Mumford and wife: Carey Mulligan and her pop star are married among the hay bales in a barn – by groom's father
13:59 GMT, 22 April 2012
Award-winning actress Carey Mulligan
and folk rock singer Marcus Mumford were married yesterday – by the
groom’s father in a converted barn on a working farm.
bride, 26, who won an Oscar nomination and a BAFTA for her role in An
Education, exchanged vows with the Mumford & Sons frontman in a
rustic-themed ceremony in the middle of the Somerset countryside.
Marcus’s father John, a vicar, conducted the service inside a barn at Stream Farm in Bridgwater.
Jump the broom: Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford married, earlier today in Somerset, England
Carey over the threshold: Idyllic Stream Farm, near Bridgewater, Somerset, where Carey and Marcus wed
The newlyweds, who have been engaged for a year, were joined by family and friends at the venue adorned with hay bales.
Eight bridesmaids attended Carey and were dressed in turquoise knee-length prom dresses with matching blue high-heels.
Among the 200 guests were actress Sienna Miller, Hollywood star Jake Gyllenhaal and Oscar-winner Colin Firth.
the couple emerged from a large marquee attached to a cowshed,
contemporary photographer Rankin fired off shots of the beaming bride.
She looked radiant in a full-length ivory plain backless dress with V-straps, thought to be a Versace design.
the groom, 25, was seen in Ray-Ban sunglasses driving himself to the
venue before a helicopter, believed to be carrying his father, landed in
a nearby field.
was organised by Bentley’s Entertainment, the London-based firm behind
Petra Ecclestone’s lavish wedding in Italy last year.
Harmony: Marcus Mumford, centre right, is the lead singer for the band Mumford & Sons, with band mates, left to right, Ben Lovett, Ted Dwane, and Country Winston
Acclaim: Carey Mulligan won an Oscar nomination for her role as Jenny in the 2009 film An Education