Not all celebrities like to make their big day, their wedding, a public affair or an event full of a lot of drama. They like to keep it low profile, and tie the knot in small ceremonies. The most famous example of a wedding in this style probably belongs to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Everybody knew about this hot couple’s romance, but the couple managed to keep all media away from day of their unison as they tied the knot in a small chapel at Chateau Miraval.
Only close friends and family were invited to the ceremony, with no extravagance that most celebrities love to have on their special day. Well, it is all about personal preferences and likings. Click through to see some more celebrity couples who thought it best to keep their wedding a secret affair.
Christina Ricci and James Heerdegen
Christina Ricci married her longtime boyfriend James, who she met over the sets of Pan Am. He is a camera and a dolly grip technician. Christina tied the knot secretively and the media got to know about the hush-hush affair when she tweeted – “I’m sorry I have to share what @riccardotisci made for me!! #iloveyouricky! “. She tweeted this and revealed her beautiful wedding gown that designer Riccardo Tisci had designed for her to make her special day even more special.
Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock
Kelly Clarkson has a different story to tell, as she first announced her plans for a big fat wedding but later she changed her mind and eloped with Brandon Blackstock. They had a nuptial ceremony on the sly that came to light with a tweet by a crooner who was there at the ceremony.
Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck
Both these stars became a couple in mid 2004 and in June 2005, they went for secret nuptials on the island of Turks and Caicos. Their secret wedding had nothing flashy, both were modestly dressed and the guests were a few family members and close friends. They only wanted each other and not a crowd at their wedding.
Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
Both Oscar-winning actors fell in love with each other on the set of Woody Allen’s romantic comedy- Vicky Christina Barcelona, in 2008. Their chemistry was so fine, that they amassed massive fan-following after the movie release. The fans went crazy with delight when they got to know about the secret wedding of Cruz and Bardem in July 2010. The couple went for a small, secret wedding wherein only the closest family members and friends were present.
Beyoncé Knowles and Jay-Z
Beyonce and Jay-Z managed to keep their wedding a secret for quite some time. It was after six months of the wedding that Beyonce started speaking about her secret nuptial. Their wedding was small and intimate, as both did not want their special day to be a drama-filled day. Their wedding would have still been a secret for the world if Beyonce had not shared her wedding pictures on the internet.
Kate Winslet and Ned Rocknroll
It is for the third time that Kate got married, and this time she managed to keep her nuptials secret. It was a secret wedding and hardly anybody from Hollywood, except for her partner from Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio, graced the occasion.
Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman
They both tied the knot at a secret sunset ceremony, which involved very few people, only the close friends and family. The wedding planner for the secret nuptial ceremony of Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman was the same who did all the arrangements for the hush-hush wedding of Natalie Portman.