Jennifer Aniston gets emotional over Justin Theroux

Updated: Oct 16, 2012, 12:00 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Aniston couldn`t hold back her tears while talking about her fiance Justin Theroux during a TV interview with her close friend Chelsea Handler.

Handler told Aniston: "He`s the greatest guy ever. You guys make the greatest couple ever.

Aniston admitted she was overwhelmed and was filled with emotions, reports

Theroux asked Aniston to marry him on a romantic dinner date to celebrate his birthday at a New York City restaurant in August.

The surprise proposal, which took place just over a year after they started dating, came when the couple was dining at Greenwich Village restaurant Blue Hill.

After the proposal, an overwhelmed Aniston, who was previously married to Brad Pitt, called her close friends and family to share the good news.