Celebrity weddings seem to take one of two directions. Huge, well-publicized affairs that involve hundreds of high profile guests, massive amounts of flowers, and unbelievable designer gowns. Or something small and understated with only the couple themselves and perhaps their closest friends and family.
In a world where everything is posted online the minute it happens, it's somewhat refreshing that some celeb couples want to stay off the radar when it comes to their weddings. Not having to deal with paparazzi and media gossip shows speculating about them on their special day must be great. Some have even managed to keep their wedding and marriage a secret for months after tieing the knot. Here are 20 celeb couples who got married on the down-low. Enjoy.
20 Jodie Foster And Alexandra Hedison
The actress is known to be extremely private about her romantic and family life, however, Jodie publicly came out during a speech at the 2013 Golden Globes. Reports soon emerged of her secret marriage to photographer Alexandra Hedison after spotting a wedding band on her finger. They look great together, good on you Jodie.
19 Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
Benji and Cameron dated for seven months before taking the plunge. She revealed that they got married in their living room in front of their friends. The low-key wedding concluded with a small party on their backyard tennis court. They are extremely private and their love story remains a great mystery.
18 Amanda Seyfried And Thomas Sadoski
The actress met her husband when they starred in "The Way We Get By", an off-Broadway play. At the time, they were both in relationships...Sadoski was in fact still married to casting director Kimberly Hope. After their respective relationships ended, the duo wound up on the set of the film "The Last Word", and that's where Seyfried says they fell in love. Their nuptials were a very private affair.
17 Leighton Meester And Adam Brody
Leighton and Adam were supposedly married in secret, just three months after the news of their engagement broke. The duo kept their relationship extremely private and kept fans speculating, however, they finally acknowledged that they were married in 2017. They make a great pair and we get why they want to keep the media out of their relationship.
16 Emily Ratajkowsi And Sebastian Bear-McClard
The model-actress shocked everyone by revealing she and boyfriend Sebastian Bear-McClard tied the knot,the nuptials were a very private affair. It was revealed that the pair had known each other for 2 years prior to the marriage. For those of you that may not be aware, Bear-McClard has worked as a writer, director, producer, and actor.
15 Michelle Williams And Phil Elverum
The actress revealed that she had tied the knot to musician Phil Elverum in a super-secret ceremony, in an interview with Vanity Fair. It's not surprising as Michelle has kept her life super private over the years. The ceremony was so private that the only people that were present was a small group of friends and their two daughters.
14 Jennifer Aniston And Justin Theroux
When you're Jennifer Aniston, you're accustomed and glitz and glamor. A secret backyard wedding ceremony isn't what fans expected at all...but that's exactly what the couple did. After years of marriage and baby rumors, Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux shocked everyone with a top-secret wedding ceremony held in their backyard in back in 2015.
13 Zoë Kravitz And Karl Glusman
Zoe Kravitz and Karl Glusman got married in a secret ceremony after 3 years of dating. They later went on to have a more traditional ceremony in France at her father's gorgeous townhouse. The star-studded ceremony's guests included her Big Little Lies co-stars - Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley.
12 Ed Sheeran And Cherry Seaborn
The couple had been dating since 2015 and In January 2018, Ed revealed he'd popped the question to Cherry over the Christmas period. The singer married Seaborn in a top-secret ceremony at his country house. It is reported that only his oldest school pals, limited family, and a priest present were present.
11 Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie
Brad and Angie met on the set of "Mr & Mrs. Smith" and sparks flew, their chemistry on and off set was incredible. The duo was an item for years and eventually decided to take it a step further. Angelina and Brad married in a French chateau, she looked so beautiful that Brad gasped aloud as she walked down the aisle.
10 Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard
Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are a match made in heaven, we love them to bits and we hate to admit it but we kinda are a little jealous of their great connection. The lovebirds opted for a low key courthouse wedding,they were even gifted a cake by the Courthouse, it read, "The World's Worst Wedding."
9 Jessica Alba And Cash Warren
The actress and her film producer hubby tied the knot on a whim and clearly they found the formula to a long-lasting union. Like Kristen and Dax the pair got married in a Beverly Hills courthouse. It is reported though, that they did host a modest post-wedding reception at their California home a few months later.
8 Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds! The couple has kept their marriage pretty much out of the limelight, and the wedding itself was pretty low-key. The pair got married at Boone Hall Plantation in South Carolina, but the rest of the details are all hearsay. While lavish weddings are thought of as the norm for Hollywood stars, they went in a different direction.
7 Sophie Turner And Joe Jonas
A couple of hours after performing with his brothers at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, Joe Jonas married Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner in Las Vegas. In true Vegas fashion, the couple exchanged ring pops instead of wedding bands. Fans only found out about the secret wedding when DJ Diplo began posting footage of the impromptu ceremony on Instagram.
6 Lea Michele and Zandy Reich
What's better than attending your best friends wedding?...meeting your future husband there! Michele and Reich shared the same friends and they found themselves crossing paths frequently and eventually started dating. Isn't love beautiful? Glee alumni Lea Michele finally found her happiness when her and Zach Reich had a small and private ceremony on March 9th, 2019.
5 Margot Robbie And Tom Ackerley
Most remember Margot Robbie from her iconic role in Suicide Squad, where she played Harley Quinn. Did you know that the star secretly married her longtime beau a couple of years back? the ceremony, which took place in Australia was so discreet that guests were forbidden from using phones or cameras.
4 Cardi B And Offset
Cardi first came onto the scene as a reality star and Offset was already famous, his group Migos hit “Bad and Boujee” was climbing the charts. They met at an “industry event” and the rest is history. The duo was already married by the time he publicly proposed to her. The couple later went on to have a very public breakup but have since reconciled.
3 Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth
Miley and Liam were our all-time favorite celebrity couple, the Disney sweetheart and her heartthrob met on the set of a movie and sparks flew. We have followed their journey and fallen in love with them and we couldn't have been happier when they finally tied the knot discreetly. Unfortunately, they have since called it quits.
2 Hailey Baldwin And Justin Bieber
Justin and Hailey's had us wondering are they or aren't when rumors of their relationship first broke out. The two announced their engagement in July 2018, and reports of their courthouse marriage just two months later quickly stirred up. We love it! They sure know how to keep us on our toes.
1 Wiz Khalifa And Amber Rose
Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose privately exchanged vows in 2013 during a super-secret ceremony. It was so secret that fans only got wind of the nuptials when Khalifa tweeted about it stating, "Me and Amber got married today," They did eventually indulge in a beautiful wedding a year later. The pair called it quits a couple of years down the line though.
Sources:HerMoments.com, ParentsDome.com, Vogue.fr, Eonline.com