Jimmy Kimmel Engaged to Molly McNearney

by | August 15, 2012 at 12:05 PM | Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Late-Night Host Jimmy Kimmel and Molly McNearney (Photo: Alexandra Wyman/Getty Images)

Jimmy Kimmel is engaged to Molly McNearney, his girlfriend of three years, People reports.

The late-night host popped the question to McNearney, a co-head writer for his show “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” while they were on vacation in South Africa’s Kruger National Park.

This will be the first for McNearney, 34, and the second marriage for Kimmel, 44, who has two children with his first wife. The couple began dating in 2009.

Kimmel soon takes the stage for the primetime gig of hosting this year’s Emmy Awards on Sept. 23.

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