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Wednesday 23 July 2014

Kerry Washington weds pro athlete

Kerry Washington married professional football player Nnamdi Asomugha (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Kerry Washington is a newlywed.

The star of the TV's Scandal married professional football player Nnamdi Asomugha last week in Hailey, Idaho.

E! reported the nuptials and posted a copy of the couple's marriage license online.

The 36-year-old actress and 31-year-old athlete were married on June 24. Washington's parents served as official witnesses, while one of Asomugha's relatives performed the ceremony.

Asomugha is a cornerback with the San Francisco 49ers. He previously played for the Oakland Raiders and Philadelphia Eagles.

Besides starring in the ABC political thriller, Washington's other recent credits include the films Peeples and Django Unchained.

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