22 Secret Celeb Weddings — Toni Braxton, Alicia Vikander, & More

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22 Secret Celeb Weddings — Toni Braxton, Alicia Vikander, & More

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22 Secret Celeb Weddings — Toni Braxton, Alicia Vikander, & More

Not every celebrity wedding is plastered on magazine covers, with every single detail down to the centerpieces publicized. Some celebs get married in secret and only reveal the good news days, weeks, or months later.

Which famous faves have kept their nuptials under wraps? Here are 22 of the most notable examples of celebrities who managed to keep their private lives very private.

22 Secret Celeb Weddings — Toni Braxton, Alicia Vikander, & More
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Toni Braxton and Birdman

Toni Braxton and Birdman

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The singer and the Cash Money Records CEO quietly eloped around August 2017, theJasmineBrand.com reports.

"They don’t want anyone to know yet," a source told the site. "They’re trying to keep it secret, just like their relationship.

The duo, who've been quietly dating since 2016, is reportedly planning a bigger reception with family and friends soon to celebrate their marriage.

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Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender

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Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender

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Michael Fassbender, 40, and Alicia Vikander, 29, reportedly got married in Ibiza over the weekend, October 14, 2017.

The couple of three years sparked rumors they secretly wed after sporting matching wedding bands.

They have yet to confirm or deny the rumors. 

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Adele and Simon Konecki

Phoenix, AZ / Talking Stick Resort Arena / Nov 21

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Adele and Simon Konecki

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Did Adele marry her longtime beau, Simon Konecki, over the holidays?

The 28-year-old singer was spotted wearing a "wedding-style band" just after Christmas and was seen still wearing the ring on Thursday, according to the Daily Mail.

Many believe the parents of 4-year-old Angelo tied the knot in secret. The couple has yet to confirm the rumors, however.

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Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson

My best friend.... I love you!!

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Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson

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Despite all the 2016 Olympics coverage this August of chamion swimmer Michael Phelps and the woman newscasters called his “fiancée,” the two had tied the knot weeks prior!

TMZ reports Michael and Nicole Johnson tied the knot on June 13 in their new home of Paradise Valley, Arizona — the ceremony officiated by Peter Carlisle, the swimmer’s agent and friend.

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Margot Robbie and Tom Ackerley

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Margot Robbie and Tom Ackerley

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Suicide Squad breakout Margot Robbie may have denied wedding rumors a few months ago, but friends are claiming all the gossip is true, Woman’s Day insists. The Aussie beauty, 26, is believed to have married her longtime boyfriend, Brit movie director Tom Ackerley.

It’s unknown when the gorgeous couple may have tied the knot “on the down-low,” but Margot and Tom were spotted wearing matching gold bands as far back as June 2015.

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Nicollette Sheridan and Aaron Phypers

Nicollette Sheridan and Aaron Phypers

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This Desperate Housewives alum quickly became a wife desperate to end her marriage, the news of her divorce with Aaron Phypers breaking before anyone knew they were married! Per TMZ, the two were married for just six months at the time.

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Jordan Peele and Chelsea Peretti

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Jordan Peele and Chelsea Peretti

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This Key & Peele funnyman and this Brooklyn Nine-Nine funnywoman revealed they eloped "a bit ago" in an April 26 Instagram, saying their only witness was their dog.

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Trai Byers and Grace Gealey

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Trai Byers and Grace Gealey

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The Empire stars tied the knot in a secret wedding on Grand Cayman Island.

The April 14 nuptials were so low-key none of their FOX co-stars even attended the celebration. Instead Trai and Grace invited just over 50 guests — all close friends and family. You do you, Boo Boo Kitty!

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Michael C. Hall and Morgan Macgregor

Michael C. Hall and Morgan Macgregor

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Actor Michael C. Hall secretly married his novelist love Morgan Macgregor in New York on February 29, 2016. While his rep confirmed the news on March 1, the details of the nuptials were kept totally under wraps.

The newlyweds had been dating since 2012; this is the Dexter star's third marriage.

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J. Cole and Melissa Heholt

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J. Cole and Melissa Heholt

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During a livestreamed #MLKNow interview on January 18, Creed director Ryan Coogler accidently outed J. Cole as a married man, not realizing no one knew the rapper had tied the knot with Melissa Heholt, his girlfriend of 10 years.

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Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik

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Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik

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In August 2015, Zooey announced she had married her producer beau and welcomed a New Girl with him, daughter Elise Otter.

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Beyoncé and Jay Z

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Beyoncé and Jay Z

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Bey and Jay have kept the details of their April 2008 wedding so private, fans flipped out when Jay Z finally shared video footage from their nuptials for their seventh anniversary.

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Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds

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Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds

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Despite being one of Hollywood's hottest couples, Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds managed to keep their September 9, 2012 wedding on the down low, with details about the swanky event only leaking after the fact.

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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

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Brangelina is another A-list couple who kept their (ill-fated) wedding under wraps with a private ceremony in France on Saturday, August 23, 2014, which wasn't confirmed until August 28. Even more impressive, the pair actually had a different secret even earlier than that — as Americans, they had to get officially married in the USA — and managed to totally hide it until Angelina mentioned it in an interview.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tasha McCauley

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tasha McCauley

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt broke hearts across the world by marrying Tasha McCauley on December 20, 2014 — but we didn't find out until the very end of the month. Joseph has always kept Tasha out of the spotlight, saying she doesn't want to be part of the celeb world.

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Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock

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Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock

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Kelly only waited a day to share the good news about her October 20, 2013 wedding, but given her A-list pop star status, it's impressive she managed to keep the location and date to herself at all.

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Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha

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Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha

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Kerry Washington is the queen of keeping her private life private. She married football player Nnamdi Asomugha on June 24, 2013, and didn't announce the news until early July of that year. OK, that doesn't seem like long to keep a secret, until you learn she'd kept the entire relationship under wraps until the marriage itself. That's impressive.

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Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard

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This adorable couple didn't announce their marriage ahead of time, but hey, they didn't even know they were going to tie the knot when they did. The pair went to pick up their marriage license on October 17, 2013, and then on impulse decided to make it official right there in the courthouse. They'd been together since 2007 and had already welcomed their daughter, Lincoln, in March 2013, so, honestly, we didn’t even realize they weren't already married.

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Melissa Benoist and Blake Jenner

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Melissa Benoist and Blake Jenner

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Glee stars Melissa Benoist and Blake Jenner kept their nuptials a secret for several months in 2015. Talk about playing it cool!

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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher

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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher

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That '70s Show couple Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher tied the knot at a secret July 4 wedding on 2015. The news didn't break for a few days — plus, there are rumors they may have been officially married long beforehand.

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Stana Katic and Kris Brkljac

Gioia. #ElectricLove

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Stana Katic and Kris Brkljac

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Castle star Stana Katic has kept her relationship with Kris Brkljac, a business efficiency consultant, extremely private, so it's no surprise their wedding in 2015 was also kept to themselves at first.

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Alan Rickman and Rima Horton

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Alan Rickman and Rima Horton

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All these youngsters better bow down to the master of keeping secrets. Late Harry Potter fan fave Alan Rickman and his partner of 40 years, Rima Horton, officially announced they were married in 2015 — three years after the fact!

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Not every celebrity wedding is plastered on magazine covers, with every single detail down to the centerpieces publicized. Some celebs get married in secret and only reveal the good news days, weeks, or months later.

Which famous faves have kept their nuptials under wraps? Here are 22 of the most notable examples of celebrities who managed to keep their private lives very private.