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Julie Benz, best known for her role as Dexter Morgan's wife Rita on the Showtime serial killer series Dexter, is engaged, People reports.

Marketing executive Rich Orosco, 38, proposed over the weekend in the backyard of their Los Angeles home. "It was absolutely perfect," the 39-year-old actress told the magazine. The couple has been dating for four years.

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This will be the second marriage for Benz, who divorced John Kassir in 2007 after nearly 10 years of marriage.

Benz will next appear on Royal Pains, as well as CBS' new fall pilot, A Gifted Man.