Life post-conservatorship seemingly couldn’t be higher for Britney Spears. Living proof: On Thursday, the 40-year-old pop star married her accomplice of 5 years, Sam Asghari, and from all the things we’ve seen up to now, the at-home ceremony was akin to a fairytale. Spears even appeared straight out of Cinderella when she stepped right into a white carriage pulled by a horse with gold hooves. “We actually needed to make this a small and delightful second with household and pals,” Spears informed Vogue. In fact, this was far out of your typical “small” marriage ceremony: For one, the choose visitor checklist included Madonna. Right here, all the things we learn about Spears and Asghari’s nuptials.
The bride wore Versace.
Donatella Versace has been regarded as the designer behind the costume ever since Spears posted an Instagram proving she’d made the trek from Italy to Spears’s dwelling in L.A. in March. The rumors have been true: Spears wore a customized off-the-shoulder Versace robe with a slit and large practice. Versace was additionally behind the black mini-dress she switched into on the after-party.
As for Asghari, he additionally saved it basic in a Versace tux. (At one level, the 28-year-old coach, who met Spears on the set of her “Slumber Celebration” music video, additionally donned his spouse’s veil.)
The visitor checklist was extremely star-studded.
A putting variety of the 60 or so attendees have been celebrities—beginning with Madonna, who promised that she was “coming to get [Spears] out of jail” on the top of the #FreeBritney motion final yr. Selena Gomez, who impressed Spears to get a tattoo earlier this yr, was additionally in attendance, as have been Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore, and can.i.am. In fact, there was additionally Mathew Rosengart, the lawyer who helped free Spears from the allegedly abusive 13-year conservatorship final fall. As for the Spears household, they have been unsurprisingly absent. Spears’s sons along with her ex-husband Kevin Federline have been additionally no-shows: “They assume the main target of at the present time ought to be on Britney and Sam, and they’re very completely happy for her transferring ahead,” her legal professional informed Web page Six.
In the meantime, the horse pulling Spears’s carriage waited outdoors.
Spears and Madonna recreated their iconic kiss.
Almost 20 years after they smooched on the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, Madonna and Britney once more got here collectively for a kiss on the reception. On the time, Spears informed CNN that she wouldn’t kiss a girl once more—besides “perhaps with Madonna.”
There was very a lot an after-party.
Spears rode in a Rolls Royce for the second time in her life after the ceremony, then got here again for extra festivities. She joined Madonna and Gomez in a rendition of her 2003 hit “Poisonous,” and did a duet of “Stars Are Blind” with Paris Hilton.
Spears’s ex almost spoiled the enjoyable.
Jason Alexander, who was married to Spears for simply 55 hours in 2004, introduced that he was crashing the marriage in a livestream. He didn’t get too far: The Ventura Sheriff’s Division shortly arrested him on an excellent warrant. Spears’s assistant, Vicky T, later assured that “everyone seems to be protected” on her Instagram Tales.