"Downton Abbey" alum Jessica Brown Findlay is married! The British actress took to Instagram on Sept. 14 to announce that she and former "Harlots" co-star Ziggy Heath had wed in London two days earlier. "[Love] wins every time. A weekend of dreams. Small celebrations felt HUGE," she captioned a photo slideshow that includes a wedding day snapshot.
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On Sept. 13, "NCIS" actress Jennifer Esposito — who was previously married to Bradley Cooper and British model Louis Dowler — revealed in an Instagram post that she'd recently married her love of four years, windsurfing champ and fitness trainer Jesper Vesterstrøm. She captioned a slideshow of photos from their wedding day with engagement ring, a champagne bottle and heart emojis.
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On Sept. 16, Vogue (which has the photos!) announced that on Aug. 8, "Dynasty" star Elizabeth Gillies married producer-composer Michael Corcoran on a New Jersey farm with just 10 guests. The bride's father officiated.
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Australian singer-songwriter Betty Who (real name: Jessica Newham) revealed in a Sept. 9 interview with "Entertainment Tonight" that after a nearly three-year engagement, she and Zak Cassar had recently married. "We have been waiting to have a big wedding because we want to do it right and do it fancy," she said. "I just have to be so much more rich to throw a fierce fabulous wedding that I can actually afford. … But we just felt like it was the right thing to just lock it down. So if we want to travel, we're together, we have each other's rights and everything. We just want to feel safe and know that we can take care of each other."
David Harbour and Lily Allen married in Las Vegas on Sept. 7 in a ceremony conducted by an Elvis impersonator. "In a wedding officiated by the king himself, the people's princess wed her devoted, low born, but kind credit card holder in a beautiful ceremony lit by the ashen skies courtesy of a burning state miles away in the midst of a global pandemic. Refreshments were served at a small reception following," the "Stranger Things" actor captioned a slideshow of photos from their wedding day, including a pic of himself, the British singer and her two daughters from a previous marriage enjoying In-N-Out Burger post-ceremony.
On Aug. 31 — just a few months after finalizing her divorce from her second husband — comedy star Niecy Nash took to Instagram to reveal that she'd wed for the third time. "Mrs. Carol Denise Betts," the actress, who was born Carol Denise Ensley, captioned a photo of herself and her new wife, singer-songwriter Jessica Betts. Niecy, who effectively came out at the same time she announced her marriage to a woman, later told People magazine her union "has absolutely nothing to do with gender" and "everything to do with [Jessica's] soul."
Sean Penn married actress Leila George on July 30, he confirmed days later. "We did a COVID wedding," the actor-activist told late night host Seth Meyers. "By that I mean it was a county commissioner on Zoom, we were at the house, my two children and her brother [were there], and we did it that way." This is Sean's third marriage — he was previously wed to Madonna and Robin Wright — and the first for Leila, whose parents are actors Vincent D'Onofrio and Greta Scacchi. The couple, who have nearly 32 years between them, went public with their romance in 2016.
Country music star Luke Combs married longtime love Nicole Hocking at their home in southern Florida on Aug. 1, his rep confirmed to People magazine, adding that "despite the threat of a hurricane" — Hurricane Isaias was on its way up the state's Atlantic coast at the time — "the couple had a lovely intimate ceremony and will be celebrating with friends and family in the New Year." Luke, who called it "the best day of my life," shared a few photos with his bride on Instagram.
On July 25, music star Tove Lo took to her Instagram Story to reveal that she and Charlie Twaddle had recently married. "Oops!" she captioned a selfie with her new husband. Two days later, she shared several more photos from their nuptials. "WHAT!? I'm a wifey!!! I never thought I would get married but then I met you Charlie. Thank you for making me the happiest I've ever been. You're my person," she captioned the photo slideshow.
Prince Harry's former love, "Tulip Fever" actress Cressida Bonas (right), and estate agent Harry Wentworth-Stanley (left) married in front of 30 guests at Cowdray Park at Cowdray Estate in Midhurst, England, during the weekend of July 25, MailOnline reported. The pair announced their engagement in August 2019.
