WASHINGTON (AFP) – Celebrity couple Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck tied the knot on Saturday (August 20) in a lavish ceremony at the latter’s mansion.
The A-list lovebirds already got married in mid-July in Las Vegas, but now it’s official again in front of friends and family at Affleck’s 35-hectare waterfront compound in Georgia in the southeastern United States.
According to People magazine, among the Hollywood types who attended the three-day event were Affleck’s longtime friend Matt Damon and director Kevin Smith.
According to Fox News, guests wore all white while Lopez wore an Italian-made Ralph Lauren dress.
An image posted by celebrity gossip site TMZ ahead of the wedding shows dinner seating arranged in what appears to be a large covered dock, with a large fireworks barge floating nearby. was shown.
He’s 50 and she’s 53. The pair first met on the set of the widely panned film Gigli (2003) in 2002.
They became a media sensation for dating, but postponed their planned wedding in 2003 and announced their relationship was over in early 2004.
“Bennifer” — the couple’s public nickname from their first highly publicized relationship — took the internet by storm last year when photos of them together began circulating again.
Lopez and Affleck announced their engagement in April. She posted a video of herself looking emotional and admiring her green ring in her newsletter, On The JLo.
US media reported that the ring was an emerald cut pale green diamond.
It will be the fourth marriage for Lopez and the second for Affleck.
Lopez was previously married to actor Ojani Noah, dancer Chris Judd, and singer Marc Anthony, and shares an Emmy with 14-year-old twin Max.
Affleck is married to actress Jennifer Garner and is the parent of Violet, 16, Seraphina, 13, and Samuel, 10.
Lopez spoke about her new relationship with Affleck in an interview with People in February.
“It’s a beautiful love story that we got a second chance at,” she said.