KUALA LUMPUR: One of the corporate world’s most eligible bachelors, SM Nasarudin SM Nasimuddin, has tied the knot with celebrity news presenter Marion Caunter in a ceremony dubbed “Wedding of the Year”.
Host of E! News Asia (Astro Channel 712) Caunter was reported in the Daily Chilli to have looked “angelic” in an all-white traditional Malay baju kurung, designed by Rizalman, during the ceremony at the Bukit Tunku residence of Nasarudin, Naza’s joint group executive chairman, on Thursday.
The ceremony was a closed affair with only family members, relatives and a few local celebrities invited.
A grand and exclusive wedding reception was held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel last night, with Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin among the guests.
On Friday, the couple also hosted a private wedding reception at the same hotel.
The blushing bride was decked in a custom-made wedding gown, designed by famed international designer Vera Wang.
Among the celebrities spotted at the wedding were model-actress Elaine Daly, beauty queen Deborah Henry, celebrity designers Tom Abang Saufi and Khoon Hooi.
Local pop stars Ning Baizura and Sean Ghazi performed with the Russell Curtis band.
Top Malay entertainment portal, murai.com.my reported that the couple would continue their wedding celebrations on the island of Maldives.
E!News Asia will air exclusive footage of the wedding from Dec 26 to Jan 2.