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When Christina Ricci first burst on to the scene, she was a lithe youth with a goth vibe, capable of playing opposite Casper the Friendly Ghost and Cousin It. While many fans still associate the actress with some of her early roles, she’s been a grown woman for quite some time, and this weekend the 33-year-old hit a new adult milestone, tying the knot with dolly grip James Heerdegen.
We’ve known for a while that the couple planned to get married soon in order to get the ceremony out of the way before Clarkson is set to film a special in support of her Christmas album later this month. On Sunday, the elopement finally occurred, in a gorgeous ceremony at Blackberry Farms in Tennessee.
Danielle Fishel is set to play a wife onscreen on Disney’s soon-to-air series Girl Meets World, but now she’s also finally tied the knot in real life. Over the weekend, the actress scheduled nuptials with her partner of five years, Tim Belusko, getting married in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 19.
It’s always nice to see incredibly famous people actually come through for their fans, and the best part about this specific instance is just how reasonable the whole thing was. Delic planned her wedding in Las Vegas on the same day as the Bon Jovi concert at the MGM Grand. She simply asked him to stop by the chapel for twenty minutes before the concert, and she never issued any unreasonable threats
Pharrell Williams is having a big year. The man has guested on such hit summer songs as Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” and Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky.” After doing quite well in the musical realm, he decided to take this weekend to celebrate, tying the knot with his longterm partner, Helen Lasichanh, on Saturday in a big celebration with family and friends.
Andy Samberg is having a pretty big year. The former Saturday Night Live star signed on to his first big post-SNL TV gig, Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Those duties are keeping him busy this fall, but not so busy that he couldn’t get married to his longtime girlfriend, Joanna Newsom, over the weekend.
Many professional athletes may use their baller statuses to hop from beautiful woman to beautiful woman, but LeBron James has never really been interested in that perk of fame. In fact, he’s been dating the same lady since he was sixteen, and this weekend, he decided to make the commitment official by exchanging I dos with Savannah Brinson.
Johnathon Schaech is about to be a father, and apparently, he’s already a husband. The Ray Donovan actor somehow slipped a secret wedding past the media for more than a month. Fortunately, some of the details have emerged now, and it sounds like it was a lovely affair.
Destination weddings are super trendy right now and new bride Kate Bosworth was recently bitten by the travel bug for her big wedding ceremony. The 30-year-old actress recently invited guests to Montana to spend a weekend with her partner Michael Polish, a writer and director. The two were married in Philipsburg, Montana at The Ranch at Rock Creek.
Kelly Clarkson has been engaged to Brandon Blackstock, the son of her manager and the stepson of Reba McEntire, since December of 2012. That timeframe has given the singer plenty of months to begin planning a wedding and things seem in full swing at this juncture, with fellow singer Blake Shelton signed on to officiate the ceremony. On Thursday, we got our first glimpse at what sort of beautiful bride Clarkson will make, and it looks like she may be the barefoot kind.
Modern Family’s Jesse Tyler Ferguson and longtime beau Justin Mikita finally tied the knot this weekend. The couple have long been advocates of gay marriage and opted to get married in New York, where gay marriage has been an option for gay couples for much longer than it has in California. The ceremony was held in downtown New York City on Saturday.
It’s been a good few weeks for hip-hop between all of the Jay-Z hullabaloo, Kanye West’s big Yeezus release, and Wale hitting #1 on the album charts. If that’s not enough rap in your life, recent maid-of-honor Jennifer Gabrielli has put together a “musical snack” for those willing and able to understand why wedding speeches and Eminem really do go hand in hand.
There are no real love triangles in Scott Porter’s life. The Hart of Dixie actor is known for switching partners when playing charming southern gentleman George Tucker, but in real life, one leading lady is enough. On Saturday, Port married longtime fiancée Kelsey Mayfield, who works as a casting producer.
After an engagement, a break-up just prior to the wedding, a series of public spats, a reconciliation and another engagement, Crystal Harris finally became Mrs. Hugh Hefner yesterday in a New Year’s Eve ceremony at the famed Playboy Mansion. The bride wore a poofy, faint pink dress and carried her dog for extended spells while the groom went with the classic black tuxedo.
Zach Gilford, best known for playing quarterback Matt Saracen on Friday Night Lights, took his first of two steps toward becoming a family man yesterday. The actor walked down the aisle and gave his I-do to fiancée Kiele Sanchez in a lovely ceremony in Napa Valley, California. A few months from now, he’ll take that second step when Sanchez gives birth to their first child early in the New Year.