Evidently, his wife who has ‘stuck beside him‘ through the short gigs, beating on drums in New York train stations to earn a buck, but yet has kept her word to remain loyal to her boo. And they solidified this commitment on Friday, October 7 in Los Angeles. I’m pretty sure it’s safe to assume she’s glad she stuck it out.
He met his long-time love back in 2016, when he was just a stage actor. And in 2019, right before the pandemic, the actor proposed to Nafeesa.
“We spent some quality time with our children and towards the end of the pandemic, I told her, I said, ‘Listen, I’m not trying to wait. We got to have this wedding, but I’m not trying to wait to have it,’” he said. “‘So can we just go down to this little spot, get married, go ahead and get my ring on my finger?’ She already had one. I wanted one on mine.”
After solidifying a wedding date, the couple lived apart due to Nicholson’s filming of P-Valley in Atlanta. According to Essence, the separation made their bond stronger.
The Pair Said ‘I do’ In Front Of About 150 Attendees
Moreover, they exchanged their vows in front of some famous friends, including; actor Lance Gross and his wife Rebecca, The Chi star Miriam A. Hyman and her partner, FX’s Kindred actress Sheria Irving, and Jerry O’Connell and his wife Rebecca Romijn. In addition to that, guests were entertained by a performance by singer Adrian Marcel.