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Last Updated: Monday, 5 May, 2003, 09:08 GMT 10:08 UK
Friends star weds in Hawaii
Matt Le Blanc (top left), David Schwimmer, Courteney Cox, Matt Perry and Jennifer Aniston
The Friends cast are global stars

Friends star Matt Le Blanc has married his long-term partner, British model Melissa McKnight, in Kauai, Hawaii.

Le Blanc, who plays commitment-phobic Joey in the popular US sitcom, exchanged vows with his bride in a sunset ceremony on the island.

Friends' co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow and David Schwimmer were present at the ceremony.

The sixth star of the series, Matt Perry, was not present and is currently performing on the West End stage, London, in David Mamet's play Sexual Perversity in Chicago.

Other stars present at the ceremony included Aniston's husband Brad Pitt and film star Gwyneth Paltrow, according to reports.

The ceremony took place overlooking exclusive Anini Beach along a 12-acre cliffside property.

LeBlanc dressed in a dark suit with a white lei garland and his bride wore a long white gown.

The final series of Friends starts filming in September, with each of the stars earning a reported 800,000 per episode.

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