ROCK star Shirley Manson has secretly got engaged to her mystery boyfriend.
The Garbage singer turned TV star was snapped sporting a massive sparkler but is refusing to talk about marriage plans.
Asked about her ring, she said: "It's a nice rock but I've decided not to talk about anything like that because it turns into a nightmare."
Last night at his home in Edinburgh, Shirley's dad John insisted he would get into trouble if he spilled the beans.
He said: "All I can say is she is very happy.
"The two of them have been together for a while and things are going well.
"They live in LA but they have been to visit and our whole family have met him.
"Shirley is coming back to Edinburgh at the end of the month. I think he will come with her."
Shirley is working on solo material in LA as well as her breakthrough TV role on Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
Her A-list pals across the pond include rock star couple Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale.
John said: "She's very busy and has lots on the go.
"She played us solo material she has just recorded and she is contributing to a Dusty Springfield compilation album.
"I'm so proud of her. When I see her name on the credits of Terminator I get a warm feeling."
Shirley was caught on camera at Comic-Con in August where she appeared with the cast of the the hit TV show.
Her boyfriend was spotted holding her beloved dog Veela.
Shirley, 42, was married to sculptor Eddie Farrell but they divorced three years ago.
Also, don't forget to join her official fan page on facebook HERE.
- How cute is her dad?!
- Can't wait to listen to her solo stuff.
- Still can't believe she's over 40.
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