7 local celebrities who got married in 2021
The year 2021 is certainly a bizarre year for celebrity weddings where we were generally in awe of their lavish and awe-inspiring weddings, but due to the ongoing pandemic they have had to go for a smaller and socially distant wedding.
Our local celebrity wedding plans may have changed due to the current pandemic, but even the Covid-19 crisis cannot stop the wedding bells from ringing. Our local stars were eager to get married and here we list all the 2021 local celebrity weddings and weddings you need to know about so far.
Ayda Jebat and Nabil Mahir
Singer and actress Ayda Jebat kicked off the new year by officially marrying her husband, TV personality, Nabil Mahir in Masjid Al Taqwa, Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI) on January 1 of this year. The modest wedding ceremony took place according to the new normal routine and was attended only by family members and close friends.
Ayda Jebat informed on her Instagram account on Tuesday (September 21) that she had to undergo surgery to give birth to her baby girl, Ana Nayla binti Ahmad Nabil. According to the “Parah Parah” singer, she surgically gave birth to her first child a week earlier than expected.
Neelofa & PU Rice
Famous entrepreneur and modest fashion icon Noor Neelofa officially married her husband PU Riz (full name Haris Ismail) in a private but lavish ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Kuala Lumpur in March. The wedding hall was decorated in all white decor, including the fresh white roses that embellished the bridal platform.
Neelofa wowed 200 guests with a white wedding dress inspired by Greek goddesses adorned with 5,000 Swarovski crystals designed by Malaysian fashion designer Alia Bastamam. The couple’s wedding celebration was dubbed the ‘wedding of the year’ by various local media and the ceremony featured four tons of fresh ivory flowers and door gifts. Lancôme skin care.
Take a look at more photos from the beautiful ceremony here.
Elizabeth Tan and Siew Jim
Popular singer Elizabeth Tan broke the hearts of many fans when news of her marriage circulated online in March of this year. The 28-year-old singer married her businessman husband Siew Jim in an intimate and private ceremony at a church in Gombak.
Elizabeth confirmed her wedding rumor after photos and videos of her wedding went viral online to the surprise of fans. According to the star, the wedding took place after the SOPs with just 10 of her family and close friends in attendance.
J-Mie Wong & Curtis Fu
Malaysian influencer J-Mie Wong (??) married her beau, Taiwanese actor-YouTuber Curtis Fu (??) in July. The couple broke the big news on their social media accounts.
Curtis and J-Mie started dating in 2018 and their plans to marry have been forced to postpone due to the ongoing pandemic. Fortunately, things turned in their favor and the couple tied the knot on July 27 of this year. Check out their beautiful wedding announcement below:
Remy Ishak & Ezza Yusof
Another couple who have started a new chapter in their lives this year are none other than our local hero Malaya, Remy Ishak and his partner Ezza Yusof. The couple tied the knot in a simple celebration ceremony at Masjid Negara Kuala Lumpur in August.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, their wedding was postponed at least 3 times before the final date was set for August 21. The ceremony was held in private, in accordance with SOPs established by MKN and Jawi. The intimate wedding event was attended only by the older brother of the bride as the male guardian (Wali).
The ceremony went well and the couple were able to start their beautiful journey as husband and wife. Check out Remy and Ezza’s wedding photos here.
Elisya Sandha & Uzair Haqimy
Actress Elisya Sandha officially married her husband Uzair Haqimy in a private ceremony which also took place at the Gombak district Islamic religious office in August. The couple celebrated their wedding by the father of the bride, Mohd Faisal Abdullah.
In a simple ceremony in accordance with standard operating procedure (SOP), Elisya received a dowry in the form of a white gold bracelet and a discount in the amount of RM 22,222.22. Elisya remarked that they were supposed to get married on February 22 next year, but due to uncertainty about the current pandemic, the couple decided to speed up the celebration event.
Zizi Kirana & Yusuf Bahrin
Malaysian singer Zizi Kirana recently surprised more than one with her marriage to 29-year-old actor Yusuf Bahrin. The couple’s wedding party was briefed by Zizi’s manager ahead of the celebratory event which took place on September 19 at the Usamah bin Zaid Mosque in Wangsa Maju, Kuala Lumpur.
The rapper had since posted a video of the couple’s celebration on her social media, captioned: “Praise be to God, we are married safely. Thank you for all the prayers from our families, friends and everyone. May allah bless us all. “
The newlyweds first met while filming the reality show “All Together Now Malaysia” earlier this year, before Yusuf took a step in contacting Zizi in May. The two decided to tie the knot after two months of dating. Zizi said they plan to hold two receptions – in Zizi’s hometown in Sabah and Yusuf’s hometown in Melaka.
Sources: BH Online (1) (2), OhBulan!