X Factor Judge Cheryl Cole is a married woman! The British Singer and her boyfriend of three months made it official when they said “I do!” in a top secret ceremony last week. She took to Instagram and her website Sunday to announce the exciting news.
“I usually do not discuss my personal life but to stop the speculation I want to share my happy news… Jean-Bernard and I married on 7/7/14,” Cole, 31, wrote as a caption on the photo of her gorgeous engagement ring and diamond-encrusted wedding band. “We are very happy and excited to move forward with our lives together.”
Cheryl also took to Twitter to tweet her fans when she wrote: “Thank you for all your kind messages and well wishes.”
The singer reportedly tied the knot on a beach in Mustique in front of four witnesses. Cole’s mother Joan and PA Lily England accounted for two of the guests as she wed on the white sands of Macaroni Beach, and it is also reported that her brother Garry was present for the occasion.
Cheryl, said: “I usually do not discuss my personal life but to stop the speculation I want to share my happy news. Jean-Bernard and I married on 7/7/14. We are very happy and excited to move forward with our lives together.”
A judge on the U.K. X Factor, Cole first began dating now husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini about three months ago. She began dating the French restaurant owner in April and they took their relationship public a month later in May, when they attended various events at the Cannes Film Festival in France together.
This is Cole’s second marriage. She was previously married to English football star Ashley Cole and divorced in 2010. Cole was also previously linked to Dancing With the Stars dancer Derek Hough. Her last relationship with dancer Tre Holloway, ended in 2013.