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Matthew McConaughey Proposed to Mother of His Children

December 26, 2011 (4:55 pm) GMT
The 'Lincoln Lawyer' actor who remained coy about getting married has asked Brazilian model Camila Alves' hand in marriage.
Camila Alves, Matthew McConaughey

People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive" for 2005, , is ready to settle down. The star of upcoming film "" has proposed to longtime girlfriend and mother of his children, .

McConaughey popped the question just in time for Christmas. He posted the news of their engagement on Twitter and included a photo of them kissing. "Just asked Camila to marry me," he wrote on Sunday, December 25. "Merry Christmas."

Alves, a model from Brazil, met the Hollywood hunk at a bar in Los Angeles in 2006. They started dating that year and have two children, son Levi and daughter Vida in 2008 and 2010 respectively. "I found the woman... I wanna make a family with, hopefully live our life out together," he told Esquire earlier this year.

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