Celeb news: Alec Baldwin gets engaged

30 Rock star Alec Baldwin has asked his girlfriend, Hilaria Thomas, to marry him.

Baldwin’s spokesperson confirmed the 54-year-old’s engagement to the 26-year-old yoga teacher saying: “Alec proposed to Hilaria this weekend and we’re all excited for the newly-engaged couple. Alec’s birthday is tomorrow. Great way to celebrate!”

After the engagement was announced, Balwin took to Twitter to slam a pair of reporters who turned up at his fiance’s yoga school for a story.

He wrote:

Baldwin was previously married to actress Kim Basinger, 58, from 1993 to 2002. They have a 16-year-old daughter, Ireland