• KERRY & NNAMDI photo | Kerry Washington, Nnamdi Asomugha

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Published: Monday December 15, 2014 15:00 PM EST

2014

KERRY & NNAMDI

"What?!" That was the collective remark uttered by fans of Scandal star Washington when news broke July 3, 2013, that she'd married San Francisco 49ers cornerback Asomugha in Idaho on June 24. Not only did the actress manage to keep her wedding a secret, but her relationship was under wraps, as well: She'd apparently dated the footballer for nearly a year before tying the knot.