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Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade announce engagement on Instagram

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Gabrielle Union, the Being Mary Jane star, and 6'4" beau, Dwyane Wade, NBA Champion, are no secret to romantic Hollywood love, and now after a 4-year romance, are getting married, according to Us Magazine.

The couple announced their engagement on Saturday, Dec. 21, by sharing a photo of the engagement ring on Instagram.

"Sooooo this happened...#Yessss," the 40-year-old actress wrote via Instagram. Alongside the caption, Union shared the gorgeous engagement ring the Miami Heat basketball player presented to her when he popped the question. Wade added: "She said YES!!!"

The Think Like A Man Too star and Wade, 31, shared an intimate snapshot of the bride-to-be placing her hand in her new fiancé's. Wade gave Union a beautiful 8.5-carat cushion cut diamond ring made by Jason of Beverly Hills.

The announcement comes on the hills of Dwyane’s best friend, Miami Heat’s MVP, LeBron James' marriage to longtime girlfriend Savannah Brinson September 2013.

Dwyane told Oprah: "She makes my eyes sparkle," on Oprah's Next Chapter last summer. (Gabrielle helps Wades son with homework). He added: "And at that time my heart is smiling a little bigger that day because I know her love is deeper than just me."

Both superstars have been married once. Wade has two sons from a previous marriage and is author of "A Father First: How My Life Became Bigger Than Basketball."

Congratulations to Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union!



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