Theballerlife.com has learned that NFL star Nnamdi Asomugha has secretly married actress Kerry Washington.
According to Eonline.com, Asomugha married actress Kerry Washington on June 24 in a secret ceremony held in Blaine County, Idaho.
The Blaine County Recorder’s Office confirmed to ABC News that a marriage license was issued for the couple at 9:16 a.m. on June 24. The actress’s parents Earl and Valerie Washington signed the document as witnesses to the nuptials while Chisaraokwu Asomugha was listed as the minister.
The two have been quietly dating for about a year.
According to NY Daily News, Kerry Washington and her new husband, Nnamdi Asomugha, started dating a few years ago after he and a mutual friend of theirs went to see Kerry on Broadway in “Race,” we are reliable informed. Kerry told Nnamdi that she didn’t date athletes, and he told her he didn’t date actresses, but they got together anyway. Nnamdi, a four-time All-Pro cornerback, is entering his 11th NFL season, his first with the 49ers. He was the highest-paid defensive back in the league’s history when he was signed to the Eagles with $60 million contract.
Previously, Washington, 36, had been engaged to actor David Moscow for three years until the actress broke it off in 2007.
Asomugha, 31, is a three-time Pro Bowler, who previously played for the Oakland Raiders and the Philadelphia Eagles before signing with the 49ers earlier this year.
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