These Celebrities Had The Most Expensive And Extravagant Weddings Of All Time
A celebrity wedding is something huge. It is not like every other wedding as this is the union of two famous people tying the knot. The media and papers have the event covered. Every tiny detail from the venue to the food to the guest list is exposed and talked about over social media.
Even before social media existed, weddings were huge when they were of celebrities. Today, they are big, bold and extravagant. This is the day when celebrities can show off just how wealthy and lavish their weddings can be. It feels like a whole celebration of their big day.
1George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin
The wedding of this massively popular actor and the human rights lawyer grabbed worldwide attention in 2014. It was held in Italy and cost $4.6 million. Amal’s custom made Oscar de la Renta dress may have cost a few hundred thousand dollars. The majority of the expenditure was hosting the A-list guests.
The hotel where the guests stayed was accessible only by boat. Rooms must have cost a ton as attendees included Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber, Matt Damon, John Krasinski and Emily Blunt, Bill Murray, Bono, etc. The wedding was officiated by the former mayor of Rome.
3Justin Timberlake & Jessica Biel
The two tied the knot in 2012 and broke the hearts of millions of teenage girls. They got married at the Borgo Egnazia, a centuries-old castle converted into a hotel, in Italy. The cost of tight security, fireworks and a Giambattista Valli wedding gown reportedly was $6.5 million.
4The guest list
The guest list included about 100 people only. Celebs like singer Timbaland, actor Andy Samberg, Beverly Mitchell, Jimmy Fallon attended. The pair have been happily married since 2012 and now has a child together. They often post on social media and have a near-perfect relationship. Their wedding is still considered one of the most gorgeous in Hollywood wedding history.
5Salma Hayek & Francois Henri Pinault
The pair got married in 2009 on Valentine’s Day at the La Fenice Theater in Venice. The wedding cost $3.5 million and the venue alone must have cost a million. Salma walked the aisle in a Balenciaga gown behind their 19-month-old daughter, who was the flower girl. The guest list included Bono, Charlize Theron, Penelope Cruz, Anna Wintour, etc.