Dancing with the Stars co-host Brooke Burke and former Baywatch star David Charvet have gotten married! The couple have been engaged since August 2006 and decided that it was time to knot, their reps confirmed to People. They have been an item since 2005.
Both 39-year-olds are currently have two children together: daughter Heaven Rain, 4, and son Shaya Braven, 3. In addition, Brooke has two daughters from a previous relationship with Garth Fisher, whom she divorced in 2005.
This morning on Twitter, she tweeted to her followers before the news was revealed that she had “big news to share”. The couple got married Friday night at a yacht in St. Barts, according to Life & Style.
The former Dancing with the Stars contestant posted in a blog entry why she decided to take their relationship to the next step. “We started talking about why to do it at this point in our relationship,” Burke blogged in May of last year. “‘Do you want forever?’ David asked. ‘Yes, I need forever,’ I said. It was just that simple. I would like to have a husband.”
After the announcement surfaced online, Charvet thanked his followers for all their support. “Want to thank everyone for their support,” Charvet said Saturday. “It has been a great day!”
As for the day after their wedding, Brooke tweeted Saturday evening that they are spending time with their kids. “Chilling in our room tonight, very mellow. I’m making dinner for the kids. It’s taken us 5 days to unwind,” she said. “OTT is on ice, friends are coming over for drinks. French apps, my fav!!!”, she added.