Hemsworth. She also tweeted: “Life is beautiful.”
Liam Hemsworth starred in this year’s blockbuster, Hunger Games, and proposed with a 3.5-carat diamond ring from jeweler Neil Lane on May 31. The Australian began his career acting in Neighbours playing wheelchair-bound Josh Taylor before trying his luck in Hollywood. “What happened happened and we’ve been together since. She makes me really happy,” he said.
The couple met while working on the romantic drama, The Last Song in 2009, they split briefly in 2010, and then got back together.
Cyrus had previously dated Nick Jonas and model Justin Gaston.