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Jennifer Aniston, Sofia Vergara, Johnny Depp: Our favorite weddings of 2015

This past year may have seemed like it was made of nothing but celebrity breakups, but let's look on the bright side: There were dozens of nuptials, including some very long-awaited ones! Here are just some of our favorite star weddings from 2015 ... congratulations to all!

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FILE AUGUST 08: It was reported that Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux married August 5, 2015 at their home in Bel Air, California. HOLLYWOOD, CA - JANUARY 28: Actress-director Jennifer Aniston and actor-director Justin Theroux attend the 64th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards cocktail reception held at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland on January 28, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for DGA)

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux

Married: Aug. 5

Where: In their home in Bel-Air, California

Guests: Howard Stern, Ellen DeGeneres, Courteney Cox, Tobey Maguire, Orlando Bloom, among others

Trivia: Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel wed the couple, who had been engaged for three years and met on the set of 2008's "Tropic Thunder." The pair labeled the event as a birthday party in invitations, and did not permit guests to keep their cellphones during the event.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 27: Benji Madden (L) and Cameron Diaz attend a basketball game between the Washington Wizards and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)

Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden

Married: Jan. 5

Where: In their home in Beverly Hills, California

Guests: Reese Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Nicole Richie, Drew Barrymore (bridesmaid), among others

Trivia: The couple, who got engaged just before Christmas, kept things on the QT by telling everyone Diaz was having a Golden Globes party.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 10: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch with his wife Sophie Hunter after receiving the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) from Queen Elizabeth II for services to the performing arts and to charity during an Investiture Ceremony at Buckingham Palace on November 10, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Anthony Devlin - WPA Pool / Getty Images)

Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter

Married: Feb. 14

Where: At the 12th century Church of St. Peter and St. Paul on the Isle of Wight, U.K.

Guests: Tom Hiddleston, Andrew Scott, Tobias Menzes, among others

Trivia: The couple revealed their engagement in classic fashion, with a low-key announcement in the London Times; they welcomed a son in June.

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WESTWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Johnny Depp and Amber Heard attend the premiere Of Focus Features' "The Danish Girl" on November 21, 2015 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Getty Images)

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard

Married: Feb. 3

Where: At Depp's LA home and also on a private island in the Bahamas

Guests: Depp's 12-year-old son Jack, family and friends

Trivia: The groom wore a white tuxedo jacket; after the Bahamas ceremony the guests went snorkeling.

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Ashton Kutchar, left, and Mila Kunis walk along the sideline before the NFL football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Chicago Bears at Heinz Field on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis

Married: July 4 (possibly earlier)

Where: Secret Garden at Parrish Ranch in Oak Glen, California

Guests: John Cryer, the couple's daughter Wyatt, among others

Trivia: Word is that Kutcher and former "That '70s Show" co-star Kunis married before they had an Independence Day wedding celebration, but there's little else known.

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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 15: Alexis Roderick and Billy Joel attend the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 12th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit at Cipriani Wall Street on October 15, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Billy Joel and Alexis Roderick

Married: July 4

Where: His estate on Long Island

Guests: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (who presided), Joel's daughter Alexa Ray, Kevin James, among others

Trivia: Guests feasted on lobster, oysters, prawns, steak, grilled tuna and white truffle macaroni and cheese. For dessert? Crème Brulee, lemon meringue pie, and a peanut butter and Oreo ice cream bomb. Sky lanterns and fireworks capped off the ceremony. The groom is 66 and his bride is 33; they welcomed their first child, Della Rose, on August 12.

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 27: Actors Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo arrive at the Hollywood Film Festival's Gala Ceremony held at Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 27, 2008 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Hollywood Film Festival)

Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo

Married: May 2

Where: A friend's house near Santa Barbara, California

Guests: Undisclosed

Trivia: The pair met in an acting class in 2001 and became engaged in 2008. Their daughter Aviana was born in 2010.

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Allison Williams and Ricky Van Veen

Married: Sept. 19

Where: Brush Creek Ranch in Saratoga, Wyoming

Guests: Tom Hanks (who officiated), Lena Dunham, Zosia Mamet, Jemima Kirke, Katy Perry, Diane von Furstenberg, Seth Meyers, Mindy Kaling, among others

Trivia: The super-secret gathering lasted a full week; Williams and College Humor co-founder Van Veen got engaged in February after dating for three years.

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FILE - Mary-Kate Olsen Marries Olivier Sarkozy LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 05: Actress Mary-Kate Olsen (L) and Olivier Sarkozy attend the launch of Just One Eye's Ulysses Tier 1: The Ultimate Disaster Relief Kit on December 5, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for Just One Eye)

Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy

Married: Nov. 27

Where: Private residence in New York City

Guests: Unclear, though former "Full House" co-star Bob Saget was not invited, as he confirmed on TODAY. Presumably Olsen's twin sister Ashley was on hand.

