Danielle Brooks Is Married: ‘OITNB’ Star Weds Dennis Gelin In 2 Marriage ceremony Robes

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January 13, 2022 11:13PM EST

Taystee is married! ‘Orange Is The New Black’ actress Danielle Brooks tied the knot in a vacation spot marriage ceremony in Miami with not one however two attire.

Danielle Brooks not solely wowed followers along with her efficiency in Orange Is The New Black however along with her latest marriage ceremony robes— sure, plural. The actress introduced that she married Dennis Gelin on Thursday, Jan. 13 and blessed her followers with a wonderful photoshoot the place she confirmed off each of her attire. The primary robe was designed by Oluwagbemisola Okunlola and had a sheer lace bodice and sleeves with a ravishing vine-like design that danced round her prime half and glided down her arms. The robe’s full skirt flared out and had an identical vine sample.

Danielle Brooks rocks a black one-shoulder costume. (Broadimage/Shutterstock)
The second costume was simply as gorgeous as the primary. Designed by Mission Runway host Christian Siriano, the three-in-one costume had a sheer lace corset, modern lace skirt and a larger-than-life tulle prepare. And no, the second costume wasn’t an impulse determination. “I all the time knew I used to be going to have two attire,” she advised Vogue throughout her marriage ceremony interview. She knew she wished a glance from Christian who she had been mates with because the begin of her profession and one by a Black designer.

The actress tied the knot in a vacation spot marriage ceremony on the Alfred DuPont Constructing in Miami. Her childhood priest Pastor Baldwin officiated the marriage whereas her lovely two-year-old daughter Freeya Carel served because the flower woman. The theme of the reception was Chocolate Love and friends came upon their seating by way of chocolate truffles wrapped in gold.

Danielle Brooks on the Glamour Girl of the Yr Awards. (REX)
The Tony-nominated actress additionally wished to make sure that everybody felt secure through the marriage ceremony. As a result of coronavirus pandemic and the rampant Omicron variant, they’d precautions on the reception like hand sanitizers at each seat and customized hors d’oeuvre. She famous that “everybody felt secure due to our COVID measures.”

Danielle famous that the reception was an absolute blast and was “lit” all through the whole course of the night time. “Our marriage ceremony occasion began to bop earlier than the primary course even hit the desk,” she shared. “We ate phenomenal cake and drank tequila till it actually ran out on the bar. You could possibly really feel that after two years of being in a pandemic all of us yearned for moments to create reminiscences collectively, and we’re glad we may present that. The room was flowing with love, pleasure, and togetherness.”


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