What else could describe the four-in-one wedding ceremony between popular comedian, Basketmouth and his sweetheart, Elsie, which many have described as the wedding of the year but romantic, trendy and glamorous?
Having performed their traditional wedding rites on Monday, November 1, Court wedding on Wednesday, November 3 and the bachelor’s eve on Thursday, November 4, Basketmouth and Elsie had put all in place for their white wedding and the reception that followed suite.
Adorned in a an elegant white strapless ballgown wedding dress by Pronovias with her hair accessorized with dazzling petal hairpiece and diamond drop earrings and bracelets while the groom, Basketmouth was dressed in a three piece long-tail suit by Saville Tailors, the couple were the cynosure of all eyes.
After their marriage blessing, the couple proceeded to their wedding reception venue which was decorated in their official wedding colours – Fuchsia Pink, Silver and Black. The wedding reception stands out in so many ways: the unique spherical stage, the multi-tier pearl and crystal adorned cake, Elsie’s ‘Single Ladies’ dance and bouquet toss where she was showered with pink. The couple also danced their first dance together that night as they were serenaded by former Lagbaja’s lead singer and Glo ambassador, Ego.
Basketmouth’s wedding was not also short of celebrities as celebrities came out in droves to celebrate one of their own; celebrities that made it to the wedding ceremony were Ali Baba, Bovi, Julius Agwu, Tee A, Teju Babyface, Pastor Tony Rapu, Presidential aspirant, Dele Momodu, Jay Jay Okocha, Mudi, Basorge Tariah, Gbenga Adeyinka. Earlier at the traditional wedding and bachelor’s eve, Basketmouth had hosted among other guests celebrities like Genevieve, Kayode Peters, Yaw, Ay, Jedi, Opa Williams, Frank Edoho.
Wedding Planners: The Wedding Company – No Surprises
Décor: Newton & David
Stage: Total Consult
Outfits for Bridal Train: Jotees
Photography: Jide Alakija – Alakija & Co Photography
Media: Bigsam MediaClick the link below to go to ...First Pictures From Basketmouth’s Wedding!
The ministers and the couple
Basketmouth mother and brother with the new couple
Brides parent and the couple
Bright mother and brother
Jedi and Julius Agwuss wife
Maid of honour
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SHEKINA BABE | 11/9/2010 12:00:20 AM
D setiing is too local and d bridal girls did not tap at all.congrats all d same Reply this thread
Elenugboro | 11/9/2010 9:40:49 PM |
Yes o, i didnt think that anyone noticed. This setting na real bush setting. Na by fire by force
kate | 11/12/2010 11:04:54 AM |
i dont just get it my self o! anyway its obvious they PR wrote and sent the story through because its the exact same story word for word everywhere ive read it.
christina | 11/12/2010 4:57:24 PM |
its ok.... dey don tush up local festac chick elsie, i see she don chop up, before her eyes were reeeed! money good o.
basketmouth, now ur married no more of my hard earned money for u o, go find something else to do or make elsie go work for once, she no fit chop my money abeg.
frankie | 11/13/2010 6:51:26 PM |
bros u tel us say u want arrange hw u go hide do dis kind thing.
dolapo | 12/28/2010 9:50:13 PM |
You are all s****d for what you all just said hw can you be complaining what the f**k is your business?infact you are all annoying me I feel like cursing all of you but instead the bible says bless dose who curse you so just go and sin no more ass holes....and if you want more advise call me 080744440428...f**k all your comments go do yours and let's see hw its gonna be...Congratulations to you bright!
lena | 11/9/2010 4:39:57 AM
you guys will swallow poison becaus of naija.....i didnt know it was this serious....ahahahahaha....i cant stop laughing, see jealousy, wonders shall never end Reply this thread
Eddy | 11/9/2010 11:52:35 AM
It shall be well with You Basket Mouth and your lovely wife. Provided you Basket Mouth don't let popularity get into your head and start to misbehave. Reply this thread
TRINAH | 11/9/2010 1:39:36 PM
BASKET MOUTH IS SOOO SOO SCARY,,,,,HIS EYES ,,,eISH KIDS WOULD RUN AWAY,,,,,HIS EYES LOOS LIKE THAT OF A MALE FROG...... Reply this thread
ay | 11/10/2010 12:29:21 PM |
@BM i cant believe that you re saying someone looks like frog... if you have any thing against him I dont personally think you need to take it that far though I respect your right to say whatever you want to say when you want to say it but men, you need to think before you say somethings...
