Johnny Vegas weds

Johnny Vegas pictured at the Citadel. He has just celebrated getting married to his girlfriend in Spain.
Johnny Vegas pictured at the Citadel. He has just celebrated getting married to his girlfriend in Spain.

JOHNNY Vegas has married his girlfriend of two years at a small ceremony in Spain.

The St Helens funnyman tied the knot with PR consultant Maia Dunphy, 34, earlier this month, his spokeswoman confirmed.

The couple are were wed in front of 120 guests at a country estate outside Seville.

Johnny’s widening portfolio of work has continued to grow over the past two years.

His growing reputation as a writer of comedy has been paired with a some fine work as a serious actor.

The star of popular sit-com Benidorm won rave reviews for his performance in a starred in a TV adaption of Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard.

Johnny, 39, divorced Kitty Donnelly after a two-year marriage. The pair, who wed in San Francisco in 2002 following a whirlwind romance, have a seven-year-old son, Michael.