The actor is the latest star to fall victim to an internet death hoax.
Knight was reported to have been killed in a car accident in Pennsylvania on Saturday night on several websites, and the stories spread like wildfire on twitter, where many paid tribute to the late star. But the actor caught on and made things clear that he's okay.
"Some of you will be glad to hear this, others strangely disappointed, but... I am alive and well!" Knight wrote on his twitter page Sunday.
"Does someone have to DIE to trend? Geez!" he added. "Th...
The Rum Diary co-stars reportedly became engaged in December and the 27-year-old beauty further fueled the claims after being photographed wearing a sparkler on her engagement finger at a number of public events.
A host of celebrities attended the festivities at Carondelt House in the city, including director Jerry Bruckheimer, Marilyn Manson, Rick Ruben and Ryan Adams, according to a report by TMZ.com.
Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler said as he left the event, "I love that he's in love... we ...