Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch have celebrated their marriage with a service at the “journalists’ church” in London.
Family and friends of the media mogul and the former supermodel gathered at St Bride’s near Fleet Street a day after their civil ceremony.
The church has a long association with newspapers and writers.
Around 100 guests attended, including the couple’s 10 children from previous relationships.
It is Rupert Murdoch’s fourth marriage and the first for Herry Hall, 59, after her 1992 Bali wedding to Mick Jagger was later deemed legally void.
Australian-born Rupert Murdoch 84, whose News UK company publishes
The Times and The Sun newspapers, tweeted he was “the luckiest and happiest man in world”.
St Bride’s says it offers “a spiritual home to all who work in the media” lying in the heart of an area which was once the home of most UK national newspapers.
Rupert Murdoch’s decision to dispense with his Fleet Street newsroom in the late 1980s marked a key stage in the abandonment of the area by the media industry.
Jerry Hall has married media mogul Rupert Murdoch in London ceremony.
Rupert Murdoch, whose News company publishes
The Times and The Sun newspapers, and Jerry Hall married in a civil ceremony at Spencer House.
It is 84-year-old Rupert Murdoch’s fourth marriage and the first for Jerry Hall, 59, after her 1992 Bali wedding to Mick Jagger was later deemed legally void.
Australian-born Rupert Murdoch, who now has US nationality, tweeted he was “the luckiest and happiest man in world”.
Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch will hold a private ceremony of celebration on March 5 at London’s St Bride’s Church, in Fleet Street, which proclaims itself as the “spiritual home of the media”.
They announced their engagement in the births, marriages and deaths section of
The Times in January.
Rupert Murdoch, whose family controls 120 newspapers in five countries, split up with his third wife Wendi Deng in 2013.
His relationship with Jerry Hall reportedly began last summer and they are rumored to have got engaged while in Los Angeles earlier this year.
Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall are reported to have been introduced to each other in Australia by one of Murdoch’s sisters and his niece.