Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo tied the knot on July 15, 2011 — but it wasn’t just any ceremony. They actually got married on a private island owned by their friend Sir Richard Branson. Private jets as party favors?
Lachey and Minnillo were not the only ones to have their festivities in a tropical paradise. After a four-year engagement, Megan Fox finally became Brian Austin Green’s wife on June 24, 2012. They had a private ceremony at the Four Seasons Resort on the beautiful Big Island of Hawaii, far away from angry robots that love exploding things. And, no, we’re not talking about famous Fox foe Michael Bay.
Everyone thought Kim Kardashian had found her prince charming when she married Kris Humphries on August 20, 2011 in Montecito, Calif. — but fairy tales don’t always have a happy ending. Despite the fact that Kardashian filed for divorce just 72 days after the couple wed, she always has E!’s two-part wedding extravaganza to remind her of Humphries. And countless tabloid covers. And her lawyers.
And now for the most adorable: Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi said their vows on Aug. 16, 2008. There ceremony was simple — only 19 guests! What would Hollywood think?! — and located in the most intimate of settings: Their own home in California.
Will Biel and Timberlake’s day beat out all of these celebrity summer weddings?