molly mcnearney jimmy kimmel gi Jimmy Kimmel engaged to Molly McNearneyLate night host Jimmy Kimmel is getting hitched! Kimmel proposed to his girlfriend, Molly McNearney, while on vacation in South Africa, reports People magazine.

The “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” host’s rep confirmed the engagement but didn’t provide any further details.

Kimmel, 44, and 34-year-old McNearney, a co-head writer on his show, started dating in 2009. 

“After Jimmy and Sarah [Silverman] broke up, Molly and Jimmy both found themselves single, and they clicked,” a source tells People. “They’re really happy together.”

The marriage will be Kimmel’s second — he was previously married to Gina Kimmel with whom he has two children — and the first for McNearney.

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