Actress Courteney Cox is to marry her rocker boyfriend Johnny Mcdaid in his native Northern Ireland, according to a new report.

The former Friends star and the Snow Patrol musician, who announced their engagement last month (Jun14) after a year of dating, flew into his hometown of Derry, Northern Ireland on Wednesday (23Jul14).

Local reports suggest the couple is in town to celebrate the engagement with MCDaid's family and friends, and look at potential wedding venues.

A source tells the Belfast Telegraph the stars have chosen to hold the wedding in Northern Ireland.