Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost tied the knot after getting in engaged in May 2019

By Mia McNiece
November 04, 2020 08:30 AM
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When it came to planning her wedding, Scarlett Johansson wasted no time.

The two-time Oscar-nominated actress, 35, recently married Saturday Night Live star and head writer, Colin Jost38 in an intimate ceremony at Johansson’s home in Palisades, N.Y.

"They only planned the wedding for a few weeks," says a source. "Just close friends and family attended."

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For their big day, the couple also wanted to involve a charity and announced their wedding on the Instagram account for Meals on Wheels, a hunger-fighting organization they’ve long supported.

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"We’re thrilled to break the news that Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost were married over the weekend in an intimate ceremony with their immediate family and loved ones, following COVID-19 safety precautions as directed by the CDC. Their wedding wish is to help make a difference for vulnerable older adults during this difficult time by supporting @-mealsonwheelsamerica," the Oct. 29 post read.

Johansson and Jost got engaged in May 2019 after two years of dating. The Marriage Story star debuted her 11-carat engagement ring in July while taking the stage at San Diego Comic-Con for her upcoming Black Widow prequel film.

"They wanted a quiet, private ceremony with their close friends and family, and they pulled it off," says another insider.

The marriage is the first for Jost, while Johansson has been married twice: to actor Ryan Reynolds from September 2008 to December 2010, as well as to Romain Dauriac from 2014 to 2017, with whom she shares Rose Dorothy Dauriac.

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