B | 11/9/2010 2:05:03 PM
Bright you media publicity on this your wedding na wa o!
we get it.... you got married at last. you are trying to erase the bad image exposed of you and your elsie a few months ago on the same internet sites and magazines that exposed you in the first place....please not all of us readers can be decieved, we can see through your act and arrangement. nice try trying to cover up yourself. we shall see how it all goes, i hope you also send the media and internet sites pics and stories whenit all goes bad too.
wedding planners can plan you wedding but can they plan your marriage? Reply this thread
No name | 11/9/2010 2:40:08 PM |
This is so funny. What did he /they do? I am ot sure I know the story.
Onas | 11/10/2010 12:38:34 PM |
re you praying that his marriage collapse because i really dont get you.
Could you tell me the bad images you want to be exposed? At least, we need prove to believe what you are saying...
i just hate people that do not appreciate hardworking people like his. What if he(Basketmouth) were to be ur brother, would u wish him the same?
Nothing is going to go wrong with this couple because they are made for each other.
B | 11/11/2010 1:18:36 PM |
and you know this because........................????? s****d commentator.
I know what i know that why i said what i said. if you dont like it, tough GTFOH.
me | 11/18/2010 11:46:44 AM |
you ar a big foooooooool, say u ar jealous, pples like you no go c person we go marry am.
big dick! | 11/9/2010 3:19:28 PM
dis man have big dick, Reply this thread
Pinapple | 11/9/2010 5:41:35 PM |
Na wetin ur eyes find reach their ?
Mena | 11/10/2010 9:42:16 AM |
You are very right, but i wonder if that is a dick or something else, although, this Basket mouth must possess something very comedian in his body, and that must be his dick, he decided to show it on his wedding day. I think that there many funny things in Basket mouth body, when he removes his cloth, then people will run.
Easy going | 11/11/2010 9:56:39 PM |
these girls thats saying about basketmouth having a big dick,you people are just being jealous for nothing,as if he had come to marry u,u wont accept,im sure u guys are jealous because he didnt marry u after offering him ur f*****g and s***ky p***y..hahahaaha..gud 4 u all...p********es.if his dick is big i think his wife is so lucky,u guys should take ur f*****g eyes off there,after all he basketmount is far far better than all of your boy friends & ur brothers...haters!!! God will punish u all one by one..busy bodies...u guys should f**k off!!!!!!....Basketmouth u are the best.All da best man..
tona | 11/10/2010 12:40:20 PM |
na wa ... how would you know that???
abi big **** no good?
na wetin be ur prob with that self when him wife no they complain, wetin concern u?
memuna | 11/9/2010 3:22:12 PM
which of the 2 kids belong to Basket Mouth or didn't he want the world to know about his kids.
His mum is even beautiful, how come he looks different, anyway, happy married life, but marriage is not a joke or comedy, this one that all the picture is looking like cartoon, he doesn't even know when to be serious. Reply this thread
EML | 11/9/2010 4:14:18 PM |
U are funny /ur comment is funny and ur comment got truths!
chibaby | 11/9/2010 4:39:22 PM
we should be congrating basket mouth and his wife on their wedding, what is this about dead wale Reply this thread
real helena | 11/9/2010 7:07:02 PM
ONLY GOD KNOW HOW MANY MEN HAVE SLEEP WITH BASKET MOUTH'S WIFE... Reply this thread
joy | 11/10/2010 1:24:13 AM |
Helena u are sooooooooo s****d for saying that....useless b***h.
eme | 11/10/2010 11:19:49 AM |
why is she useless? do you know what she knows that's making her say that? why are u taking panadol for someone else's headache? abeg let's hear correct gist not just see fake wedding pictures. elsie from her festac ghetto has a lot of secrets some pple know very well so maybe "real helena" is one of them that does. ive also heard a few things myself.
JOY | 11/10/2010 6:44:59 PM |
EME N HELENA NA GOD GO PUNISH UNA...NA UNA HUSBAND DISVIRGIN UNA...USELESS POSTITUDE PPLE LIKE UNA TWO..JELOUSY JUST DEY WORRY UNA...BAD BELLE PPLE....NA SOOOOO BACK UNA GO DEY WHEN EVERY BODY DE GO FRONT...IF HER PASS DE PAIN UNA MAKE UNA GO CHOP STONE.....b***hESSSSSSSSSSSS
eme | 11/11/2010 1:33:16 PM |
Clearly ur an illiterate fellow gutter dog of elsie and her crew dat doesnt kno s**t but just like to bark and make noise. what was said and what da f**k are you talking about? why e pain u so?
what is there to be jeaolus of? who is elsie? cloth seller today ardyss seller tomoro, ordinary market woman, babymother turn wife by force, juju user, gold digger, street girl.
