Fleur East celebrated "the happiest and most special day" of her life in Marrakech.
Rabat – Fleur East, UK I’m a Celebrity and British X Factor star, married her longtime boyfriend, Marcel Badiane-Robin, in Morocco on June 8.
“Over the moon to announce that I am officially a Mrs! I married my best friend of 9 years and in our 10th year we became Husband and Wife”, tweeted Fleur on 16 June.
According to Hello Magazine Harry Redknapp, retired footballer and I’m a Celebrity winner, and his wife Sandra attended the wedding along with TV presenter, AJ Odudu and The Only Way Is Essex’s, Vas J Morgan.
Marcel Badiane told Hello: “When I saw Fleur in her dress I felt like the luckiest man in the universe, not just the world. When I saw her walking down the aisle, the emotions took over and for the first time ever it felt real.”
Prior to the wedding ceremony, Fleur East tweeted a photo of herself in Marrakech wearing a local outfit. “Met a guy in Marrakech who hooked me up with the local swag. I got fully immersed in the experience and embraced it all.”
The happy couple joined a list of celebrities who have chosen to tie the knot in Morocco. On April 2019, British actor Idris Elba married his girlfriend Sabrina Dhowre in Marrakech at Ksar Char-Bagh hotel. Elba is the star of the popular British TV series, Luther.
“We’ve been literally inseparable since we met.”, Elba told Vogue Magazine.
Idris Elba proposed to Sabrina, Miss Vancouver 2014, on stage at a film screening back in February 2018.
While in 2017, American DJs Hannah Bronfman and Brendan Fallis chose Morocco to celebrate their union. The couple exchanged “I dos” in Marrakech at La Mamounia Hotel.
“We considered many places before deciding on Marrakech…we completely fell in love with Morocco, the food, the people, the colours, and the vibe,” Brofman told Brides magazine.