Actor proposes during curtain call of performance

“Dial M for Murder” lead drops to one knee after taking final bow.

Actor proposes during curtain call of performance
Dereck Large proposes to girlfriend at Tyler Civic Theater.

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - She said, “yes!”

The lead character of “Dial M for Murder” Dereck Large proposed to his girlfriend Emmy Anderson Thursday night.

Large dropped to one knee during curtain call at The Tyler Civic Theater to the tune of a title song from the musical La La Land.

Anderson, who also stars in the play, was escorted to the center of the theater where Large popped the big question.

The proposal was made in front of a special audience, including family and friends of the cast.

The special moment was followed by a large round of applause from the crowd.

Anderson said, “we are beside ourselves.”

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