'Star Trek: Discovery' Actor Anthony Rapp Is Engaged to Boyfriend Ken Ithipholon

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Anthony Rapp is getting married! The Star Trek: Discovery star proposed to boyfriend Ken Ithipholon over the weekend and announced the news via social media.

"So something happened tonight," wrote the actor on Instagram. "I asked @teerakeni if he would marry me and he said yes. I am so very happy and I’m so very thrilled to share this news." According to the photo, Rapp presented his now-fiancé with a thick silver band, which Ithipholon proudly showed off.

The American actor is known for originating the role of Mark Cohen in the hit Broadway musical RENT in 1996. He later reprised the role in the film version of the musical in 2005 as well as show's Untied States tour in 2009. Rapp has performed in a number of movies and television shows including Dazed and Confused, Psych, and most recently, Star Trek. He and Ithipoholon, who is a leadership coach, social researcher and advocate, have been together since January 2016.

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