Keira Knightley is engaged to musician James Righton

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: Actress Keira Knightley attends the "A Dangerous Method" UK Gala film premiere at The Mayfair Hotel on January 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images) Gareth Cattermole

Keira Knightley attends the "A Dangerous Method" U.K. gala film premiere on Jan. 31, 2012, in London.
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(CBS/AP) LONDON - Actress Keira Knightley is engaged.

The Oscar-nominated 27-year-old, whose film credits include "Bend It Like Beckham," "Pride and Prejudice," "A Dangerous Method" and the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films, is to marry musician James Righton.

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Publicist Sara Keene Friday confirmed the news on Friday. She says she does not have further details about the wedding plans.

Righton is a keyboardist for the Klaxons.

The couple started dating early last year.

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