It is hard to believe that in this day and age, with paparazzi swarming celebrities, that anyone could keep their wedding a secret, but it has been done a time or two. Here are some celebrities who pulled off secret weddings. Hey, if they can pull off getting married without anyone knowing about it, you can pull off just about anything, too, right?
Celebrities Who Had Secret Weddings
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux
It is hard to believe that someone as famous as Jennifer Aniston could pull off a wedding that no one knew about, but she did it. Aniston and Theroux, actor/director, were engaged in August of 2012 and were married on August 5, 2015 at the mansion they shared together in Bel Air, California. However, their wedding guests thought they were attending a birthday party for Justin, who was turning 44 at the time. No one knew it was a wedding until they arrived.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard
Pirates of the Caribbean actor, Johnny Depp and actress Amber Heard were married in a secret civil ceremony at their home in Los Angles, California, on February 3, 2015. The couple first met in 2011 while filming the movie The Rum Diary and were engaged at the end of 2012. On May 23, 2016, Heard filed for divorce, which was finalized on January 13, 2017.
Britney Spears and Kevin Federline
Britney Spears is most known for her first marriage, to Jason Alexander, which lasted only 55 hours before it was annulled. However, her 2nd marriage was kept a secret from the guests. The I’m a Slave 4 U songstress married backup dancer, Kevin Federline on September 18, 2004 at a private home in Studio City, California. The wedding guests were told they would be attending the couple’s engagement party. Spears filed for divorce on November 7, 2006, which was finalized on July 30, 2007. The couple have 2 sons together: Sean Preston, born in 2005 and Jayden James, born in 2006.
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green
Transformers actress Megan Fox and Beverly Hills 90210 alum were married in a secret ceremony in Maui, Hawaii on June 24, 2010. The couple first met on the set of the television series Hope & Faith in 2004 and were engaged on June 1, 2010. The couple are the parents of 3 children: Noah Shannon, born in 2012, Bodhi Ransom, born in 2014 and Journey River, born in 2016.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
Actress Blake Lively and actor Ryan Reynolds were able to keep their September 9, 2012 wedding a secret from everyone. The two were married in a small, private ceremony in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. The couple planned their entire wedding in just a month’s time. The couple met on the set of the movie Green Lantern in 2010 and began dating in October of 2011.