Matthew McConaughey Pops Question to Model Girlfriend

Matthew McConaughey celebrated an extra special Christmas by popping the question to his longtime partner, Camila Alves.

"Just asked camila to marry me, merry Christmas," the 42-year-old actor posted on his WhoSay social networking account, accompanied by a snap of the two kissing in front of a Christmas tree.

The "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" star has been dating the 29-year-old Brazilian model since 2007 and the couple has two children together -- Levi, 3, and Vida, 1.

McConaughey, who broke out on the silver screen in 1993's "Dazed and Confused," has starred as a leading man in several romantic comedies over the past decade. He most recently appeared in "The Lincoln Lawyer."