Romance is in the air for "The Mentalist's" Robin Tunney, as she announced her engagement to boyfriend Nicky Marmet on Tuesday (February 5).
The bride to be explained to US Weekly that the Christmas Day proposal was actually her nervous fiance's second attempt at popping the question.
She shared, "He'd made an earlier attempt at the beach in Bahia, but I had what I thought was Dengue Fever and I threw up over his shoulder when he was about to take the ring out. Mercifully, I recovered and was healthy enough to accept the second time."
The actress gushed about her rock, which was made with stones from Marmet's grandmother's engagement ring. "It means so much that it was his grandmother's. She had a long and happy marriage to his grandfather. I like to think it's good luck!"
This will be Ms. Tunney's second trip down the aisle. No date for the nuptials has been set, but check back with GossipCenter as details become available.