Events

Lisa Raye Gets Married

TV celebrity and American showbiz icon, Lisa Raye got married on April 8 to her beau, the Chief Minister of the Turks and Caicos Island, Dr. Michael Misick. The wedding ceremony commenced on 8 April, after a four-month delay. The All of Us star, had an elaborate wedding reception at the Amanyara Resort situated in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos.

Wedding invitations to the Lisa Raye wedding were sent to her sitcom co-star Dwayne Martin and his wife, Tisha, Miami hip-hop artist Trina, and actress Jasmine Guy. The bridal party also included long-standing friend Vivica A. Fox, her half-sister, Shawntae Harris better known as rap artist, Da Brat.

The bridal attire consisted of an ivory wedding dress with a set of beautifully adorned wedding accessories, and the groom was in a black- and-white tuxedo. The bridesmaids were dressed in white. Among the groom's men, Obie Wilchcombe, Minister of Tourism of the Bahamas, was present along with Pop artist Randy Jackson.

The pair had first met at the Trumpet Awards, Atlanta in 2005, and had originally decided to marry on the 28th of December. The wedding could not take place because of problems with wedding arrangements.

When it did take place, the Lisa Raye wedding was attended by 300 guests and dignitaries, amongst which 35 were flown in. They were fortunate enough to attend the bridal shower and were given VIP accommodation. However, rumors went around that the prime minister was in mild accommodation crisis for his guests!