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Surprise Vegas Wedding!

It was one memorable awards-show afterparty.

Emily Strohm

Just hours after Joe Jonas took the stage at the Billboard Music Awards to perform with the Jonas Brothers (the band’s first show together in more than a decade) on May 1, the singer, 29, and his Game of Thrones actress fiancée, Sophie Turner, 23, officially became husband and wife in a surprise ceremony at Chapel L’Amour inside A Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. As country music stars Dan + Shay sang their love ballad “Speechless,” Turner walked down the aisle wearing a silk Bevza jumpsuit. Jonas, flanked by his groomsmen, brothers Nick and Kevin, waited with a big grin. An Elvis impersonator officiated the ceremony (live-streamed by musician Diplo on Instagram). The couple, who got engaged in November 2017, exchanged Ring Pops as wedding bands while reciting their vows: “I promise you I will never leave you. I will love and trust you all the days of my life. In sickness and in health...forever and ever.”

While the nuptials-five months after Joe's brother Nick wed Priyanka Chopra in a three-day extravaganza in India—may have seemed impromptu, a source says the Vegas wedding was in fact a formality and the couple are still planning a larger wedding this summer in France. “They had to get married in the States to make it legal, but the wedding is still in Europe,” the source says. Because of residency restrictions, international couples often have a legal wedding before


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