Model Petra Nemcova Engaged To British Actor

Model Petra Nemcova is engaged.

Almost seven years after tragically losing her former fiancé, photographer Simon Atlee, in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, the 31-year-old beauty has found love again and is engaged to British actor Jamie Belman.

“Petra and Jamie are delighted to announce their engagement after a whirlwind eight month romance,” a rep for the model told People.

Introduced by mutual friends, the couple reportedly celebrated Christmas together with their families. They have yet to set a date for their impending nuptials, according to the mag.

Petra has previously been linked to “You’re Beautiful” singer James Blunt, as well as actor Sean Penn.

Petra suffered a broken pelvis and internal injuries in Thailand as a result of the tsumani in 2004 that claimed her then-fiance, but she survived by clinging to a palm tree for more than eight hours.

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