Christina Riccia is officially off the market!
On Saturday 9 October The Addams Family actress surprised her Instagram followers with an exciting life update: she’s married! The A-lister tied the knot with celebrity hairdresser Mark Hampton, with whom she is expecting a baby, captioned: “Mr. and Mrs.”
Along with her post, Christina shared a sneak peek of their big day with a romantic selfie of her and Mark hugging each other while smiling for the camera. The newlyweds posed for a beautiful display of roses.
In addition, the two dressed in similar outfits for their wedding, with the Casper actress who appears to be wearing a white button-down shirt that she paired with a bold red lip, dainty gold earrings and a sleek ponytail. The groom also rocked the same style for his attire.
Mark also raved about their relationship milestone on his Instagram page, writing, “Just married.”
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Christina and Mark’s wedding news comes just two months after the Hollywood star announced she was pregnant and expecting her second child.
“Life is getting better,” she wrote on Instagram in August, alongside an image of her ultrasound. In addition, Mark posted the same caption on his page at the time.
The Sleepy Hollow actress and hairstylist have not yet shared any additional details about her little one.
In fact, the two have also kept their romance out of the limelight. It wasn’t until last summer that the couple sparked romance rumors.
On July 14, Christina gushed over Mark with a heartfelt Instagram post, expressing: “Happy birthday @markhamptonhair. favorite person, beautiful human, bringer of all things happy, magical and good … I love you … this next year is going to be the best ever.”
That same month, Christina filed for divorce from her husband James Heerdegen after nearly seven years of marriage. According to documents obtained by E! News cited the actress as “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for their split. She and James share 7 year old son Freddie.
Freddie will soon be a big brother!
In 2017, the Penelope actress opened up about motherhood and how it changed her life.
“Marriage shows your flaws in how you handle things, and having a child forces you to grow up at the speed of light,” she told Net A Porter’s weekly digital magazine. the EDIT. “I’m a very different person than I was before I had my child.”
She added: “Because I was so celebrated for being a kid, I think I held onto that immaturity for a very long time. It was the thing that made me special. At a certain point, like 35, it’s not that special to be immature.”
It’s not known when exactly Christina and Mark started dating, but it’s clear that their love is the real deal!