Actor Lupita Nyong’o celebrates at same-sex wedding in New York
Actor and director Lupita Nyong’o attended a same-sex wedding this week, and thanked the grooms for a “reminder that love and its declaration can be simple.”
Nyong’o, known for roles in ’12 Year a Slave’, and ‘Non Stop’, attended the wedding of her hairstylist Ted Baker to his husband Jason Backe.
The wedding took place on the Hudson River in New York City.
Lupita posted photos from the wedding to Instagram
She wrote: “I witnessed the man who adds so much beauty to my life legalize his beautiful marriage. Thank you for the reminder that love and its declaration can be simple. Congratulations.”
More: civil partnership, equal marriage, gay marriage, gay wedding, lesbian marriage, lesbian wedding, lupita nyongo, marriage, marriage ban, marriage equality, same sex marriage, Same-sex wedding, US, wedding