or is it basketmouth? joke stealer, abortion forcer,uni drop out, ordinary joke teller
which front are they in? front of what?
you are either very s****d or part of them trying to cover up this pple's story. theres nothing to be jealous of, are they d only ones to marry? d point is they are throwing their wedding story everywhere by force thinking they are the biggest wedding nigeria has ever seen to cover up the bad stories which are the truth, baksetmouth doesnt want to loose his fans and endorsements because of the true bad image of him being a woman beater, cheater and a theif or did you not read the stories where different girls were exposed?
he pays people including people that work for this very nigeriafilms.com.
you would have never heard so much about this wedding and his love until the bad stories broke out and him and his PR team started selling fake good stories that people just eat up.
abeg if dont know wetin to talk go scratch ur yansh, s****d b***h, na you go choke to death on stone and ignorance.
Bayo | 11/14/2010 7:42:31 AM |
Helena , how could you have said such a thing? I am sure his wife is better than you. You can't even write a correct sentence! s****d Asawo
karolyn | 11/25/2010 1:22:26 PM |
dt comment was too serious & too harsh-according 2
ma own pretty opinion-pls soften & e no mata-gone were d early days of our parents!!!!!!!!!!!
Elegboro | 11/9/2010 9:37:13 PM
omw, I cant stop laughing at these comments. What has the dead whale got to do with basket mouth marriage?
The girl try sha, hope say their pickin go fine, must not take the attributes of basket mouth, well nor be him fault sha. Reply this thread
Joyce | 11/9/2010 10:27:32 PM
Congats Basket mouth! your wedding is awesome. I wish you happy married life. Reply this thread
hausa queen | 11/10/2010 12:00:03 AM
basket mouth is much older than his popsi....abeg na him born the man or the man born am....where did he get dt his face frm?....na wahoo...congrats sha Reply this thread
olu | 11/10/2010 2:47:24 AM |
hausa queen you must be c***y to say that,if he is older than the girl or not na your palava go get your self a man gods of my land will punish you from generation to generation.
Kate | 11/10/2010 8:52:46 AM |
You are such an i***t. What Hausa queen said has noting to do with you. Are you Basket mouth's right hand man or what? Then shut up and stop this cursing people unnecessarily crap. It sucks and makes you sound possessed you need deliverance.
eme | 11/10/2010 11:22:39 AM |
dont mind pple like this so called olu..... am tired of their type always taking panadol for someone else's headache. person no fit commnet again for public site b4 one ova sabi goat go jump. some pple just dont like d truth sha.
IFE | 11/10/2010 9:23:33 AM
This is the Cartoon Wedding of the Year, this basket mouth can never get serious in his life, he thinks everything is comedy, even these ministers can't counsel him all they need is his money
Julius Agwu's wedding was better, at least julius knows when to get serious and when to joke or dance, even though he is a difficult person he controls himself but this Basket mouth, Can Never be Serious! USH Reply this thread
Love | 11/10/2010 12:45:30 PM |
i am so not happy with ur comment because we share the same name and you sound very biased with ur comment.
If you were at this wedding, i bet u wouldn't say this. Though it's okay to say what u have in mind but dont take the medium for granted, abusing people.
You guys have to wise up because no matter how many comments u post here, it won't remove one kobo from his acc.
so, work on ur self and leave this guys alone.
go and get married and lets see whether ur wedding wouldn't be 'cartoonish'
Saturday | 11/10/2010 9:38:59 AM
I can't believe that Basket Mouth hired all these Wedding Planners including photographers without higing a Designer or someone to dress him up.
Even the photographers are blind, what is this that made his trouser to swell up like that, common is he the only man that has a dick, bad packaging, or is that a side attraction or comedy show, what nonsense, no one told him even the so call bride couldn't check out her husband after dressing and his groom men, this wedding is not organised, he just wasted money even a local wedding can be well organised than this.
Doctors shld check that bump under his leg and find out what the problem is pls. These pictures are not GOOD. Reply this thread
Elenugboro | 11/10/2010 10:48:15 AM |
Sat - your comments is so funny, I can't stop laughing.
Well maybe what he lacks in face is abundant down below lol ! The man nor fit pack the thing sef - he he he ! No wonder the girl agree to marry am, because it cannot be that face sha !
Sat | 11/10/2010 11:20:22 AM |
Thanks my bros, you are also right, see the way the bride is laughing, that kind of laugh will make a lady forget who givam belle, both of them are thesame.
What a swollen!!!!
eme | 11/10/2010 11:25:00 AM |
lol @ both comments!!!
