Posted by Media Outrage on June 11th, 2012
Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves finally tied the knot during an intimate ceremony at his Austin, Texas home over the weekend.
Everything’s bigger in Texas — especially celebrity weddings!
Texas native Matthew McConaugheyand his love of six years Camila Alvestied the knot in Austin Saturday, the actor’s rep confirms to Us Weekly.
“There were about 100 of his close friends and family there,” one wedding guest tellsUs of the “high-end,” campout-themed soiree. “[The ceremony] was very emotional. There was a moment when . . . [Matthew] leaned down and whispered something in [Camila's] ear and you could see a tear coming down her face. Everyone let out a collective sigh.”
Famous attendees at the nuptials includedWoody Harrelson and filmmakerRichard Linklater. Following the ceremony, guests were given the option of celebrating all night long, camping out in state-of-the-art tents set up on McConaughey and Alves’ property.
“It’s definitely a campground, but they weren’t exactly roughing it,” one source explained. “They have showers, restrooms, and air conditioning. It’s very unique, high-end camping.”
Alves and McConaughey, 42, who met at a bar in Los Angeles in 2006, have two children together,Levi, 3, and Vida, 2. The actor proposed to his Brazilian-born love this past Christmas.
“Just asked Camila to marry me, #MerryChristmas,” the Magic Mike star tweeted December 25, posting a sweet photo of the newly-engaged pair sharing a smooch.
Mediaoutrage- Congrats to the happy couple!