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Standing next to President Aquino at last, he grew visibly more and more anxious as they made small talk.The 60-piece children’s choir began singing and the main doors swung open to reveal the resplendent bride.Which was what the wedding initially looked like: an awards night. Fans and spectators behind metal barricades cheered and waved frantically when celebrities stepped out of luxury vehicles. Vilma Santos-Recto, the President’s sister and celebrity endorser Kris Aquino, noontime host Vic Sotto and girlfriend Pauleen Luna, Leyte 4th District Rep.Guests trickled in at p.m., with the ceremony slated to start at exactly p.m.—something to do with the couple’s favorite number 8, according to wedding planner Teena Barretto. Lucy Torres-Gomez and husband actor Richard Gomez, as well as TV star Ogie Alcasid and wife singer Regine Velasquez.
The cool demeanor was just for show, it turned out.After at least five years of dating, two much-publicized marriage proposals, eight bridal showers and an almost nightly prime-time news update of their wedding plans on their home network leading up to an “official pre-nup video” released late last week, celebrity show-biz couple Dingdong Dantes (Jose Sixto Rafael Dantes III), 34, and Marian Rivera (Marian Rivera Gracia), 30, finally tied the knot Tuesday afternoon in star-studded rites at the Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Cubao, Quezon City.Their home studio, GMA Network, tagged it a “Royal Wedding.” Roads leading up to the cathedral were closed “for a special event” from 7 a.m. Tuesday, as a giant TV monitor, bleachers for the fans, metal barricades and portalets were set up.From where he stood, Dantes watched, on the verge of tears, puffing his cheeks and rubbing his palms together as his bride inched closer.“He’s about to cry,” some friends were overheard saying.