Saint | 11/10/2010 11:27:55 AM
This marriage is just for formality sake, there is nothing to move someone here, side attraction and cartoon line is still the same person Basketmouth.
This bride luvs money, if not what will she be doing with Basket mouth, unserious minded person, anyway she doesn't know what marriage is all about, this Bright can jokalize everything in Life but Marriage he can't.
the Groom looks so dominant, the Bride looks so handicap, she didn't contribute a kobo for this wedding. She must be a housewife or rather going to be a housewife. I wish you what you wish yourself, young woman. Reply this thread
karolyn | 11/25/2010 1:59:43 PM |
now c'mon i v been laughing eva since i've been reading ple's comment,it is so funny,1daful, exhilarating,& shows ow sensitive & creative we r as humans & as 9jas,but d truth is ur phrase"d bride luvs moni"seriously-is there any woman who doesn't love moni!!!me love moni & i want rich young guy,"she knows nth abt marriage"well said-shedoesn't,so does every1,we r all learning,it is until u r n2 it dt u will realise d fact,"she is handicap & did not contribute a dime 2 d wedding"haba dt was so harsh,n most weddings,d gals/brides v nth 2 offer/contribute,d guy provides 4 al cos "he"came 2 pick "wify"xcept n cases where d gal is made.pls ur comments was harsh on d gal,pls soft pedal a little.tnks.
Onas | 11/10/2010 1:22:24 PM
Speaking of weddings, you would agree with me that it has to do with what the couple believes. This wedding is without doubt, one of the best the industry has ever seen. People on Nigeriafilms and Nairaland are just painting the picture that is not. I dont know if these guys were paid to do what they are doing but I would like to say it's good to say what you think of a person but what am saying is put some sense into it. No offense.
Am sure he's not even reading all ur comments, he's probably with his wife in Dubai for their honeymoon.
It's not like am covering anything for anyone but the fact that i was at the event and i saw all the glamorous things that went down, i couldn't help but wish i were in his shoes.
Sure, he most have his wrong-deeds, that's why we are all human. But i dont u need to use this medium get to him... it's just not the right medium. Reply this thread
Onah | 11/10/2010 3:06:26 PM |
You are jobless, what is your business, what makes you think that this is the best wedding of the year, because you were there or because he is your friend, you attending the wedding and so what, what will you say to the Adenuga's wedding then? They are saying that it is the Cartoon Wedding of the Millenium, that is all no one is saying anything bad, and for the trouser, can't you see or are you blind, the trouser is swollen, Doctors have to check him, that is all. So get it clear except you are been paid to explain or highlight what happened at the wedding, no-one here want to know.
Get back at work pls.
ifes | 11/10/2010 7:07:25 PM |
seriously basket mouth why didnt u iron ur trouser,it look rumpo....ur dressing no fine at all n u hair is unkept...na becos say u be celeb. na make Elsie marry u if not u 4 no fit stand 4 her front..talkless of marriage...Elsie u too fine...i beg greet chineyre ur sista 4 me n ur son jackson........na me ifes.takia
kenny | 3/31/2011 1:29:21 AM |
u na dey wish dem badluck?is nt good pray for good thing so dat,good will follow you bye.
Roseann | 4/4/2011 8:06:14 AM |
Who ask u, u won tell us say she don born pikin. Go born ur own
Easy going | 11/11/2010 10:08:08 PM |
@Onah...why do u go about talking about peopls wedding?u talked abt Adenuga's wedding etc,talk about ur own or ur brothers and sisters wedding..or even any of ur relation's wedding..u s***ky poor c**t..i***t
tanya | 11/24/2010 5:33:42 PM |
am just amazed @ people..pls onah is true talk about ur wedding,u re old already wen will u get married?easygoin tell her more,basket mouth am proud of u...happy married life.
karolyn | 11/25/2010 3:03:14 PM |
means!!!!!!!!!!!,u've neva seen ath dis close 2 being"glamorous"n ur whole entire life on planet earth!!oopssssss,so being d "wedding of d industry"means dey were trying 2 impress ple like u & d likes,1 qdt keeps puzzling ma golden mind is wen ple say d wedding is d best eva so far n celeb world n naijaden i ask d q,"who is basket competing wt"?? nobody cares ow expensive d wedding is-ranging 4rm d cakes 2 drinks clothes,bridal gown,bridal shoes & accessories,c'mon i wish dem well & pray & hope dey last.let it not b 1 of dose celebrty mouth watering stunts.
silver ovie akoroko | 11/11/2010 7:40:53 PM
i beg make people wen never marry go do a basket mouth do so.becos if i enter nigeria i wan go look for my own ,if any woman ready for me make we start from here this na my number +218927571609.who say wife nor good make people and shadow beat am for me .my brother make u make sure ur wife nor rest until she give u twins Reply this thread
frankie | 11/13/2010 6:53:56 PM
bros u tel us say u want arrange hw u go hide do dis kind thing.D babe mk sense... Carry go.
