Watertown native Eliza Dushku announces engagement with adorable Instagram post

Buffy the Vampire Slayer star and Watertown native Eliza Dushku just got engaged, and she’s letting the world know.

Dushku, 36, posted a photo to Instagram with her new fiancé, Boston real estate magnate and former pro tennis player Peter Palandjian, 53.

#Ayo..! “YES!!” Absolutely, my love. ????✨??? #BostonBorn #BostonBred #BostonSoonToBeWed ??

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“‘YES!!’ Absolutely, my love,” Dushku wrote on Instagram Thursday, along with a flurry of emojis and Boston hashtags.

Dushku has never been married and has no children, while Palandjian, the CEO and chairman of Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation, has four children from a previous relationship.

Dushku hasn’t been on the big screen lately, though she did recently appear in three episodes of the CBS procedural Bull. She’s also working as a producer on Mapplethorpe, a long-gestating biopic about artist Robert Mapplethorpe set to star Matt Smith (Dr. Who) and Zosia Mamet (Girls).