02 August 2020 06:35
American actor Sean Penn is married again. The Milk actor appears to have tied the knot with 28-year-old girlfriend Leila George. According to Page Six, the 59-year-old star has taken his romance with Leila George to the next level, as per the couple's close friend. Philanthropist Irena Medavoy announced the special and exciting news that that the couple recently tied the knot. Medavoy, the wife of Black Swan producer Mike Medavoy, congratulated the couple on Friday night (local time), saying "We are so happy for @leilageorge #seanpenn getting married.
We love you." Continuing, "We are over the moon to [see you] find your soulmate, true partner. "You are meant to be together. God Bless you both and the family you have joined. Introducing Penn's #marriage." Medavoy also posted an Instagram story of what appears to be the ring, an oval sapphire. The couple has been dating since 2016.
Page Six reported that they were seen this week at Nobu in Malibu grabbing dinner with Penn's son Hopper. George is the daughter of Law & Order star Vincent D'Onofrio. While the 59-year-old actor Penn was previously married to Robin Wright and Madonna. Sean Penn has married his Australian girlfriend Leila George. The Milk actor, 59, tied the knot with his 28-year-old bride in a secret ceremony following four years of dating, according to a friend of the Hollywood star. Producer Mike Medavoy's wife Irena revealed the news on Twitter, sharing several photos, one which included a picture of what appeared to be the couple's hands clasped over one another wearing rings. "You are meant to be together. God Bless you both and the family you have joined," she wrote. The couple got a congratulations message from Josh Brolin, who co-starred with Penn in Milk and Gangster Squad. "Happy wedding lovebirds. Our salutations to a beautiful marriage," he posted online. George is the actor daughter of American actor Vincent D'Onofrio (Men in Black, Law & Order: Criminal Intent) and Italian-Australian actor Greta Scacchi (Palm Beach). She studied at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in New York and has credits in TV movie Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? and Peter Jackson-produced box office-flop Mortal Engines. She also starred featured opposite her mother in a stage production of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull in Perth. Penn has a long list of career-defining performances in films such as Carlito's Way, Mystic River and Dead Man Walking, and has also directed movies including Into The Wild. He is also known for his activism, especially for his advocacy for Haiti. According to People magazine, Penn and George have shared interests in activism and philanthropy. George helped organise an fundraiser earlier this year in support of wildlife relief after Australia's devastating bushfires. Despite being in the public eye, the pair have been notoriously private about their relationship. They first started dating when George was just 24, with her new husband just a year younger than her father. Penn was previously married to Madonna and Robin Wright- with whom he has two children- 29-year-old Dylan and 26-year-old Hopper Jack. Before settling down with Leila, he also dated Charlize Theron, howeverthe two broke up in June 2015.