( 📸: Bride Magazine )
Cousins! Actress Gabourey Sidibe kicked off the week dropping a bombshell in revealing that she is a married woman and has been for a little over a year!
Appearing on’ Live with Kelly and Ryan,’ this morning the 39 year recalled how she and her then boyfriend Brandon Frankel met on a dating app. She says they got engaged back in November 2020 and tied the knot soon after.
Further in the interview Gabourey explained that she is not a big fan of weddings. “The thing about weddings is I don’t like them. I don’t like them. Here’s an example of how much I don’t like them: I’m actually married. We got married over a year ago.” The actress revealed that the couple actually tied the knot at their kitchen table nearly four months after getting engaged.
Gabourey says her mother worked as a wedding singer when she was a kid so she was invited to a lot of weddings without actually being invited. “I really don’t like weddings. She added, “been at a lot of weddings uninvited” and “now I don’t like them.”
Brandon who was in the audience as Gabourey revealed the big news took to Instagram to post in excitement about his wife. Relieved we can finally tell the world. So thankful to have found my forever person, my partner-in-crime, and the love of my life.” He added, “Every day is the best day with you. Nobody I would rather raise cats with and be in bed by a smooth 8pm with. Love you forever.”
She also shared photos of their intimate kitchen wedding while noting that they will have a wedding one day. “ We really do want to have a wedding someday but I just couldn’t wait to marry this amazing man.”
Congratulations to the newly weds, love wins!