Neil Patrick Harris decided to make an important step this weekend. The star is officially a married man. The 41 year old actor revealed that he and his life partner had their official union on Saturday.
Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka have been together for no less than 10 years. The couple decided to have their wedding in Italy, on Saturday. The actor revealed the wedding news on his Twitter on Monday. “Guess what? @DavidBurtka and I got married over the weekend. In Italy,” Harris claimed. “Yup,” the Two and a Half Men star posted on Twitter. “We put the ‘n’ and ‘d’ in ‘husband’.” Neil Patrick Harris also shared a photo of the couple at the ceremony.
Neil and David have been engaged for years, so there is no wonder after all that the happy couple decided to make this step. The two are parents to 3 year old twins Harper Grace and Gideon Scott and have been happy together for so long that it is no surprise in their decision.
In fact, Neil Patrick Harris said that he and his life partner have proposed to each other more than five years ago. Since that moment, they have both been wearing engagement rings. The couple chose to have a romantic and elegant wedding ceremony. They wore matching Tom Ford tuxedos. The wedding ceremony was officiated by a friend of the couple.
So, the wedding ceremony was actually officiated by How I Met Your Mother director and producer Pam Fryman. The couple wanted to have a memorable moment at their ceremony, so they included a performance from Elton John. The two shared some beautiful wedding vows, it has been said. Kelly Ripa talked about the wedding, claiming that everything had been great at this event.
Neil Patrick Harris first revealed that he is gay back in 2006. The star previous said that before meeting David Burtka he always thought that he will remain single. Neil and David just got married, so congrats are in order for the happy couple. The two had a private, family wedding, after announcing their engagement back in 2011.