Cupid's Pulse Article: Matt Bomer Reveals He Married Partner Simon Halls 3 Years AgoCupid's Pulse Article: Matt Bomer Reveals He Married Partner Simon Halls 3 Years Ago

By Sanetra Richards

Matt Bomer has earned his stripes in knowing how keep a secret. The Magic Mike star told this month’s Details magazine that he is married! He revealed in the issue that he married Hollywood publicist Simons Halls three years ago.  According to, Bomer also discussed his role in the upcoming television film The Normal Heart, in which he plays a gay man suffering from AIDS during the beginning epidemic years. Bomer also pays homage to the original story’s writer, Larry Kramer: “I wouldn’t have a lot of the rights I have today if it wasn’t for people like Larry,” said Bomer. Same sex marriage falls under one of the rights Bomer spoke of. The couple shares three sons, 6-year-old twins and an 8-year-old.

What are some advantages to keeping your wedding a secret?

Cupid’s Advice:

A wedding is one of the most exciting times in your life, but can easily be one of the most overwhelming in terms of planning and preparation. However, there are quite a few pros that come along with keeping your big day a secret:

1. Less stress: When you and your partner swear this idea into secrecy, most of your worries will begin to fade away. You do not have to fret about the 100+ guests that you will have to tend to or the family members and friends that like to demand, take over, and control.

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2. No publicity: Maybe you and your significant other choose to keep your relationship private at all times. Well, a secret wedding should be right up your alley! Your special moment will remain intimate and not be ruined by opinions of others or any outside interferences. Just you and your fiancé/fiancée (and maybe a guest or two).

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3. Save money: Less guests and less stress means more money! Maybe you and your partner have a lavish honeymoon in mind — well, set aside the additional funds that were not spent on the big wedding to go towards your post-wedding getaway.

What are some pros to a secret wedding? Share your thoughts below.