Christmas with a sparkle: The stars who got engaged over the festive holidays

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Christmas with a sparkle: The stars who got engaged over the festive holidays

James Corden has a very exciting year ahead of him. The Gavin and Stacey funnyman will not only become a first-time father, but he has also got a wedding to plan.

Thirty-two-year-old James proposed to his pregnant girlfriend Julia Carey, 31, on Christmas Day while the couple enjoyed a romantic holiday in the Maldives. It is thought that the ceremony will take place in 2012.

Writing on his Twitter page, the actor thanked fans for their "kind messages" adding that he felt "very lucky indeed"