According to EOnline, Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union married on Saturday in a ceremony with close family and friends in Miami, Fl. Take a look at the bride and groom on People. The NBA super star and actress have been engaged since December, 2013 and dating since 2009. Wade and Union have always come across as happy and in love, except for one small stint when they were apart – which is nothing unusual in any relationship.
Gabrielle Union insisted on a prenuptial agreement in this marriage, as she has been married once before. The ‘Being Mary Jane’ star has gained alot, the powerhouse that she is. Hollywood knows Union all too well as the “Deliver Us From Eva,” and “Daddy’s Little Girls,” actress.
The wedding is said be officiated by Union’s bestie, Essence Atkins and her husband. The “Are We There Yet,” sitcom mom, has been ordained for a while, Atkins explains to Essence. She had a baby boy in December of 2011. Atkins’ husband officiated Alfonso Ribeiro’s wedding two years ago, and was somewhat prepared for a star-studded wedding.
Since wedding guest were summoned to keep their mouths closed and prohibited to post photos on social media, we have had to rely on insider info and Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union for details. Throughout the weekend the two gave updates by posting photos of themselves and family. Wade posted a photo of his mother, Jolinda Wade and expressed how delighted he was to have her be apart of his life right now. Pastor Jolinda Wade is an ordained minister in Chicago.
Friends on the guest list most likely included Wade’s best friend, NBA MVP, LeBron James, now a Cleveland Cavalier. Miami Heat, Chris Bosh, and many other stars all decked in white and black at the request of the bride and groom. The Wade and Union union has been one of Hollywood’s most anticipated wedding’s, and it appears to have been worth the wait.
We will have to wait and see photos and footage of the 32-year old Wade and 41-year-old Union’s magical wedding. We do wish them all the best and God’s blessings as they enter into another stage of their lives. Congratulations Dwyane and Gabrielle!