Trivia: Details remain hush-hush about the wedding between the actress-turned-fashion-designer, 29, and the French banker (and half-brother of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy), 46. But according to Page Six (in other words, take it with a grain of salt), "bowls and bowls filled with cigarettes" were part of the décor and "everyone smoked the whole night."

Tracy Morgan and Megan Wollover

Married: Aug. 23

Where: Barn chapel on an estate in New Jersey

Guests: Tracy Morgan Jr. was best man, and the couple's 2-year-old daughter Maven was flower girl. As for celebrities? Unknown.

Trivia: After the ceremony, guests chowed down on salad with blueberries and strawberries, filet mignon, Chilean sea bass and more, People reported. The wedding cake was 5 feet tall, and a groom's cake was shaped like a Rolex watch.

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Jacob Pechenik, left, and Zooey Deschanel arrive at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Ballroom on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik

Married: June 21

Where: Austin, Texas

Guests: Unknown.

Trivia: The wedding happened outside of the public eye, and even escaped tabloid notice until Deschanel revealed she and her husband had welcomed a baby in August.

Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello

Married: Nov. 22

Where: The Breakers Resort, Palm Beach, Florida

Guests: Vergara's "Modern Family" co-stars, Reese Witherspoon, Channing Tatum, among others

Trivia: The ceremony was just the capper of a weekend of fun that included a pool party, a lavish rehearsal dinner and a pre-wedding party in which Manganiello serenaded Vergara with Guns 'N Roses' "Sweet Child O' Mine," reported People.

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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Tina Knowles (L) and Richard Lawson attend Angel Ball 2014 hosted by Gabrielle's Angel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street on October 20, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Gabrielle's Angel Foundation)

Tina Knowles and Richard Lawson

Married: April 12

Where: On a yacht in Newport Beach, California, reported People.

Guests: Daughters Solange and Beyoncé, Jay Z and Alan Ferguson, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams (of Destiny's Child), Samuel L. Jackson, plus granddaughter Blue Ivy.

Trivia: Mom Knowles told People that 3-year-old Blue Ivy had provided the inspiration for her to tie the knot with actor Lawson after she asked straight out when they were getting married. The little one served as flower girl; Solange's 10-year-old son Julez was the ring bearer. The bride wore a dress by Romona Keveza and walked to the altar to India.Arie's "Ready for Love."

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Phillip Phillips, left, and Hannah Blackwell arrive at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 18, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

Phillip Phillips and Hannah Blackwell

Married: October 24

Where: Resora Plantation in Albany, Georgia

Guests: 250 close friends and family.

Trivia: The pair met almost seven years ago, and got engaged on Christmas, 2014. The celebration continued after the big event with a big Southern-style reception, People reported.

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Victor Garber and Rainer Andreesen

Married: Around Oct. 10

Where: Tofino, Canada

Guests: Unknown.

Trivia: The "Flash" star and the artist/model had been together for 16 years and eloped, revealing they had tied the knot in an Instagram on Andreesen's account that read, "YES WE DID! #justgotmarried #elopedintofino #canada @therealvictorgarber #after16years"

Fantasia Barrino and Kendall Taylor

Married: July 18

Where: On a yacht at Queens Landing, Mooresville, North Carolina

Guests: Unknown.

Trivia: The "American Idol" winner and the North Carolina businessman tied the knot in relative privacy, and most details that are known are courtesy Fantasia's Instagram page. Her ceremony was red, black and white themed and her makeup artist made the cake.

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CULVER CITY, CA - NOVEMBER 15: Actors Dave Abrams (L) and Jennie Garth (R) attend the 2nd Annual Save A Child's Heart Gala at Sony Pictures Studios on November 15, 2015 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)

Jennie Garth and Dave Abrams

Married: July 11

Where: Garth's ranch in Los Olivos, California, reported People.

Guests: 120 friends and family including Tori Spelling; Garth's daughters Luca (18), Lola (12) and Fiona (8) were the only wedding party members.

Trivia: The DIY-inspired outdoor ceremony and reception was complete with flowers from the bride's garden, antique doors and lace from her mom hanging in the open air. The pair had funny, emotional vows that included a promise to "watch the Golf Channel 24/7." The first dance was to "Angels" by The xx.

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Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild

Married: July 10

Where: Kensington Palace, London, U.K., reported E!

Guests: Paris Hilton (as maid of honor), Kathy Hilton, Chelsea Clinton, among others

Trivia: The bride wore a haute couture white Valentino wedding dress and veil that was as long as the dress train; mom and maid-of-honor wore blue periwinkle dresses. Reportedly it was a nondenominational ceremony that was performed by a woman. The event spanned three days and included cocktails at St. James' Spencer House, a black tie ceremony/reception and a casual lunch at the Oragery restaurant. The pair had been dating since 2011.

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