On July 20, Archduchess of Austria and Royal Princess of Hungary, Bohemia and Croatia Eleonore von Habsburg — who's worked as a model and walked the runway for Dolce & Gabbana — married Belgian Formula E race car driver Jérôme d'Ambrosio at a registry office in Monaco. The royal bride wore an off-the-shoulder Carolina Herrera dress for the civil ceremony, which was attended by only a few family members due to the coronavirus pandemic. The newlyweds, who reportedly got engaged in early 2019 after a few years of dating, plan to have a larger church ceremony when it's safer.
Princess Beatrice — the eldest daughter of Prince Andrew and his ex-wife, Sarah, Duchess of York — married property developer Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi on July 17 in a private ceremony at The Royal Chapel of All Saints, a 19th century church located on the same estate as her parents' home, Royal Lodge, in Windsor, England. The news came as a surprise as the couple of nearly two years had not announced a new wedding date after the coronavirus pandemic forced them to alter then cancel their original plans to marry in late May at St. James's Palace in London with a reception to follow in the gardens at Buckingham Palace. According to reports, just 20 people — including the bride's grandparents, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, and the groom's young son from a previous relationship — were in attendance, and all government guidelines relating to COVID-19 safety were followed.
"Basketball Wives" star CeCe Gutierrez married former NBA champ and coach Byron Scott on July 11, they announced on Instagram. "Today I married the love of my life, my best friend, my soulmate," CeCe captioned a slideshow of photos from their ceremony, which they livestreamed so loved ones could watch it from home amid the coronavirus pandemic. "Our hearts were just a little heavy when we had to cancel our wedding plans but we are so happy to be blessed. Thank you so much to everyone that has been reaching out with your blessings, kindness and love. We see them all & love you all. Continue to love and pray for each other. We will all get through this," the bride captioned a second slideshow of wedding pics.
Princess Raiyah of Jordan — the youngest daughter of Queen Noor and the late King Hussein of Jordan — married British journalist Ned Donovan, the grandson of author Roald Dahl, in a small, socially distanced ceremony in Britain on July 7. The bride announced the happy news and shared a few photos on Twitter. "Thank you all for your kind messages on our wedding! While it was originally planned for April in Jordan, the [coronavirus] pandemic derailed those plans and it was safer for my husband's family to hold it in the UK. God willing we look forward to celebrating in Jordan once the situation allows," she explained.
Former "Entertainment Tonight" host Carly Steel married Snapchat Vice President of Product Jacob Andreou in front of eight family members in late June, People magazine confirmed. "On Saturday June 27 2020 I became the luckiest girl in the world when I married my best friend and soulmate @jacobandreou in a magical fairytale ceremony at the Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church on Rodeo Drive surrounded by immediate family, followed by an intimate dinner at our house. Despite everything going on in the world it was a perfect day," the bride later captioned a slideshow of wedding photos on Instagram.
Hallmark Channel star Taylor Cole, an alum of "The Originals" and "Heroes," married film producer Cameron Larson in a small ceremony on the shores of Lake Tahoe on June 20. The duo originally planned to exchange vows in front of more than 100 guests at Tahoe Beach Club, but they scaled back their nuptials due to the coronavirus pandemic and livestreamed it for friends and family. The bride — who met her groom on the set of a Hallmark movie! — wore her phone on a band around her arm so that her father could virtually walk her down the aisle, reported People magazine, which has photos from the nuptials.
Dennis Quaid and Laura Savoie eloped at San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, California, on June 2. The pair had planned to tie the knot in Hawaii in April but postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. "It was beautiful," the actor told People magazine of their scaled-back nuptials, which was witnessed by only their pastor and served as their "traditional" religious ceremony. Dennis told "Extra" that he and Laura, a doctoral student who's 39 years his junior, had a "Zoom civil ceremony" on June 18 after they obtained a marriage license.
Bette Midler's daughter, "House of Cards" and "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story" actress Sophie Von Haselberg, revealed on June 18 that she'd recently married, though she did not reveal her groom's identity. "In the midst of COVID, a piece of s— president, and the power and poignancy of the Black Lives Matter movement, I got married! Because honestly, WHY NOT. It's great to have cake smeared on your face by someone you love! And hot DAMN do I love this man!" she captioned a photo of herself and her mystery husband after he smashed wedding cake on her face. Bette told the Manila Bulletin it was a "very small" pandemic wedding. "It's kind of cute, very sweet, and very nice to be a mother-in-law," she said, adding that Sophie's romance brings her "a lot of happiness, tremendous happiness."
