Actor Cynthia Nixon (L) and partner Christine Mariononi attend HBO's Post Primetime Emmy Awards Reception at the Pacific Design Center on September 21, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images North America)
At last night's Love, Peace and Marriage Equality rally in New York, Sex and the City
actress Cynthia Nixon announced she's engaged to her girlfriend of six years, Christine Marinoni
. Cynthia and Christine with the kids.
Nixon wore her engagement ring to the event, which was held to support governor David Paterson
's bill legalizing same-sex marriage -- appropriate, since Marinoni works as a civil rights and education activist. There, Cynthia spilled the good news to the audience.
Nixon and Marinoni have been dating since 2003, after Cynthia split from English professor Danny Mozes. She and Mozes share custody of their two children, 12-year-old Samantha and six-year-old Charles.
Nixon and the rest of the SATC
gang are set to start filming the movie's sequel this summer.See more pictures of Cynthia and Christine (click any photo):
Source: E! News