Entertainment TV Issa Rae Marries Longtime Beau Louis Diame in Custom Vera Wang Dress: 'So Real and Special' Issa Rae shared glamorous photos from the destination wedding in the South of France By Benjamin VanHoose Benjamin VanHoose Twitter Benjamin VanHoose is an Associate Editor on the Movies team at PEOPLE. He's worked at PEOPLE for over three years as a writer and reporter across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard trial to the Oscars. He regularly covers red carpet events and has interviewed stars like Drew Barrymore, Ryan Reynolds and Kirsten Dunst. He previously worked as a copy editor at Topix Media Lab. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 26, 2021 10:15 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Issa Rae is a married woman! The Insecure star, 36, revealed that she married longtime beau Louis Diame on Sunday, July 25, sharing glamorous photos from her destination wedding on Instagram. She tagged the post's location as Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, which is a commune in the South of France. In the wedding photos, Rae smiles in her custom Vera Wang gown, as well as in romantic snapshots with her new husband, who wore a red Dolce & Gabbana suit. "A) Impromptu photo shoot in a custom @verawanggang dress. B) My girls came to help me, but they all coincidentally had on the same dress! They were sooooo embarrassed. C) Then I took a few flicks with Somebody's Husband," she joked in the caption. "Big thanks to @whiteedenweddings for being so gracious and accommodating and making this feel so real and special." Lauren Fair RELATED GALLERY: Happily Ever After — See All of the Celebrity Weddings of 2021 She also shared several photos with her bridesmaids. For more on Issa Rae's wedding and other top stories, listen to our daily podcast PEOPLE Every Day. A slew of Rae's famous friends congratulated The Lovebirds actress for tying the knot, including Grey's Anatomy star Kelly McCreary, who said, "ISSAAAA OMG!!! Congratulations!!!!!!! You are an absolute vision!!!! So so so overjoyed for you!!!!" Lauren Fair Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast, PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday. Rae's makeup artist Joanna Simkin commented, "Love you two so much. The most magical day, and so honored to witness all of the beauty and love. You two are the most beautiful." Additionally, Ashley Nicole Black commented, "You're always stunning, but that picture of you with that lady's husband has the most glow. Congrats!" "You make a gorgeous Bride ❤️," wrote Tina Knowles-Lawson. Lauren Fair Back in March 2019 at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards, Rae's Insecure costars Jay Ellis and Yvonne Orji confirmed that Rae was engaged while they walked the red carpet. "We're very excited for her," Orji told Entertainment Tonight at the time, with Ellis adding, "We all found out in different ways because we're all on different text chains. We talk at different times, so we all found out at different times in different ways." All About Issa Rae's Two Vera Wang Wedding Gowns (and What the Guests Wore!) Lauren Fair Orji said she couldn't be more excited for her on-screen BFF: "The reaction was all the same, like, 'You out here in these streets getting married, boo!?' That was the reaction." Rumors of her engagement first began to swirl after she was spotted wearing a diamond ring on the cover of Essence magazine's April 2019 issue. Rae and Diame have largely kept their relationship out of the spotlight, though the businessman has accompanied the actress on several red carpets over the years. Lauren Fair The Emmy-nominated actress has said she prefers to keep her personal life private. "I get so much feedback about everything," she told Marie Claire in 2018. "The one thing I don't need feedback on is who I'm sleeping with." She echoed that sentiment to Vogue that same year, saying, "I don't want any input. As a writer, you put everything on the table. I'll take input on kids if I'm going to have kids. How do I not kill the kids? Work? Give me the input. Any other aspect of my life? Give me the input. But who I'm f------? No, I don't need input. I'm good."