On July 9, actor Jay Ellis and model Nina Seniar married. The couple’s relatives and friends attended the wedding ceremony at Villa Mangiacane. Celebrities such as Greg Tarzan David, Glen Powell, and Issa Rae were sighted at the occasion. Seniar was seen wearing a bespoke Dolce & Gabbana silk gown, diamond earrings, and a ring. Ellis looked dapper in a bespoke dark red Dolce & Gabbana suit and velvet red shoes.
The groom arrived first, followed by the bridal party, and their 2-year-old daughter Nora served as the flower girl. The pair had planned to marry for a long time but had to postpone their wedding because to the COVID-19 epidemic.
It is still wedding season and we have a ton of weddings. Here is actor Jay Ellis and model Nina Senicar wedding in Tuscany ⛪️🇮🇹 pic.twitter.com/JsTWl3mjHK
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Who Is Nina Seniar?
Nina Seniar is a well-known model and actress who has acted in movies such as Papillon and Mayhem. Seniar grew up in Serbia. She started acting at the age of 14 and was a National Champion in show jumping. Nina subsequently received a scholarship to attend Bocconi University in Milan, where she earned a Master of Science in International Economics and Management in Arts, Culture, Media, and Entertainment. She relocated to the United States to study acting under Susan Batson.
Seniar made her Italian television debut as a television presenter in the comedy Camera Café. She hosted the talent program Velone and took part in L’isola dei famosi, which is the Italian version of Survivor. Nina starred in films such as Una nobile causa, Tutto molto bello, and Otto e Mezza. She went on to feature in films such as Napoletans and Compulsions. She also appeared in the Serbian film Prokleti pas in 2017 and Apsurdni eksperiment in 2018. The 36-year-old has previously starred in films such as The Downside of Bliss, Mayhem, and Doe. She appeared in films such as DriverX and Shortwave, as well as the television series The Librarians.
Jay Ellis and Nina Seniar’s relationship
Jay Ellis and Nina Seniar originally met at a Los Angeles pub in 2015. They were engaged in 2019 and had their daughter, Nora Grace, the same year. According to Vogue, the couple transmitted Italy’s new Covid-19 instructions to their guests every month and organized everything on Zoom for their wedding ceremony in Italy. They only had 72 hours in Italy to inspect the cuisine, flowers, linens, cutlery, plates, and glasses.
Jay Ellis also added that now that the preparation is through, he is ready to move on and enjoy his life as a married man. He said that watching their friends smile, laugh, interact, and establish connections was an important part of what they wanted out of the weekend and celebration. According to Vogue,
“It was incredible. After all that everyone has gone through in the previous several years, it seemed weird to get over 190 people together for three days in Tuscany to celebrate.”
He rose to prominence after appearing in the BET series The Game as Wendell Ramone “Jay” Ellis Jr. In addition to the HBO comedy Insecure, he acted in the horror thriller Escape Room and the newly released action drama picture Top Gun: Maverick.