Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are wedded!
The bride has been sharing adorable details and pictures from the wedding, which took place on July 16 in Las Vegas.
Just before midnight on Saturday, the Marry Me actor, 52, and the Argo Oscar winner, 49, went down the aisle at the Little White Chapel. They first announced their engagement in April.
“The task was completed by us. The beauty of love. Kindness is the nature of love. And it turns out that love is tolerant. Last night, after flying to Vegas and waiting in line for a licence alongside four other couples who had also travelled to the city known as the “Wedding Capital of the World,” “In her July 17 On the JLo email, Lopez addressed her followers.
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Two males were holding hands and holding each other behind us, Lopez continued. “In front of us, a young couple who travelled three hours from Victorville on the occasion of their daughter’s second birthday, all of us wanting the same thing—for the world to acknowledge us as partners and to declare our love to the world through the ancient and nearly universal symbol of marriage.”
“By midnight, we hardly made it to the tiny, white wedding chapel. They kindly stayed open later than expected for a little while, let us to take pictures in a pink Cadillac convertible that had apparently formerly belonged to the king (but if we wanted Elvis to show, that cost extra, and he was in bed).”
Lopez wore a white, lace off-the-shoulder long sleeve wedding dress by Zuhair Murad for the ceremony. The dress featured a sweetheart neckline, a corset bodice, a fishtail train, and a matching veil with lace trim.
In a Clark County marriage certificate that PEOPLE was able to obtain, Lopez stated that she intended to use Affleck’s last name. Even in her newsletter, she used the title “Mrs. Jennifer Lynn Affleck.”
Affleck and Lopez, who costarred in the film Gigli, started dating in July 2002 and were engaged in November of the same year. Just days before the scheduled wedding in September 2003, they decided to postpone it.
Affleck married Jennifer Garner, 50, after they divorced, and they had three children together: Violet, 16; Seraphina, 13; and Samuel, 10. With Grammy-winning musician Marc Anthony, 53, whom Lopez married in 2004, she had twins Max and Emme, who are now 14 years old.
The two people’s romance was renewed in 2021. As for their relationship, Lopez told PEOPLE earlier this year, “We have to be extremely mindful of those things because we’re older now, smarter, have more experience, are at different points in our lives, and have kids now. “It’s a fantastic outcome that this has happened in this fashion at this point in our life where we can genuinely appreciate, celebrate, and respect each other,” the speaker said.
In an Instagram photo after their nuptials, the new Mrs. Affleck displayed her wedding band. “Hey Sadie! Referencing Funny Girl’s “Sadie, Sadie,” she wrote in the caption of the image, “Go to OnTheJLo for all the deets “lyrics.