05/29/2007 AT 11:00 PM EDT
Actress Jaime King and filmmaker Kyle Newman are engaged, her rep tells PEOPLE.
The Sin City
star met Newman a year ago while working on the film Fanboys
, which he directed.
King, 28, recently wrapped production on the thriller They Wait
, and is featured in David Arquette's The Tripper
. She's now filming The Pardon
in Shreveport, La.
Newman is in post-production on Fanboys.Want to read more engagement tales? See our Real Life Weddings blog.