Hilary Swank has announced she is engaged to former tennis pro Ruben Torres.

Ruben Torres and Hilary Swank on December 1, 2015 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for DuJour)

The two-time Oscar winner on Tuesday announced her engagement on the social media site Instagram. Swank wrote that Torres proposed while on a hike, and she posted a photo the couple hugging and smiling.

Swank won best actress Academy Awards for "Boys Don't Cry" and "Million Dollar Baby." The 41-year-old actress was previously married to actor Chad Lowe.

The Colombian-born Torres attended the University of Southern California and played his last professional tennis match in 2008.

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