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Iza Calzado is engaged to Ben Wintle

Actress Iza Calzado is now engaged to Ben Wintle. They have been going out for five years.

The couple's friends shared the news on their respective Instagram accounts.

Fashion designer Rajo Laurel posted a photo of Ben on her knees as he asked for Iza's hand in marriage set in a garden, on the caption he wrote "IZA SAID YES!"

Laurel sent his congratulations for his friends in the caption of the post.

"Congratulations to my friends @missizacalzado & @benmwintle on their engagement! What a blessing to witness this special moment in your lives.  So happy for you both!," Laurel wrote on Instagram.


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Meanwhile, the couple's business partner and friend Karylle Tatlonghari-Yuzon shared a short clip of the proposal where Iza is seen teary-eyed as Ben put the ring on her finger.

In the caption Karylle wrote her congratulatory message along with a short story about the couple and how she first met Ben.

"I first met @benmwintle and his payong in almon marina...then we watched the #blackeyedpeas later that night. Eventually, we became partners in his @bookyapp, traveled to KL, LA, shared stories about," Karylle wrote on Instagram.

Karylle said she is a witness of how Ben stayed by Iza's side during the hard times.

"I've watched him as a pole on the dance floor and i watched him gently stay at iza's side during the bad times. I made sure to get Tito Lito's approval which of course Ben Tumbling got at the hospital. Si @missizacalzado, you know how much we love each other naman na. Love u both and congratulations," she narrated.



@benmwintle & @missizacalzado ????

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Celebrity fashion stylist Kat Cruz was also present at the event and on Instagram, she shared a photo of the engagement ring.


and she said yes! @missizacalzado @benmwintle

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Congratulations, Iza and Ben! — Jannielyn Ann Bigtas/LA, GMA News