Jennifer Jason Leigh ties the knot

09/27/2005 at 06:22 PM ET

Director Noah Baumbach, whose works include Kicking and Screaming (1995) and Mr. Jealousy, has confirmed that he and actress Jennifer Jason Leigh were married on Labor Day weekend in Hollywood. This is the first marriage for both.

"I expect to be with her the rest of my life," Baumbach told People Magazine at the New York Film Festival premiere of his new film The Squid and the Whale.

The couple met  in 2001 while Jennifer was performing on Broadway in Proof.

Jennifer, 43, is best known for her roles in the classic Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Single White Female. Noah was a co-writer for 2004’s The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou.

Source:  People

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