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'Girls' Star Allison Williams Engaged to Boyfriend

February 27, 2014 (12:50 am) GMT
The actress, who plays Marnie on the hit HBO show, has previously revealed her intention to trade the limelight with family life.

"" star has more luck in love in real life. A representative confirmed that the 25-year-old actress got engaged to marry her boyfriend of three years, Ricky Van Veen.

Williams, daughter of NBC News anchor Brian Williams, met Van Veen through mutual friends. He's the co-founder of the popular site College Humor and was listed under Crain's New York's 40 Under 40 in 2012. When talking to in January, she revealed what her dad thought of Van Veen, saying, "He likes him a lot."

Earlier this month, Williams revealed in an interview with Glamour magazine her intention of settling down. "My goal is to create a career I can walk away from and become a mom," she said in the March issue. "I'd love to be a mom - and not have to bring my kids into my trailer. ...Or a balance [of both]. But you've [got to] call it on the fly to a certain extent."

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