Colin Hanks marries Samantha Bryant, luring A-list guests to a WeHo rooftop
Colin Hanks married fiancée Samantha Bryant in West Hollywood on Saturday, People reports. Preparation for the A-list event at a hotel rooftop pool began Friday, says E! Online, and involved the gentle relocation -- free drinks included -- of a few hotel guests.
The actor and the publicist met through mutual friends and have been engaged since June, the mag says. Among the guests on top of the London Hotel: papa Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson; dad's buddy from the office, Steven Spielberg; a discreet Alyssa Milano; and Reese Witherspoon, whom Us Weekly reports got a loving smooch and hug from new beau Jim Toth as the ceremony ended.
Colin Hanks' mom is the late Samantha Lewes, the first wife of Tom Hanks (who, not surprisingly, did not tweet from the event). The 32-year-old's Fox show "The Good Guys" premieres May 19.
Other bursts of wedded bliss Saturday included Heidi Klum and Seal renewing their vows in Mexico and Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott doing the same in Beverly Hills.
-- Christie D'Zurilla
[Updated at 11:30 a.m.: An earlier version of this post omitted the fact that Samantha Lewes passed away in 2002 at age 49. She's also the mother of Colin's sister Elizabeth.]
Photo: Colin Hanks at the Casa del Mar in Santa Monica in 2008. Credit: Liz O. Baylen / For The Times
Click and scroll down for more celebrity weddings.
Want the headlines? Follow the Ministry of Gossip on Twitter (we're @LATcelebs on
Twitter) or swing by our Facebook page and 'like' us right into your news feed.