Vanessa Williams Is Married! Actress And Jim Skrip Have July Fourth Wedding

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By Michael Lewittes

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Vanessa Williams is married! The actress wed Jim Skrip on Saturday before family members and friends.

Williams announced she and Skrip were engaged during a taping of “The Queen Latifah Show” last September. In the middle of the segment with Williams, Cicely Tyson and Blair Underwood about their stage revival of “The Trip To Bountiful,” Queen Latifah said, “Vanessa, I have been trying to have a conversation with you ladies and gents, but I am blinded by the light coming from that bling ring on your finger.” Williams then revealed, “I got engaged. I have had a lot of good things happen… I turned 50 when we were in rehearsal on Broadway. I just got engaged a couple of weeks ago. It has been a lot of blessings.”

Williams and Skrip met on a cruise down he Nile in Egypt. Williams’ July Fourth wedding was her third trip down the aisle, having previously been married to Ramon Hervey and Rick Fox. Gossip Cop would like to congratulate Williams, and wish her and Skrip many years of health, happiness, and love.

News of Williams’ wedding was first reported by People.

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