Several media reports say an actress who played one of the starring roles in "Gossip Girl" has married an actor who played one of the young men in "The O.C."
"Surprise!" begins a story at E! Online, continuing, "Leighton Meester married Adam Brody in a secret wedding ceremony, E! News confirms."
The story adds: "The 27-year-old ‘Gossip Girl’ star and the 34-year-old ‘O.C.’ actor got engaged in November, just nine months after it was first revealed that they were an item. The famously private pair, who met on the set of 2011′s [theatrical feature] ‘The Oranges,’ have never officially confirmed they were a couple, nor did they confirm their engagement."
The marriage is the first for both.
The article also notes that "Meester makes her Broadway debut in ‘Of Mice and Men’ this spring. Brody, meanwhile, next appears in the movie ‘Think Like a Man Too.’ The newlyweds are both slated to star in the comedy ‘Life Partners.’
"Us Weekly first reported the news of Meester and Brody’s hush-hush marriage."
Adam Brody and Leighton Meester