The Wedding took place after dusk before a Scientology minister flown in from the US for the service at Odeslcachi Castle. About 6000 candles were ordered to light the castle, reportedly rented for $2.48 million, and fireworks were ordered to flood the night sky.
Katie wore a Armani strapless cream gown covered in thousands of crystals by Giorgio Armani. The Bridesmaids werw adopted daughter Isabella, 13, joined by Katie’s sisters as bridesmaids, wearing navy chiffon gowns.
Famous Guests included Will Smith, Jim Carrey, Jennifer Lopez, Brooke Shields,John Travolta, KellyPreston,Steven Spielberg, Russell Crowe,Victoria Beckham,Mission Impossible director JJ Abrams, and Andrea Bocelli. Those at the wedding were to receive “goody bags”, complete with monogrammed towels bearing the couple’s initials and designer sunglasses.
These were the Vows:
To Katie, Tom said: “And do you ken that by the customs of ourrace you pledge to him, and only him, your kiss and your caress?”Katie responded: “I do.”
The minister then said: “Well, then, know that life is stark and often somewhat grim and tiredness and fret and pain and sickness dobeget a state of mind where spring romance is far away and dead andyet for valour and for strength you must abide, create still hishealth, his purpose and repose. Do you?”
Katie: “I do.”
Minister: “And do you take his fortune at its prime and ebb and seek with him best fortune for us all? Do you?”
Katie: “I do.”
Minister: “Good, then. I am sure you will, and surer yet that you’ll fare well and staunchly as a wife.” To Tom he said: “And when she’s older do you then keep herstill? Do you?”
Tom: “I do.”
Minister: “Now, Tom, girls need clothes, and food and tenderhappiness and frills. A pan, a comb, perhaps a cat. All caprice, if you will. But still they need them. Do you then provide? Do you?”
Tom: “I do.