Sailing Sunset star Vanessa Viella has revealed that she is engaged after fellow Tom Fraud fell on one knee at sunset at Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles.
Photographer Tom, 44, proposed to Vanessa with the Hollywood sign in the background, sharing the moment with fans on Instagram on Saturday, writing: ‘Two souls one heart! I said yesssss.
In a video from the moment, Vanessa can be heard laughing with joy as she stands on the steps of the observatory that sits on Mount Hollywood and commands breathtaking panoramic views.
Happy Times: Sunset star Vanessa Viella, 44, and Tom Fraud get engaged after Tom fell on one knee at Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles
Tom knelt in front of her as he read a message on several red cards, the last one asking: ‘Will you marry me?’
The pair hugged and kissed after Tom proposed to raise his hand in the air in celebration.
As the sun set the famous Hollywood sign could be seen in the background in a beautiful orange and blue sky.
Love Story: Photographer Tom proposes with Hollywood sign in background, Vanessa shares moment with fans on Instagram on Saturday
Romantic: Tom knelt down in front of her as he read a message on several red cards, the last one asking: ‘Will you marry me?’
Telenovela star turned realtor Vanessa wrote: ‘Two souls one heart! I said yesssss.
‘A year ago I met the man of my dreams, who breaks my heart every time, the man who makes me better in every way, the man I respect, love, and love with all my heart I do
You came into my life when I least expected it and you came to make my dreams come true. Our love story is like a movie and you are my prince!!
Magic moment: The pair hug and kiss after they propose to raise their hands in the air at a celebration with Tom
‘I always dreamed that I would find someone who would love like me and all I could give my heart, thank you mi amore for coming into my life!
‘I can’t believe I’ve revealed to you, the man I’ve always dreamed of and more, I can’t believe I’m living this life, sometimes I feel like I’m dreaming And I have to pinch myself to know that. Dream but in real life.
‘You paint the stars in my heart and you paint more stars in it when I think it can’t be possible to be better out there.
Making Memories: In a video, Vanessa can be heard laughing happily as she stood on the steps of the observatory which sits on Mount Hollywood and offers breathtaking views
Golden Hour: The famous Hollywood sign could be seen in the background against a beautiful orange and blue sky as the sun went down
‘You are my best friend, my man, my pajaro, my hero, my everything.
‘Te amo @tomfraud thank you for making me the happiest girl in the galaxy. My future husband.
Mexican actress Vanessa, who joined Sailing Sunset in series four, has been dating Tom for a year.
Heartfelt: Vanessa wrote: ‘Two souls one heart! I said yesssss. A year ago I met the man of my dreams who wins my heart every time.
Screen Star: Vanessa, who joined Sailing Sunset in series four, was dating Tom a year before the proposal
She previously dated Cuban actor Mario Cimarro, but split in 2013 after four years together.
This comes after Vanessa missed filming half of the show’s upcoming fifth season due to COVID-19.
The real estate agent revealed that he had tested positive for the coronavirus shortly before the fifth season was set to begin production in August.
Health Struggle: This Is What Comes When Vanessa Has COVID-19 . Missed filming half of the show’s upcoming fifth season due to
‘Out of the 11 weeks of filming, I was sick for five. I got COVID in August and we started filming right then, so obviously they couldn’t wait for me,’ the former telenovela star told Page Six.
She continued: ‘I had a very strong COVID case. My case, it’s still running actually.
‘It’s called Long COVID. I am still dealing with it.’
Vanessa joins the cast of the hit Netflix reality show, along with fellow newcomer Emma Hernan, in season four, which premiered on November 24.
New Cast: Vanessa joins the cast of the hit Netflix reality show, along with fellow newcomer Emma Hernan, in season four, which premiered November 24