Sam Taylor-Wood and her toyboy lover Aaron Johnson tie the knot


Sam Taylor-Wood, 45, and her toyboy lover Aaron Johnson, 22, tie the knot

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18:40 GMT, 22 June 2012

Artist and film director Sam Taylor-Wood, 45, has married her 22-year-old actor fiance Aaron Johnson.

The couple, who have two children together, tied the knot yesterday in Somerset, according to a statement issued on their behalf.

Taylor-Wood cast Johnson, who is 23 years her junior, in the John Lennon movie Nowhere Boy, which she directed.

Newlyweds: Sam and Aaron together at Chateau de Versailles in France in May this year

Newlyweds: Sam and Aaron together at Chateau de Versailles in France in May this year

The couple will both take the name Taylor-Johnson.

The
bride's gown was designed by Sarah Burton, creative director of
Alexander McQueen, who created the dress worn by the Duchess of
Cambridge for her wedding last year.

The groom's outfit was a bespoke suit by Tom Ford, the designer- turned-film director.

The actor, whose films include Kick Ass, celebrated his 22nd birthday last week.

Couple in love: The pair were spotted taking a stroll in North London earlier this year

Couple in love: The pair were spotted taking a stroll in North London earlier this year

He
and the Turner-shortlisted artist had their first child
together in 2010, while their second, Romy Hero, was born in January
this year.

Taylor-Wood has two daughters from her previous marriage to contemporary art dealer and gallery owner Jay Jopling.

The statement added: 'There will be no further comment or detail released.'

Artist and film director Sam Taylor-Wood has married her actor fiance Aaron Johnson

Tied the knot: Artist and film director Sam Taylor-Wood has married her actor fiance Aaron Johnson