London: `Avatar` actor Sam Worthington is grateful to have met his model partner Lara Bingle.
The 31-year-old actor has been quiet about his relationship with Bingle, reported Daily Telegraph.
"I`m very happy and I`ve met someone I`m very grateful for. She`s down to Earth," Worthington said.
The couple are believed to have met in New York in late September after being introduced by a mutual friend.
The actor had not made his relationship to the model public for a long time.
However, the couple recently shared their picture on Instagram.