Celebrity weddings, engagements of 2012

Slideshow posted in Photos | Tuesday, January 03, 2012

49 of 192: British actress Keira Knightley is engaged to the Klaxons rocker James Righton, the actress' publicist confirmed on May 25.

The 27-year-old actress has been dating Righton, who sings and plays keyboards in the rock band, since early 2011.

Knightley previously dated actor Rupert Friend for five years before parting ways in December 2010.

Knightley rose to fame after appearing in the 2002 film, "Bend It Like Beckham." She has since appeared in three "Pirates of the Caribbean" movies, "Love Actually," "Atonement," "Never Let Me Go" and "Last Night."

(Pictured: Keira Knightley appears in a scene from the 2010 film, 'Last Night.' / James Righton appears in a photo posted on the Klaxons' official Facebook page on September 28, 2010.) (Focus Features / Facebook.com/klaxons)