Zhou Xun to mary Chinese-American actor Archie David Kao

Chinese actress Zhou Xun poses before the Haute Couture Fall Winter 2013/2014 fashion show by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for French fashion house Chanel in Paris July 2, 2013.

Chinese actress Zhou Xun and Chinese-American actor Archie David Kao will marry at the end of the year, reported China Press.

According to a close friend of Zhou, the couple plans to register their marriage in Beijing before having a wedding ceremony overseas.

It also reported that the 39-year-old artiste had prepared to announce the good news after her performance in a show in Hangzhou tomorrow.

Zhou announced that she was in a relationship with 45-year-old Kao in May.