Nicole ties the knot

Richie and Madden marry in intimate ceremony

After months of speculation about the wedding date, Nicole Richie and Good Charlotte's Joel Madden have tied the knot.

The couple, who have been together for four years and have two children, Harlow, 2, and Sparrow, 1,  married on Saturday in an intimate ceremony in Beverly Hills in front of 130 guests.
Nicole's father, Lionel Richie, hosted the wedding in his mansion.

Madden's brother and bandmate, Benji acted as Joel's best man, whilst Mark Ronson's DJ sister and Lindsay Lohan's ex, Samantha was bridesmaid.
Guests included Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale, the Kardashian clan, stylist Rachel Zoe and Nicole's godfather Quincy Jones.

Notably absent was Richie's former best friend Paris Hilton.