Has Rita Ora confirmed 'dream wedding' to Taika Waititi?

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Rita Ora and Taika Waititi at 2022 EMAs
Rita Ora and Taika Waititi at 2022 EMAs
Kevin Mazur
  • Celebrities are known to keep things under the rug when it comes to their relationship and weddings.
  • Rita Ora was rumoured to have secretly tied the knot in London to Hollywood director Taika Waititi.
  • Now, the London singer has opened up about her dream wedding after hosting the EMAs with Taika this month.

According to reports, 32-year-old singer Rita Ora tied the knot with 47-year-old director Taika Waititi in a low-key ceremony this summer. Speaking in a new interview with Louis Theroux, which was filmed before her wedding, Rita revealed she always dreamed of getting married. 

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According to The Mirror, she said, "Getting engaged has definitely been a conversation. I'm happy. 

"Getting married is something I've dreamed of since I was a kid, and he definitely is a great human. He's awesome; I've reached a point where I'm very much contained and settled." Rita also added that she loves being in love. 

Meanwhile, Taika recently spoke about first meeting Rita through mutual friend Robert Pattinson. "We got to chatting, and for the next three-and-a-half years, we were just good mates. We were in different relationships, both of us." 

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And Taika joked that they "ruined" their good friendship by getting together. "It was a good friendship, and then we decided to ruin it." 

Rita and Taika started dating in March 2021 before going public with their romance.  

They got engaged in June, and although neither has confirmed it, it is believed they wed secretly in London in August. 

In recent months, both stars have been pictured with gold bands on their ring fingers.

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