For most celebrity weddings, there’s a lot of planning involved: huge dresses, exotic locations, fancy food and a guest list as long as your arm. But while some stars decide to go all out for their big day, other couples take the opposite route: escaping to a private place, keeping it casual and only inviting close family and friends — if they decide to tell anyone at all.
When you’re famous, eloping can have a lot of perks. You can avoid press coverage and prevent uninvited acquaintances from feeling snubbed, not to mention save a lot of cash. It can also create a super-special, super-intimate ceremony that the two of you will remember forever.
Let’s look at some of the biggest celebrity pairs that have said “I do” secretly — or at least without making it a big deal.