Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian Are Married-and Beyoncé Attended the Wedding

Lawrence Cooper
November 18, 2017

Tennis great Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian tied the knot Thursday evening. The star-studded matrimony reportedly took place in New Orleans at the Contemporary Arts Center.

Williams and Ohanian were in New Orleans last month planning their nuptials. "We honestly love her", said resident Mary Huber, who was among a small group taking a break from work to observe the hectic scene.

Serena Williams just served her beau a wedding ring!

Mommy and Daddy beame Mrs. and Mr.in a "Beauty and the Beast"-themed wedding, according to "Entertainment Tonight".

Guests included Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Ciara, Kelly Rowland, Eva Longoria and her husband Jose Baston, Vogue editor Anna Wintour and fellow tennis player Caroline Wozniacki, who attended with her new fiance David Lee.

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Although the guest list was under wraps, celebrities such as actress Nicole Ari Parker and model Selita Ebanks were spotted arriving to the venue in the city's Warehouse District.

Sources told Page Six the guests weren't informed of the wedding locale in advance and that cars would pick them up from their hotels on the day of.

The newlyweds kicked their wedding celebration off on Wednesday night with a little bam, holding their rehearsal dinner at Emeril Lagasse's Meril restaurant.

As for the actual party, New Edition played a five-song set, and the tables at the reception were a nod to Williams' tennis championships-each one was named for one of Williams' Grand Slam titles.

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