Jennifer Carpenter and Seth Avett got married during Memorial Day weekend. The ‘Limitless’ star and the Avett Brothers frontman had a secret wedding and news breaks weeks later in an official confirmation from their reps. Get the details on the couple’s private nuptials.
The 36-year-old actress and former star of Showtime’s ‘Dexter’ has been dating the 35-year-old folk rock musician for the past few years and got engaged last year. They also welcomed their first child last May, a son Issac. Now, their reps confirm exclusively to US Weekly that they tied the knot in North Carolina.
US Weekly quotes a source who says “The wedding was small and private” and that the couple is “incredibly happy to be married.”
Seht Avett and Jennifer Carpenter originally met at a concert in 2009 and were longtime friends before they began dating. Avett announced his split from then wife, Susan Avett in June of 2013; the couple had been married since 2008. Carpenter was previously married to Michael C. Hall, her former ‘Dexter’ co-star from 2008 to 2011.
The official announcement confirms the rampant speculation that began earlier in the month when Seth Avett was first seen wearing a wedding ring both in his live concerts as well as in some Instagram photos.
Jennifer Carpenter was a co-star is on the CBS series ‘Limitless’ portraying FBI Special Agent Rebecca Harri. The series was cancelled after its first season which ended last mongh. As for Seth Avett and the Avett Brothers, they are set to release their latest album ‘True Sadness,’ their first since 2013’s ‘Magpie and the Dandelion.’
As of now wedding photos have not surfaced, but if and when they do we’ll update and add them. For now, the wedding of Jennifer Carpenter and Seth Avett is secret no more!