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Alicia Vikander's Friends "Kidnapped" the Actress Ahead of Her Bachelorette Party in Paris

The Lara Croft actress and her closest friends spent 24 hours in the City of Lights prior to tying the knot.

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Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender
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It's not every day that we hear details about Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender's Ibiza wedding. In fact, the couple has remained tight-lipped about the intimate ceremony, which took place in October 2017. The Lara Croft actress, however, just told Marie Claire about a special (and impromptu!) pre-wedding event that took place shortly before the star exchanged vows.

 

"I was [in Paris] for the Louis Vuitton show and suddenly got a text that says, 'Go out. We need you right now.' [My friends] kidnapped me for 24 hours!" she said of her bachelorette party. While she didn't go into further detail about the pre-wedding celebration or her and Fassbender's big day, she did hint at the nature of their relationship. "I'm a big romantic, and I always have been," the actress continued.

 

Related: Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander Are Honeymooning in Italy

 

In an interview with Vogue, Vikander also opened up about how she feels about being married: "I feel I'm more happy and content than I've ever been," Vikander revealed. The couple reportedly exchanged vows at Ibiza's La Grangja farmstead resort, surrounded by a small group of family and friends. Paparazzi photographs showed the group at what appeared to be a post-wedding brunch; Vikander donned a white sundress and heart-shaped glasses for the occasion and flashed a gold wedding band, which matched Fassbender's. 

 

She and her now-husband met in 2014, on the set of their film The Light Between Oceans—they played each other's spouses onscreen, which cultivated a real-life romance. Rumors of their relationship circulated for nearly two years before the notoriously-private twosome confirmed the speculations. They stepped out as an official item at the 2016 Golden Globes and shared a kiss at the Academy Awards, after Vikander took home the Best Supporting Actress trophy for her role in The Danish Girl