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Kerry Washington: Married to Nnamdi Asomugha!

Kerry Washington: Married to Nnamdi Asomugha!

Kerry Washington has tied the knot with her boyfriend of one year, football player Nnamdi Asomugha, according to E! News.

The 36-year-old Scandal actress and the 31-year-old San Francisco 49ers cornerback got married on June 24 in Blaine County, Idaho.

Kerry became one of the most buzzed about actresses of the past year with her breakout role as Olivia Pope on Scandal and her turn as an enslaved woman in Django Unchained. Nnamdi was signed to the 49ers in April and previously played for the Oakland Raiders for eight seasons and the Philadelphia Eagles for another two.

Both Kerry and Nnamdi are dedicated activists and philanthropists. He has participated in the Clinton Global Initiative every year since 2009.

Congratulations to the happy couple!

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49 Responses to “Kerry Washington: Married to Nnamdi Asomugha!”

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  1. 1
    O.o Says:

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO *falls into deep black hole*

  2. 2
    WHAT Says:

    Congrats <3

  3. 3
    sdf Says:

    Woah, she only dated white guys before him. Must have taken a lot of ‘soul searching’ for her to say ‘yes’

  4. 4
    Helen Says:


    She’ll be back on some white ******* in no time. She knows whats up.

  5. 5
    Elodieee Says:

    Wow this came out of nowhere! Congrats Kerry, many blessings for a married life.

  6. 6
    Action Hank Says:

    A Black man marrying a Black Woman? WOW! This IS news… I am SO happy for them. Hopefully this starts a never ending trend in the right direction. Uhuru!

  7. 7
    YIB Says:

    Congrats to them ! I like her!

  8. 8
    Toni Says:


  9. 9
    BloodbuzzOhio Says:

    Vanity Fair cover, marriage…good month for her and we’re only three days. Maybe an Emmy nomination to add to that?

  10. 10
    RealTalk Says:

    I LOVE that she was able to keep it all under wraps. Proof if celebs wanna keep things low key…they can! *cough*Kartrashian*cough*

    Best wishes to them both! They’re both good looking!

  11. 11
    whatwhat Says:

    Congratulations Kerry! She married a nice guy.

  12. 12
    What!!! Says:

    Now this is a surprise! Congratulations to Kerry and her new hubby! I don’t follow the teams in CA so I am not familiar with him.

  13. 13
    Lowy Says:

    @Helen: Stfu she married a African man, not black American a man with pride and culture

  14. 14
    Kar Says:

    @SDF: Could it be…wait for it…that she was involved with people she loves and many in the past were white and this one is black. SO WHAT?

  15. 15
    summerday Says:

    cong you are the best one on scandal i lov my sister keep up the good work ?

  16. 16
    bree Says:

    So jealous; he’s gorgeous! Lets go 9ers!

  17. 17
    DarkEmpress Says:

    Wow! Congratulations Ms. Kerry!

  18. 18
    rose Says:

    Congrats to them ! They make a great couple, are both talented and are both trying to make an actual difference.

  19. 19
    realist Says:

    Congratulations to my girl Kerry!

  20. 20
    realist Says:

    Congratulations to them both!

  21. 21
    Devynn Says:

    …He’s no Fitz but I’m happy for her. lol

  22. 22
    SunnyAutumn Says:

    Once she went black……..Must’ve been like magic lol.

  23. 23
    Verity Says:

    Congratulations but I’m more shocked at the fact he’s black. You all know Kerry love a white man!!

  24. 24
    LooseLipz Says:

    Gorgeous couple….

  25. 25
    an opinion Says:

    Educated, rich young man. Good luck Kerry.
    Asomugha stayed all four years at University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in corporate finance. Asomugha often cites the important role both his parents education played in his life, citing their doctoral degrees in engineering and pharmacy as motivation for his own studies.

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