Antonio Banderas NOT Proposing To Girlfriend Nicole Kempel, Despite Report

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Antonio Banderas Nicole Kempel Propose

By Andrew Shuster |

Antonio Banderas Nicole Kempel Propose

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Antonio Banderas isn’t on the verge of proposing to girlfriend Nicole Kempel, despite an inaccurate report in one of this week’s new tabloids. Gossip Cop can exclusively set the record straight.

Banderas and the Dutch banker began dating in late 2014, shortly after his 18-year marriage to Melanie Griffith ended. An article in the latest issue of OK! now claims the actor is eager to pop the question to Kempel, but wanted to ask his ex-wife’s permission first. A supposed “source” tells the magazine Banderas feared upsetting Griffith by getting engaged without her knowledge, but the actress “met Nicole and gave her blessing,” so now “Antonio feels like he can finally move forward.”

But Gossip Cop looked into the outlet’s story, and a trustworthy source close to the situation tells us it’s simply “not true.” Banderas isn’t ready to propose, nor does he have to ask his ex-wife’s permission to get married again. The actor and his girlfriend of nearly three years are happy together, so should the couple get engaged at some point in the future, Gossip Cop will report it. As of now, however, there’s simply no impending proposal on the horizon.

It should be noted, OK! is the same unreliable publication that Gossip Cop previously busted for falsely claiming Griffith was planning to steal Banderas back from his girlfriend. We also called out the tabloid’s sister outlet, RadarOnline, when it wrongly reported earlier this year that Banderas was hospitalized in Switzerland with severe chest pains. This latest article about the actor is equally phony.

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