Molly McNearney and Jimmy Kimmel Molly McNearney and Jimmy Kimmel

Congratulations to Jimmy Kimmel!

The talk show host popped the question to girlfriend Molly McNearney recently while they were vacationing in South Africa's Kruger Forest — and she said yes, People reports.

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McNearney is a co-head writer on Kimmel's ABC late night show, Jimmy Kimmel Live! The couple began dating in 2009, after Kimmel split from comedian Sarah Silverman.

This will be the second marriage for Kimmel, 44, and the first for McNearney, 34, according to People.