WATCH: Amanda Knox gets engaged to longtime boyfriend in alien-themed proposal

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Amanda Knox is engaged.

CNN reports Knox will marry her longtime boyfriend, Christopher Robinson. The couple announced their engagement in a video posted on Instagram Friday with a video of the elaborate, alien-themed proposal, which took placed at their home in Seattle.

The video shows Knox leaving her home and finding a tablet with an overview of their love story. A blue light glows in the backyard and weird noises can be heard in the background.

“I had been thinking about this, but it’s already happened in the future,” Robinson says in the video. “It’s happening now. I don’t have a ring, but I do have a big rock. Will you stay with me until the last star in the last galaxy burns out and even after that? Amanda marie knox, will you marry me?”

Knox said yes, telling her fiance,  “You’re beautiful. This is so cool!” 

The engagement comes years after Knox was accused of killing her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, while the two were studying abroad in 2007. 

Knox and her former boyfriend spent four years in Italian prisons until their convictions were thrown out in 2011.

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