Just Married! Blessings and Blessings to the newlywed.

Gotham stars Benjamin McKenzie and Brazillian-American actress Morena Baccarin tied the knot in New York City.

After dating for some time, the pair first became girlfriend & boyfriend, then mother & father, and now lawful husband & wife. 

Benjamin McKenzie and Morena Baccarin-Married

The on-screen lovebirds took their relationship off-screen when they made their relationship public, back in 2015. In the 2015 Emmy Awards, we spotted the pair walking hand in hand with one another.

Benjamin and Morena are now officially together after tying the knot in New York City, Source: Daily Mirror

So after two years of relationship, they finally decided to take their relationship to the next level. In an intimate and content ceremony, the pair exchanged vows in front of close friends and relatives.

The ceremony itself took place at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. They opted for a small function without any hassle. 

The pair not only cut the wedding cake but Morena's 38th birthday cake as well. They choose her birthday to mark the beginning of their new life together.


So proud of this guy. Here is to you @mrbenmckenzie by @dimarshallgreen

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Although the official photos of the matrimony aren't out yet but we do know that the pair was looking immaculate. One of their friend, Logan Marshall-Green, congratulated the newlywed as he shared a snap on Instagram.

This is the first marriage for Benjamin, whereas second marriage for Morena. She was previously married to Austin Chick.


Morena married Austin Chick but later filed for divorce, they share one child, Source: Daily Mail

She also shares one child, a boy named Julius, born 22 October 2013. Morena filed for divorce due to irreconcilable differences and shares the joint custody of her son.

Benjamin and Morena-Children

Ben and Morena started dating in late 2015. The pair welcomed their first child, an adorable daughter, Frances Laiz Setta Schenkkan, on March 2nd, 2016.

Benjamin and Morena welcomed daughter Frances on March 2nd, 2016, Source: Celebrity Baby Scoop

The pair were joyous after the birth of their first child. During the screening of her movie, Deadpool, co-starring, Ryan Reynolds, she stated she was heavily pregnant during the red carpet event. 

Well, we wish the newlyweds healthy and prosperous marriage and we also hope they stay like this forever.

Quick Facts about Benjamin McKenzie


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  • Born on September 12, 1978, in Austin, Texas, U.S.
  • One of three children born to Frances Victory Schenkkan and Pieter Meade Schenkkan.
  • Belongs to Dutch-Jewish, English, and Scottish ancestry.
  • Played college football during his time at Stephen F. Austin High School.
  • Attended University of Virginia from 1997-2001.
  • Worked in small roles before getting the role of Ryan Atwood in the TV series The O.C
  • Nominated for Teen Choice Awards and People Choice Awards.
  • His net worth is around 13 million dollars.

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