Actor Matt Damon renews vows with wife Luciana Barrosso

April 14, 2013 at 11:38 AM
| License Photo

CASTRIES, Saint Lucia, April 14 (UPI) -- Actor Matt Damon and his wife, Luciana Barrosso, renewed their wedding vows on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, the couple's friends and family said.

After nearly eight years of marriage, the couple decided to renew their vows in front of about 50 guests Saturday at St. Lucia's Sugar Beach Resort, People reported.

Among the guests were Ben Affleck and his wife, Jennifer Garner, as well as Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, People said.

Damon and Barrosso, an Argentine-born former bartender, were married in a private, civil ceremony in December 2005, Us Weekly reported.

"They've wanted to do it for a long time," one guest of the said of the vow renewal. "They had a tiny ceremony the first time, and wanted to celebrate with family and friends."

Guests were invited to a cocktail reception on a nearby beach after the ceremony.

"This isn't a 'Hollywood' wedding," a guest told Us Weekly. "Matt wanted it to be fun, happy and private. He felt like Luciana deserves this, first and foremost."

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Jennifer Lopez celebrates 46th birthday in sheer dress
Blake Shelton cuts post-divorce concert short due to lightning
End of an era: 'General Hospital' bids farewell to Anthony Geary's iconic Luke Spencer
Joe Jackson in Brazilian hospital after suffering stroke
Watch Kate Hudson, son Ryder dance to 'Trap Queen'