Patrick Stewart Weds Sunny Ozell in Lake Tahoe; Ian McKellen Officiates
According to People, On September 7th, Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell made their marriage official at a ceremony officiated by Sir Ian McKellen. The small ceremony took place at Lake Tahoe, with only a hundred people attending. The couple told the world by taking a picture of themselves neck-deep in a ball pit with the caption "Yes, Married", while Ian McKellen took a picture of himself with a shirt that said "Minister", the couple's wedding certificate, and the caption "I did my part". This is the third wedding for Stewart, after meeting Ozell four years ago in 2009.
Both Stewart and McKellen are starring on Broadway later this season in No Man's Land and Waiting for Godot, which will open on November 24, 2013 for a fourteen week run. Patrick Stewart has won a Drama Desk Award, a Grammy award, and two Laurence Olivier award and has been nominated for a Tony Award, an Outer Critics Circle, two Golden Globes, and four Emmy Awards. He is known most for his role as Professor X in X-Men and Captain Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: The Next Generation.
McKellen is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, two Academy Award nominations, four BAFTA nominations and five Emmy Award nominations. Some of his most notable film roles include Gandalf in the The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies, Magneto in the X-Men films, and Sir Leigh Teabing in The Da Vinci Code.
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