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'A Christmas Story' star Peter Billingsley engaged to woman named Buffy

Peter Billingsley, who played Ralphie in the 1983 holiday classic "A Christmas Story," is engaged, Us Weekly reports.

Billingsley, 44, will marry his girlfriend, Buffy Bains, a graduate of Southern Methodist University who filmed a promotional video for Chicago Young Republicans in 2010. There's no word on whether the actor will wear a bunny suit to the ceremony.

Billingsley's recent movie credits include "Elf," "Iron Man" and "The Break-Up." He also works as a producer and has executive-produced such films as "Iron Man" and "Couples Retreat." In addition, he was an executive producer of "A Christmas Story: The Musical!" in 2010.