June 11, 2012
Newlyweds ... Camila Alves and Matthew McConaughey. Photo: Getty
Actor Matthew McConaughey has married his longtime girlfriend, Brazilian model Camila Alves, according to People magazine.
The couple wed in a private ceremony at their home in Austin Texas, before close friends and family, including their two children Levi, 3, and Vida, 2.
The wedding was a three-day event with guests staying in luxury tents installed for the occasion, reported the magazine.
McConaughey, 42, and Alves, 30, met in 2006 and were engaged in December. He announced the engagement via Twitter with this message: "Just asked camila to marry me, #MerryChristmas" and a link to a photo of the couple kissing.
McConaughey has starred in many films, including the Lincoln Lawyer, and How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days. Most recently he walked the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival to promote the films Paperboy and Mud.
AFP with smh.com.au