This Week on I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding—Gregg and NeNe Say "I Do!"

NeNe Leakes Wedding Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Bravo TV

Each week we'll be chronicling the ups and downs on Bravo's I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding. From wedding planner snafus to prenup negotiations and bridesmaidzilla blowouts, tune into our recaps of the Real Housewives of Atlanta star's road to the altar.

Despite what felt like never-ending Bridesmaidzilla spats, pre-nup tension, and a last-minute wedding planner switch-up, we finally got to watch NeNe Leakes marry her man of fifteen years, Gregg Leakes, on last night's two-hour I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding season finale.

Of course, the road to the altar is a bit rocky—after all, it wouldn't be a NeNe Leakes wedding without some drama along the way!

For starters, NeNe is tasked with coordinating 50+ family members who flew into town, in addition to her normal pre-wedding errands. Take her aunt Nena, who travels from Athens, Georgia—without a dress. NeNe, being the generous niece that she is, takes her aunt dress shopping in between checking on the hotel and packaging guest gifts. Then, NeNe receives an email from her father telling her he won't be attending her wedding. This clearly breaks NeNe's heart (and subsequently, ours), especially after she went out of her way to ensure he has all of the luxury accommodations fit for the father of the bride.

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Next, it's time to lock down ceremony and reception logistics, NeNe nervously watches Tony Conway, her wedding planner, direct a team of 30 to hand fasten 60,000 crystals (yes, 60,000) for her reception space in just two days (not to mention hang the hundreds of gorgeous billowing flowers, white drapery, and what looks like more than 20 chandeliers).

Even as she gets pampered, her manager interrupts to break the news that instead of walking through the ornately decorated lobby, NeNe will have to sneak to her ceremony through the service elevator and then the Intercontinental's basement to avoid paparazzi. A defeated Leakes exclaims that dealing with these security concerns (which, we're thankful we'll never have to deal with) makes her feel like less and less of a bride.

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The one good thing to come from all the pre-wedding mayhem is Gregg's pre-nup surrender. After the rehearsal, he approaches his bride-to-be to tell her he made no changes to the contract she drafted. He says he's going "all in" and signs the document with compassion and trust. NeNe returns the favor with a gift of her own: A shiny new Rolex watch that makes Gregg tear up.

But after self-centered bridesmaid Marlo interrupts NeNe's makeup application to complain about her dress (does Marlo ever learn?), and a whole entourage helps NeNe shuffle her $58,000 gilded lace mermaid gown through hotel's kitchen, it's time for NeNe to walk down the aisle.

Friends like actress Viveca Fox and Bravolebrities Patti Stanger and Kim Zolciak await as NeNe's white-washed bridesmaids glide down the aisle. But the real processional all-stars are NeNe and Gregg's dog in a tux, and NeNe's granddaughter (the reality stars' friends call her "Glammom" instead of grandma).

When all but one bridesmaid is left, NeNe nearly faints. Luckily, a sip of water revives the Atlanta Housewife and she walks down her fantasy-filled Old Hollywood glam aisle flanked by her two sons. After all, she's never one to shy away from a grand entrance!

NeNe Leakes Wedding Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Bravo TV

The ceremony was extremely touching (especially for a Bravo TV special). As TV personality Judge Mathis asks Gregg whether he'll take NeNe to be his wife, he rushes in a quick and emphatic "Yes!" before the officiant even finishes. As the judge rattles the commitments off his list, Gregg responds to each with a hurried "yes" or "I will."

When the tables are turned on NeNe, she makes all of her guests laugh as she recites the vows in true NeNe Leakes fashion. Instead of "For richer or for poorer," NeNe recites back, "For richer or richer," to which Gregg high-fives his bride.

NeNe Leakes Wedding Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Bravo TV

After the vows, the Leakes surprise their guests with the Atlanta "Seeit" gospel choir. Then, Gregg stops the ceremony right before the two are pronounced husband and wife to exclaim one more how much he loves his bride (watch the tear-jerking proclamation, below!).

The two seal the deal with not one or two, but more than three kisses. NeNe then recedes in her gold beaded mermaid gown and crystal headpiece and heads back upstairs to change into a different shimmering sheath with a sheer lace bodice and smaller crystal headband.

NeNe Leakes Wedding Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Bravo TV

At the reception, NeNe doesn't hold back on the dance floor. For their first dance, the newly-minted Mr. and Mrs. hold each other tenderly as singer Fantasia croons Stevie Wonder's hit song "I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever)."

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Of course, NeNe changes a third time (because why have two wedding dresses when you can have three?), this time into a short white sequin shift. Gregg and his groomsmen recite a poem (while on their knees!) for NeNe all about Gregg's love for his new wife. The occasion is so joyous that even the two enemy bridesmaids, Marlo and Diana, team up to drunkenly stumble into the bridal suite to spread rose petals for the newly married couple. As they giggle and do impressions of the couple, they realize they're actually getting along and hilariously say, "We're bonding, is it because we're intoxicated?" We'll never know.

We're so thrilled that NeNe got the Hollywood glam wedding of her dreams. Check out some more of the Leakes' wedding photos (including a cute snap of the bridesmaid's red-soled Christian Louboutin's and the couple's humongous wedding cake), below.

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Photo: Courtesy of Bravo TV

Congrats to the happy couple!

—Lauren Frankfort

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