Surprise! On June 18, Raven-Symoné revealed on Instagram that she had recently married Miranda Maday. "I got married to a woman who understands me from trigger to joy, from breakfast to midnight snack, from stage to home. I love you Mrs. Pearman-Maday! … I's married NOW," the former child star captioned a photo of herself embracing her new wife, who also shared a video of herself kissing her "wife for life."
"The Baxters" actress Cassidy Gifford — whose mom is entertainer and former morning show host Kathie Lee Gifford and dad is the late NFL star and sports commentator Frank Gifford — married Ben Wierda "in an intimate setting in his backyard in Michigan" days earlier, her rep confirmed to multiple media outlets on June 16. The pair plan to have "a big celebration when it's safe to do so in the future," the rep added.
"When Calls the Heart" actor Daniel Lissing revealed to "Entertainment Tonight" in an interview that appeared online on June 5 that he secretly married his longtime love, Nadia, in California earlier this year. "It was a pretty fast and easy decision to make. When you've met your 'one,' you just want to start your married life together as soon as possible," the actor said of foregoing plans to have a big wedding in Bali in favor of a "very small and sweet service" with just two pals who served as witnesses. "We kept it all very simple," he said, adding that it was their "favorite moment ever." They still plan to have a bigger wedding for loved in Bali in 2021 when it's safe to do so.
On June 6, Raymond Santana of The Exonerated 5 married former "Flavor of Love" star Chandra "Deelishis" Davis in Duluth, Georgia. The couple tied the knot six months after they got engaged following two months of dating. Singer-songwriter and "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kandi Burruss, who introduced the pair, was a wedding guest.
Former Disney Channel star Debby Ryan revealed in a May 21 feature for Vogue, which has the photos, that she and Twenty One Pilots drummer Josh Dun had quietly married in Austin on New Year's Eve 2019. The "Jessie" actress wore an Elie Saab gown for the church wedding.
Did Emma Stone marry Dave McCary in secret this spring? It appeared so after she was seen wearing a simple gold band rather than her engagement ring on the May 5 episode of Reese Witherspoon's "Shine On" web series. The Oscar winner further stoked wedding speculation when she referenced marriage while chatting with another featured guest on the episode, Dr. Harold Koplewicz. While discussing how anxiety can impact a marriage, the psychiatrist said, "If you marry an anxious man, you're going to have to know me the rest of my life." Replied Emma, "Thankfully, I didn't do that." Emma and the "Saturday Night Live" segment director had been set to wed in Los Angeles in March but reportedly pushed their wedding date due to the coronavirus pandemic.
In May, Dwight Yoakam's publicist confirmed in a statement that the music star and his girlfriend of a decade, Emily Joyce, secretly tied the knot at St. Monica Catholic Church in Santa Monica, California, in March. They exchanged vows in front of "less than 10 attendees" who were "seated at least six feet from one another" to adhere to social-distancing guidelines issued due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to the statement, they kept their marriage under wraps out of "respect to so many people affected by and on the front lines of this pandemic." The couple had reportedly been engaged for "several years."
On April 4, "The Biggest Loser" trainer Erica Lugo and Danny McGeady, exchanged vows in front of their three kids from previous relationships in a ceremony digitally officiated by "The Biggest Loser" contestant and attorney Kristi McCart that they livestreamed over Zoom and Instagram for 25 digital "guests" including family members, friends and the bride's "The Biggest Loser" co-stars. The duo originally intended to tie the knot in front of 150 guests in an April 4 ceremony to be followed by a "huge party with a live band," they told Us Weekly, but in March made the difficult decision to cancel their original wedding plans due to the coronavirus pandemic. They arranged a porch delivery from their florist and contactless delivery for their wedding cake as well as dinner from a favorite local restaurant. The newlyweds are planning to host a "big party" to celebrate their marriage in December.
Conservationist and TV host Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell went ahead with their nuptials on March 25 despite the coronavirus pandemic. The couple wed at Australia Zoo with just a handful of people — including her mom, Terri Irwin, and brother, Robert Irwin, present. Bindi took to Instagram to share the happy news. "We held a small ceremony and I married my best friend. There are no words to describe the amount of love and light in my heart right now. We've planned this beautiful day for nearly a year and had to change everything, as we didn't have guests at our wedding," the star wrote, adding, "This was a very difficult decision but important to keep everyone safe." The only daughter of late "Crocodile Hunter" star Steve Irwin dated the American former professional wakeboarder, who now works at her family's zoo, for six years before getting engaged on Bindi's birthday in 2019.
