Preity Zinta marries boyfriend Gene Goodenough in Los Angeles
Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has tied the knot with her American boyfriend Gene Goodenough in a private ceremony in Los Angeles. While Preity kept mum about the wedding, her friends wished her on Twitter
While an official confirmation from the newly weds was awaited, veteran actor Kabir Bedi spilled the beans about Preity Zinta's marriage to Los Angeles-based financial consultant Gene Goodenough through a social media post..
Preity Zinta and Gene Goodenough (inset)
Kabir Bedi tweeted, "HUGE CONGRATS my friend @realpreityzinta on your marriage to Gene in Los Angeles, City of Angels. Blessings! (sic)."
Jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali, sister of Sussanne Khan, who is close to Preity, posted yesterday, "Congratulations sweets on your wedding @realpreityzinta. Lots of love and blessings all the way from India (sic)."
Sushmita Sen also tweeted, "CONGRATULATIONS @realpreityzinta… soooooo happy for U n Gene… have a fun n blessed married life!! Love u Mrs. Goodenough. Mmuuaah (sic)."
The wedding, sources claim, was officiated at Mulholland Drive, Beverly Hills.
Goodenough is associated with a US-based hydroelectric power company. Preity, a regular visitor to LA since she has family there, met him through common pals.
There had been great deal of speculation in recent weeks about Preity Zinta's marriage. Her buddy Sussanne Khan's presence in Los Angeles along with designer Surily Goel further fuelled speculation about the nuptials.
Sources close to the actress had earlier revealed to hitlist that the marriage would be an intimate affair in LA with her close friends and family flying down for the ceremony. Buzz is that it will be followed by a big, fat Rajput wedding in Mumbai at a later date with the who's who of the film industry in attendance.