All of us including the celebs in Hollywood and someone in some secluded corner in Brooklyn love differently. While some want the world to know that they have met their better halves, others want everything away from the prying eyes of the public. So also, there are many celebrities who had secret weddings because they do not want all the attention and every other thing that comes with an elaborate wedding.
Celebrities Who Had Secret Weddings
1. Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin
The first time that the Canadian pop singer and his American girlfriend met was in 2009 when her father introduced them.
In 2018 while on a vacation in the Bahamas, Bieber proposed to the model in a crowded restaurant after patrons were made to turn off their phones. Only two months after the engagement, the two tied the knot in a New York City courthouse.
2. Amanda Seyfried and Thomas Sadoski
It was in 2015 and on the set of a Broadway play that Amanda Seyfried and Thomas Sadoski first met. At the time, Sadoski was still married while Amanda was in a relationship.
Soon afterward, the actress would be single while Sadoski would end his eight-year marriage. They secretly got married in March 2017.
3. Ed Sheeran and Cherry Seaborn
These two had known each other since they were kids. In fact, they are childhood sweethearts. In December 2017, the Give me Love singer announced his engagement to Seaborn on social media.
In 2018, it was rumored that they were married but the news was denied by the singer. However, at almost the same time a year later, they got married in Suffolk, England. The ceremony was attended by their families and close friends.
4. Margot Robbie and Tom Ackerley
They met in 2013 at the set of Suite Francaise. At first, they started as just friends before they later began dating. Without any news of an engagement, they secretly got married in December 2016.
5. Cardi B And Offset
They were first seen together in 2017. At first, they collaborated on Cardi B‘s Lick and then shortly after that they were sighted at the Super Bowl together.
The couple got engaged in October 2017 live on stage and then in June 2018, it was revealed that the two had been married since the very year they got engaged.
6. Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet
Game of Thrones‘s Khal Drogo may be ruthless but the love story of the actor will melt hearts. He was still a child when he first saw Lisa on TV and he told his mother she was the one he wanted.
Despite being close to 10 years older than him, Momoa got married to Bonet many years after he first saw her. They married secretly in 2017 even though there had been rumors since 2007 that they were already married.
7. Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy
In April 2012, Olsen and Sarkozy met for the first time at a party. Even with 17 years between them, the two still clicked and soon began dating.
They got engaged in February 2017 and in September, the fashion designer/former actress and Sarkozy who is the younger brother of the former President of France, Nicolas Sarkozy, got married secretly.
8. Beyoncé and Jay-Z
In 2008, the pair topped all other celebrities who had secret weddings with their super-secret wedding that held at the home of the rapper.
9. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
In 2010, both ended their relationships and began dating in 2011. In September 2012, they secretly got married with only close friends and family members in attendance.
10. Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz
The couple first met when they were still in college and had remained friends since 1994. They did not start dating until 2010 after starring in Dream House together. They got married in 2011.
11. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
The former man and wife met when they were filming Mr. and Mrs. Smith in 2003. At the time, Pitt was still married to Jennifer Aniston while Jolie was getting a divorce from Billy Bob Thornton.
In 2005, Pitt and Aniston ended their marriage and shortly afterward, Brad Pitt and Jolie went public with their relationship.
Although they had already had children together, the couple got engaged in 2012 and in 2014, they secretly got married in France.
12. Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford
13. Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
As much as possible, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have always tried to keep their relationship away from the public. They had their wedding in the same fashion in July 2010 in the Bahamas. The ceremony had only a handful of people in attendance.
Like many other actor couples, these two met while filming Jamon Jamon in 1992. But then, it was until 15 years later that they began dating.
14. Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander
Described as one of the most elusive couples, Vikander and Fassbender met while filming The Light Between Oceans in 2014. They became the ones hard for paparazzi to spot, earning then the title of the elusive couple.
In 2017, the couple secretly got married in Ibiza. The ceremony had their family and friends in attendance.
15. Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo
They were together for 14 years and engaged for 7 before Adams and Le Gallo got married in 2015. Both actors, they met in 2002 in an acting class and from then on, they remained very close.
Although they are also among the celebrities who had secret weddings, there were reports that they were set to get married before they did. The ceremony had the attendance of a very few people.
16. Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha
Washington and Asomugha are both notoriously private individuals and so it is not surprising that their relationship has mostly been private including their super-secret wedding on June 24, 2013, in Hailey, Idaho.
The first time the beautiful couple met was the last time that Washington did theatre in 2010.
17. Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
The relationship between Diaz and Madden started all in a whirlwind and in no time, the news broke in 2015 that they were already married in a ceremony that held in Diaz’s living room in Beverly Hills. Before getting married, they only dated for less than a year.
They met for the first time in Cameron’s house when she hosted a dinner party and asked Benji’s brother, Joel Madden if he could invite him. That was how their love story began.
18. Ludacris and Eudoxie
And then there is also Ludacris and Eudoxie who met during Ludaday festivities as far back as 2008. The two remained together until January 2015 when they tied the knot.
One thing very interesting about their union is that they were engaged for only two weeks before taking the next step.
19. Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman
Somehow, Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman come up as a couple that has always been together, so much because many cannot remember when either was without the other. The irony, though, is that it was only in 2008 that they first met through a mutual friend at the Palms Springs Film Festival.
Hathaway had just split from Raffaello Follieri and she was not ready to date anyone, she immediately knew that she had found her husband when she first sighted Shulman. The Devil Wears Prada actress and her actor-jewelry designer beau got married in 2012 after a one-year engagement.
20. Kate Winslet and Ned RocknRoll
Winslet and Rocknroll met in 2011 on Necker Island which belonged to Richard Branson. Kate Winslet was on vacation there with Louis Dowler who was her boyfriend at the time. That also happened to be the day the island went ablaze and Winslet and Rocknroll met in a house that was on fire.
Only a year after they met, the two secretly got married in 2012.
21. Jordin Sparks and Dana Isaiah
Isaiah and Sparks first met in a group chat that also had both their moms. He was planning to go to LA and so the mothers thought Sparks could give him some advice on moving to the city. Two days later, they met and Jordin knew immediately he was her husband.
In July 2017, the Tattoos singer and Dana Isaiah eloped with a few friends to Hawaii where they got married.