Surprise! Vanessa Williams and fiance Jim Skrip said ‘I do’ in front of family and friends on July 4 in Buffalo, New York. Congrats to the happy couple!
Vanessa Williams, 52, is a married woman! The Ugly Betty star wed fiance Jim Skrip over the Fourth of July weekend. The couple exchanged vows in a lavish ceremony surrounded by family and friends, and the bride looked absolutely stunning! Check out the gorgeous photos from her wedding!
It’s been a weekend full of weddings! Vanessa and Jim were just two of many couples to tie the knot over Independence Day weekend. The couple wed at St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic church in Buffalo. Vanessa looked gorgeous in her wedding gown, which had a hint of a golden sparkle, according to photos captured by Entertainment Tonight. The woman always looks fierce!
Friends and family helped celebrate the nuptials and the Fourth of July holiday with sparklers. Vanessa and Jim rode away in a white Rolls Royce after the ceremony. How romantic! Vanessa’s daughters, Melanie Jillian and Sasha, served as her bridesmaids. Ana Ortiz, who co-starred with Vanessa on Ugly Betty, and actor Mark Indelicato attended the wedding.
The actress announced her engagement in Sept. 2015 during The Queen Latifah Show. This is Vanessa’s third marriage. She was married to movie producer Ramon Hervey from 1987 to 1997. Vanessa was then married to former NBA star Rick Fox from 1999 to 2004.
Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis & More Fourth Of July Weddings
So many celebrity couples picked this weekend to get married. Ashton Kutcher, 37, and Mila Kunis, 31, tied the knot in a secret wedding over the weekend. Yep, the That ’70s Show wedding really happened! Billy Joel, 66, and Alexis Roderick, 33, surprised guests at their annual Fourth of July party with a wedding! The couple is expecting a child this summer.
HollywoodLifers, are you happy for Vanessa and Jim? Are you surprised they tied the knot? Let us know!
— Avery Thompson