Frankie Reply this thread
man o bros | 11/14/2010 9:16:53 PM
Basket mouth is my bros. That aside. This guy is highly talented. I think dat should be our area of concentration. many of us will like to share his fame and popularity and it has gone to Elsie. Nigerians should learn how to appreciate good things so they can prosper. We all have ugly past. Most of us still have ugly secrets too. Basket M and Elsie are humans like us. So lets cut the criticisms. Reply this thread
Nana | 11/16/2010 7:37:42 PM
She is pretty as for basket mouth, well beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Reply this thread
Helen | 11/16/2010 11:32:00 PM
Congrat my dear, jobles go kil some people Reply this thread
miz london | 11/17/2010 7:00:25 PM
We Nigerians are so backwards, We really have a long way to get civilised, I believe he just got married and should be congratulated. Whatever he has done wrong or the bride has, is no body's business! No one is perfect and everyone has one flaw or the other in us individually, it is just because they are in the public eyes that we can all see the flaws and pin-point them.
Even if the wedding was manipulated, it's no body's business, why is he treated like a felon? and she like an ass? whatever they did wrong is all in their past and everyone has gotten one.
In otherwords we should respect oneanother and learn how to wish people well, and not always scold them. Reply this thread
chidi | 11/20/2010 12:42:26 AM
my broda it is well with u.all d best to u and ur wify. Reply this thread
Shoo | 11/23/2010 1:26:58 PM
Congrats Bright, ur mum is beautiful, ur bros is cool u must look like ur dad poor you Reply this thread
ikebe | 11/25/2010 12:56:23 AM
basket mouth for me is a nice guy though he left us when he made it, but that does not make him a bad person.we all make mistakes so dont judge.but basket mouth u too stingy one i v for one person Reply this thread
JOMCO | 12/10/2010 8:02:08 PM
I love ur wedding setting,No mind d s***ky jealous people dat call ur wedding local.They de jealous cos their Papa no get money to help dem go Higher Institution which dey make dem see a wonderful wedding and call it local.Dem be people wey de vex when other dey happy.Idey wonder d kind of girl wey dey stick with una wey no fit differenciate from their left and their right. Reply this thread
US BABE | 1/27/2011 5:28:38 PM
NA WETTIN DO THE BRIDE? AS FOR BASKET MOUTH YOUR DRESSING DEY POOR AND WETTIN SWELL FOR INSIDE YOUR TROUSER SO ? YOU SURE SAY YOU NOT GET HERNIA? MAKE YOU GO CHECK WITH A DOCTOR AND IF NA YOUR D**k THEN THE THING DON BEND WELL WELL. Reply this thread
dammy | 11/22/2011 7:10:08 AM
baba u too much ooo, and as you have put smiles on ppls face i see your smile beaming all the way from india ooo. Reply this thread
Goldat | 11/23/2011 11:02:46 AM
This is what your both parent will have been waiting for all this while. congrats Mr and Mrs Bright.I only pity those s****d people saying r*****h out of their f*****g and s***king mouth. Mind you there will be some who does not wish this meritorious wedding but at last it is done by God's wish. Reply this thread
wannabe | 12/2/2011 12:49:20 PM
Seriously basket mouth looks like a mad man on his wedding day. The hair was looking so unkempt. Reply this thread
Ruth | 3/3/2012 7:48:39 AM
People talk about great people, so basketmouth you a great man. Congratulation. You should know that there are two kinds of people in life, the sadest and those who love. Reply this thread
robin | 5/19/2012 3:59:38 PM
the girls saying these hateful words they were used and dumped by bright I am sure but plz take heart n move on lol.
to the person stressing abt the bulge in the trouser thats ridiculous I mean I had to go and take a close look at the pics and I must say I see nothing abnormal about it I mean when I look at a pic its the faces I look at , why will someone be looking there in the first place.
to the person saying it is a local wedding or not tush thats wierd I see it as a very ok wedding.
this is to all the guys out there please dont use and dump girls anyhow and expect to be happy when you finally settle down cos def u will and some gurls can go to any length.so be wise.if u know u just wanna have fun let the girl know from the begining and if she is ok with it ride on.peace Reply this thread