Celebrity weddings are where countless couples the world over draw inspiration when planning their own nuptials and 2015 was a year that offered a plethora of inspiration. From lavish, elegant affairs to low-key beachside ceremonies, here are the twenty best celebrity weddings of 2015.
Celebrity Weddings of 2015
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux
Ever since her famous split from Brad Pitt, the world has been waiting for Friends alum Jennifer Aniston to walk down the aisle again. In August, Jennifer finally got her happy ending when she tied the knot with writer and actor Justin Thereaux in Bel Air.
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis already had a baby girl together before tying the knot on the Fourth of July. The couple, who’ve kept their relationship notoriously private, first met when they co-starred on That 70’s Show together.
Matt Dallas and Blue Hamilton
Love won when TV star Matt Dallas tied the knot with his longtime boyfriend Blue Hamilton, a singer and songwriter. The couple tied the knot in July, shortly after same-sex marriage was made legal nationwide.
Billy Joel and Alexis Roderick
Billy Joel wed his expecting girlfriend, Alexis Roderick, in a Fourth of July ceremony on Long Island. The couple opted for a surprise affair, with their guests arriving under the assumption that they were simply attending a July 4th bash.
Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo
Darren Le Gallo and Man of Steel star Amy Adams had been engaged for a whopping seven years before they finally made it official in May. The couple cited Amy’s packed filming schedule as the reason behind the long wait.
Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed
The Vampire Diaries and Twilight Saga stars married in August in an outdoor ceremony after a much-publicized courtship. The couple, who are both huge social media users, graced their fans with tons of pics on Instagram and Twitter.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter
Female hearts were breaking all over the world when the much-loved Sherlock star wed his longtime girlfriend, stage director and playwright Sophie Hunter. The couple kept photos of their February wedding, which took place on a small English island, out of the papers.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard
After a much-publicized and dramatic love affair, superstar Johnny Depp made it official with Amber Heard in February. The couple opted to wed on a beach, with Amber wearing a stunning, flowing ivory gown.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy
The kooky Full House alum married Olivier Sarkozy, half-brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, in November. The New York ceremony followed with a reception which reportedly featured bowls of cigarettes that guests were encouraged to smoke while they celebrated the new couple.
Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried
Most reality show love affairs don’t result in a real-life happy ending. However, this can’t be said for Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried. The former Bachelorette broke the mold and actually married her suitor of choice in January.
Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
The Bad Teacher star finally settled down when she married the Good Charlotte rocker in January. Cameron made no apologies for waiting until she was 43 to wed for the first time, stating, “I waited because I didn’t want to settle.”
Allison Williams and Ricky Van Veen
On the hit HBO series Girls, Allison Williams plays a girl who’s chronically unlucky in love. However, life doesn’t always imitate art. Allison showed that she was nothing like her TV counterpart when she married her longtime boyfriend in September. She was walked down the aisle by her father, newscaster Brian Williams.
Geri Halliwell and Christian Horner
The gossip sites were abuzz when Geri Halliwell wed businessman Christian Horner in a lavish ceremony in May, as none of her fellow Spice Girls were in attendance. Geri maintains that their absence was due to conflicting schedules, rather than a feud.
Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild
Socialite Nicki Hilton married businessman James Rothschild in July in London. Naturally, big sister Paris was her maid-of-honor, donning a Pippa Middleton-inspired white gown.
Heather Morris and Taylor Hubbell
Everyone was saying “aww” when Glee star and former Beyonce back-up dancer Heather Morris chose to marry her high school sweetheart instead of a fellow celeb. The couple had a low-key May wedding, with their infant son, Elijah, in attendance.
Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik
New Girl star Zooey Deschanel was pregnant when she wed longtime boyfriend Jacob Pechenik. The wedding came just in the nick of time, as she gave birth to the couple’s first child, Elsie, shortly after.
Vanessa Williams and Jim Skrip
Fourth of July weddings were all the rage for celebrities in 2015. Ugly Betty star and singer Vanessa Williams was no exception. She chose the Fourth as the perfect day to marry her fiance Jim Skrip. The couple chose an Egyptian theme for their reception, with Vanessa changing into a sparkly gold gown.
Tracy Morgan and Megan Wollover
Nothing can stand in the way of love if it’s really meant to be. After recovering from a harrowing bus accident that nearly cost him his life, 30 Rock star and SNL alum Tracy Morgan wed his girlfriend in what was reported to be an extremely emotional ceremony.
Bryan Greenberg and Jamie Chung
Real World star turned actress Jamie Chung wed How To Make It In America star Bryan Greenberg in October. Although the wedding took place on Halloween, there was nothing spooky about their elegant beach ceremony.
Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello
The Modern Family bombshell married the Magic Mike hunk in Florida after a year-long engagement. It was a lavish affair, which Sofia would go on to jokingly tease Ellen DeGeneres for missing on her talk show.
Matt loves listening to any music style he can understand the words. Matt lives in the wedding capital of the world, Las Vegas, with his wife Sharon. His likes include craft beer, baseball and, traveling.