Brittany Snow is a married woman! The star wed beau Tyler Stanaland in Malibu on March 14. They kept things casual — the groom wore sneakers! — and the beauty wore a Jonathan Simkhai dress down the aisle. The happy couple first announced their engagement over a year ago in February 2019, and started dating sometime back in 2018.
Frankie Muniz made things official in 2020! The actor wed Paige Price on Feb. 21 in a small wedding, though the two had actually eloped last October, and got engaged in late 2018. The February date held significance for the couple — they met four years earlier on that exact day.
On Jan. 20, Pamela Anderson and "A Star is Born" producer Jon Peters tied the knot. The couple, who have a 22 year age different and have both been married four times before, wed in Malibu. According to TMZ, they first dated back in the late '80s and "remained flirty" over the years, but got back in contact in late 2019. Unfortunately by Feb. 6, the honeymoon was over. The actress gave a statement to People magazine, explaining, "Jon and I have been friends for a very long time. He has been nothing but nice to me and, for that, I love him. Jon opened up his heart and home to me, has helped me through sad times, and I only have kind words to say about him. We remain friends."
Tim Tebow married girlfriend Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, Miss Universe 2017, on Jan. 20. The couple exchanged vows in Cape Town, South Africa, where Nel-Peters hails from, a year after getting engaged.
"Divorce Court" star Judge Faith Jenkins got hitched on March 8 in Los Angeles. She wed Grammy-nominated R&B singer Kenny Lattimore in a lavish ceremony that included 275 attendees. One fun fact: Stevie Wonder sang "You and I" as Faith walked down the aisle! The two first announced their engagement last September.
Brandon Jenner and his girlfriend of a year, Cayley Stoker, tied the knot on Jan. 26. Cayley, who was pregnant with their twins at the time, and Brandon wed at a courthouse in Santa Barbara, Calif., and welcomed their new arrivals a month later.
One half of Maddie & Tae, Taylor Dye, tied the knot in Nashville on Feb. 21. The singer wed Josh Kerr, whom she announced her engagement to back in September. Of the nuptials, Taylor shared a photo on Instagram with the caption, "My person for life. I am madly in love with you @joshkerrmusic."
Bachelor Nation has one less single member! JJ Lane — who competed for Kaitlyn Bristowe's affections on "The Bachelorette" Season 11 — wed girlfriend Kayla Hughes on Feb. 29. The duo tied the knot in Denver, and many members of Bachelor Nation couples were on hand, like Tanner Tolbert and Jade Roper, Jared Haibon and Ashley Iaconetti and Chris Bukowski and Katrina Badowski.
Comedian Kathy Griffin surprised fans when she wed longtime boyfriend Randy Bick just after midnight on New Year's Day 2020. The comedian and her groom took to social media late on New Year's Eve 2019 to announce their plan to marry a few hours later. They shared video of the ceremony the next day and revealed that comedy legend Lily Tomlin officiated the 14-minute ceremony. The white Diane Von Furstenberg gown Kathy chose for her big night was the same dress she wore on her first date with Randy back in 2011. "We are in love and we cannot stop laughing," Kathy tweeted.
Vanessa Morgan and her baseball player beau Michael Kopech got hitched on Jan. 4 in Homestead, Florida. The couple opted for a small wedding, with just 40 guests that included her "Riverdale" co-stars Skeet Ulrich, Drew Ray Tanner and Madelaine Petsch. But just six months later, shortly after Vanessa announced that she was pregnant with a son, Michael filed for divorce.
Model Lucky Blue Smith is off the market! He wed fellow model Nara Pellman on Feb 21, in a beach ceremony in Santa Barbara, Calif. He broke the news on Instagram, sharing a video and announcing, "I married my best friend today." They'd only recently alluded to an engagement the month before.
The widow of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington (pictured), Talinda Bennington, got married this year. She wed firefighter Michael Fredman in Kahuku, Hawaii, on Jan. 4. She shared the news with fans on Instagram.