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Kerry Washington and 49ers' Nnamdi Asomugha are married

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Kerry Washington is married! And who knew she was even dating!

The "Scandal" star and San Francisco 49ers cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha were wed June 24 in Idaho, according to a marriage certificate obtained by E! News. A source told the website the couple had been dating for a year.

Signatures from Washington's parents in the witness part of the document indicate family was there; the groom's sister, minister Chisaraukwu Asomugha of Silver Spring, Md., was the officiant. 

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Washington had checked out temporarily on Twitter on June 19, telling her nearly 1 million avid followers, "Tweeples! Im taking a tweet break WHAT?!..Yup! U will NOT hear from me 4 a month, but know that Im thinking of u #Gladiators w/much LUV!"

She was, however, lured out of hiding — which we assume is actually honeymooning — to thank fans after winning a best actress trophy at the BET Awards on June 30.

"Im STILL on vacay & twitter hiatus but...I COULDNT RESIST THANKING U ALL! So gr8ful 4 @BETAwards win! Thx 4 VOTING! BEST FANS EVER!," she wrote on Monday.

Way to keep a secret, lady!

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