Rita Ora reportedly marries director Taika Waititi in ‘low-key’ ceremony, fans say ‘wedding should be televised’

Rita Ora reportedly marries director Taika Waititi in ‘low-key’ ceremony, fans say ‘wedding should be televised’
Rita Ora (L) reportedly tied the knot with 'Thor' director Taika Waititi (R) in London (Photo: Rita Ora/ Instagram)

LONDON, UK: Singer Rita Ora reportedly tied the knot with director Taika Waititi in an intimate ceremony in London, and according to reports has already changed her last name to Waititi-Ora. 

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The 31-year-old singer hasn't done much to dispel rumors that they got hitched by sporting a new gold band on her ring finger. Rita and Taika reportedly got engaged two months ago after going public with their romance in August 2021, and sources now claim that they are planning a lavish celebration to commemorate their secret wedding. 

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A source told The Sun, "It was a really intimate ceremony and super special for everyone there. Their nearest and dearest can see how madly in love they are." According to the source, the singer, who has changed her name to Waititi-Ora, wanted a small wedding to "keep their relationship as private as possible." The source added, "A big, showbiz-style bash is planned to celebrate, but don’t expect to see it being flogged to the highest-bidding magazine." Source also said, "Rita’s already back in the studio working on her third album, with her latest session being with Ava Max and Noah Cyrus’ writer Rollo."

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The 'For You' singer delighted fans with a photo dump on Monday, August 8 on Instagram as she shared ravishing photos from her recent trip to Paris. She was seen wearing what appeared to be a wedding band.


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Rita wore a variety of stunning outfits in the post, but it was her jewelry that drew attention, as she was seen wearing a gold band that matched the one Taika was wearing in a previous photo. 

As the rumors swirl that Rita and Taika got married, fans reacted on social media. One user on Twitter wrote, "taika waititi and rita ora got married????? goddamn."

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One wrote, "How am I just learning that Rita Ora and Taika Waititi are ENGAGED?! I didn’t even know they were dating let alone knew each other." "Congratulations to Rita Ora and Taika Waititi who are officially engaged! We can't wait to see the ring," wrote another. "Rita Ora and Taika Waititi’s wedding should be televised worldwide," tweeted another. 

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Rita and Taika's journey

Rita and Taika have been dating for a year and a half after becoming friends while she was in Australia working as a coach on the TV singing show The Voice. They made their red carpet debut together in August 2021 at the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Suicide Squad.' "Us. 4 years ago. To now. thanks for being cool. And entertaining me forevs..Happy Valentine’s Day bestie," read Rita Ora's Instagram post. They've lived in Sydney, Los Angeles, and now London, so perhaps a few days together in one place is all they need for a honeymoon.

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