Sofia Coppola to Marry Singer Thomas Mars in Italy Later This Month
Mon, 08 Aug 2011 09:12:04
Bellissima! Filmmaker Sofia Coppola will marry singer Thomas Mars on the historic grounds of the picturesque Palazzo Margherita in southern Italy later this month.
The director (who is part of the Coppola acting/directing dynasty) and the frontman of the band Phoenix will wed in a civil ceremony on August 27th. The vows will be exchanged on her dad Francis Ford Coppola’s lavish estate in the small village of Bernalda!
Francis Ford Coppola’s great nephew Gaetano Russo told WWD that “The ceremony will mark the end of renovations at the palace, which will soon be inaugurated as a resort, open to the public.”
The wedding will also include screenings of scenes from films by both Sofia and her famous father on the walls of 10 buildings around Bernalda.
Coppola and Mars have two young daughters. She as previously married to director Spike Jonze.
What is your favorite Sofia Coppola film?