Pop the question: ELLE’s wedding quiz
Celeb-obsessed or just planning your big day? Take ELLE's quiz and see how tuned in -- or out -- you are!
1) Which celebrity proffered his bride a prenup just hours before the wedding?
a. Donald Trump to Melania Knauss
b. Mick Jagger to Bianca Perez
c. Nicolas Cage to Alice Kim >
2) Who wore a black gown to her wedding?
a. Sarah Jessica Parker
b. Priscilla Presley
c. Angelina Jolie
3) Who had the most engagements that didn’t turn into actual marriages?
a. Elizabeth Taylor
b. Julia Roberts
c. Jennifer Lopez
4) Which star sang at their own wedding reception?
a. Michelle Branch
b. Chris Robinson
c. Adam Sandler
5) Who had the shortest marriage?
a. Britney Spears to Jason Alexander
b. Carmen Electra to Dennis Rodman
c. Zsa Zsa Gabor to Felipe de Alba
6) Whose beach-side wedding was brought indoors due to a hurricane?
a. Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber
b. Sarah Michelle Gellar
and Freddie Prinze Jr.
c. Matt LeBlanc and Melissa McKnight
7) Which couple invited guests to a party that turned into their wedding?
a. Julia Roberts and Danny Moder
b. Diane Lane and Josh Brolin
c. Kate Hudson and Chris Robinson
8) Who missed his own wedding rehearsal dinner?
a. David Gest
b. Adam Sandler
c. Billy Bob Thornton
9) Which couple had valets at their wedding hang air fresheners with their picture on them in all the guests’ cars?
a. Drew Barrymore and Tom Green
b. John Stamos and Rebecca Romijn
c. Courtney Cox and David Arquette
10) Who planned the most elaborate fake wedding to throw off the paparazzi?
a. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez
b. Brooke Shields and Chris Henchy
c. Britney Spears and Kevin Federline11) Which couple included a dog in their wedding party?
a. Nicolas Cage and Lisa Marie Presley
b. Doris Day and Martin Mlecher
c. Gavin Rossdale and Gwen Stefani
12) Who had their surprise wedding at a rock concert?
a. Mia Tyler
b. Stella McCartney
c. David Bowie
13) Which couple auctioned off their wedding attire and gave the proceeds to charity?
a. Paul McCartney and Heather Mills
b. Sting and Trudie Styler
c. Scott Wolf and Kelley Limp
14) Which star designed his and her rings for their wedding?
a. Brad Pitt
b. Gwen Stefani
c. Guy Ritchie
15) Which couple have “A deal’s a deal” engraved inside their wedding bands?
a. David Beckham and Victoria Adams
b. Courtney Cox and David Arquette
c. Britney Spears and Kevin Federline
16) Which celebrity wedding was so hush-hush that not even family members attended?
a. Diana Krall and Elvis Costello
b. Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow
c. Natalie Imbruglia and Daniel Johns
17) Which celebrity sang Britney Spears’ song Oops!…I Did It Again at her wedding reception?
a. Julia Roberts
b. Debra Messing
c. Melissa Joan Hart
18) Which couple asked guests to wear something “hot and sexy” to their wedding ceremony?
a. Lisa Marie Presley and Nicolas Cage
b. Dave Navarro and Carmen Electra
c. Kelis and Nas
Here are the results! Find out how in-the-know you are with Tinsletown nuptials!
A. Mick Jagger decided to draw up a prenup with Bianca Perez just hours before the wedding. “It was,” she later said, “a bad way to start a marriage.”
A. Sarah Jessica Parker chose a simple black dress with a full skirt for her New York wedding to Matthew Broderick.
B. Julia Roberts was engaged to Dylan McDermott and Kiefer Sutherland but both relationships ended before the marriage took place.
C. Adam Sandler became a real-life wedding singer as he serenaded his bride with a song at their wedding reception.
C. Zsa Zsa Gabor and Felipe de Alba had the shortest celebrity marriage — it was annulled after just one day!
B. Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. would have loved to have their wedding on the beach in Mexico, but they had to relocate to a villa because of Hurricane Hernan.
A. Julia Roberts and Danny Moder invited family and friends to “Come celebrate Independence Day!” and at midnight surprised everyone with a wedding ceremony.
A. David Gest missed his own rehearsal dinner — no wonder the marriage didn’t last!
B. John Stamos and Rebecca Romijn created air freshener favours featuring a ’70s-style photo of themselves and the words “Our love will last forever.”
B. Brooke Shields and Chris Henchy had a fake wedding a month before they got hitched with fake invites and mannequins as guests.
C. Gavin Rossdale and Gwen Stefani are so fond of their Hungarian sheepdog, Winston, that the dreadlocked pooch escorted them down the aisle.
A. Mia Tyler wed David Buckner in a surprise ceremony onstage at an Aerosmith concert.
B. Sting and Trudie Styler offered their wedding attire up to the highest bidder at a charity auction. The proceeds went to The Rainforest Foundation, which the couple founded in 1989.
A. Brad Pitt designed matching white gold wedding bands with small diamonds for himself and Jennifer Aniston.
B. Courtney Cox and David Arquette chose this expression because it was used by a friend’s father, whose marriage Courtney admired.
B. Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow’s wedding was so secret that family and friends didn’t even know about the ceremony.
B. Debra Messing and Sean Hayes had a great time performing the song for wedding guests because they had already learned the words for Will & Grace.
B. Dave Navarro and Carmen Electra’s wedding invitation included a photo of them lying nude on autopsy tables and asked guests to dress “hot and sexy.”
What this says about you!
13-18 correct answers
You’re either a star stalker or obsessed with getting hitched. Either way, you’re avoiding the real world by holing up with your wedding mags. You need to stop living vicariously through others. Don’t let life pass you by. Switch off The Wedding Planner and go get yourself your own man!
7-12 correct answers
You’re a casual trend watcher. You browse the mags while waiting in line at the drugstore and catch up on celebrity news while working out on the treadmill. You’re probably attached, but in no rush to get married. When you do decide to get hitched, you’ll be perfectly prepared.
0-6 correct answers
You’re seriously tuned out! You’re spending all your time on work and family and missing the juiciest celebrity gossip. Go book yourself a pedicure! You’re due for a little me time — and there’s nothing’s more relaxing than reading the gossip rags while getting pampered.